Save the date

Here are some of the things we’re planning at the Library over the next few months.

  • July 3rd 7:15 – Library Trustees Meeting Clip art image of a public library building The Board of Library Trustees meet on the first Tuesday of every month in the Library Meeting Room. These meetings are open to the public. For more information contact the library at 781-585-0517 Continue Reading
  • Friday July 6th at 1pm – Friends of the Kingston Public Library Meeting Friends of the library logo The Friends meet the first Friday of the month at 1p.m. in the Library meeting room. We are a group of dedicated volunteers who raise funds year round to provide services to the Library and the Community. Consider joining us — new ideas and suggestions are most welcome and very important ... Continue Reading
  • Monday July 16th at 3pm – Chess Lessons for Teens Closeup of chessboardKristen Anderson from Hudson Chess will be at the Kingston Public Library on July 16th at 2pm  to offer pointers and guidance to players of all skill levels.   To register, click the button below.  For more information, contact the library at 781-585-0517 x6284 or visit our online calendar at: www.kingstonpubliclibrary.org. *space is ... Continue Reading
  • Children’s Summer Reading Program Children entering grades K-6 in the fall are invited to sign-up for the Kingston Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Sign-up in the Children’s Room any day between June 12 and August 9 and choose a book to keep from our Summer Reading Book Shelf. In addition, for every five books ... Continue Reading
  • Monday July 16th at 5pm – Chess Lessons for Adults Closeup of chessboardKristen Anderson from Hudson Chess will be at the Kingston Public Library on July 16th at 5pm  to offer pointers and guidance to adult players of all skill levels. This class is for adults aged 18 and older.   To register, click the button below.  For more information, contact the library at 781-585-0517 ... Continue Reading
  • Tuesday July 17th at 7 pm – Kingston Public Library Foundation The Kingston Public Library Foundation meets on the third Tuesday of the month in the Library Meeting Room.  For more information contact Sia Stewart sstewart@kingstonpubliclibrary.org 781-585-0157 x6286 Visit the KPL Foundation webpage to learn more about what they do. Continue Reading
  • Wednesday July 18th at 1pm – Toto the Tornado Kitten Toto the Tornado Kitten and his friend Jonathan Hall will visit Kingston on Wednesday July 18th at 1pm and share there remarkable story with us. Toto survived the Brimfield Tornado of 2011 with help of Brimfield EMT hero Jonathan Hall and his wife Amy. Copies of the his book, Toto the Tornado ... Continue Reading
  • Monday July 23rd at 6pm – Fan Artist Reception Join student artists from Kingston and the surrounding towns to view and celebrate their fan art creations!  Light refreshments will be served. For more information contact Hannele at 781-585-0517 x6284 Continue Reading
  • July 31st at 1pm – Didgeridoo Down Under Children ages 8-15 can register for a demonstration and workshop all about Didgeridoos. The didgeridoo is a wind instrument developed by Indigenous Australians of northern Australia potentially within the last 1,500 years and still in widespread use today both in Australia and around the world. You’ll create and play a didgeridoo ... Continue Reading
  • Wednesdays at 5pm – 2nd and 3rd Grade Reading Club Stack of colorful books Come join a new children’s Reading Club. We’ll meet every other week and we’ll be reading 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. The goal ... Continue Reading
  • Tuesdays from 10 to 4 – Tabletop Games in the Children’s Room Starting June 12th, stop in the Children’s and Activities Room every Tuesday from 10-4 and play Chess, Checkers and other board games. For more information contact: Stephanie Legg   781-585-0517   slegg@kingstonpubliclibrary.org Continue Reading
  • June 12th Through August 14th – Children’s Summer Reading Program Children entering grades K-6 in the fall are invited to sign-up for the Kingston Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Sign-up in the Children’s Room any day between June 12 and August 9 and choose a book to keep from our Summer Reading Book Shelf. In addition, for every five books you ... Continue Reading