Thursday, April 29, 2010

Kent Library Giant Book Sale

What? It's time to get ready for the Kent Library Giant Book Sale!

When? Set up is Friday, May 28th - Actual Book Sale is Memorial Day Weekend, May 29-30th.

Where? Kent Town Hall (adjacent to Kent Library)

We need volunteers for all phases of the sale - set up, staffing sale, take down, publicity, etc. If you are able to help us, please contact Kaye Baum at (845) 225-3942 or Rich Harrison at

We are now accepting books/audios/cds/DVDs for the sale. The books should be in good condition, smoke free, and unsoiled. Please no textbooks, Reader's Digest, or outdated encyclopedias.

Thank you in advance for your willingness to support the sale. Many hands make the work light. Let's all work to create a great success!

Friday, April 23, 2010

May Art Exhibit at Kent Library...

You're As Welcome as the Flowers in May... an exhibit of Kate Hoekstra's paintings at the Kent Library from May 1-May 29, 2010.

Please come to see Kate's florals and portraits during this beautiful month when we celebrate mothers and the return of flowers.

For a preview, you may visit the artist's site here.

work shown is "The Blues" -pastel 18x24

Friday, April 2, 2010

April Reflectionist Exhibit

April 3-30, 2010

Lianne S. Escher, Reflectionist artist, presents Out-Picturing the Senses at the Kent Public Library.

In her solo exhibition, Lianne S. Escher explores sensations and experiences in her paintings.

“I paint in order to return to the process I’m in as I experience a place or an event. So the issues becomes: How to Express a verb on a flat surface with color. I tremendously enjoy the engagement and hope the viewer will as well.”