The Kent Chamber of Commerce will hold the Kent Sidewalk Festival Aug. 6-9.

Kent Memorial Library will participate by offering a variety of activities.

They will include “A Passion for Poetry” from 11 a.m. to noon Aug. 7, and laughter yoga from 10 to 11 a.m., a kids’ carnival from 10 a.m. to noon, both Aug. 8.

In addition, an art exhibit featuring works by Steve Eazarsky from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Chess from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and a book sale, a car raffle and a quilt raffle from noon to 5 p.m. will run Aug. 6-8; a book sale, and a car raffle and a quilt raffle from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 9.