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Struggle Without Rest

Traveling Exhibit

2019-06-18 17:00:00 2019-06-18 21:00:00 America/New_York Struggle Without Rest Central Branch

Tuesday, June 18
5:00pm - 9:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-18 17:00:00 2019-06-18 21:00:00 America/New_York Struggle Without Rest The “Struggle Without Rest: The Spanish Flu in Canada” exhibition commemorates the centennial of the Spanish flu pandemic. Central Branch

Central Branch

Friends of the Library Gather Space

The “Struggle Without Rest: The Spanish Flu in Canada” exhibition commemorates the centennial of the Spanish flu pandemic.

The panels in this exhibition provide a rare glimpse at some of the compelling local stories that illustrate this "defining moment" in Canadian history.

This traveling exhibition is a project of Defining Moments Canada, and is co-hosted in Kingston by KFPL and the Museum of Health Care. 

Learn more about the exhibition.

Central Branch

Phone: 613-549-8888

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 Closed

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Upcoming branch events

Tue, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Friends Book Shop
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Tue, Jul 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
For ages 9 to 13. Bring your imagination and we will supply everything else!

Wed, Jul 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 4-8. Hear it from the animals themselves in this STEM-inspired storytime! A fun mix of stories, crafts, and interactive science, now extended and improved. 

Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Jul 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Monthly meeting of KFPL's New Adult Advisory Board (NAAB).

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Jul 18, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Stupidhead! is a comedy musical about having dyslexia. It’s also about how being a human is really embarrassing… like all of the time. This festival performance requires purchased tickets.Register

Canceled
Fri, Jul 19, 9:00am - 11:00am
Meeting of the Central Branch Renovation Committee.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:15am
Meeting Room 1
For children of all ages. Sing, dance, and imagine that you are famous rock stars during this high-energy pop-rock show! This event requires free tickets.

Fri, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Fri, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Stupidhead! is a comedy musical about having dyslexia. It’s also about how being a human is really embarrassing… like all of the time. This festival performance requires purchased tickets.Register

Fri, Jul 19, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Stupidhead! is a comedy musical about having dyslexia. It’s also about how being a human is really embarrassing… like all of the time. This festival performance requires purchased tickets.Register

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Stupidhead! is a comedy musical about having dyslexia. It’s also about how being a human is really embarrassing… like all of the time. This festival performance requires purchased tickets.Register

Sat, Jul 20, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Stupidhead! is a comedy musical about having dyslexia. It’s also about how being a human is really embarrassing… like all of the time. This festival performance requires purchased tickets.Register

Sun, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Stupidhead! is a comedy musical about having dyslexia. It’s also about how being a human is really embarrassing… like all of the time. This festival performance requires purchased tickets.Register

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Mon, Jul 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Tue, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
For ages 9 to 13. Bring your imagination and we will supply everything else!

Wed, Jul 24, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Fri, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Get messy with natural willow charcoal as local artist Karin Pryal teaches about drawing from life. For teens and adults; children ages 7 and up welcome with parental supervision.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Mon, Jul 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room 1
For children of all ages. KFPL's own puppeteers will perform two puppet shows: The Fox and the Grapes and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper. This event requires free tickets.

Tue, Jul 30, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Jul 31, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Fill a bag of anything with a blue dot for only $5. All other books and DVDs are buy one, get one free! Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Jul 31, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Friends of the Library Create Space
For all ages. Bring your family and friends and strike a pose in front of our new green screen. See yourself in ways you never imagined!

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Aug 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
Mandatory training for Reading Buddies Volunteers

Fri, Aug 02, 9:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room 2
Meeting of the Central Branch Renovation Committee.

Fri, Aug 02, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Canceled
Mon, Aug 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Tue, Aug 06, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
For Grades 1 through 3. Teen volunteers and library staff provide one-on-one reading support and fun literacy activities for new readers .
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 07, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Aug 07, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
For Grades 1 through 3. Teen volunteers and library staff provide one-on-one reading support and fun literacy activities for new readers .
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Thu, Aug 08, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
For Grades 1 through 3. Teen volunteers and library staff provide one-on-one reading support and fun literacy activities for new readers .
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Aug 09, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Fri, Aug 09, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
For Grades 1 through 3. Teen volunteers and library staff provide one-on-one reading support and fun literacy activities for new readers .
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Sat, Aug 10, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Travel back to a nobler time with artist Cheryl Pelow as she teaches you the formation and layout of medieval calligraphy and decorative capitals. All supplies provided.
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Mon, Aug 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
For ages 6-9, along with a participating adult. Join the STEM Punk movement! Discover new books, play with new technology, and explore new ideas in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Wed, Aug 14, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Meeting Room 1
For children of all ages. TEAM T&J take kids interactive music and entertainment to incredible heights with a high-energy, super powered concert! This event requires free tickets.

Wed, Aug 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Monthly meeting of KFPL's New Adult Advisory Board (NAAB).

Thu, Aug 15, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!

Fri, Aug 16, 9:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room 2
Meeting of the Central Branch Renovation Committee.

Fri, Aug 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Buy a children's Little Friends tote bag, get three children's books free!