Kent Co. library prepares to return from COVID closure

DOVER — A reopening date for the Kent County Public Library, which has been closed since March 17 due to the coronavirus pandemic, remains a question mark. However, that hasn’t prevented library director Hilary Welliver and her staff for being as prepared as they can be for when the decision is made to reopen the […]

Honey Badgers to perform virtually for country library

DOVER — Kent County Public Library will host a virtual live performance by Newark-based folk/Americana duo The Honey Badgers on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. via the library’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/KCPLibrary/ The Honey Badgers will have a voluntary virtual “tip jar” available and will donate 25% of their tips to the Friends of Kent County […]

Leap Year Pirate Fest at Kent County Public Library

DOVER — Kent County Public Library’s Leap Year Pirate Festival takes place on Saturday, Feb. 29 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Guests to KCPL’s Leap Year Pirate Festival will meet Pirate Queen Grace O’Malley, portrayed by award-winning actress and Smithson Scholar Mary Ann Jung. Donning 16th-century garb, Jung brings to life the historical figure of […]