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.
While February has brought a blast of cold into our midst, there are many children’s picture books that celebrate the warmth of friendship and relationships. Many of these books encourage children to talk about their own friendships and the family in their lives.
Wyoming, Michigan – Sandra Uwiringiyimana, author of How Dare the Sun Rise, will be visiting the Wyoming Branch of Kent District Library at 6:30 pm on Monday, March 26.
Kent District Library is pleased to announce the selection of Laura Powers to serve as the new Director of Finance. She will assist the Director in budget planning, prepare and monitor the annual budget, and be a part of KDL’s Leadership Team, among other responsibilities.
Kent County, Mich.—Kent District Library and Schuler Books & Music announce the winners of the sixth annual Write Michigan Short Story Contest. Almost 900 writers from across the state entered the contest in four categories —185 adults, 459 teens, 222 youth and 32 Spanish writers.