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Kingston Conservation and Open Space Facebook page

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Snapping turtles spend most of their time submerged underwater. Most people encounter them during the egg-laying season in late May and June, when females may travel considerable distances from water to nest in lawns or sandy areas. Learn more: bit.ly/turtle-crossing 📸: Katie Burnette ... See MoreSee Less

Elm Street/Jones River - such a beautiful day by the water 😊 ... See MoreSee Less

Elm Street/Jones River - such a beautiful day by the water 😊

Timeline PhotosThis northern water snake was just chilling in a stream. Nice specimen! ... See MoreSee Less

Local wildlife at its best! Photo credits to Sarah Elizabeth 😊 🦌 ... See MoreSee Less

Local wildlife at its best! Photo credits to Sarah Elizabeth 😊 🦌

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Kingston Animal Shelter/Control

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Wednesday July 1st, 2020 - 2:25 pm

Kingston Animal Shelter/Control

Due to COVID-19, all adoption applications will be processed via email. If you are interested in adopting an animal from the Kingston Animal Shelter, please fill out an application online and submit the completed form via email or facebook message. Applications can be found on our facebook or at the Town of Kingston Animal Control website.
If you are interested in adopting any of the animals in our shelter, please fill out an application online. Only upon application approval will an adoption coordinator contact you to schedule a meet and greet with the animal(s) you may be interested in taking home.
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Due to COVID-19, all adoption applications will be processed via email. If you are interested in adopting an animal from the Kingston Animal Shelter, please fill out an application online and submit the completed form via email or facebook message. Applications can be found on our facebook or at the Town of Kingston Animal Control website.
If you are interested in adopting any of the animals in our shelter, please fill out an application online. Only upon application approval will an adoption coordinator contact you to schedule a meet and greet with the animal(s) you may be interested in taking home.

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Beautiful cat, so sad she was declawed. Does she get along well with dogs?

So beautiful!! Praying they’ll get adopted together by a loving family soon shared

So adorable and precious praying Alex and Sammy will be adopted together by a loving family soon shared. Also praying Pierre will be adopted by a loving family soon shared

They are adorable!

So precious praying they’ll be adopted soon shared

What a sweetheart ♥️♥️♥️ praying she’ll be adopted by a loving family soon shared

Wait is Charlie still available?

Theodore

Fran Healey

Cunningham Elizabeth Kerriann Jameson McKeough

OMG Kim Gillis Ledin it must be meant to be 😁

Joyce Anderson Sullivan

My cats in pain battery shock.

Alycia Murphy plz get one

Elise McDonough I like Constance u should get her so I can cuddle it

Aaron Naylor

Do have any more left

Krystal Raposo Jenn Fontes wook at them❤️

Marianne McManama Howard

Dillon J. Mariano get kitty

Praying April will be adopted by a loving family soon shared

April is adorable! We will be submitting an application for a chance to have her join our family. Thanks for saving all of these pets and helping them find forever homes! 🐾 💕

I am in love with Minnie!

Look Tommi Cordle-Scott Goose

You don’t allow a meeting first?!?!?! Why not?!?!

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Monday June 29th, 2020 - 11:15 am

Kingston Animal Shelter/Control

The Kingston Animal Shelter would like to thank Dwights demo & the hard work of Clayton of C&C Entertainment for donating hard work & sweat to give our outdoor kennel areas a nice spring cleaning! ... See MoreSee Less

The Kingston Animal Shelter would like to thank Dwights demo & the hard work of Clayton of C&C Entertainment for donating hard work & sweat to give our outdoor kennel areas a nice spring cleaning!

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Looks so nice and neat.

Looks great!

Oh my goodness thank you so much for your kindness to the animals ♥️♥️♥️

Looks so good!

👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👍🏻

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Thank you

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Friday June 26th, 2020 - 2:52 pm

Kingston Animal Shelter/Control

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Thursday June 25th, 2020 - 12:28 pm

Kingston Animal Shelter/Control

InformationPlease SHARE to keep pets safe this year. ... See MoreSee Less

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Friday July 3rd, 2020 - 8:36 am

Kingston Public Library

There will be no curbside pickup on Friday July 3rd, while we close to observe the Fourth of July holiday. Pickup will resume on Monday July 6th at 1 pm. We wish you a safe and happy Fourth of July weekend! ... See MoreSee Less

Thursday July 2nd, 2020 - 8:15 am

Kingston Public Library

With so much uncertainty at the present moment, it's important to protect your finances. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has advice on mortgage and housing assistance, student loans, managing finances and avoiding scams. Go to www.consumerfinance.gov/coronavirus/ to learn more. ... See MoreSee Less

With so much uncertainty at the present moment, its important to protect your finances. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has advice on mortgage and housing assistance, student loans, managing finances and avoiding scams. Go to https://www.consumerfinance.gov/coronavirus/ to learn more.

