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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.
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Photo Contest Entry
Thursday, Jun. 20, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Stories of the Unive
Thursday, Jun. 20, 7:00 pm
Join James Guilford, Director of Stephens Memorial Observatory of Hiram College, for an evening of stories about the universe.  From the mythology about the constellations to the history of planetary exploration, Guilford will share some of the stories that the cosmos inspires as well as those that are revealed as we explore space.

No registration is required.
Photo Contest Entry
Friday, Jun. 21, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Photo Contest Entry
Saturday, Jun. 22, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Photo Contest Entry
Sunday, Jun. 23, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Photo Contest Entry
Monday, Jun. 24, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

M-Spot: Space Sun Ca
Monday, Jun. 24, 7:00 p.m.

Students entering grades 6–8 are invited to join us for crafts, science experiments or games each week.

Photo Contest Entry
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Living and Working i
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 7:00 pm
Have you ever wondered what it is like explore space? Join NASA in this special presentation to learn about the work of astronauts, current and future missions, and incredible space discoveries.

No registration is required.
Photo Contest Entry
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Builders Club
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4:00 p.m.

Children ages 4-14 are invited to join us for creative construction featuring different types of building toys. Display your creations at the library between meetings for everyone to enjoy!

Photo Contest Entry
Thursday, Jun. 27, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Photo Contest Entry
Friday, Jun. 28, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Photo Contest Entry
Saturday, Jun. 29, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Photo Contest Entry
Sunday, Jun. 30, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Photo Contest Entry
Monday, Jul. 1, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

M-Spot: DIY Rockets
Monday, Jul. 1, 7:00 p.m.

Students entering grades 6–8 are invited to join us for crafts, science experiments or games each week. We will be outside this evening. 

Photo Contest Entry
Tuesday, Jul. 2, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Photo Contest Entry
Wednesday, Jul. 3, 9:00 a.m.

Get ready Shutterbugs! Our 13th annual photo contest for students entering grades 5 - 8 will begin on Monday, July 8. Take pictures of your favorite things, people and places, and submit the photos via email to Leah Berger: leah.berger@kentfreelibrary.org by Wednesday, July 3. Each photographer may submit two entries. Please include the following information in the email along with your photograph: Student’s Name, Parent/Guardian’s Name, Grade Entering, Phone Number, and Title of Photograph.

Photos will be on display in the children’s room from July 8 through July 22 for the public to view and vote on their favorite.  The top three photographers will receive Target gift cards. Librarians will notify winners by July 26, 2019.

Builders Club
Wednesday, Jul. 3, 4:00 p.m.

Children ages 4-14 are invited to join us for creative construction featuring different types of building toys. Display your creations at the library between meetings for everyone to enjoy!

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

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