Forty-four films were submitted to the Kent County Teen Film Festival, which took place at 10:30 AM on Saturday, February 27 at Celebration! Cinema North. Over 280 people showed up to view the selected entries and cheer on their favorite teen filmmaker.
Five Kent District Library branches now offer circulating hot spots. Adult KDL cardholders can check out a Verizon Jetpack 4G LTE for up to 3 weeks at the following branches: Alto, Englehardt (Lowell), Nelson Township/Sand Lake, Spencer Township and Tyrone Township.
Sherrie Barber Willson, of Wyoming, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Kent District Library by the Kent County Board of Commissioners.
Willson, who is the Digital Marketing Manager for the Coalesse brand, will represent the City of Wyoming. Her term runs through 2019.
Kent District Library is pleased to kick off KDL Reads with a free concert featuring Vox Vidorra and live poetry by Dimonique Boyd, Deonte Osayande and Justin Rogers. This special celebration for all ages will take place at 6:30 p.m.
Kent County, Mich.—Kent District Library and Schuler Books & Music announce the winners of the fourth annual Write Michigan Short Story Contest. Almost 500 writers from across the state entered the contest: 128 adults, 250 teens and 115 in the youth category.
Andrew Erlewein, of Rockford, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Kent District Library by the Kent County Board of Commissioners.
(Kent County, MI) – Kent District Library is pleased to be one of three West Michigan organizations named as a recipient of the 2016 Pillar Award from Women’s Resource Center for their dedication to empowering women in the workplace.
(Kent County, MI)—Kent District Library and Schuler Books & Music are proud to announce the semi-finalists in the fourth annual Write Michigan Short Story Contest. Nearly 500 Michigan writers from all over the state entered the contest.
(Kent County, MI)--The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to Kent District Library by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).