KFPL's popular Summer Reading Challenges for Teens and Adults will launch on July 1st... but there might just be some teaser content posted before that! Register now for this exciting online program, which encourages players to explore literature, library resources, and the community. Complete challenges for chances to win weekly book prizes and great gift cards, or participate in our newly developed "Online Book Club" for additional fun.
Programs, Events, Services and Recommendations
Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun! Starting in June, we will be holding storytimes at City Park, McCallum Park, and Dunham Park. Programs will be cancelled in case of rain or if KFL&A Public Health issues a heat or air quality advisory. Cancellations will be posted on the KFPL Twitter feed, Facebook page and website.
Listen to author Maryam Rafiee discuss her attempts to communicate with her father during his imprisonment in Iran. In her book, Dear Baba, Maryam shows through letters and recordings what she wishes she could tell him, and how to strengthen hope and bonds in the face of oppression. - This is a drop-in event. Cenral Branch, Program Room 1, June 22nd, 2pm, Adults and teens -
Stencils, paint and more will be available in our Create Space tonight (Thursday, June 13) from 6:30-8:00. Teens are invited to create headbands, sashes and buttons to wear during this weekend's festivities. Bring your own shirt - everything else will be provided.
Join us for a special PRIDE edition of our caffeinated book discussion mixer, "Books and Beans." Coffee and tea are on the house this month as we discuss LGBTQ2+ literature, movies, and music!