The Kent Volunteer Fire Department will hold a barbecue for the town July 17 from 2 to 6 p.m. at the 28 Maple Street firehouse as part of the firefighters' 100th anniversary celebration.

Admission will be by donation.

Games for children will include sack races and three-legged races.

Historic photographs and articles about the department will be on display, and anniversary items such as water bottles, travel mugs and hoodies, T-shirts and sweatshirts will be available to purchase.