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Ready Readers: Creature Club

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Let’s practice reading and meet cool animals! Get a free book that we will read together and meet an animal ambassador from Kalamazoo Nature Center! For grades 1-3. Registration required. Ready Readers Creature Club, 04/16 (1) Full Name(Required) Email Phone Number of Children Attending(Required)Please List Their Ages(Required) AccommodationsPlease let us know if you require accommodations […]

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Party

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Celebrate reading and learning! Don’t miss the ultra-special-fantastic storytime performance, balloons and a book giveaway! For ages 18 months to five years old.

Creativebug Crafts for Adults – Make a Book Safe

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Please note: this program has been rescheduled due to illness. Learn how to create a book safe by hollowing out a real book to create a secret spot for your treasures! Registration required. var gform;gform||(document.addEventListener("gform_main_scripts_loaded",function(){gform.scriptsLoaded=!0}),window.addEventListener("DOMContentLoaded",function(){gform.domLoaded=!0}),gform={domLoaded:!1,scriptsLoaded:!1,initializeOnLoaded:function(o){gform.domLoaded&&gform.scriptsLoaded?o():!gform.domLoaded&&gform.scriptsLoaded?window.addEventListener("DOMContentLoaded",o):document.addEventListener("gform_main_scripts_loaded",o)},hooks:{action:{},filter:{}},addAction:function(o,n,r,t){gform.addHook("action",o,n,r,t)},addFilter:function(o,n,r,t){gform.addHook("filter",o,n,r,t)},doAction:function(o){gform.doHook("action",o,arguments)},applyFilters:function(o){return gform.doHook("filter",o,arguments)},removeAction:function(o,n){gform.removeHook("action",o,n)},removeFilter:function(o,n,r){gform.removeHook("filter",o,n,r)},addHook:function(o,n,r,t,i){null==gform.hooks&&(gform.hooks=;null==i&&(i=n+"_"+e.length),gform.hooks.push({tag:i,callable:r,priority:t=null==t?10:t})},doHook:function(n,o,r){var t;if(r=Array.prototype.slice.call(r,1),null!=gform.hooks&&((o=gform.hooks).sort(function(o,n){return o.priority-n.priority}),o.forEach(function(o){"function"!=typeof(t=o.callable)&&(t=window),"action"==n?t.apply(null,r):r=t.apply(null,r)})),"filter"==n)return r},removeHook:function(o,n,t,i){var r;null!=gform.hooks&&(r=(r=gform.hooks).filter(function(o,n,r){return!!(null!=i&&i!=o.tag||null!=t&&t!=o.priority)}),gform.hooks=r)}}); WAITING LIST for Creativebug Crafts for Adults – Make a Book Safe, 04/01 Registration for […]

Future Veterinarian Career Exploration with Dr. Turnera Croom

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Join retired Army Veterinary Major Dr. Turnera Croom and her team to explore animal habitats, enrichment, feeding habits, and examine X-rays of various animal species. Don’t miss this opportunity to interact with live animals and learn about animal compassion and understanding. Each participant will get a “Future Vet” coloring book and stethoscope. Registration required. Participation […]

Just For Fun Magic Show!

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Come into Eastwood during spring break and enjoy a show that is fun for the whole family! Amazing magic, dazzling juggling, wacky stunts, and LOTS of audience participation highlight this exciting show.

Confections with Convictions

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Talk about chocolate and social impact with Dale Anderson, owner of local fair-trade chocolate shop Confections with Convictions. Sample sweet treats and learn about their mission and the origins and process of their handmade, artisanal products. Space limited. This event may have products exposed to tree nuts. Registration required. Registration for this event has reached […]

Senior Citizen Breakfast

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Special guest Rootead will provide music, rhythm and movement, and guide us on self-care, personal well-being, and inner peace to help lead a healthier lifestyle. Breakfast and beverages will be provided.

Ready Readers Creature Club

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Let’s practice reading and meet cool animals! Get a free book that we will read together and meet an animal ambassador from Kalamazoo Nature Center! For grades 1-3. Registration required. Ready Readers Creature Club, 03/19 (1) Full Name(Required) Email Phone Number of Children Attending(Required)Please List Their Ages(Required) AccommodationsPlease let us know if you require accommodations […]

Musical Storybooks: They All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Perfect for preschoolers! This story explores different ways to see and hear the world, accompanied by a string quartet from the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra.

Senior Citizen Breakfast

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Join us for a tasty breakfast and a hot cup of coffee while sharing information and planning events at Eastwood Branch Library!

Silent Disco Party Honoring Michael Jackson

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Celebrate the 2024 theme of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History, “African American and the Arts,” with a silent disco presented by DJ Conscious in honor of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. Refreshments will be provided.

Celebrating Black Art

EAS/Community Room 1112 Gayle, Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Come create your own paintings inspired by Black artists, and learn a little bit about them too! No registration is required. While supplies last. Art: Wadsworth Aikens Jarrel, Three Queens, 1971. Courtesy Detroit Institute of Arts.

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