Items Tagged with 'Kent District Library'


KDL closes book on late fees

May 7, 2019
Customers of the Kent District Library no longer have to worry about fines on overdue books. Read More

Wyoming embarks on master plan

Officials expect process will be complete by next spring after residents have their say.

May 3, 2019
The city of Wyoming launched the process of formulating a new master plan, and the plan will be informed by several sessions of community engagement and stakeholder input. Read More

Buses add free entertainment

December 25, 2018
Riders on The Rapid have a new entertainment option. Read More

KDL rolls out Bookmobile

December 24, 2018
Kent District Library is going beyond its walls to increase literacy. Read More

Change Ups: FSU increases fundraising goal to $115 million

November 23, 2018
Ferris State University has reached 97 percent of its fundraising goal with nearly $78 million raised by Ferris alumni, faculty and staff, friends, corporations and foundations. Launched in November 2017, the Now & Always campaign set a goal of $80 million to be raised by June 30, 2019. Read More

KDL appoints board member

November 22, 2018
Kent County’s library system has a new board member. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Lance Werner of Kent District Library

August 29, 2017
Lance Werner — the executive director of Kent District Library — is the featured guest in episode 49 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

Change Ups: WMU Cooley Law School associate dean inducted into alumni ROTC Hall of Fame

May 5, 2017
Retired Brigadier General and current WMU Cooley Law School associate dean and professor of law Michael C.H. McDaniel was inducted into the alumni ROTC Hall of Fame for the Seneca Battalion of the U.S. Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at the Olean, New York-based St. Bonaventure University. Read More

Library system names film festival winners

March 6, 2017
A local library system has announced the winners of its film festival for middle and high school students. Read More

Inside Track: Embracing the changing landscape

Executive director of Kent District Library hopes ‘to make libraries viable for another 100 years.’

December 9, 2016
Lance Werner often is just a fat guy from Detroit. Read More