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    Kingston's Draft Library Strategy

    The draft for the new City of Kingston Library Strategy is available and open for community feedback until July 31!

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    Fine Amnesty

    From Monday 1 July until Monday 30 September, we will be waiving library fines for any Kingston library customers who may have them.

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    Meet Alison Lester

    Popular author and illustrator, Alison Lester, reads some of her favourite stories in this special event suitable for all ages.

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    Joining Loose Ends

    Walking 2,801 kilometres from one end of England to the other with his wife Debby changed Keith’s life forever. Join us at Cheltenham Library, Wednesday 24 July, where author Keith Badger will present his inspiring story of transformation.

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    NBN Information Session

    Have questions about the NBN and how it affects you? Come tothis free information session by staff from the National BroadbandNetwork Co. Bookings required.

What's Happening @ Your Library

Fine Amnesty

From Monday 1 July until Monday 30 September, we will be waiving library fines for any Kingston library customers who may have them.

Ink About It Writing Competition

The Ink About It Writing Competition is on again for 2019! Write a G-rated short story or poem of up to 500 words. Open to anyone who is aged 5-16 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.

Libraries Change Lives

Chelsea Library patrons were recently treated to a wonderful talk by author Garry Disher. Afterwards Garry took some time to share with us how libraries have changed his life. Watch it now on our website where you can also share your story.

Bookmark Design Competition

Congratulations to our Winners! Once again, we had so many wonderful entries that we decided to pick six major prize winners instead of three. Thank you to everyone who entered.

Upcoming Events

Games Club

Friday 19 July 2019

A monthly club for primary school kids where they can participate in and learn a variety of games, including board games, card games, online games, physical games, and various types of puzzles too. No bookings required.

Minecraft @ Clarinda Library

Friday 19 July 2019

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

Tea & Technology Club @ Clarinda Library

Tuesday 23 July 2019

Join us for Tea & Technology on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2:30pm. This is an opportunity to discuss your technology experiences with others, ask questions and share tips!

LEGO ® Club @ Chelsea Library

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Suitable for primary school age children, LEGO ® Club will take place on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 4pm - 5pm at Chelsea Library.