Spring Break Staycation: April 1 - 6

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Book your Spring Break Staycation at KPL!

You don’t need to pack your bags for a spring break adventure with the family; just pack up the kids and head over to your local library for some fun and FREE programs!

For some events(*) space is limited; a free ticket is required. Pick up FREE ticket at host location starting one week before event; one ticket per person. Call location with any questions.

Monday, April 1

 

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April 1, 9 am - 9 pm, Central Library

Peep Book Diorama Contest

Vote for your favorite Peep diorama, on display all week in the Central Library Children's Room. Winners will be announced on Monday, April 8. more... 

 

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April 1, 1 pm & 2:30 pm, Oshtemo Branch Library

Binder Park Zoomobile*

Zoom on over to the library and get up close and personal with animals from the Binder Park Zoo. Limited seating; FREE ticket required. more... 

 

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April 1, 3 pm - 5 pm, Washington Square Branch Library

Spring Fling Crafts

Calling all young makers and DIY lovers! Our craft supplies will be out and available so you can create to your heart's content. more...

 

Tuesday, April 2

 

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April 2, 9 am - 9 pm, Central Library

Peep Book Diorama Contest

Vote for your favorite Peep diorama, on display all week in the Central Library Children's Room. Winners will be announced on Monday, April 8. more... 

 

Wednesday, April 3

 

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April 3, 9 am - 9 pm, Central Library

Peep Book Diorama Contest

Vote for your favorite Peep diorama, on display all week in the Central Library Children's Room. Winners will be announced on Monday, April 8. more... 

 

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April 3, 11 am - 12 pm, Central Library

Western Dance Project

Marvel at a stunning modern dance performance by WMU students in the library’s dramatic rotunda. All ages! more...

 

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April 3, 2 pm, Central Library

Movie & Popcorn: Life of Pi

Looking for a fun, family outing that won't break the bank? Enjoy a cool movie with some yummy popcorn at the library. more...

 

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April 3, 3 pm - 4 pm, Powell Branch Library

Mad Science*

Investigate the wonders of science in this interactive show with Mad Science of Greater Kalamazoo! FREE ticket required. All ages welcome. more...

 

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April 3, 3 pm - 5 pm, Powell Branch Library

Spring Fling Crafts

Calling all young makers and DIY lovers! Our craft supplies will be out and available so you can create to your heart's content. more...

 

Thursday, April 4

 

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April 4, 9 am - 9 pm, Central Library

Peep Book Diorama Contest

Vote for your favorite Peep diorama, on display all week in the Central Library Children's Room. Winners will be announced on Monday, April 8. more... 

 

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April 4, 2 pm - 3 pm, Eastwood Branch Library

Ferret Fun!*

Meet LIVE ferrets and learn about their care and keeping with Dee Gage! Limited seating; FREE ticket required. more... 

 

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April 4, 3 pm - 5 pm, Eastwood Branch Library

Spring Fling Crafts

Calling all young makers and DIY lovers! Our craft supplies will be out and available so you can create to your heart's content. more...

 

Friday, April 5

 

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April 5, 9 am - 6 pm, Central Library

Peep Book Diorama Contest

Vote for your favorite Peep diorama, on display all week in the Central Library Children's Room. Winners will be announced on Monday, April 8. more... 

 

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April 5, 2 pm, Powell Branch Library

Movie & Popcorn: Thunderstruck

Looking for a fun, family outing that won't break the bank? Enjoy a cool movie with some yummy popcorn at the library. more...

 

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April 5, 2 pm, Oshtemo Branch Library

Movie & Popcorn: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

Looking for a fun, family outing that won't break the bank? Enjoy a cool movie with some yummy popcorn at the library. more...

 

Saturday, April 6

 

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April 6, 9 am - 5 pm, Central Library

Peep Book Diorama Contest

Vote for your favorite Peep diorama, on display all week in the Central Library Children's Room. Winners will be announced on Monday, April 8. more... 

 

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April 6, 10:30 am - 11:30 am, Oshtemo Branch Library

LEGO at the Library

Build, create, race, inspire, and imagine with other Lego fans. Bricks provided, from Duplo to expert builder. All ages. more...

 

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April 6, 2 pm - 4 pm, Central Library

First Saturday @ KPL

Take your family to the library for fun activities on the first Saturday of every month! more...

 

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April 6, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, Central Library

Benjammin and Analisa Family Concert*

Move, play, and sing with local musicians, Benjammin and Analisa Gauthier! Limited seating; FREE ticket required. more...