History classes cover the Revolutionary War and the Civil War extensively. But the War of 1812, our second War for Independence, usually gets only a quick mention.
Kent District Library announced the launch of the Library Card Challenge, giving 2,000 students at Godwin Heights Public Schools their very own library card.
Staying in town for spring break? We can help keep your kids happy, busy and entertained… and we will even sneak in a little education (but they will never know)!
Of course we believe in the power of reading, but at KDL, we also believe in the power of writing. We believe that words – both written and spoken – have the power to change lives.
Our recent survey of Kent County residents provided such a clear sense of direction, that we used it as the basis of our new strategic plan. The three core areas of focus are:
Sometimes context can heighten the interest in something beyond the intrinsic value of the thing itself. A case in point is a new DVD set from the Criterion Collection.
I'm sure it's no surprise that KDL staff members love to read! Not only do we love to read, but we also love to share great book recommendations with others. KDL Staff Picks are updated each month with suggestions
Kent County, Michigan – Lance Werner, executive director of Kent District Library, was named as a Michigan State University’s Class of 2018 Michigan Political Leadership Program Fellow.