Category Archives: Programs

Thursday May 2nd – Thomas Clavin – Valley Forge

Valley Forge is the riveting true story of a nascent United States toppling an empire. Using new and rarely seen contemporaneous documents — and drawing on a cast of iconic characters and remarkable moments that capture the innovation and energy that led to the birth of our nation — Bob Drury and Tom Clavin provide the definitive account of this seminal and previously undervalued moment in the battle for American independence.

Tom Clavin is the author or coauthor of sixteen books. He is currently the investigative features correspondent for Manhattan Magazine. He lives in Sag Harbor, New York



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May 9th at 5:30 – Kingston Public Library Book Group

Join us for interesting discussions of classic and contemporary literature, with a special focus on fiction. We welcome newcomers!

We meet on the second Thursday of each month, usually at the Kingston Council on Aging. This month’s meeting will be at the Faunce School. We begin each meeting with a brown bag supper, and sometimes we bring supper for everyone.

The reading selection for this month is Small Great Things, by Jodi Picoult. If you would like the Library to help you locate a copy, please call 781-585-0517. Come and join the discussion!

Questions?  Contact Anna Kelley, group facilitator, at 781-585-0589 or

April 19th at 7pm – Your Voice Matters! A Story and Poetry Open Mic Event

PACTV, the Kingston Public Library, and the Kingston Council on Aging are proud to announce Your Voice Matters!  A Story and Poetry Open Mic Event!

You have a story you’ve told many times – why not share it? We are excited to hear your original poetry, spoken word, or story!

Share your original story, comedy, poetry, or spoken word in a six minute time slot!  To sign up to perform, email Elizabeth at 

This event will take place at the Kingston Council on Aging located at 30 Evergreen Street.  Doors will open at 6:30pm.  This event will be recorded and played on PACTV’s Community and YouTube channels.