The Captain Brady Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3703 is a hard-to-find but welcoming association for all of Kent's…More veterans for both recent and past conflicts.
The Kent VFW, founded in 1938, offers a large lounge with padded, high-backed stools, three TV sets, a pool table and indoor cornhole boards. Membership ranges in age from veterans of World War II to Iraq and Afghanistan war vets.
The Capt. Brady post also features a 200-seat hall available for rental with a complete kitchen. Hall rental questions? Call 330-603-1679 or the post.
The post is located on VFW Parkway, which is not listed in most GPS systems. Signs are posted on Haymaker Parkway directing cars to Stow Street and Tallmadge Avenue. The hall is located just south of Haymaker Parkway/S.R. 59.
Kent Fire Station One is located at the corner of South DePeyster Street and Haymaker Parkway. The station…More features a three-story fire training tower, exercise equipment and living quarters for on-duty personnel. The station features a working fire pole in the first-floor lobby. The lobby walls are lined with historic photos of equipment and past personnel.
Station One is Kent's main fire station. It houses the majority of the city's fire equipment and is one of two fire stations in the city.
Kent Parks and Recreation Department 497 Middlebury Rd, Kent, OH44240 The Kent Parks and Recreation Department office on Middlebury Road near Haymaker Parkway is the primary place for Kent…More parents looking to register their children in youth athletic and other programs. In addition to management and future park planning, the office also handles scheduling for the Parks Department's rental facilities. The small, crowded office is nestled among the trees at the northern edge of Fred Fuller Park. Adjacent to the park office, the city's original jail was relocated for preservation. The old jail also is available for small group rental.