Contact Us: 330.673.4414

Library Closes for Labor Day

In observance of Labor Day, the library will be closed on Monday, September 2. The library will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, September 3 at 9:00 am. As always when the library is closed, book drops at the drive through window and to the left of the parking lot […]

Read more

Story Times Resume in September

The Youth Services Fall 2014 Story Time session begins Monday, September 15.  No registration is required for the ten week session. Pick up boarding passes at the desk in the DuBois Children’s Reading Room upon arrival up to 30 minutes story time begins.  Space is limited to 50 people per […]

Read more

NEOMED Presents: Obesity, Physical Activity and the Brain . . . and Zombies

Sign up now for another great program by NEOMED at the Kent Free Library on Monday, September 8, at 6:30 pm! Have you ever wondered why some people gain weight and others don’t?  Or why zombies eat such a high fat diet of brains, but you never see an obese […]

Read more

New “Book a Librarian” Service Begins in September

Starting in September, you can “Book a Librarian” to work with you one-on-one on your research questions or technology training needs.  Appointments are up to one hour long and need to be arranged in advance by calling the Information Desk. What We Can Help You With:* Setting up an email […]

Read more

New Photocopiers with Scanning

The library is pleased to announce that we have replaced our public photocopiers with three new, easy to use machines. Two copiers are located next to the Check Out Desk on the first floor in the Copy Center; one is on the second floor in the computer lab. Black and […]

Read more

A Hard Day’s Night with Beatles Scholar Aaron Krerowicz

We are pleased to welcome back Beatles scholar Aaron Krerowicz on Sunday, August 17 at 2 p.m. for a program to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the film A Hard Day’s Night. The only Beatles album to feature exclusively Lennon/McCartney songs, A Hard Day’s Night is both the product of […]

Read more

Signups Underway for Antique Appraisal Program

Find out whether your family heirloom actually is worth a fortune when auctioneer and appraiser Jeff Byce visits the Kent Free Library on Tuesday, September 23 at 5:30 pm. Register now by calling the Information Desk at 330.673.4414 to be among the limited number of antique owners invited to bring […]

Read more

Songwriters Perform Free Concert

Throughout July, seven local songwriters have been meeting and working weekly with teacher and musician Mick Rogers at the Kent Free Library. On Sunday, August 10 at 2 p.m., the public is invited to the library to hear the original pieces composed during this workshop. According to Rogers, the participants […]

Read more

Art of Living Well: Hospice Cares

Do you have questions or are interested in learning more about what hospice care can provide to your family? On Monday, August 11 at 7:00 pm, come to a free informational program. Bernadette Thomas, Coordinator of Robinson Memorial Hospital’s Hospice Volunteer Services, and Leigh Herington, former State Senator and Hospice […]

Read more

Glauser String Quartet Performs Free Concert

Enjoy a free concert by Kent State University’s Glauser String Quartet on Sunday, July 27, 2:00 pm in the library’s meeting room. The ensemble will be performing Haydn String Quartet No. 63 in B flat Major, Op. 76, No.4;Bartok String Quartet No. 2 Op. 17, Sz 67; and Mendelssohn String Quartet No. […]

Read more
Page 1 of 812345...Last »

Find Us:

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