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Public can help, donate to the Fill The Boat Food Drive

Gonnason Boats and business partner Bjornson Marine have teamed up for a donation drive to support the Kent Food Bank. The public is invited to… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

 

Kent Sister City group seeks teens for cultural exchanges with China, Japan and Norway

The Kent Sister Cities Cultural Exchange program is accepting applications from Kent teens interested in an international experience and the opportunity to learn about another… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

 

Kent Downtown Partnership prepares for the holidays

Each year the Kent Downtown Partnership takes it upon itself to wrap light poles in historic downtown Kent. This season is no exception. KDP board… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

 

Girl On The Road: Cartoonist Noel Franklin to discuss her graphic memoir-in-progress

Noel Franklin, an award-winning Seattle Cartoonist who formerly lived in Kent, recently shared her craft with the public at the Kent Regional Library. Franklin, who… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2017

Dozen Rainier Youth Choirs members accepted into 2018 NW ACDA Honor Choir

A dozen Rainier Youth Choirs members have been accepted to sing in two honor choirs as part of the NW American Choral Directors Association conference… Continue reading

  • Nov 17, 2017

Green River College cast presents ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’

Jump aboard the Neverland for a voyage to Rundoon, an island of adventure and beauty, but tread carefully. You never know what awaits you. The… Continue reading

  • Nov 17, 2017

Comedian Jo Koy to perform in Kent Feb. 17

Comedian Jo Koy will perform on Saturday, Feb. 17, at the accesso ShoWare Center in Kent. Tickets are $110 for VIP with meet and greet,… Continue reading

  • Nov 17, 2017

Disney Live returns to Kent Jan. 28 with Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic

Disney Live’s Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic stage show comes to Kent’s accesso ShoWare Center on Sunday, Jan. 28. Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

Casting call: ‘Hoarders’ seeking participants for new episodes

The award-winning A&E show “Hoarders” is shooting new episodes and looking for the biggest, baddest hoards in the Northwest. If you have a friend or… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

12 Days of Goodness kicks off Dec. 12 at Kent Senior Center

Answers for Elders’ 12 Days of Goodness kicks off at noon on Tuesday, Dec. 12, for 12 days at the Kent Senior Activity Center, raising… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2017

Catch ‘Walk Two Moons’ at Kent-Meridian High

Kent-Meridian High School’s fall production “Walk Two Moons” runs Wednesday, Nov. 15 through Saturday, Nov. 18, at the K-M Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2017

See the largest hawk in North America at Wings of Fall program

Visitors can get up close to the largest hawk in North America at the Puget Sound WildCare’s Wings of Fall event on Sunday, Nov. 19.… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2017

Rainier Youth Choirs to perform on Argosy Christmas Ship

The Rainier Youth Choirs group, Colla Voce, performs on the lead boat of the Argosy Christmas Ship on Dec. 2. The ship leaves from the… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2017

Cookie turns 100

Longtime Kent resident Cookie Hayes recently celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends. Born to C.B. and Molly Cook in Kent on Oct. 2,… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Donate jackets, blankets at the Dec. 7 Hope for Families luncheon in Kent

Donate jackets, blankets, sleeping bags or other items and receive a free lunch at the annual Willow’s Place Hope for Families event at 11:30 a.m.… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

A dry place to walk for fitness in Kent; accesso ShoWare Center opens its doors for indoor walking

Starting Monday, Nov. 13, outdoor walking enthusiasts can get out of the dark and the rain by participating in ShoWalk. Presented by Kent4Health and accesso… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2017

Celtic Yuletide Concert coming to Kent Dec. 3

The Boulding Family’s musical celebration of the holiday season is a treasured tradition in Kent and returns with the Magical Strings 31st annual Celtic Yuletide… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Kent’s Severe Weather Shelter seeks volunteers

Volunteers are wanted to help out with the Severe Weather Shelter that opens at Kent Lutheran Church during life-threatening conditions between November and March. Anyone… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Auburn Symphony Orchestra presents Luxurious Oboe Sounds

Come explore works featuring the warm and melodious tones of the oboe with the Auburn Symphony Orchestra. Performances of Luxurious Oboe Sounds are set for… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

Kent Toast ‘N Boast hosts open house Thursday

Local Toastmasters club Kent Toast ‘N Boast hosts an open house Thursday, Nov. 2, from noon to 1 p.m., Room 402 in the Centennial Building… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017