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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 KPLreader@hotmail.com.

May 24th at 7pm – Tick and Tick-Borne Diseases Workshop

Join Plymouth County entomologist Blake Dinius for a workshop on ticks and tick-borne diseases.  Learn when ticks are most active, how ticks can impact our health, and the best prevention strategies.  All information is based on peer-reviewed, published scientific data.  This program will take place at the Adams Center located at 33 Summer Street in Kingston. Registration is requested.

This is the first program in the Healthy Kingston speaker series, a collaboration between the Kingston Board of Health and the Kingston Public Library. More programs are being scheduled for the fall.  To register, click on the button below or contact the Library at 781-585-0517.

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