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Friends of the Library Annual Gala

Please remember the Friends of the Library Annual Gala, Thursday, September 21s, 5:30-8:00 at the library. Short meeting, lots of friends, food and cocktails! See you there!

Annual Meeting – September 1st

Change! Our Annual meeting has been changed from June 8th to September 21st. Hope this new date is better for your schedule!

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Acclaimed Novelist Roxana Robinson Visits KCPL

Kent County Public Library is delighted to announce an evening with acclaimed novelist Roxana Robinson. On Friday, May 19th, meet the author during a catered reception and book signing starting at 5:30. Due to limited seating, tickets are required to attend Ms. Robinson’s talk at 6:45.  Tickets are FREE OF CHARGE and available on a more »

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Spring Book Sale!

Join us for our Spring Book Sale! Member’s Preview Night: April 27th – 5:30PM-7:30PM – Become a member on the spot! Open to the public: April 28th – 10:00AM-8:00PM April 29th – 10:00AM-3:00PM April 30th – 10:00AM-3:00PM – $5 Box Day!

Wonder what your support of the Friends of the Library means to the library?

Some of what we did for the library in 2016: Funded the very successful evening (book signing, talk, and reception) with the multi award winning NYT bestselling Baltimore crime writer Laura Lippmann at no charge to the public Funded approximately 10K toward the purchase of books and audio visual materials for the collections at all more »

Upcoming Meeting and Events

Don’t forget that all members are invited to our monthly Friends of the Library board meetings. They are the second Tuesday of every month from 7-8:30 pm in the library’s yellow building. Our next meeting is January 10th. We are in the process of planning something special for Earth Day this Year. Our Annual Meeting more »

Kent County Public Library Transforms

At the Kent County Public Library Transforms meeting August 17th, Barbara MacBeth shared some impressive statistics about the library.   66% of the Kent County Population has library cards   There was a 14% increase in the number of people visiting the library in the last three years (100,275!)   There was a 26% increase more »

10th Anniversary of North Branch

June 18th the North Branch of the KCPL celebrated its 10th anniversary with a speech from Galena’s former mayor and lots of cake.   What a successful story’s!   Thank you all for a wonderfully successful Annual Meeting and Gala! We had over fifty members help us celebrate the end of a very successful year. The more »

Save the date!

Our annual business meeting and gala will be June 9th, 5:45 pm, in the library meeting room. The food and wine will be wonderful. There is a $15 charge and invitations will be coming. Please invite your friends. We have a few members leaving the board this year. Be sure to let us know at more »

Spring Book Sale, April 30-May 3rd

  • Spring Book Sale, April 30-May 3rd

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