Monday June 29th, 2020 - 8:05 pm

Kingston Public Library

Delivery between libraries is resuming. That means that soon you will not be restricted to borrowing just what’s in our library. It will take some time for everything to be available, but holds are opening up! ... See MoreSee Less

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Best news in a long time!

Yay!!!

This is good news !

Woohoo! Was just lamenting how challenging Summer Reading will be without Inter-Library Loan. So glad it is restarting!

Lori Campbell

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Friday June 19th, 2020 - 2:23 pm

Kingston Public Library

Remember to vote on Saturday June 27th!

Find out more about both the Annual and Recall Elections on the Town website at www.kingstonmass.org.

Click on the link below to find out about absentee ballots, see a list of candidates, and watch the candidates' statements on PacTV.

bit.ly/2YXgzBo
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Remember to vote on Saturday June 27th!

Find out more about both the Annual and Recall Elections on the Town website at www.kingstonmass.org.

Click on the link below to find out about absentee ballots, see a list of candidates, and watch the candidates statements on PacTV.

https://bit.ly/2YXgzBo
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Bonus Borrows from Hoopla

Hoopla is offering Bonus Borrows to our patrons. These are checkouts that will not count against your 10 checkouts per month. To see a list of Bonus Borrows, go to the format you would like borrow such as eBook, movie, audiobook,  or music then click on categories. There you will see various Bonus Borrows lists. Click on any of them to see a list of what is available.  Click on the link to see a list of some movies that are Bonus Borrows.

If you have any questions, email them to kiref@kingstonpubliclibrary.org.

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Kingston Community Fun

We Are Here Kingston Community Fun

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Monday June 15th, 2020 - 1:05 pm

Kingston Community Fun

Sign up now for this new and exciting Summer in a Box program! Click the link below to register and for more information!
kingstonrec.com/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=30275
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Friday May 29th, 2020 - 3:03 pm

Kingston Community Fun

Fun activity you can do with your Dog! This is Lila! ... See MoreSee Less

Fun activity you can do with your Dog! This is Lila!

Wednesday May 27th, 2020 - 12:46 pm

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Bay Farm Duxbury, MA
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front of the kingston senior center from the council on aging facebook page

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Wednesday July 1st, 2020 - 7:26 am

Kingston Council on Aging

Today our transportation request change takes effect! All Dial-A-Ride requests will need to be scheduled through GATRA Plymouth Central Dispatching, and no longer through the Senior Center. To schedule a ride, please call GATRA at (978) 393-4404, or toll free at (844) 358-4422.
Due to COVID-19 precaution measures, we are currently only transporting one passenger at a time, while following strict sanitation guidelines.
We appreciate your patience during this transition!
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Wednesday July 1st, 2020 - 7:20 am

Kingston Council on Aging

Beginning Monday, July 6, the Senior Center business hours of operation will change. The new hours are as follows:
Monday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 noon
While the building remains closed to the public, COA staff continue to be on site for all phone calls and outreach.
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Monday June 29th, 2020 - 4:49 pm

Kingston Council on Aging

Tuesday, June 30th Dottie Neal is retiring from the Kingston Council on Aging. She will truly be missed. As a nice send off we are having a Drive Bye-Bye for her from 1:00 – 1:30 at the Senior Center. Please show up in your car and get in line to pass by the COA entrance and give Dottie a wave and well wishes as a fun send off!

The COA Board will be organizing cars at the Town House parking lot beginning at 12:45 pm. Please do not call the center to ask questions, as this is a SURPRISE FOR DOTTIE!
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Thursday June 25th, 2020 - 2:06 pm

Kingston Council on Aging

Please listen to this important message from Plymouth County Sheriff Joseph D. McDonald, Jr. on the Safety Assurance Program, which is a public service encouraging independent living. This is a free service and can provide piece of mind to families who have loved ones living alone and who need a support system. The contact information appears at the end of this video. ... See MoreSee Less

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