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Tue 7/26 2016

Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Centennial Building, First Floor Conference Rooms
Wed 7/27 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Colt and the Peacemakers

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Kent Station Plaza
Colt and the Peacemakers perform at Kent Station Plaza
Thu 7/28 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - HAPA

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Lake Meridian Park
HAPA performs at Lake Meridian Park
Thu 7/28 2016

Sweeney Todd

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Fri 7/29 2016

Sweeney Todd

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Sat 7/30 2016

Greater Kent Historical Society Museum and Experience Historical Kent

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Kent Farmers Market
Visit the Greater Kent Historical Society Museum booth at the Kent Farmers Market.  There you will find information about 2016 Experience Historical Kent throughout the month of August.  Enjoy looking at photos of Kent from the past, talk with local historians, and learn about the upcoming historical events during the month of August.  The museum is operated by volunteers.  If you would like to learn more about Experience Historical Kent or volunteer at the museum call 253-854-4330.
Sat 7/30 2016

Sweeney Todd

2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Sun 7/31 2016

Sweeney Todd

4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Mon 8/01 2016

Public Works Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Chambers East 220 4th Ave South Kent, WA 98032
Unless otherwise noted the Public Works Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month in Council Chambers East, Kent City Hall, 220 4th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032    Committee Chair: Dennis Higgins                   Dana Ralph                   Brenda Fincher
Tue 8/02 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Scott Lindenmuth

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Kent Station Plaza
Scot Lindenmuth performs at Kent Station Plaza
Tue 8/02 2016

Operations Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kent Council Chambers East, City Hall, 220 4th Ave S, Kent
Unless otherwise noted, the Operations Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Any person requiring a disability accommodation should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (253) 856-5725 in advance. For TDD relay service call the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at 1-800-833-6388. Committee: Les Thomas, Bill Boyce, Dana Ralph, Chair. For information please contact Jennifer Hays at (253) 856-5712.
Tue 8/02 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

Date

Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

Soos Creek Trail North
trailhead at Gary Grant Park
SE 208th Street (approximately 136th)

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Tue 8/02 2016

Kent City Council Meeting

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kent City Hall, 220 4th Ave S
Unless otherwise noted, the City Council meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Any person requiring a disability accommodation should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (253) 856-5725 in advance. For TDD relay service call the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at 1-800-833-6388.
Wed 8/03 2016

Dog Days of Summer

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kent Senior Activity Center, 600 E. Smith St., Kent
Leash up your favorite, furry and friendly pup and join us for this free event as we celebrate you and your dogs!  Demonstrations from Seattle FlyDogs and the Kent Police Department K9 Unit.  Enter the doggie fashion show, walk in the pet parade, get your picture taken and visit vendor booths. Pet licensing available. Donations of new and used dog supplies accepted.  $5.00 chili dog lunch beginning at 11:45 am - 1:00 pm.
Wed 8/03 2016

Dog Days of Summer

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kent Senior Activity Center, 600 E. Smith St., Kent
Leash up your favorite, furry and friendly pup and join us for this free event as we celebrate you and your dogs!  Demonstrations from Seattle FlyDogs and the Kent Police Department K9 Unit.  Enter the doggie fashion show, walk in the pet parade, get your picture taken and visit vendor booths. Pet licensing available. Donations of new and used dog supplies accepted.  $5.00 chili dog lunch beginning at 11:45 am - 1:00 pm.
Wed 8/03 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Morrill Meadows Park
10600 SE 248th Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Wed 8/03 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Town Square Plaza

Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band performs at Town Square Plaza

Thank you Republic Services

Thu 8/04 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - The Scott Cossu Ensemble

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Lake Meridian Park
The Scott Cossu Ensemble performs at Lake Meridian Park
Thu 8/04 2016

Sweeney Todd

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Fri 8/05 2016

ANNUAL GARAGE SALE

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
THE LAKES
SALE IS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, AUGUST 5-6
WE HAVE 19 COMMUNITIES AND MANY ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE 10TH ANNUAL GARAGE SALE.
Fri 8/05 2016

Sweeney Todd

12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Sat 8/06 2016

Green Kent Work Party - Blackberry removal

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Clark Lake Park, SE 240th St. & 127th Ave. SE
Back to Clark Lake Park with Steward Dan to dig out blackberries and spread a little mulch.  Tons of progress has taken place in this area of the park so join the team to be a part of the success!
Sat 8/06 2016

