Teen Book Boxes

Register online to receive a November Teen Book Box with a fantasy theme! Book Boxes are for students in grades 9-12, and include snacks and other prizes to enjoy, along with library-recommended library books for you to enjoy and return. Book Boxes can be picked up from the Dubois Children’s Reading room.

Sunday, Nov. 6 at 2:00 pm: Concert Series: 732 The Electric Duo

Glenn Armstrong and Mary Spayd are knows as 732 The Electric Duo, covering a wide range of popular artists from the 1970s through the 1990s. Listen to Mary’s extensive range and flexibility on vocals and Glenn on bass guitar as they play mellow classic and soft rock. No registration required. All ages are welcome. The concert will be held on the second floor balcony.

The Concert Series is generously supported by the Friends of Kent Free Library.

Saturday, Nov. 5 at 10:00 am: LGBTQ+ Safe Space Ally Training

As part of the Better Communication = Better Communities Series, the KSU LGBTQ+ Center will offer Safe Space Ally Training.  This training aims to equip community members with the tools for creating Safe Spaces and welcoming environments for LGBTQ+ people. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about the LGBTQ+ community, find resources, and obtain the basics for making a difference in their own sphere of influence.  Registration required starting Saturday, October 22 at 9:00 am.  Adults 18+.

Monday, Oct. 31, 7:00 pm: Frankentoys Workshop

Teens in grades 6-12 can create their own Frankentoy Creation! Combine mismatched toys to make your own creepy creation to take home! Supplies and instruction provided. Registration begins one week in advance.