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February 13, 2014

Kingston Library News

KINGSTON —The Winter Book Sale, hosted by the Friends of the Kingston Community Library, will be held on Sat., February 15, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The Friends of the Kingston Community Library will host a welcoming party for the library’s new Director, Charlotte Arredondo on Mon., February 17. Stop by between 4:00-7:00 p.m. and help us give a warm welcome! Refreshments will be provided.

Join us at the Kingston Community Library for the second of our five-part discussion series led by UNH Professor Ethel Sara Wolper. The discussion on Thurs., February 20 at 7:00 p.m. will be on “The House of Wisdom: How Arabic Science Saved Ancient Knowledge and Gave Us the Renaissance” by Jim Al-Khalili.

Stop by the library for the LEGO Challenge Club! Kids, ages 7 and up, can participate in building challenges that test their creativity and ingenuity to win prizes! Or just stop in and have fun! The group will meet on Fri., February 21 at 4:00 p.m.

Ages 3 and up are invited to join Miss Sue for an afternoon of Valentine’s Day stories, tea (or juice), and music on Fri., February 14 at 11:00 a.m.

Story time fun continues! Book Babies, a story time for children ages 0-36 months meets every Monday at 10:30 a.m. Preschool Story Time is on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for children ages 3 to 5. Check the children’s web page for updates or schedule changes.

Taking time to have a regular family night is a great way to create lasting memories. Join us in the library meeting room for screenings of newly released DVDs! Please bring a potluck snack to share! Popcorn will be provided! This month, we will watch Thor: The Dark World, rated PG-13 on Fri., February 28 at 5:30 p.m.

Stay up-to-date on library happenings and services by visiting our website,

www.kingston-library.org, or check us out on Facebook! We are also on Twitter at Kingston Library @imaginemoreKCL. Need to speak to us? Call 642-3521.

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