Greater Kent Historical Society Museum and Experience Historical Kent

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Kent Farmers Market
Visit the Greater Kent Historical Society Museum booth at the Kent Farmers Market.  There you will find information about 2016 Experience Historical Kent throughout the month of August.  Enjoy looking at photos of Kent from the past, talk with local historians, and learn about the upcoming historical events during the month of August.  The museum is operated by volunteers.  If you would like to learn more about Experience Historical Kent or volunteer at the museum call 253-854-4330.
Sat 8/06 2016

Experience Historical Kent Downtown Walking Tour

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Corner of W. Meeker St. and 2nd Ave. N.
Take as stroll with local historian Eric Reitan around historic downtown to hear stories and see photographs of the past.  Eric's family has been a part of Kent since the early 1875.  His mom and dad did tours of downtown Kent back in the 70's.  Learn about how the streets were named, where the old city hall and Carnation factory was, and where some of the old signs and plaques still remain.
Sat 8/06 2016

Sweeney Todd

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Sun 8/07 2016

Experience Historical Kent Cemetery Bus Tour

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Kent Senior Activity Center
Interested in genealogy? Hop on a free bus tour, registration required, to five pioneer and one pet cemetery established in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s.
Sun 8/07 2016

Sweeney Todd

4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Mon 8/08 2016

Economic & Community Development Committee

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Kent City Hall, Council Chambers East
The Economic & Community Development Committee is held the 2nd Monday of each Month, in Kent City Council Chambers East at 5:00 pm otherwise notified.
Mon 8/08 2016

Land Use & Planning Board

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kent City Hall - Council Chambers
The Land Use & Planning Board is typically held on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise notified.
Tue 8/09 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Jessica Lynn

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Kent Station Plaza
Jessica Lynn performs at Kent Station Plaza
Tue 8/09 2016

Public Safety Committee Meeting

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Chambers East
Unless otherwise noted, the Public Safety Committee meets at 4:30 p.m. on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.  Council Chambers East, Kent City Hall 220 4th Avenue South, Kent, WA 98032.  For information, please contact Kim Komoto at (253) 856-5788, or via email at kkomoto@kentwa.gov.
Tue 8/09 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trailwalks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

Date

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

West Fenwick Park
3808 Reith Road

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Wed 8/10 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Chestnut Ridge Park
9901 South 203rd Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Wed 8/10 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Matt Baker

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Town Square Plaza

Matt Baker performs his comedy show at Town Square Plaza

Thank you Republic Services

Wed 8/10 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Spyrographs

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Kent Station Plaza
Spyrographs perform at Kent Station Plaza
Thu 8/11 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Country Lips

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Lake Meridian Park
Country Lips performs at Lake Meridian Park
Thu 8/11 2016

Sweeney Todd

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Fri 8/12 2016

Sweeney Todd

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Sat 8/13 2016

Greater Kent Historical Society Museum and Experience Historical Kent

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Kent Farmers Market

Visit the Greater Kent Historical Society Museum booth at the Kent Farmers Market.  There you will find information about 2016 Experience Historical Kent throughout the month of August.  Enjoy looking at photos of Kent from the past, talk with local historians, and learn about the upcoming historical events during the month of August.  The museum is operated by volunteers.  If you would like to learn more about Experience Historical Kent or volunteer at the museum call 253-854-4330.

 

Sat 8/13 2016

Experience Historical Kent Downtown Walking Tour

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Corner of W. Meeker St. and 2nd Ave. N.

Take as stroll with local historian Eric Reitan around historic downtown to hear stories and see photographs of the past.  Eric's family has been a part of Kent since the early 1875.  His mom and dad did tours of downtown Kent back in the 70's.  Learn about how the streets were named, where the old city hall and Carnation factory was, and where some of the old signs and plaques still remain.

Sat 8/13 2016

Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center Celebrates 'Experience Historical Kent'

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center 29308 132nd Ave. SE, Auburn, WA 98092
Join us at Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center on Saturday, August 13th as we celebrate the city of Kent's 'Experience Historical Kent' with historical displays, music, an Art Walk and more!

