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Woman’s large nativity scene collection on display

Margaret Luke, Auburn resident and a member of First Christian Church of Kent, has a unique display of more than 150 nativity scenes that she… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2018

Learn about favorite writers in ‘A Sidecar Named Desire’

The holiday season started with a cup of cheer. Then there was a sip of wassail, some mistletoe and wine, and rummy-tum-tum along the way.… Continue reading

You don’t have to like it, but you will

You don’t have to like it. That’s the way it is with parental decisions. You may not agree with Mom and Dad and you can… Continue reading

The Apollo 11 Descent Module and astronaut foot trails are visible in the center of this LRO photo. NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University

New photo exhibit exposes alien tracks on the moon

Opening Dec. 20, Lunar Focus offers recent images of Apollo landing sites from the observations of NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter

  • Dec 13, 2018
The Apollo 11 Descent Module and astronaut foot trails are visible in the center of this LRO photo. NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University

Prepare to dive into the inner workings of a library

The possibilities seem endless. Row upon row of books awaits you, each representing a fact to learn, a crime to solve, a future to visit,… Continue reading

Hillsong United coming to Kent’s ShoWare Center May 30

Christian worship band from Australia

  • Dec 7, 2018

This book is sure to put you in the Christmas mood

You thought you knew what was inside the box. Though it was wrapped, you could tell what it was. You shook it, upended it and… Continue reading

Kent Library programming | KCLS | December

Libraries Kent Public Library: 212 2nd Avenue N., Kent. 253-859-3330. Hours: 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday; 1-5 p.m.,… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2018

‘Bah! Humbug!’ Scrooge comes to local stage

The familiar words uttered by Ebenezer Scrooge have a spirited ring to them this holiday season, as Heavier Than Air Family Theatre Company presents “Scrooge… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2018

Auburn Symphony Orchestra to perform holiday concert Dec. 17

Featuring guest soprano Rachel DeShon and ASO concertmaster Brittany Boulding on electric violin

  • Nov 28, 2018

Science-minded readers will love ‘Never Home Alone’

Ahhhhh, a quiet night at home. You’ve been promising yourself that for a long time. A nice dinner. Maybe a movie, or soft music and… Continue reading

Winterfest to light up Kent Town Square Plaza on Saturday, Dec. 1

Festivites include music, visit from Santa and Christmas tree lighting ceremony

  • Nov 26, 2018

The perfect book to read while snuggling

A dog says “woof.” Cats meow, horses neigh, cows go “Mooooo,” sheep say “Baaaaaaa,” and chicks peep-peep-peep. Every animal around the world, from living room… Continue reading

Kentridge cast to perform ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’

Musical comedy opens Nov. 28 at the school’s PAC

  • Nov 19, 2018
Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon. COURTESY PHOTO

Museum of Flight hosts reception, lecture with Neil Armstrong biographer

Nov. 29 program features author of the book and co-producer of the feature film, ‘First Man’

  • Nov 19, 2018
Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon. COURTESY PHOTO

Kent Arts Commission seeks applicants to fill two vacancies

Board advises City Council about arts programs