Join us December 1st at 7pm for an evening of coffeehouse-style storytelling: giving an opportunity to local youth to share their stories, bringing together Kingston's communities, with the living voice, by word of mouth, viva voce.
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The Friends of the Library are holding their Christmas Big/Little sale at the Isabel Turner Branch starting Monday, November 30 to Sunday, December 13. There will be an amazing selection of coffee-table books, Christmas themed books and DVDs, Children’s Christmas books and stocking stuffer books (small). Stock will be added daily. Come early and come often!!
KFPL staff and Teen Advisory Group members enjoyed the magic of the Nighttime Santa Parade on Saturday. Our float, inspired by the timeless ballet The Nutcracker, won the award for best community entry. Many thanks to the Friends of the Library for their sponsorship.
Youth between the ages of 13 and 24 are invited to our Central Branch on Wednesday, November 25 from 5-8pm for a chance to meet professionals in Kingston who work in a variety of fields. Confirmed professionals include the Mayor of Kingston, a reporter, a funeral director, an archaeologist, a hair stylist, and a medical resident. Youth may bring their resumes to meet with Resume Doctors from KEYS Job Centre. Pizza and snacks will be served. Parents are welcome to attend with teens.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer fans rejoice! On Wednesday November 18, you and your friends are invited to come to the library for a sing-along screening of the Season 6 musical episode "Once More, With Feeling". Before we begin a professional music teacher will show us how to warm up our voices, to be ready to belt out the feels just like the Scoobies. Bonus points for coming in costume!