June 2016
Welcome to KDL's early literacy newsletter!

Click on the links below for fun early literacy activities 
that help kids get ready to read.

View and print our Early Literacy Calendar.
See the schedule of programs for families and young children and storytimes.
Find the KDL branch nearest you.
Stay Strong with Summer Reading!   
June 6 marked the official start to summer reading and programs at KDL. Register to participate and track your reading progress online or stop in your local KDL branch to sign-up. From babies to adults, everyone in your family can join in the fun!


  Summer Storytimes

Summer is the perfect time to attend one of our storytime programs! From babytime to family storytime, we have programs for every age. Want to know more? Check out the storytime videos on our Youtube channel, now in English and Spanish.
Summer Crafting with Fruits and Veggies

 Make use of old fruits and veggies by turning them into natural stamps. Apples, oranges, limes and carrots can all be given new life through this fun project that helps develop gross motor skills in little hands.

Summer Reading Booklists


 We have books for everyone this summer: Check out our recommended reading for youth, including lists for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.


Kent District Library | 814 West River Center Dr. | Comstock Park | MI | 49321