An invitation to join!

The work of the Kent Historical Society is made possible by the generous support and participation of our members and friends. Membership is open to all who would like to support the continued work of the Kent Historical Society in collecting, preserving, and sharing the history of the Kent area. Please join today and help us continue to serve the Kent community and all those who appreciate Kent’s history.

Membership Privileges
Free, unlimited admission to the Historical Society Museum House
Use of the Historical Society library.
A year's subscription to the Historical Society's newsletter
Invitations to special "Members Only" receptions, functions and programs.
The satisfaction of knowing you are helping to preserve Kent’s history for future generations

If you've made that decision to join go to our membership page and click the Add To Cart Button.
Want to join over the phone? Call us at 330.678.2712
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Want to mail in a membership? Download and Print our membership application.
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The Kent Historical Society has opened its new exhibition for 2016
“Then & Now”
FREE admission.
Click Here for information

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The Kent Tribune is now online.
Click here for the link.

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A new book published by the Kent Historical Society
Then & Now is a companion book to our exhibition. The book is filled with archival photographs of the way we were. See what Kent looked like in the 19th century, in the early 20th century, and up to the present. On sale now for $17. Oh yes, it's in full color.
Can't come to pick up your copy at the KHS? Order from our
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How to Purchase Then & Now

To order Then & Now while we're closed go to our online shopping cart. Your order will be shipped almost as soon as it is received.

The Sunday, January 1, 2017 issue of the Record Courier has a wonderful article about the book by David Dix. To read David's article click the pdf button below.

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If you’re looking for a gift or interested in Kent history take a look at our online bookstore. We may have what you want.

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