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Programs, Events, Services and Recommendations

KFPL Live Spare Parts

KFPL Live Presents: Spare Parts

Maxime Chouinard, Curator of the Museum of Health Care, hosts an interactive presentation on the history of medical enhancements through the Museum's collection of dentures, prosthetics and pacemakers!  This presentation will include artefact handling.  This program is open to all adults and teens but seating is limited. To avoid disappointment, please register in advance.  Thursday, February 22, Isabel Turner Branch, 2 p.m.  Register online at events.kfpl.ca or by phone at 613-549-8888.

 

Pop-up Library

Pop-up Library Service Ending

Pop-Up Library Service will be ending on February 28.

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.

KFPL LIve Medical Myths and Misconceptions Myths Facts

KFPL Live Presents: Medical Myths & Misconceptions

Have you ever sworn by a particular medical fact (like "drinking cranberry juice  wards off urinary infections") and then started to wonder where you learned it? Maybe you've wondered if there's any truth in an old wives' tale?  Kingston's own Dr. Michael Hefferon has long been intrigued by medical beliefs and the truth behind them.  Come hear him talk about 33 "medical myths" whose pedigrees he's collected over his long career as a pediatrician. Thursday, February 8, Isabel Turner Branch, 7 p.m.  Free talk; no registration required.