Looking for press releases and news related to Kitsap Regional Library's current and upcoming initiatives and other major news? You've found the right place to learn more about the Library's exciting projects and partnerships.

For further information, contact Jeannie Allen, Director of Strategy and Communications, at jallen@krl.org​. 

A Letter from the Director

May 11, 2020 letter from Jill Jean, Library Director

May 4, 2020 letter from Jill Jean, Library Director

April 15, 2020 letter from Jill Jean, Library Director

March 12, 2020 letter from Jill Jean, Library Director

Press Releases

This summer, adventure starts here - June 1, 2020

Kitsap Regional Library cancels all programs through March - March 12, 2020

Immigration Tale is Kitsap Regional Library’s 2019 One Book, One Community Selection - November 15, 2018

"Kitsap Regional Library to Pursue Levy Increase – Library Board of Trustees Approves Ballot Initiative for November Election" - July 26, 2017

"Kitsap Regional Library to Craft Levy Proposal for November Ballot" - March 17, 2017

"Kitsap Regional Library Finalist for 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service" - February 23, 2016

In the News

Kitsap Sun - New Silverdale library to open this year in old Central Kitsap High School Wing - February 9, 2021

Kitsap Sun - Kitsap Regional Library's summer learning brings challenges, prizes- June 3, 2020

Kitsap Sun - Design renderings created for new Silverdale library co-located with CKSD schools - November 18, 2019

Kitsap Sun - Library delivery services provides free access to books for mobility impaired - November 18, 2019

Kiro Radio - Kitsap Library swaps late fees for good old-fashioned guilt - August 22, 2018

Kitsap Sun - No more late fines: Kitsap Regional Library calls them a barrier to borrowing - August 16, 2018

Kitsap Sun - Kitsap Regional Library closes the book on its bookmobile - May 23, 2018

ALA News - 2018 John Cotton Dana Award Winners announced - May 8, 2018

Kitsap Sun - Kitsap Regional Library, CK School District weigh partnership for Silverdale library - May 10, 2018

Kitsap Sun - Kitsap Regional Library to add Sunday hours to five locations - May 1, 2018

Kitsap Sun - Library's summer program helps launch new hobbies, adventures - April 26, 2018

Kitsap Daily News - "Start the New Year with Local Books You Might Enjoy" - December 29, 2017

Kitsap Sun - "City Set to Transfer Ownership of Poulsbo Library to Kitsap Regional Library" - December 7, 2017

Kitsap Sun - "Library Embracing STEM and Early Learning" - October 26, 2017

Kitsap Sun - "Library Ask for Tax Increase to Fund Repairs, Tech Upgrades and Bring Back Sundays" - October 23, 2017

Kitsap Sun - "Police, Other First Responders Conduct Elaborate Mass Shooting Drill at Bremerton Library" - October 18, 2017

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