Visit our Heritage Center and see a horse buggy used in the late 1800's. View photos and maps of the Upper Soos Creek Plateau from 1890 to 1940. See antiques used by the pioneers at home and work.

Gary Stroutsos plays Native American flute music. The Old Time Fiddlers, Phil and Vivian Williams are back with their toe-tapping fiddle and banjo music. Michael C. Evans will tell traditional Native American Stories and Nancy Simpson will demonstrate the art of basket weaving.

Enjoy local artisans, displaying and selling their work at the Garden's Art Walk.

Stroll the 22 acre Garden. Visit the Master Gardener Growing Groceries Demonstration Garden. There is something for everyone!
Sat 8/13 2016

Experience Historical Kent Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
29308 132nd Ave SE, Auburn, WA 98092
Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center presents Native American storytelling, a traditional cedar basket weaver, Old Time Fiddlers, and work by local artisans.
Sat 8/13 2016

Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center Celebrates 'Experience Historical Kent'

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center 29308 132nd Ave. SE, Auburn, WA 98092
Join us at Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center on Saturday, August 13th as we celebrate the city of Kent's 'Experience Historical Kent' with historical displays, music, an Art Walk and more!

Visit our Heritage Center and see a horse buggy used in the late 1800's. View photos and maps of the Upper Soos Creek Plateau from 1890 to 1940. See antiques used by the pioneers at home and work.

Gary Stroutsos plays Native American flute music. The Old Time Fiddlers, Phil and Vivian Williams are back with their toe-tapping fiddle and banjo music. Michael C. Evans will tell traditional Native American Stories and Nancy Simpson will demonstrate the art of basket weaving.

Enjoy local artisans, displaying and selling their work at the Garden's Art Walk.

Stroll the 22 acre Garden. Visit the Master Gardener Growing Groceries Demonstration Garden. There is something for everyone!
Sat 8/13 2016

Sweeney Todd

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Kentridge HS Performing Arts Center
Contacts: Jennifer Grajewski at.the.ridge.theatre@live.com
KENT, WA—At the Ridge Theatre, a local community theatre, will present "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and libretto by Hugh Wheeler, July 28th-August 13th at the Kentridge High School Performing Arts Center 12430 SE 208th St. Kent, WA 98031
Sun 8/14 2016

Green Kent Work Party - English Ivy Removal

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lake Fenwick Park, 25828 Lake Fenwick Road
Ivy is invading!  Head to the West Hill on a Sunday morning to volunteer at Lake Fenwick Park.  We could use your help!  Tools and work gloves will be provided.
Sun 8/14 2016

Greater Kent Area 27th Annual Reunion

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Kent Senior Activity Center 600 E. Smith St.
Formerly known as Kent Old Timers Reunion.  Program starts at 1:30PM
Mon 8/15 2016

Sacred Arts Camp

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
24447 94th Ave. S Kent, WA 98030
At St. James Church's Sacred Arts Camp, children will travel to Narnia for a week in this theater-based version of Vacation Bible School. Kids will experience The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, a play based on the book by C.S. Lewis, with performances on August 20th & 21st.

$25 tuition, with scholarships readily available. Net proceeds benefit St. James’ Outreach Program, which assists low-income Kent residents.
Mon 8/15 2016

Public Works Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Chambers East 220 4th Ave. South Kent, WA 98032
Unless otherwise noted the Public Works Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month in Council Chambers East, Kent City Hall, 220 4th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032    Committee Chair: Dennis Higgins                   Dana Ralph                   Brenda Fincher
Tue 8/16 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Sundae + Mr. Goessl

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Kent Station Plaza
Sundae + Mr. Goessl performs at Kent Station Plaza
Tue 8/16 2016

Operations Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kent Council Chambers East, City Hall, 220 4th Ave S, Kent
Unless otherwise noted, the Operations Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Any person requiring a disability accommodation should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (253) 856-5725 in advance. For TDD relay service call the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at 1-800-833-6388. Committee: Les Thomas, Chair, Bill Boyce, Dana Ralph. For information please contact Jennifer Hays at (253) 856-5705.
Tue 8/16 2016

Kent City Council Workshop and Regular Meeting

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Kent City Hall, 220 4th Ave S
Tue 8/16 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trailwalks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

Date

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

Morrill Meadows Park
10600 SE 248th St

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

 

