Treasures and bargains at Sidewalk Fest

The Kent Memorial Library’s annual book sale drew people from near and far to browse thousands of titles in all genres. Photo by Elyse Sadtler

KENT — Despite occasional rain, the annual Kent Sidewalk Festival was a success. Shoppers turned out from Friday, Aug. 4, to Sunday, Aug. 6, to take advantage of sales and discounted merchandise offered by local shops and businesses.

St. Andrew’s Episcopal church held its much-anticipated yearly tag sale, which was buzzing with people hunting for odd items and bargains. 

A couple with a young child in a stroller emerged, victorious, with a hinged baby gate. 

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