Life

YMCA expands foster care program with free memberships for children

Benefit to be offered in Kent, other King County branches

  • Jun 25, 2019

 

Plenty of fun ahead at Kent’s Fourth of July Splash

Fireworks, food, music, games at Lake Meridian Park

  • Jun 24, 2019

 

Catching the history of famed Fenwick’s roots

Named after a lake in Kent, company began here and became a giant in the fish pole-selling market

 

Taste your way through five self-guided food trails in Kent

Foodie destination sizzles with tasty, authentic local and global fare

  • Jun 20, 2019

Kent-Meridian students channel culture, history and passion with dance

African heritage comes alive in Teen Voices program

  • Jun 20, 2019

‘HONK!’ for a happy ending

Heavier Than Air Family Theatre Company presents musical

  • Jun 9, 2019

Kentridge takes top honors for Outstanding Ensemble Cast at 5th Avenue Theatre Awards show

The student lineup of Kentridge High School’s fall musical, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” was chosen Outstanding Ensemble Cast at the 17th annual… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2019

Kent library program listings | June

Activities for families and children, teens and adults

  • Jun 3, 2019
U.S. forces prepare to land on the beaches of Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944. COURTESY PHOTO, Museum of Flight

D-Day presentation offers new look at Normandy invasion | Musem of Flight

Historian Edward Gordon delivers June 8 program based upon his book

  • May 31, 2019
U.S. forces prepare to land on the beaches of Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944. COURTESY PHOTO, Museum of Flight

Kent Farmers Market opens Saturday, June 1

Operates 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Town Square Plaza

  • May 30, 2019
Comedian Jeff Dunham performs on the state fair stage Friday, Sept. 20. COURTESY PHOTO

Comedian Jeff Dunham to perform at state fair on Sept. 20

Pre-sale tickets available this week

  • May 28, 2019
Comedian Jeff Dunham performs on the state fair stage Friday, Sept. 20. COURTESY PHOTO

A show of color, for all to see

Festival celebrates cultural diversity with music, dance, food and art | PHOTOD

  • May 23, 2019

KBAC’s Juneteenth celebration returns to Morrill Meadows Park

Event commemorates important day in African-American history

Rapper Nas to perform Aug. 17 at Kent’s ShoWare Center

25th anniversary of ‘Illmatic’ album

  • May 17, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO, The Museum of Flight

Speaker aims to save the moon landing sites

Michelle Hanlon of For All Moonkind explains why we need to guard the cradle of our space-faring civilization

  • May 17, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO, The Museum of Flight

Kent International Festival returns to ShoWare on Saturday

Free event for the community

  • May 16, 2019

Kent-Meridian High presents ‘Dearly Departed’ May 15-18

Comedy about family life in the South

  • May 14, 2019
The PAW Patrol Live! stage show brings the hit TV series to life through creative costuming, state-of-the-art technology, upbeat music and characters. COURTESY PHOTO

PAW Patrol Live! ‘The Great Pirate Adventure’ coming to Kent

Heroic pups on a pirate-themed mission when they take the ShoWare stage May 24-26

  • May 8, 2019
The PAW Patrol Live! stage show brings the hit TV series to life through creative costuming, state-of-the-art technology, upbeat music and characters. COURTESY PHOTO

Seattle Mist open women’s football season Saturday, May 11

Against Omaha Heart at Kent’s ShoWare Center

  • May 7, 2019

Kent YMCA hires executive director

Meet-and-greets set for May 7, May 11