Lance Werner, director of Kent District Library, has successfully completed the Michigan Political Leadership Program (MPLP). Werner is one of 24 individuals who participated in a 10-month program that’s focused on public policy and leadership.
Staying in town for spring break? We can help keep your kids happy, busy and entertained… and we might even sneak in a little education (but they will never know)!
Stacy Schuster, Collection Development Librarian for Kent District Library who is in charge of ordering music materials, was noticing a trend. New albums she wanted to order for KDL weren’t available on CD, only through streaming or on vinyl.
Most readers know what it's like to get so engrossed in a book, that they feel like they really know the characters. They may love them, hate them or want to be like them. Our staff members love to read and have "met" countless book characters over the years.
Introducing Reading Booster Packs!
Post #8 in a series by Lance Werner, Director of KDL, on creating better libraries and stronger communities through kindness, empathy and love.
We all know how it feels not to fit in at some point in our lives. How we handle the difficulties which arise makes all the difference in the outcome.
Any type of organization can be made stronger through diversity and inclusion, and these are not abstract concepts at KDL. We have a long history of removing barriers and constantly working to engage diverse patronage and employees at KDL.
Lindsey Dorfman, Director of Branch Services and Operations at Kent District Library, has been named a “Mover and Shaker” in the library industry by the national publication, Library Journal.