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Kent Free Library Events

Join us for upcoming events at Kent Free Library. All events are free and open to the public. Registration is required where noted.
 Limit by audience:
Virtual Book Buddies
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 3:00 p.m. to 3:20 p.m.

Young readers ages 10 and under, are welcome to register for a one-on-one virtual meeting with a Youth Services Librarian to practice reading! Participants can specify whether they want to be read to, read themselves, or share the reading with the librarian. Readers may register for one time slot per weekly session, and each time slot will last 20 minutes. Readers who complete five sessions will earn a free book to keep! Whether a fluent or beginning reader, enjoy being a Book Buddy with your Kent Free Library librarians! Meetings will be held using the Zoom platform. You will receive an email at 2:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to your scheduled time slot to make sure your technology is working.

Virtual Book Buddies
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 3:20 to 3:40 p.m.

Young readers ages 10 and under, are welcome to register for a one-on-one virtual meeting with a Youth Services Librarian to practice reading! Participants can specify whether they want to be read to, read themselves, or share the reading with the librarian. Readers may register for one time slot per weekly session, and each time slot will last 20 minutes. Readers who complete five sessions will earn a free book to keep! Whether a fluent or beginning reader, enjoy being a Book Buddy with your Kent Free Library librarians! Meetings will be held using the Zoom platform. You will receive an email at 2:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to your scheduled time slot to make sure your technology is working.

Virtual Tales and Tr
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 4:00 p.m.

Children in kindergarten through 2nd grade are welcome to join us for Virtual Tales and Treats! During the 30-minute program, we will read a few chapters of Ann M. Martin’s and Laura Godwin's The Doll People together. Grab a snack, some drawing supplies, and get ready for a great tale! You will receive an email at 3:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working. 

Virtual Pajama Story
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 7:00 p.m.
Families with children of all ages are invited to join us for evening story time filled with songs and stories! You will receive an email at 6:30 p.m. the evening of the story time. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual story time. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working.
Virtual Brunch Bunch
Wednesday, Apr. 21, 11:00 a.m.

Children ages 3 - 6 years old are welcome to tune in for BRUNCH BUNCH at 11:00 a.m. every Wednesday! Share your breakfast or lunch with some Kent Free Library friends while listening to stories, singing songs, and watching shenanigans! You will receive an email at 10:30 a.m. the morning of the story time. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual story time. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working.

Minecraft Streaming
Wednesday, Apr. 21, 4:00 p.m.
Students in grades 1 through 6 are invited to join us on Zoom for our Minecraft stream to help us create our own Minecraft world. Participants can join in on the fun with their own Minecraft accounts or help Miss Caylee figure out what she should build next! You will receive an email at 3:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working.
Ready, Set, Art!
Wednesday, Apr. 21, 6:30 p.m.
Students in Kindergarten through 3rd grade are invited to join us for a fun art program! A supply list will be emailed the Monday prior to the meeting. You will also receive an email at 6:00 p.m. the evening of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging on a few mintues prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working. Registration is required. 
Friday Virtual Famil
Friday, Apr. 23, 10:30 a.m.

Families with children of all ages are welcome to watch and participate with this online version of Kent Free Library Story Time! You will receive an email at 10:00 a.m. the morning of the story time. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual story time. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the story time to make sure your technology is working.

Monday Virtual Famil
Monday, Apr. 26, 10:30 a.m.

Families with children of all ages are welcome to watch and participate with this online version of Kent Free Library Story Time! You will receive an email at 10:00 a.m. the morning of the story time. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual story time. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the story time to make sure your technology is working.

Virtual Book Buddies
Monday, Apr. 26, 3:00 p.m. to 3:20 p.m.

Young readers ages 10 and under, are welcome to register for a one-on-one virtual meeting with a Youth Services Librarian to practice reading! Participants can specify whether they want to be read to, read themselves, or share the reading with the librarian. Readers may register for one time slot per weekly session, and each time slot will last 20 minutes. Readers who complete five sessions will earn a free book to keep! Whether a fluent or beginning reader, enjoy being a Book Buddy with your Kent Free Library librarians! Meetings will be held using the Zoom platform. You will receive an email at 2:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to your scheduled time slot to make sure your technology is working.

