Recent additions to the collection

(view more new additions)

Programs, Events, Services and Recommendations

Guest Storytime - Sunny by Celia Krampien

Join this family-friendly storytime presented by KFPL and the Kingston WritersFest!

Sunny is about the bright side of life, the side that keeps us going during our greyest days. Join us for this uplifting story about Sunny, who always finds the upside to the tough moments of life.

Register to receive a Zoom meeting invitation prior to the event. Sept. 28th, 1:00 - 1:30PM

Register Online for a Library Card

Register Online for a Library Card

If you don't have Kingston Frontenac Public Library membership, you can now register online. Access all of our online services and digital collections, like Hoopla, cloudLibrary, Lynda.com and more.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

COVID-19 Updates

We have begun a phased reopening of our branches. Curbside pickup is available at branches that remain closed. Read more about it.

Eternity Martis, Author of They Said This Would Be Fun, "A powerful memoir about what it's like to be a student of colour on a predominantly white campus"

The Constellations Lecture Series Returns With Author Eternity Martis!

Eternity Martis was excited to move away to Western University for her undergraduate degree. But as one of the few Black students there, she soon discovered that the campus experiences she'd seen in movies were far more complex in reality. On Oct. 7, our Constellations lecture series is pleased to host Eternity Martis, journalist and author of the bestselling memoir They Said This Would Be Fun about her time as a student of colour on a predominantly white campus. Register for this live online event now!

May We Suggest

May We Suggest

Just like you, our staff have a variety of likes and interests, so if you're stuck looking for your next book, you can ask us.

cloudLibrary FAQs

cloudLibrary

Learn more about cloudLibrary by browsing our cloudLibrary FAQ.

Queen's for Teens: Science Mentorship Event Featuring: Dr. Che Colpitts, a Virologist who will talk about the science of COVID-19

Queen's for Teens: An Online Mentoring Event for Teens Interested in the Sciences!

Do you want to to learn what experts in diverse fields of science do, and why they are so passionate about it? Women in Science at Queen's (WISQ) and KFPL invite Kingston and Frontenac Teens to join us on Zoom for a panel discussion featuring a number of career scientists speaking about their work. Attendees will learn about the joys, challenges, and educational requirements from scientists working in diverse fields. In addition to representatives from Medical Science, Applied Physics, and Social and Psychological Science, attendees will also hear from a Queen's scientist virologist who will explain the science behind the COVID-19 pandemic.

Guest Storytime - Pokko and the Drum by Matthew Forsythe

Join author and illustrator Matthew Forsythe for an afternoon storytime, hosted by KFPL as part of Kingston WritersFest!

From E.B. White Read Aloud honor artist Matthew Forsythe comes a picture book about a magical drum, an emerald forest, and the little frog who dares to make her own music.

Register with KFPL to receive a Zoom meeting invitation and join the fun! Sept. 24th, 1:00-1:30PM