Concert Series: R&D Duo

Kent Free Library 312 West Main St., Kent

Richard “Poppo” Weiner and Doug Bender are a guitar and bass combo who formed the R&D Duo in 2017. They have played at a variety of venues in Northeast Ohio, including the Kent Blues Fest. Enjoy listening to the R&D Duo play traditional and popular American acoustic blues on the Library’s second floor balcony. All ages are welcome. No registration required. The Concert Series is generously supported by the Friends of Kent Free Library.

Event Series Garden Club of Kent dinner meeting

Garden Club of Kent dinner meeting

United Methodist Church 1435 East Main Street, Kent

Monday, January 23, United Methodist Church, 1435 East Main Street, Kent OH. Members’ dinner, $14 each, at 6:30 pm; reserve with your caller the Friday before. The speaker/program is at 7:30pm and is free and open to the public. The speaker for January will be Beth Whipple from the Master Gardeners program, on the spotted lanternfly, an invasive pest that uses Ailanthus altissima, the Tree of Heaven, for its host.

Kettle Corn Drive Thru Sale

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church 342 S Chillicothe Rd, Aurora

Our Lady of Perpetual Help's Knights of Columbus Kettle Corn Drive Thru Sale is returning starting May 24. The drive thru is weekly, continuing every Wednesday.

Event Series Annual Plant Sale

Annual Plant Sale

Ode to Joy Center 480 Ravenna Road

The Garden Club of Kent will hold its Annual Plant Sale from 8:00am to 6:00pm on Friday and Saturday and from 8:00am to noon on Sunday. Come early for the best selection.

ReedFest: A Kickoff to Summer Celebration

Ravenna City Park of Dreams 165 Oakwood Street, Ravenna

Jump start your summer fun at our after-hours party at Ravenna City Park, in conjunction with Ravenna Parks & Recreations’ Summer Celebration. We'll have games, crafts, activities, a collaborative art project, a story trail (with free books) and something for every age and interest.  We're bringing in Kona Ice and the first 100 kids will get a free shaved ice.  Ravenna Parks & Rec will have bubble soccer, archery, more games and food trucks. It's a summer evening not to […]


Free Organ Concert: Norman Paskowsky

Hiram Christian Church 6868 Wakefield Rd, Hiram

Enjoy a free organ concert given by Norman Paskowsky on Saturday, June 3 at 9:00 am at Hiram Christian Church, 6868 Wakefield Rd in Hiram. Paskowsky, who now lives in California, is in town to celebrate his 50th anniversary of graduating from Hiram College with the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Organ Performance.  He earned the Master of Music in Church Music from Northwestern University in 1975 and the Master of Divinity from Wartburg Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa in 1982. […]



COMMUNITY SALE YARD SALE -- CRAFTS -- FOOD SPACE AVAILABLE inside and outside.  Set up 6 pm Friday and 8 am Saturday Cost:  After your sale a tithe/donation would support the mission Questions call: Brimfield Methodist Church  330-673-7597

Event Series Zoom Yoga with Alicia Patrice

Zoom Yoga with Alicia Patrice

Please join us for a short Zoom Yoga session to brighten your day! This is a gentle Yoga practice with many options offered to meet your needs. Mondays & Wednesdays, 3:00 - 3:45pm on Zoom. Cost is flexible--suggested $5-10/class or $20-$80/month, any amounts above or below also welcome. No one turned away for lack of funds. Visit for additional information about your instructor. Please email [email protected] for the Zoom link and passcode.



  Meet at FHS Cafeteria ALL Alumni - ALL Classes Every other month we meet to vision and remember.  Join in the upcoming time as we plan together fore the upcoming Sat. Aug. 19, 2023 were we gather to celebrate the friendships and memories. FHS Alumni - 1) Builds bound in cultivating creatively by networking the past with the future. 2) Connects classmates by reuniting in reunions and forging of friendships.  3) Strengthens support of Alumni's attributions to the communities […]


4-week Restorative Yoga Series with Alicia Patrice

Restorative Yoga–3-week series, space limited, $66, no drop-ins. (Financial assistance possible, no one turned away for lack of funds.) Tuesdays, June 6 - 27, 6 - 7:15pm Private location in Kent, OH, address sent upon registration The body renews and restores when it is at rest and our lives don’t usually provide the necessary time for our bodies to reset. Give yourself the gift of surrender, vision, inner reflection and intention. Restorative Yoga uses blankets, blocks and other props to […]

Event Series Haymaker Farmers’ Market

Haymaker Farmers’ Market

Franklin Ave, under Haymaker Pkwy bridge, in downtown Kent, Ohio Franklin Ave (between Summit St & W. College Ave), Kent

Haymaker Farmers' Market is a producers-only marker for the Kent-area producers of local foods and farm crafts, bringing the best food to you every week of the year! Fresh produce, baked goods, meats, eggs, cheese, preserves, honey, maple, sweet treats, fresh roasted coffee, body products, food trucks, and much more! Approximately 25-40 vendors each week with an ever changing seasonal mix of products will have something for everyone. We welcome the Ohio Direction Card and offer a $25/week Produce Perks […]


Grant Writing Workshop

Aurora Memorial Library/PCDL Branch 115 East Pioneer Trail, Aurora, OH

Are you are a part of a small non-profit that could benefit from grant funding but intimidated by the process? Interested in learning about the current grant cycle that is happening now at the Portage Foundation? Then join us on Saturday, June 10th, starting at 9:30 AM at Aurora Memorial Library's lower level meeting space for this Grant Writing Workshop. Our team will go through the components of successful grant applications, with helpful tips and step by step advice to […]