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  • Friends of Kent Free Library

    The Friends is a volunteer organization that supports the Kent Free Library. Meetings are held the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm in the meeting room, and weekly volunteer opportunities are available.

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  • Hoopla

    KFL now offers Hoopla, a new e-platform that allows our patrons to borrow thousands of digital video, music, graphic novel, audiobook, and ebook titles which can be enjoyed on a smartphone, a tablet, or a desktop computer.

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  • Freegal

    Free and legal music downloads.

    With a Kent Free Library card, users may download three songs each week and they are yours to keep. Freegal also has music videos available to download. In addition, library card holders may now stream up to 3 hours of music per week. Look for the Freegal app for you smartphone or device.

    Find Freegal Here
  • RB Digital: The World's Largest Newsstand

    Instantly view digital magazines on most Internet-enabled devices inside or outside of the library. (Formerly Zinio)

    Zinio digitally recreates a magazine page for page, including full color pictures, and can be “flipped through” or searched easily.

    Go To RB Digital!

Library News

  • May is National Pet Month
    May is National Pet Month
    May is National Pet Month, and the Kent Free Library is honoring four-legged family members.  All month, drop off supplies at the Information Desk for the Portage Animal Protective League, which is dedicated to the care and welfare of abused, abandoned, sick, and injured animals.  Check out the wish list for...
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  • Thursday, June 7: Rock and Roll Dance Party
    Thursday, June 7: Rock and Roll Dance Party
    Are you ready to ROCK at the library?  Come with your dancing shoes on for a Rock & Roll dance party, where we will listen and move to new and old rock songs.  Each dance party will last 45 minutes. Families with toddlers through age 5 dance at 10:30 am....
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  • Tuesday, May 29: Summer Story Time Session Begins
    Tuesday, May 29: Summer Story Time Session Begins
    The Kent Free Library’s 9-week Summer Story Time Session begins Tuesday, May 29. Eight different story times will be offered for babies, preschoolers, and toddlers, and several story times are geared for all ages. Story Times are led by professional librarians, all of whom have been trained in early childhood...
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  • Thursday, May 24: Summer Reading Program Begins
    Thursday, May 24: Summer Reading Program Begins
    Registration for our 2018 Summer Reading Program “Libraries Rock” begins Thursday, May 24 in the children’s room. Upon registering for the program, participants will receive an official reading record to use to track the reading they complete throughout the summer. Reading time is recorded in 15-minute increments, and participants will...
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Kids

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Adults

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Ebooks

Access e-book collections and instructions for downloading to various devices here.

Services

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Find Us:

Kent Free Library
312 West Main Street
Kent, OH 44240
330.673.4414
[email protected]
www.kentfreelibrary.org

Library Hours:

Monday 9:00-9:00
Tuesday 9:00-9:00
Wednesday 9:00-9:00
Thursday 9:00-9:00
Fridays 9:00-6:00
Saturday 9:00-5:00
Sundays 1:00-5:00

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