Kingston Frontenac Public Library

Recent additions to our collection

Hoopla

Hoopla is a new digital collection that you can enjoy on your web browser, smartphone or tablet.  Borrow movies, television, audiobooks and music with just your library card and an Internet connection.

Lynda.com

Lynda.com is an online learning service that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Sign in with your library card and start learning today.

King Con

King Con is a celebration of all things science fiction, fantasy, gaming, & comic books. 

Join us in Kingston’s downtown for three days of gaming tournaments, workshops, speakers, and more!

CoderDojo

Tech Tutors

Looking to learn more about current technology or ask a question about e-readers, computers or the Internet? Our Tech Tutors are here to help.

Movies at KFPL

  • When: March 16, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch at Community Room (Rooms A & B)

    TICKETS. This event requires FREE TICKETS. Tickets will be available at the branch ONE HOUR before show time. Limit of 12 tickets per person.

    A special bond develops between a plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. Rated G.

    Popcorn and juice will be served. Because of potential allergies, please avoid bringing snacks from home.

  • When: March 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch at Community Room (Rooms A & B)

    TICKETS. Limited to first 70 people. Popcorn and juice will be served. Because of potential allergies, please avoid bringing snacks from home.

    Movie: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
    Rated G. 81 minutes. Based on the children's book written by Judith Viorst.

    Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day.

What's on Tomorrow

  • When: March 2, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch at Room A

    Health Pursuits Reading Club
  • When: March 2, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch at Gates Training Room

    REGISTER. Learn how to get started with the Library’s new source for learning technology, design and business skills.
    Thousands of video courses from Beginner to Advanced are now available through the Library and Lynda.com, using your Library Card number. This session shows you how to log on and how to find the right tech tips you need, whether it’s a basic guide to MS Word or tablet computers, or an advanced tutorial for Photoshop or GoPro video cameras.
    Bring headphones with you, if you have them - they are not mandatory.
  • When: March 2, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Outreach at Coffeeco Kingston Centre

    Join us at Coffeeco, Kingston Centre, on the 1st Monday of every month at 7 p.m. to enjoy a relaxed chat about books. Guests can come and talk about what they're reading and hear what others are enjoying. Facilitated by library staff.
  • When: March 2, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Outreach at The Grad Club

    Put your book knowledge to the test at a book-focused pub trivia night! Prizes for the winning team! DROP-IN
  • When: March 2, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Calvin Park Branch at CP Room A

    Readers' Round Table