Youth Advisory Council Meeting – March 25th at 6:30If you are not a member of the Youth Advisory Council but are interested in learning more about it, we would love to have you join us at a meeting. Pizza and drinks will be provided. This meeting can be used for community service.
Please call 781-585-0517 x 6284 to sign ... Continue Reading
March 20th at 5:00 – Wednesday Afternoon Reading Club
Come join a new children’s Reading Club for children aged 7-10. We’ll meet every other week and read from a group-selected book. In addition, we’ll be mixing it up–discussing favorite characters; adding a related craft, game or activity; reading from a kid-friendly theater script and adding costumes for role-playing fun. ... Continue Reading
March 27th at 5:30pm – 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.
March 28th at 4pm – Sparky the Bog DogChildren in grades K-2 are invited to sign up to attend an author program featuring the book Sparky the Bog Dog written by Kingston author Janet DiLeo-Wade. Please sign up using the button below or by calling the library at 781-585-0517.
New Museum Pass – Peabody Essex MuseumThanks to the Friends of the Kingston Public Library we’re excited to announce our newest discounted museum pass to the Peabody Essex Museum! One of the nation’s largest museums, PEM features art and culture from New England and around the world.
You can see what’s currently on exhibit here.
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March Book Madness!This March, join other OCLN library users in playing the OCLN March Madness Book Tournament.
The OCLN March Madness Book Tournament brings the excitement of the NCAA basketball tournament and the love of books and reading to the libraries of the South Shore! Over the course of five weeks starting on ... Continue Reading
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