Some of what’s happening at the Kingston Public Library
Tell us! – What do You Love About Your Library?Please visit OCLN’s Wired to Reach You site and take a moment to tell us how your library impacts your life. Your stories will be shared with state legislators and your local library officials.
Networks and libraries across the Commonwealth, including OCLN, are wired together to create opportunities for you to gain access ... Continue Reading
Boston Bruins 12th annual PJ DriveFew things in life are as comforting as snuggling up in a warm pair of PJs and listening to a story. Unfortunately, for many children across Massachusetts living under financial hardship, this comfort is out of reach. The Kingston Public Library is committed to helping to solve this problem by ... Continue Reading
February 25th at 1:00 – ImagArenaMore than a typical building workshop, ImagArena combines the spirit of an art program, the materials of a building workshop, and the framework of a video game to provide a program that entertains and engages everyone! This program takes place at the Kingston Council on Aging and is for ages 5+. ... Continue Reading
February 28th at 10:30 – Raising a Reader with Big Ryanhildren ages 3-6 and their caregiver are invited to drop-in and discover the joy of storytelling with Big Ryan. This program is sponsored by the South Shore Community Action Council. All participants will be registered during the program. Please contact Debbie Wightman at 508-747–7575 x6247 for more information.department.
February 19th at 7 pm – Kingston Public Library Foundation MeetingThe Kingston Public Library Foundation meets on the third Tuesday of the month at the Kingston Town House. Meeting dates may be changed to accommodate holidays, Town Meeting, and other events. For more information contact Sia Stewart email@example.com 781-585-0157 x6286
Visit the KPL Foundation webpage to learn more about what they ... Continue Reading
February 27th at 6pm – Chess Club for Grades 4 to 6Children in the fourth, fifth and sixth grades are invited to sign-up for an hour of chess play and instruction. Make new friends and learn new chess moves. Please use register using the online form below or call 781-585-0517 x 6273. Michael Ball is the instructor for this club.
Weekly – Knotty KnittersJoin the Knotty Knitters every Wednesday at the Kingston Public Library from 7 to 9 pm as we share our patterns, techniques and experience with each other in a relaxed and congenial atmosphere.
For more information contact
Kingston Community Seed Library
Stop by our small but growing seed library located in the lobby! Take some seeds home and try your hand at gardening!
Experienced gardeners and seed savers who wish to share their seeds with the community can leave seeds for others to take!
For more information call the library at 781-585-0517 x6285
A New Way to Check Out! – meeScanMeeScan is a self-checkout service that works by utilizing your smartphone or tablet’s mobile technology along with the library’s WiFi network. Unlike conventional self-checkout stations, with meeScan, library patrons can check-out their items from anywhere in the library using their smartphone or tablet.
Available for download on iOS, Android, and Blackberry ... Continue Reading
New item for checkout – Mobile WiFi HotspotsWant to stream the big game but the power is out? Can’t get Wi-Fi service on vacation? Using up too much of your data plan while on the road? The Kingston Public Library has the solution – mobile Wi-Fi hotspots.
Kingston’s “library of things” continues to expand with more items you may not ... Continue Reading