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Hello My Name is Ruby

Love and friendship: Heartwarming picture books

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.

Laura

Kent District Library Hires New Director of Finance

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.

Write Michigan

Sixth Annual Write Michigan Contest Winners Announced

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.