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Une ville, deux réalités / One city two realities

Rencontres entre les anglos et les francos après 50 ans de la loi sur les langues officielles. / A meeting between anglos and francos 50 years after the Official Languages Act.

Des conférenciers d'exception seront invités pour chaque session de discussion qui se dérouleront dans les langues officielles du Canada.
Prestigious guest speakers are invited to each session that will take place in both official languages.

La série démarre le 9 septembre 2019 avec 17 thèmes répartis sur une période de deux ans.
The series begins September 9, 2019 with 17 themes that will take place over a two year period. 

It is recommended that all participants have a working knowledge of both official languages.

Central Branch

Phone: 613-549-8888

Hours
Mon, Apr 06 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 07 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 08 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 09 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 10 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Apr 11 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 12 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming branch events

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting for the Central branch Teen Advisory Group.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 10:30am - 11:15am
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Tue, Apr 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Drop in to work on your family tree, explore resources and share strategies with others. KFPL staff and members of Ontario Ancestors (OGS) will be on hand to answer questions and offer assistance.

Wed, Apr 15, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room 2
Regular Board meeting 2020-04

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Wed, Apr 15, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Monthly meeting of KFPL's New Adult Advisory Board (NAAB). The NAAB is currently accepting new members. Contact Graeme Langdon, Teen & New Adult Services, if you are interested in volunteering.

Thu, Apr 16, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
Join us in the Create Space to make a variety of projects in a low-stress environment. Create as a group, or work on whatever interests you.

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Thu, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn the basics of music recording, mixing and programming in this hands-on workshop.

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Fri, Apr 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

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Fri, Apr 17, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.

Fri, Apr 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room 1
Kathleen Harrison explains what it takes for a new drug to be win approval for sale in Canada. This is the fourth presentation in our new monthly Brain Storm speakers' series.
Registration opens Saturday, May 2 2020 at 9:00am

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Sat, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

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Mon, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
For ages 4 to 8. Get ready for Earth Day by learning about kids who have changed the world! We'll be getting hands-on to make some re-purposed garden supplies!

Tue, Apr 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
It's time to change the world! Presenting the Social Justice Book Club: a space of maximum wokeness where teens can meet like-minded peers, share ideas, plan innovative solutions, and read books.

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Tue, Apr 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Tue, Apr 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Drop in to work on your family tree, explore resources and share strategies with others. KFPL staff and members of Ontario Ancestors (OGS) will be on hand to answer questions and offer assistance.

Wed, Apr 22, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
Join us in the Create Space to make a variety of projects in a low-stress environment. Create as a group, or work on whatever interests you.

Wed, Apr 22, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room 1
Bilingual event celebrating French and English languages in Kingston.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 23, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
For ages 4 to 8. Is your child wild about horses? Make the jump from the barn into a book at this special storytime event!

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Fri, Apr 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 24, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Sat, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room 1
This venerable Kingston organization stays relevant by focussing on the preservation of wildlife and natural habitats, stimulating people’s interest in nature, and by operating two nature reserves.

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Sat, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
For children of all ages. Join drag entertainer Rowena Whey for an extra-special storytime where we will celebrate being true to yourself through songs and LGBTQ+ stories.

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Mon, Apr 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Mon, Apr 27, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
Join us in the Create Space to make a variety of projects in a low-stress environment. Create as a group, or work on whatever interests you.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Tue, Apr 28, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Drop in to work on your family tree, explore resources and share strategies with others. KFPL staff and members of Ontario Ancestors (OGS) will be on hand to answer questions and offer assistance.

Wed, Apr 29, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room 2
Committee of the Whole meeting 2020-02

Wed, Apr 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
Join a monthly bookclub co-hosted with Kingston's Interfaith Community to chat about the theme of the month!

Thu, Apr 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather Space
Play and experiment as we explore the art of picture book illustration.
Registration opens Tuesday, April 14 2020 at 9:00am

Canceled
Fri, May 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Canceled
Fri, May 01, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.

Canceled
Sat, May 02, 10:30am - 11:15am
For children of all ages. The whole family is encouraged to participate actively in stories, songs and movement activities to maximize your child’s pre-reading skills for life.

Canceled
Mon, May 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
For newborns and pre-walking babies. Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles. Parents and caregivers will learn, and practise, fun and simple ways to incorporate early literacy skills in the home.

Tue, May 05, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us in the Create Space to make a variety of projects in a low-stress environment. Create as a group, or work on whatever interests you.

Canceled
Tue, May 05, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
For children of all ages. Come build and explore with our LEGO & DUPLO. All materials are provided.

Tue, May 05, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 1
Hear from established arts professionals about their experiences getting ahead.

Thu, May 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space
Monthly meeting for the Central branch Teen Advisory Group.

Canceled
Fri, May 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
For ages 3 and under. Through rhythm, rhyme and movement, children will naturally develop language and increase their ability to hear the smaller sounds in words.

Canceled
Fri, May 08, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
For ages 2 and up. Jump, skip, hop and more in this active program. Through play-based activities and interactive books, children will develop their physical confidence.