Wed 8/17 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Clark Lake Park
(248th entrance)
12711 SE 248th Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Wed 8/17 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Recess Monkey

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Town Square Plaza

Recess Monkey performs at Town Square Plaza

Thank you Republic Services

Wed 8/17 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - Mycle Wastman

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Kent Station Plaza
Mycle Wastman performs at Kent Station Plaza
Thu 8/18 2016

Parks and Human Services Committee Meeting

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Chambers East
Thu 8/18 2016

Kent Summer Concerts - The Ryan Shupe Band

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Lake Meridian Park
The Ryan Shupe Band performs at Lake Meridian Park
Sat 8/20 2016

Experience Historical Kent Bowen Scarff Classic Car Show

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
1157 Central Ave. N., Kent, WA
Free spectator admission and awards for 40+ classes of cars. The best classic Ford car show in the Northwest. 
Sat 8/20 2016

Experience Historical Kent Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5917 South 196th Street, Kent, WA
Visit the nation’s only public museum dedicated solely to powerboat racing with vintage hydroplanes spanning seven decades. The Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum is the nation's only public museum dedicated solely to powerboat racing. Formed in 1983, their mission is to inspire and motivate learning and achievement while honoring, celebrating and preserving the legacy of unlimited hydroplane racing. The museum features an incredible collection of hydroplanes which include boats that have won 17 Gold Cups.
Sat 8/20 2016

Experience Historical Kent Neely Soames Homestead Open House

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5311 South 237th Place, Kent, WA
Wander through Neely-Soames Historic Homestead and get a glimpse of the way residents lived in 1885.  This 1885 historic residence along the Green River Trail features a heritage kitchen garden, gardening programs run by Master Gardeners, open space and limited parking.  The gardens are open to the public year-round. This home can also be rented for meetings and small events.
Sat 8/20 2016

Experience Historical Kent Mill Creek Historic District Open House

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
855 East Smith Street, Kent, WA
Enjoy walking tours in the Mill Creek Historic District neighborhood and view turn of the century and great depression era homes kept in character from 72-106 years old.
Sat 8/20 2016

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
24447 94th Ave. S Kent, WA 98030
Aslan is on the move. So are the White Witch, Turkish Delight, and Narnia’s four new kings and queens. This August, St. James Church in Kent presents The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, a play baed on the beloved book by C.S. Lewis. Performances are Saturday, August 20 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sunday, August 21 at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $10. Net proceeds go to St. James Outreach Ministry and support low-income Kent residents. For more information, call 253-0852-4450 or visit http://stjameskent.brownpapertickets.com.
Sun 8/21 2016

Green Kent Blackberry Removal on Sunday Morning

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
GRNRA, 21250 Russell Road South
Come out to the gorgeous Green River Natural Resources Area on a Sunday morning.  Meet at the Public Works Nursery on Russell Road.  Blackberry removal will be the task of the day!
Mon 8/22 2016

Land Use and Planning Board

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kent City Hall Council Chambers
The Land Use and Planning Board is held the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at 7:00 PM in Kent City Hall Council Chambers unless otherwise notified.
Tue 8/23 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

Soos Creek Trail South
Trailhead at Gary Grant Park
SE 208th Street (approximately 136th)

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Tue 8/23 2016

Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Centennial Building, First Floor Conference Rooms
Wed 8/24 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Green River Trail North / Riverview Park
Hawley Road at approximately South 255th

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Mon 8/29 2016

Kent Bicycle Advisory Board

5:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Centennial North and South Meeting Room

The Kent Bicycle Advisory Board (KBAB) was created through Resolution 1298 on December 3, 1991 to advise the City on the concerns and needs of the growing bicycling community.  KBAB advises the Mayor, City Council, and City Departments and Divisions on projects, policies, and programs that improve and/or affect bicycling conditions in Kent.  Meetings are open to the public.  The address is 400 West Gowe Street.  Enter via the parking garage south entrance.  Please try to arrive a few minutes early.

Contact Mel Roberts atmel@cyclekent.com or 425-417-8931 if you have questions.

