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Halloween Party

Posted on 31 October 2017

Book now to attend one of Kingston Libraries’ frightful Halloween Parties for kids. Join in the fun and prepare to be scared! There will be a costume parade and best dressed prizes, games, treasure hunt, spooky stories and treats of course!

What We're Reading

Posted on 20 October 2017

Ever wondered what a librarian reads? Now's your chance to find out! See what our library staff have been reading this October.

Family History News October 2017

Posted on 17 October 2017

Discover the new website Digital Panopticon, an exciting update on Twile and new records on Family Search.

Kingston Libraries Website Survey

Posted on 10 August 2017

We are seeking feedback on our current Kingston Libraries website and we would like to hear from you, our website patrons, on what you currently like, don't like, or would like to see on the library's website.

TMix + Winter/Spring 2017 Edition

Posted on 3 August 2017

A new edition of TMIX + magazine is out, and this librarian decided to have another crack at one of its delicious treats!

Family History Month at Kingston Libraries

Posted on 1 August 2017

Ready to unravel the secrets of your family's past? National Family History Month is here!

The Man Booker Prize

Posted on 28 July 2017

The Man Booker Prize, which aims to promote the finest in fiction by rewarding the best novel of the year written in English and published in the United Kingdom, has announced the 2017 longlist!

Jane Austen's 200th Anniversary

Posted on 18 July 2017

Two-hundred years ago on July 18th, 1817, Jane Austen drew her last breath in Winchester, England. In honour of the famed author of a number of literary works still popular today, we've compiled a list of titles available in our collections to celebrate the life and works of Jane Austen.

Design the New Junior Library Card!

Posted on 17 July 2017

Congratulations to the 3 winners of our recent junior library card design competition! Your well thought out, fantastic designs will appear on our new junior library cards in the coming months. Click through to see the winning entries!

La Musique Française

Posted on 14 July 2017

Love French music? To celebrate Bastille Day this July 14, Music Lovers have assembled a list of French albums featuring un mélange of classic and current artists that are available to stream for free through Freegal!