This exciting annual event runs June 21 through 25 in Kingston's McBurney Park. Featuring live music, an artisan fair, local food and the ever-popular Boxtopia village, there is something for everyone. Saturday, June 24, is packed with family fun. KFPL will offer a musical storytime on the Theatre Side Stage at noon, immediately following the performance by children's musician Fred Penner.
Programs, Events, Services and Recommendations
Visit Kingston Frontenac Public Library at the Pride in Kingston Community Fair! We will be on site with info about library memberships, library programs, services, and our LGBTQ2+ collections.
Kick off the TD Summer Reading Club with KFPL and the Barefoot Players! Inspired by French Canadian folklore, the Barefoot Players will take you on a storytelling portage with flying canoes, heaps of poutine, and dancing to the tune of "Ah! Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser"! Catch a show at Isabel Turner or Calvin Park branch.
Registration for our Teen and Adult Summer Reading Challenges begins today, and the competition begins on June 19! Every week we will post a series of themed challenges that will encourage you to explore the community and engage with literature, the Internet, and KFPL's collection and services. By completing these challenges you will earn entries in raffles to win all kinds of great prizes!
Visit our website for more information and follow the links to register for this exciting program!
KFPL, in partnership with the County of Frontenac, Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority and Ontario Parks, is making it easier for you to get out and get active this summer. Customized backpacks, sponsored by the Friends of the Library, include a day pass to the park and field guides to help you get the most out of your visit.