The Kent Memorial Library has announced its upcoming events.

A book discussion series focusing on narratives that explore the achievements of the U.S. during and after World War II will conclude Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. with a discussion of "American Rust" by Philipp Meyer.

Advance registration is required by calling 860-927-3761.

A reception with Richard Stalter of Gaylordsville, whose work is on display at the library through Dec. 31, will be held Nov. 13 from 2 to 4 p.m.

To register for the reception, e-mail

Book donations will be accepted Jan. 2 by the Book Sale Committee.

For more information or registration for library programs, call 860-927-3761 or visit