Permission to Get Weird — Fun and Accessible Design and Communication

ONEplace@KPL Online Events

What inspires and motivates you? How do you communicate these ideas and connect to the people you want to serve and partner with? Get real, collaborate, explore, get weird, and discuss vulnerable methods to reach your audience with fun, accessible, and consistent design and messaging. This virtual workshop is designed and facilitated by Chafe Hensley, […]

Anime in the Afternoon

CEN/Teen Studio 315 S Rose St, Kalamazoo, MI

We’ve rebranded! Comic Book Club is now Anime in the Afternoon. Come hang out with other manga, and comics book fans; chat about what we’re reading, watch some anime, eat […]

Birds and Coffee Chat Online

Kellogg Bird Sanctuary 2685 East C Avenue, Augusta, MI

Discussion of gulls spotted in Michigan, 10 a.m. Feb. 8; registration required.

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Presents Craft Music

Bell’s Eccentric Cafe 355 E Kalamazoo Ave, Kalamazoo, MI

Explore the world with just one flight…of beer! Join Craft Music to hear Kalamazoo Symphony musicians perform music from around the world.


Peace During War

WSQ/Community Room 1244 Portage Street, Kalamazoo, MI

KPL is proud to announce our new partnership with Peace During War, a local nonprofit run by Michael Wilder and Yafinceio Harris, long-time Kalamazoo residents. This intrepid organization aims to reduce gun-related violence by building community, specifically by reaching at-risk youths. Their stories are powerful and poignant. As part of the Tough Topics engagement series, […]

Mindfulness Yoga

Kalamazoo Nature Center 7000 N. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo, MI

Enjoy a relaxing session of yoga with meditation and mindfulness experiences, 6–7 p.m. Feb. 8; registration required.

Adult Reading Challenge Great Books Discussion

WSQ/Community Room 1244 Portage Street, Kalamazoo, MI

Did you read a great book and want to share it with others? Or are you interested in hearing about great books you don’t want to miss? If so, join us in celebrating the Winter Adult Reading Challenge with a discussion of our favorite books at the cozy Washington Square Branch. Come ready to share […]

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