All Branches will be closed on April 18, 20 & 21 for Easter Holidays

Recent additions to our collection

  • Shadow woman: a novel by Linda Howard
  • Big sky secrets by Linda Lael Miller
  • Fifth grave past the light by Darynda Jones
  • The Target by David Baldacci
  • Under cold stone: a Constable Molly Smith mystery by Vicki Delany
  • Artist's & graphic designer's market
  • Atomic fracture by Don Pendleton
  • David by Grace Burrowes
  • Sweet tea revenge by Laura Childs
  • Deadshifted by Cassie Alexander
  • Corporate asset by Don Easton
  • Baseball prospectus
  • Savage love: stories by Douglas Glover
  • Jo Frost's toddler rules: your 5-step guide to shaping proper behavior by Jo Frost
  • Black rock: an Eddie Dougherty mystery by John McFetridge
  • The collector by Nora Roberts
  • Night diver by Elizabeth Lowell
  • Skinny meals: everything you need to lose weight--fast! by Bob Harper Kelly Campbell
  • Shatter the bones by Stuart MacBride
  • In paradise by Peter Matthiessen
  • The collector by Nora Roberts
  • Chestnut Street by Maeve Binchy
  • Night diver by Elizabeth Lowell
  • Greek Islands
  • I believe in zero: learning from the world's children by Caryl M. Stern

Meet us at...

K-ROCK Centre
Saturday, May 3
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Book Clubs With a Difference

Join us for at the Books & Beers or Books & Beans, the Book Clubs With a Difference. Grab a beverage and sit down for a relaxed chat about books with friends, neighbours and library staff.

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Library News

Patricia Robertson, Writer in Residence

Start on April 24, 6:30 PM at the Isabel Turner Branch

Manuscript In Progress Workshop Series

If you've been struggling with a manuscript, or have one stuffed in a drawer, here's your chance! Join KFPL Writer In Residence Patricia Robertson for 5 work-in-progress sessions over 10 weeks, designed to help you develop that first (or later) draft. You'll receive detailed feedback on your work and learn the techniques of writing creative prose in a supportive and stimulating environment. Attendance at each session in the series is necessary.

Registration is required. Early registration is advised as maximum number of participants is 12. For adults 18 years and older.

Movies at KFPL

  • When: April 25, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch

    Based on the book by Tim Tharp. 95 minutes / 14A

    Drop by the Isabel Turner branch for viewings of movies based on your favourite books, then stick around for a lively discussion of both. Attendees are encouraged to read the book before the screening.
  • When: May 9, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Calvin Park Branch at CP Community Room

    Based on the book by Benjamin Mee.Set in Southern California, a father moves his young family to the countryside to renovate and re-open a struggling zoo. 124 minutes.
  • When: May 23, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch at Community Room (Rooms A & B)

    A mother struggles to deal with her feelings of grief and responsibility after her teenage son commits a deadly massacre at his school and then brutally murders his father and little sister. Based on the novel by Lionel Shriver. 112 minutes.

Story Me

We are all part of Kingston Frontenac's history, our individual stories weaving together to tell a bigger tale. Working toward Canada's 150th birthday, our Story Me project will collect local memories to share with other Canadians and with the world.

Kingston 1812 Blog

How did the war look to the people who lived here in 1812? Watch events unfold "in real time" as we feature excerpts from the 1812 Kingston Gazette on the Kingston 1812 blog.

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What's on Tomorrow

  • When: April 21, 2014 - All Day
    Where: All branches

    All branches of KFPL are closed today.