 

Tue 8/30 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

Clark Lake Park (entrance on 248th)
12711 SE 248th Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Wed 8/31 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Soos Creek Trail
(trailhead near Lake Meridian)
148th Ave SE & SE 266th Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Sun 9/04 2016

Labor Day Block Party

10:45 AM - 1:45 PM
Faith Church 25636 140th Ave SE Kent, WA 98042
Please join us on Sunday, September 4th at 10:45am for a block party with a short service, lunch on the grill, fun activities for all ages, live Blue Grass music, a car show, softball and more!!!
Mon 9/05 2016

Cancelled - Public Works Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Chambers East 220 4th Ave South Kent, WA 98032
Unless otherwise noted the Public Works Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month in Council Chambers East, Kent City Hall, 220 4th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032    Committee Chair: Dennis Higgins                   Dana Ralph                   Brenda Fincher
Tue 9/06 2016

Operations Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kent Council Chambers East, City Hall, 220 4th Ave S, Kent
Unless otherwise noted, the Operations Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Any person requiring a disability accommodation should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (253) 856-5725 in advance. For TDD relay service call the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at 1-800-833-6388. Committee: Les Thomas, Bill Boyce, Dana Ralph, Chair. For information please contact Jennifer Hays at (253) 856-5712.
Tue 9/06 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

Chestnut Ridge Park
9901 South 203rd Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Tue 9/06 2016

Kent City Council Meeting

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kent City Hall, 220 4th Ave S
Unless otherwise noted, the City Council meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Any person requiring a disability accommodation should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (253) 856-5725 in advance. For TDD relay service call the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at 1-800-833-6388.
Wed 9/07 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Green River Trail / Three Friends Fishing Hole
2021 Green River Trail

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Mon 9/12 2016

Economic & Community Development Committee

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Kent City Hall, Council Chambers East
The Economic & Community Development Committee is held the 2nd Monday of each Month, in Kent City Council Chambers East at 5:00 pm otherwise notified.
Mon 9/12 2016

Land Use & Planning Board

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kent City Hall - Council Chambers
The Land Use & Planning Board is typically held on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise notified.
Tue 9/13 2016

Public Safety Committee Meeting

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Chambers East
Unless otherwise noted, the Public Safety Committee meets at 4:30 p.m. on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.  Council Chambers East, Kent City Hall 220 4th Avenue South, Kent, WA 98032.  For information, please contact Kim Komoto at (253) 856-5788, or via email at kkomoto@kentwa.gov.
Tue 9/13 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

Green River Trail / Three Friends Fishing Hole
2021 Green River Trail

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Wed 9/14 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trials within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Van Doren's Landing / Puget Power Trail
21901 Russel Road

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Thu 9/15 2016

Parks and Human Services Committee Meeting

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Chambers East
Sat 9/17 2016

Roll and Read: Celebrate Early Learning

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
South King County Family Resource Center
Walk, push a stroller or pull a wagon! Travel through beautiful downtown Kent and participate in reading activities along the way. On your guided walk, look for your favorite characters such as Pete the Cat, Waldo and the Cat in the Hat. Snacks and additional activities will be available afterwards and multiple prizes will be raffled off at the end. Families with children of all ages welcome!
Mon 9/19 2016

Public Works Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Chambers East 220 4th Ave. South Kent, WA 98032
Unless otherwise noted the Public Works Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month in Council Chambers East, Kent City Hall, 220 4th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032    Committee Chair: Dennis Higgins                   Dana Ralph                   Brenda Fincher
Tue 9/20 2016

Operations Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kent Council Chambers East, City Hall, 220 4th Ave S, Kent
Unless otherwise noted, the Operations Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Any person requiring a disability accommodation should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (253) 856-5725 in advance. For TDD relay service call the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at 1-800-833-6388. Committee: Les Thomas, Chair, Bill Boyce, Dana Ralph. For information please contact Jennifer Hays at (253) 856-5705.
Tue 9/20 2016

Kent City Council Workshop and Regular Meeting

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Kent City Hall, 220 4th Ave S
Tue 9/20 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

West Fenwick Park
3808 Reith Road

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Wed 9/21 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Glenn Nelson Park
3216 South 268th Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Sat 9/24 2016

National Public Lands Day in Kent

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Burlington Green, Railroad Ave. N. & Meeker St., downtown Kent
National Public Lands Day is celebrated around the country on the last Saturday in September. Volunteers are needed to help create a meandering gravel trail leading to the pavilion. Staff, tools and light refreshments will be provided. Park on the street. Register by Wednesday, Sept. 23 at KentWA.gov/ComeVolunteer. Join us for our 9th year of this fun fall event!
Mon 9/26 2016