Virtual Book Buddies
Monday, Apr. 26, 3:20 to 3:40 p.m.

Young readers ages 10 and under, are welcome to register for a one-on-one virtual meeting with a Youth Services Librarian to practice reading! Participants can specify whether they want to be read to, read themselves, or share the reading with the librarian. Readers may register for one time slot per weekly session, and each time slot will last 20 minutes. Readers who complete five sessions will earn a free book to keep! Whether a fluent or beginning reader, enjoy being a Book Buddy with your Kent Free Library librarians! Meetings will be held using the Zoom platform. You will receive an email at 2:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to your scheduled time slot to make sure your technology is working.

Virtual Books and Co
Monday, Apr. 26, 4:00 p.m.

Children ages 6 to 12 are invited to join us virtually to make a recipe and listen to a story! Registrants will receive an ingredient list the Friday before our meeting, and a Zoom link to the meeting an hour before the meeting begins. 

Virtual Book Buddies
Tuesday, Apr. 27, 3:00 p.m. to 3:20 p.m.

Young readers ages 10 and under, are welcome to register for a one-on-one virtual meeting with a Youth Services Librarian to practice reading! Participants can specify whether they want to be read to, read themselves, or share the reading with the librarian. Readers may register for one time slot per weekly session, and each time slot will last 20 minutes. Readers who complete five sessions will earn a free book to keep! Whether a fluent or beginning reader, enjoy being a Book Buddy with your Kent Free Library librarians! Meetings will be held using the Zoom platform. You will receive an email at 2:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to your scheduled time slot to make sure your technology is working.

Virtual Book Buddies
Tuesday, Apr. 27, 3:20 to 3:40 p.m.

Young readers ages 10 and under, are welcome to register for a one-on-one virtual meeting with a Youth Services Librarian to practice reading! Participants can specify whether they want to be read to, read themselves, or share the reading with the librarian. Readers may register for one time slot per weekly session, and each time slot will last 20 minutes. Readers who complete five sessions will earn a free book to keep! Whether a fluent or beginning reader, enjoy being a Book Buddy with your Kent Free Library librarians! Meetings will be held using the Zoom platform. You will receive an email at 2:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to your scheduled time slot to make sure your technology is working.

Virtual Tales and Tr
Tuesday, Apr. 27, 4:00 p.m.

Children in kindergarten through 2nd grade are welcome to join us for Virtual Tales and Treats! During the 30-minute program, we will read a few chapters of Ann M. Martin’s and Laura Godwin's The Doll People together. Grab a snack, some drawing supplies, and get ready for a great tale! You will receive an email at 3:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working. 

Virtual Pajama Story
Tuesday, Apr. 27, 7:00 p.m.
Families with children of all ages are invited to join us for evening story time filled with songs and stories! You will receive an email at 6:30 p.m. the evening of the story time. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual story time. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working.
Virtual Brunch Bunch
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 11:00 a.m.

Children ages 3 - 6 years old are welcome to tune in for BRUNCH BUNCH at 11:00 a.m. every Wednesday! Share your breakfast or lunch with some Kent Free Library friends while listening to stories, singing songs, and watching shenanigans! You will receive an email at 10:30 a.m. the morning of the story time. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual story time. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working.

Minecraft Streaming
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 4:00 p.m.
Students in grades 1 through 6 are invited to join us on Zoom for our Minecraft stream to help us create our own Minecraft world. Participants can join in on the fun with their own Minecraft accounts or help Miss Caylee figure out what she should build next! You will receive an email at 3:30 p.m. the afternoon of the program. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual program. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the start time to make sure your technology is working.
Friday Virtual Famil
Friday, Apr. 30, 10:30 a.m.

Families with children of all ages are welcome to watch and participate with this online version of Kent Free Library Story Time! You will receive an email at 10:00 a.m. the morning of the story time. The email will contain a Zoom link and password that will allow you to join the virtual story time. We suggest logging in five to seven minutes prior to the story time to make sure your technology is working.

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Kent Free Library
312 West Main Street
Kent, OH 44240
330.673.4414
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Library Hours:

Monday 9:00-8:00
Tuesday 9:00-8:00
Wednesday 9:00-8:00
Thursday 9:00-8:00
Fridays 9:00-6:00
Saturday 9:00-5:00
Sundays closed

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