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  • New! What's On at Your Library

    See everything that's happening at your library this spring with our new What's On library booklet.

  • Ink About It Writing Competition

    Got a great idea for a short story or poem? The Ink About It Writing Competition is open for entries! This year's theme is "HERO" and heaps of prizes up are for grabs.

  • Libraries Closed Grand Final Eve

    All Kingston Libraries will be closed for the Grand Final Eve public holiday on Friday 30th of September. Returns chutes will remain open at all branches.

  • Seniors Festival

    Bookings are now open for the Kingston Seniors Festival! Free bookings for Library events are available online. Get a free antique evaluation, learn how to use Skype on the iPad, and more…Collect a complete Festival program from your local library or click here for the online copy

What's Happening @ Your Library

NEW Hello India comes to Zinio

We've just added the English edition of 'Hello India' to our free e-magazine collection. For the latest Bollywood & Hollywood gossip, fashion, beauty and lots more sign up to Zinio today.

Chelsea Library to close for programmed maintenance

Due to programed maintenance Chelsea Library and its return chutes will be closed and unavailable from Monday 3rd of October until early November.

Children's Book Council of Australia Awards

The CBCA announced the winners for Early Childhood, Older Readers, Younger Readers, Picture Books and the Eve Pownall Award for Information Books on August 22, 2016!

Upcoming Events

Gardening Australia's Jane Edmanson

Thursday 6 October 2016

Jane Edmanson from the ABC's Gardening Australia show talks about gardens and gardening in Australia and around the world! Free Kingston Seniors Festival event. Bookings essential.

Minecraft Club

Thursday 6 October 2016

Kingston Libraries is excited to announce our new Minecraft Club for children aged 8-12!

Maree Coote: The Melbourne Book

Monday 10 October 2016

Maree Coote, author of 'The Melbourne Book: A History of Now', shares anecdotes from her much-loved collection of stories of Melbourne. Free Kingston Seniors Festival event. Bookings essential.

Book Bugs @ Parkdale Library

Tuesday 11 October 2016

Book Bugs is a club for kids in grades prep, 1, 2 and 3 who are interested in all sorts of books! Come along for a fun hour of book talk, puzzles, games, craft activities and an afternoon snack.