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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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  • 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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  • Library @ Your Door

    Unable to visit the library? The library can come to you! Librarians will select and deliver materials to those unable to visit on their own due to permanent or temporary injury or illness. Contact us for more information or to request an application.

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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.

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  • Zinio: The World's Largest Newsstand

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

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

    Go To Zinio!

Library News

  • April 27 - 29: Friends of KFL Spring Book Sale
    April 27 – 29: Friends of KFL Spring Book Sale
    The Friends of Kent Free Library will hold a book sale in the Carnegie section of the library on April 27 – 29. Fiction and all subjects of non-fiction books for children, teens, and adults will be sold, as well as CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks. Youth books are 50 cents,...
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  • Saturday, May 13 at 11:00 am: Open Music Concert
    Saturday, May 13 at 11:00 am: Open Music Concert
    Students, age 17 and under, currently enrolled in music lessons, may sign up to play a short piece in a public concert at the library. All skills levels are encouraged to participate. A piano will be available for student’s use. Registration is required and begins on May 6. Space is...
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  • Pet Supply Drive for Portage APL
    Pet Supply Drive for Portage APL
    May is National Pet Month and we are honoring our four-legged family members. Join us all month long for the festivities! All month we are collecting much needed supplies for the Portage APL. The Portage Animal Protective League is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, dedicated to the care and welfare of...
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  • Saturday, May 6 at 11:00 am: Flower Hour
    Saturday, May 6 at 11:00 am: Flower Hour
    Families with children ages 5-12 are invited to make a fun flower craft on Saturday, May 6 at 11:00 am. Using all kinds of materials, families can create blooms that will never wilt. Give them as gifts or use them as decorations for year-round cheer. Registration is required by calling...
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Kids

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Adults

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Ebooks

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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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