Jones River mural

 Kingston Public Library

Contact us
KPL on Facebook
KPL on Twitter

               6 Green Street, Kingston Massachusetts 02364          781-585-0517
Using the Library
Events & Programs Reference Readers
Gifts Kids Teens

Children's Blog

Welcome to the Children's Room!

September & October Programs

Music Makers with Miss Bethany Friday September 22 at 10:30 and Friday, October 20 at 10:30. Drop-in for all ages.

Legos at the Library Mondays at 5:30: September 25, October 2, 16, 23 and 30. Drop-in for ages 5+.

Storytime Tuesdays at 11:00: September 26, October 3, 10, 17 and 24. Drop-in for longer format books.

Bubble Storytime Thursday, September 28 at 10:30 and Thursday, October 26 at 10:30. Drop-in for all ages.

Story and Craft Friday, September 29 at 10:30, October 6 and 27 at 10:30.Drop-in for all ages.

Saturday Book Group Saturday, October 7 at 3:00. For third-graders. We're reading Nuts to You by Lynne Rae Perkins.

Night Readers Book Group Thursday, October 12 at 6:00. For fifth and sixth graders, RSVP to 781-585-0517 x6282. We're finishing Loot by Jude Watson and celebrating Halloween.

Leigh and Friends Friday, October 13 at 10:30. Drop-in for all ages

Big Ryan October 31 at 11:00. All Ages, registration required--please click here to sign-up online or call the library at 781-585-0517.



Use your library card to access these online resources:




Use Novelist for Reading Ideas!


Use Pebble Go for K-3 Science



Use FactCite for Beginner Biographies

Use FactCite for Mythology


LIBRARY EBOOK CATALOG - Downloadable ebooks in print and audio formats for your e-reader and other devices!


Kids InfoBits: Complements primary school curriculum. Funded by MBLC and MLS.


General OneFile
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily. Funded by MBLC and MLS.


Encyclopaedia Britannica
"Kids" interface with content from Compton's by Britannica, Britannica Elementary Encyclopedia, and Merriam-Webster's Student dictionary and Thesaurus. Funded by MBLC and MLS.


Britannica Learning Zone
Preschool edition of Encyclopaedia Britannica. Funded by MBLC and MLS.

Britannica School Edition
Elementary school edition of Encyclopaedia Britannica. Funded by MBLC and MLS.


Additional Kingston web sites for children:

Kingston Elementary School and Kingston Intermediate School
Sacred Heart Elementary School and Early Childhood Center
Kingston Recreation Department  logo
Kingston Recreation Department
© All rights reserved. Town of Kingston, Kingston Public Library. For more information please write to Kingston Public Library, 6 Green Street, Kingston Massachusetts 02364 or email the Library Director at sstewart@kingstonpubliclibrary.org. For suggestions on how we can improve our services, please email kilib@kingstonpubliclibrary.org. The Kingston Public Library is a member of the Old Colony Library Network.