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Library Holiday Hours

The library will close at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26 and remain closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27.  The library will reopen with regular hours on Friday, November 28. For  the Christmas holiday, the library will be closed on Wednesday, December 24 and Thursday, December 25, and similarly […]

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Free Celtic Holiday Concert by Akron Ceili Band

On Sunday, December 7 at 2 pm at the Kent Free Library, bring the family for enjoy a free all-ages concert by the Akron Ceili Band. These local musicians perform Celtic renditions of holiday songs and traditional Irish tunes with a unique and lively sound that is all their own. […]

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December Youth Services Programs Announced

December Youth Services Programs Announced

Get into the holiday spirit with our great line up of holiday programs for kids! Music With Mr. Jim Tuesdays December 2, 9 and 16 at 10:30 am For children of all ages with an adult. Pick up your boarding pass at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the program […]

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The Bubble Lady Visits!

Kids of all ages are invited to the library on Saturday, November 22 at 11:00 am to watch the Bubble Lady and her wonderful world of bubbles. No registration is required for this free program, but space is limited. Stop by the desk in the DuBois Children’s Reading Room 30 […]

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Free Concert by Guitarist Philip Logan

Enjoy a free concert on Sunday, November 16, 2:00 pm by guitarist and University of Akron music student Philip Logan.  Logan was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida where he began his musical studies at a young age. He was accepted to Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, named by […]

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What’s Adoption All About? FAQ Drop In

Family Adoption Consultants, an adoption agency with offices in Kent, will have representatives available to answer your questions about adoption on Monday, November 10 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm at the Kent Free Library.  In Ohio alone, there are over 2500 children without a family to call their own. Stop […]

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Healing Power of Our Voice with Pilar Farnsworth

Join Pilar Farnsworth on Tuesday, November 4, at 7:00 for a meditative class that will explore using your voice to connect to your inner sounds.  Practice breath-work, movement, guided imagery, chanting, toning exercises, and mantra. Farnsworth will also explore brain synchronization and chakra attunements through the use of the solfeggio […]

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Free Concert of Klezmer Music

Enjoy a free concert of traditional East European and Jewish music on Sunday, November 2 at 2:30 p.m. Violinist Steven Greenman and accordian player Walt Mahovlich are known for their passionate performances of folk music combined with virtuoso flair and technical precision. No Registration required for this all-ages program. Stop […]

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New Afternoon Book Club Meets This Month

Come check out our newest book club on Wednesday, October 29 at 3:00 pm and discuss Rooms by Lauren Oliver.  Led by Adult Services Librarian Jane Whitehurst, the aptly named Last Wednesday Book Club will meet the last Wednesday of each month at 3:00 pm to discuss a variety of […]

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Free Concert by Mustache Yourself!

All ages are welcome to attend a free concert by local gypsy jazz quartet Moustache Yourself! on Sunday, October 19 at 2 p.m. at the Kent Free Library. Enjoy an afternoon with this returning favorite’s unique, energetic, highly infectious mix of jazz with “Gypsy” flavor. No Registration required. Stop at […]

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Kent Free Library
312 West Main Street
Kent, OH 44240

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