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The Light of Home: Women in Victorian Society

On Monday, May 4 at 6:30 pm join Laura Loew from Lost in the Past for a fascinating program at the Kent Free Library about the life of Victorian women. A Victorian woman’s work was never done. Learn about family life, social customs, fashions and more. Loew will also bring […]

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Free Comic Book Day

Kent Free Library joins forces with Off the Wagon to host an all-ages Free Comic Book Day program on Saturday, May 2 from 11 – 12 pm!  On Free Comic Book Day, participating comic book shops around the world give away comic books! Get your free comic book (while supplies […]

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Library Seeks Teen Volunteers for Summer

The library has summer volunteer positions available for teens who will be entering grades 9 to 12 next fall. An informational meeting will be held Tuesday, April 28 at 7:00 pm. Teen volunteers will assist with the Summer Reading Program by registering participants, checking reading records, preparing materials for crafts, […]

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Free Concert with Stopper Quartet

Kent State University’s Stopper Quartet performs a free, all-ages concert of classical music at the Kent Free Library on Sunday, April 26 at 2:00 pm. The accomplished members of this group are Mingyuan Song, Wong Tak-Kin, Man Wing-Sun, and Vincent Leung. Violinist Mingyuan Song studied at Tianjin Conservatory of Music […]

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Regina Brett Presentation, Book Signing

Bestselling author and popular Cleveland Plain Dealer columnist Regina Brett will discuss her latest book of essays, God Is Always Hiring: 50 Lessons for Finding Fulfilling Work on Thursday, April 23 at 7:00 pm. In this inspiring collection, Brett focuses on how we relate to our work, or lack of […]

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Easy Lazy Food Gardening with Kent Food Not Lawns

The Kent Free Library begins a series of monthly programs focusing on backyard gardening with a presentation by Don Abbott of Kent Food Not Lawns on Wednesday, April 22 at 7:00 pm. Abbott, a gardener, educator, and blogger, says that the biggest complaint most people have about gardening is that […]

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Pete the Cat Party

Families with children ages 3-12 years old who love Pete the Cat, the inspiration for author and artist James Dean’s popular books, is invited to a party at the Kent Free Library on Saturday, April 18 at 11:00 am. Celebrate everyone’s favorite blue cat with crafts, games and more. Registration […]

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Student Musicians Sought for Concert

The Kent Free Library will host an Open Music Concert on Saturday, April 11 at 11:00 am. Students ages 17 and under who are currently taking musical instrument lessons may sign up to play. All skill levels are encouraged to participate and each student should prepare one or two short […]

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Spelling to Recovery: Tony Suschil’s Journey from Stroke to the National Spelling Bee Competition

The library and the Kent Area Orthography Society (KAOS) invite the community to an inspirational free presentation by spelling bee competitor and stroke survivor Tony Suschil on Friday, April 10 at 1 p.m. in the library’s meeting room. After suffering a massive stroke in July of 2010, Suschil spent 6 […]

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The Tao of Qi with Pilar Farnsworth

Pilar Farnsworth returns to the library on Wednesday, April 8, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. to offer patrons a unique experiential workshop. “The Tao of Qi” is inspired by philosophical underpinnings of ancient Chinese wisdom and is choreographed in artistic ways of imagery, movement, voice and breath. Farnsworth will lead the […]

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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