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    Information Session on Retirement Villages

    Know someone who's considering entering a retirement village? This workshop by Consumer Affairs Victoria will help individuals or couples and their families to understand their rights and responsibilities under the Retirement Villages Act 1986. Free event.

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    Searching for Jobs Online

    Need help searching for a job? This presentation will show you some of the popular search sites as well as how to refine your online searches, set up job alerts and apply for positions online. Free event.

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    Ink About It

    Entries for the 2018 Ink About It Writing Competition are now open! Write a G-rated short story or poem up to 500 words. Open to anyone who is 5-12 years old and lives, goes to school, or plays in the City of Kingston. Download an entry form online!

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    Library Website User Experience Survey

    To help us improve your experiences when using the Library Website, we have put together a short survey to better understand of how our site is currently meeting your needs.

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    New! What's On at Your Library

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

What's Happening @ Your Library

Ink About It Writing Competition

The Ink About It Writing Competition for 2018 is on again! Write a G-rated short story or poem up to 500 words. Open to anyone who is aged 5-12 years and lives, works, goes to school or plays in the City of Kingston. Entry forms available to pick up in all library branches or download online.

Online Renewals and Reservations

Kingston Libraries is currently experiencing intermittent issues with our online renewal and reservation services. If you need to renew any items, would like to place something on reserve, or have any other queries, please call us on 1300 135 668. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Musical Memoirs

Several prominent local musicians have written intriguing autobiographies in recent times. With that in mind, Music Lovers recommends some interesting musician autobiographies together with key albums by the artists, all available in the library catalogue or via library access to Freegal.

Bookmark Design Competition

All winning and runner-up entries in the 2018 Bookmark Design Competition are now available to collect in any Kingston Libraries branch :)

Upcoming Events

Saturday Storytime @ Chelsea Library

Saturday 21 July 2018

Join us at Chelsea Library at 11am on Saturday 21 July for a fun half hour of Storytime with the family! The theme for this month's Storytime is Things That Go.

Minecraft Club @ Patterson Lakes Library

Monday 23 July 2018

Join us for Minecraft Club at Patterson Lakes Library! We run specially crafted content maps alternating in difficulty levels each month to suit beginner and intermediate crafters aged 8-12. Bookings essential.

Backyard Beekeeping

Tuesday 24 July 2018

Melbourne’s Backyard Honey beekeeper Peter Dyer explains everything you need to know about getting started with keeping your own bees! Free event. Bookings essential.

Information Session on Retirement Villages

Tuesday 24 July 2018

Are you, or a family member, considering entering a retirementvillage? This workshop by Consumer Affairs Victoria will help you understand your rights and responsibilities. Free event. Bookings required.