This year's Kent County Teen Film Festival was an incredible success! Celebration Cinema North saw a packed house with audience members supporting teen filmmakers' works of creative genius. A panel of local film professionals acted as judges, presenting awards in 11 categories.
Everyone wants to be known for something and Devin Velma is no different -- well, his motives may be a little different.
Kent District Library and Schuler Books & Music are proud to announce the semi-finalists in the seventh annual Write Michigan Short Story Contest. Over 1,300 Michigan writers from all over the state entered the contest.
Do you agree with the saying "the book is always better than the movie?" If so, you will be happy to know that we have created an exciting reading list for some great 2019 movies that actually started as books.
We are excited to learn that all of the amazing reads below have recently had their movies rights purchased! This does not guarantee they will all become movies, but when and if they do, will certainly be a “must see” since the books are “must reads.”
Note: The following should be read under the guise that I made all these soups for your benefit, dear reader, though you'll benefit very little from my creations lest you make them yourself… and you most definitely should, because yum!
With so many young adult book-to-movie adaptions coming out soon -- The Darkest Minds on Aug. 3, The Hate U Give on Oct.
Many teens have discovered that the library is a great place to game via PC or table top. If you have ever stopped in to the Wyoming Branch, you will notice that we have gone gaming crazy!
Every spring, just before summer begins teens from all over Kent County will visit their local Kent District library branch and sign up to volunteer.