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KFPL Live Beekeeping

KFPL Live Presents: Beekeeping

Are you interested in honey bees or beekeeping?  Maybe you’re interested in urban beekeeping or concerned about bee colonies dying off.  On Saturday, January 20 (at 2 p.m.), Harley Gallagher of the Limestone Beekeepers Guild will be at Isabel Turner branch giving a public presentation on beekeeping.  Come join us for a behind-the-scenes look at this fascinating subject.

Pop-up Library

Pop-up Library

Starting Monday, September 18, we're bringing the library to you!

Museum & Park Passes

Museum and Park Passes

Adventure awaits! Borrow passes for free or discounted admission to several museums, provincial parks and conservation areas. All passes may be borrowed for one week and can be reserved in the library catalogue. 

The Poetry Blackboard

The Poetry Blackboard

The Poetry Blackboard showcases poems curated by the Poet Laureate, Helen Humphreys, and written by Kingston poets.


Simplify Your Family Life

On January 11, Martha Vosper will present a parenting seminar based on the books by Kim John Payne, Simplicity Parenting and The Soul of Discipline. She has studied with his organization and is a certified parent coach in his methods. This is a drop-in program, with no registration required; admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. With the exception of babes in arms, this seminar is for adults only, please.


Make your own movies!

During this three-week workshop series at our Pittsburgh Branch, children ages 8 to 13 will create their own stop-motion animation films. Participants will sculpt characters, create miniature sets, develop storyboards and create films in small groups. We provide all the supplies and technology, you bring your ideas! The fun begins Tuesday, January 9, and space is still available. Free registration is required.