Archive for September, 2007

Quilt Raffle: Support KDL!

Thursday, September 13th, 2007

Stop by any branch of the Kent District Library today to purchase a ticket and earn a chance to win a hand-made quilt. The Kent District Library Alliance of Friends will be raffling off an intricate, homemade quilt to raise money for the KDL Endowment Fund. Tickets are $1.00 each or six for $5.00 and will be available at all KDL branches from now until December 14. The drawing will take place at 5:00 p.m. on December 14. The winner will be notified immediately following the drawing.

The quilt is sewn in the “Wedding Star” pattern and is approximately 60″x 79″. Support your local library and buy a ticket today! Contact the Kent District Library Service Center at 784-2007 or visit for more information.

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Calling all Teens!

Monday, September 10th, 2007

Would you like to: 

  • Meet new people?
  • Become involved and make a difference in your community?
  • Make your voice heard and have your ideas matter?
  • Help library patrons, staff and you community?
  • Be an advocate for Teens in your community?
  • Complete requirements for service and volunteer hours?
  • Gain experience for college applications and resumes?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then we would like to invite you to consider becoming a Teen Advisory Board Member or a Teen Volunteer!

The requirements are simple, you must:

  • Be in grades 6-12.
  • Complete a volunteer form or Library Crew application and have parental or guardian permission.

Get involved @ your library! 

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Keepsake Quilters Show @ Englehardt

Monday, September 10th, 2007


Colder weather is coming soon. Keep warm with a hand-quilted keepsake from the Keepsake Quilters of Lowell. The Keepsake Quilters will have an assortment of hand-quilted items on display at the Englehardt branch of the Kent District Library October 22-27 during library hours. Find baby quilts, bed-sized quilts, wall hangings and table runners. Stay warm or decorate your home with one of these handcrafted keepsakes.

For library hours, call the staff of the Englehardt branch at 647-3920 or visit This show is sponsored by the Friends of the Englehardt branch of KDL. The Englehardt branch library is located at 200 N. Monroe St. in Lowell. 

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