Kent library to celebrate Library Week
Updated 3:19 pm, Sunday, April 12, 2015
Offerings will include "How Cool is That? Hands-On Science" for ages 5 and up Monday, April 13, at 1 p.m.; Rhythm and Rhyme for ages birth to 3 Tuesday, April 14, at 10:30 a.m.; an Earth Day program for ages 3 to 10 Wednesday, April 15, at 1 p.m.; a Crystal Singing Bowls wellness program Wednesday, April 15, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.; a screening of "Big Hero 6" for all ages Thursday, April 16, at 1 p.m.; a teen craft night for kids in grade five and up April 17 at 7 p.m. (bring a jar for pencil holder craft); a yoga program April 18 from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m.; a poetry group April 18 at 10 a.m.; a chicken party, featuring stories, projects and visits with hens and chicks for ages 2 to 9 April 18 at 10:30 a.m.; and Chess Club April 18 from 1 to 4 p.m.
In addition, April is Amnesty Month, and the library will forgive fines if items are returned with a nonperishable food item to be given to the Kent Food Bank.
Also, the library is conducting a car raffle, featuring a 2013 Mustang convertible with a 3.7 liter V6 24V MPFI DOHC engine.
The car is red with a charcoal black interior, black convertible top, leather interior, bucket seats, homelink system and keyless entry.
Raffle tickets are $10, and may be purchased during regular hours.
The drawing will be Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. at the 39th annual Kent Pumpkin Run.
For more information and to register, call the Main Street library at 860-927-3761.