Kent Bicycle Advisory Board

5:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Centennial North and South Meeting Room

The Kent Bicycle Advisory Board (KBAB) was created through Resolution 1298 on December 3, 1991 to advise the City on the concerns and needs of the growing bicycling community.  KBAB advises the Mayor, City Council, and City Departments and Divisions on projects, policies, and programs that improve and/or affect bicycling conditions in Kent.  Meetings are open to the public.  The address is 400 West Gowe Street.  Enter via the parking garage south entrance.  Please try to arrive a few minutes early.

Contact Mel Roberts atmel@cyclekent.com or 425-417-8931 if you have questions.

Mon 9/26 2016

Land Use and Planning Board

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kent City Hall Council Chambers
The Land Use and Planning Board is held the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at 7:00 PM in Kent City Hall Council Chambers unless otherwise notified.
Tue 9/27 2016

Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Centennial Building, First Floor Conference Rooms
Tue 9/27 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Time

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PDT

Where

Morrill Meadows Park
10600 SE 248th Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Wed 9/28 2016

Kent4Health FREE Outdoor Trail Walks

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Various Parks & Trails within Kent

 

Date

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Time

9:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Where

Morrill Meadows Park
10600 SE 248th Street

Cost

FREE

Contact Name

Pam Clark

Contact Email

info@kent4health.com

Contact Phone

253-856-4968

Description

Walk to Wellness Trail Walks
June 1 - September 28, 2016
• Each Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning highlight various parks.
• Open to all ages and modalities
• Up to 3-mile roundtrip self-guided walks
• Sign in when you arrive
• Volunteers on site during walk hours
• Marked paved or compact trails
*Visit Kent4Health.com for the schedule.

Mon 10/03 2016

Public Works Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Chambers East 220 4th Ave South Kent, WA 98032
Unless otherwise noted the Public Works Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month in Council Chambers East, Kent City Hall, 220 4th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032    Committee Chair: Dennis Higgins                   Dana Ralph                   Brenda Fincher
Tue 10/04 2016

Operations Committee Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kent Council Chambers East, City Hall, 220 4th Ave S, Kent
Unless otherwise noted, the Operations Committee meets at 4:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Any person requiring a disability accommodation should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (253) 856-5725 in advance. For TDD relay service call the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at 1-800-833-6388. Committee: Les Thomas, Bill Boyce, Dana Ralph, Chair. For information please contact Jennifer Hays at (253) 856-5712.
Tue 10/04 2016

Kent City Council Meeting

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kent City Hall, 220 4th Ave S
Unless otherwise noted, the City Council meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Any person requiring a disability accommodation should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (253) 856-5725 in advance. For TDD relay service call the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at 1-800-833-6388.
Sat 10/08 2016

ReLeaf at Clark Lake Park

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Clark Lake Park, park at Martin Sortun Elementary, 12711 SE 248th St., Kent

Join Kent Parks for our 14th year of this popular fall event at one of Kent's largest natural open spaces. Volunteers have had a tremendous impact on this 130-acre park and we will be working at three areas stewarded by our Green Kent Partnership Stewards. Park at Martin Sortun Elementary and follow the signs through the park to the work site. Tools, staff and light refreshments are provided. Register before Wednesday, Oct. 7 at KentWA.gov/ComeVolunteer

 

Sat 10/08 2016

Superheroes VS Villains 5k Run-Walk

9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Magnuson Park
There is no better way of getting a good work out in this summer than to join us for our Superhero VS Villain's 5k Run/Walk taking place this Halloween on October 8, 2016! Get your favorite costume on, grab your headphones and get ready to run/walk with other superheros and villains! This event is open to the public and family and friends are all welcome!

For those that like a little extra competition the winner of the best dressed superhero and villain will be getting a prize!

See everyone on the day of the run!!!
Mon 10/10 2016

Economic & Community Development Committee

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Kent City Hall, Council Chambers East
The Economic & Community Development Committee is held the 2nd Monday of each Month, in Kent City Council Chambers East at 5:00 pm otherwise notified.