We are aware that COVID-19 is affecting the scheduling of events and other gatherings throughout our community. As we all work together to respond to this crisis, we understand that many events on this site may not yet be updated with the most current closure information. We encourage you to check with event organizers and venues regarding the status of any event you are looking to attend. Thank you.
Library service to the Kenmore area began with a lending library started by a local citizen. The Akron Public Library took over the service in 1930. The current building opened on January 4, 1957. It had a larger, and more expensive collection than any branch library previously opened.
The books alone cost $9,949.64. Current library statistics show that Kenmore Branch has 15,795 registered borrowers, circulated 193,703 items in 2010 and has a current collection of 64,744 items.
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Jan 12, 2021