, Kingston, NH

May 1, 2014

Kingston Library News

By Susan Harmon,, Youth Librarian
Carriage Towne News

---- — KINGSTON – Join us at the library for a puppet show on Thurs., May 1, at 6:00 p.m. Carol and her puppet crew will visit the library for an evening of stories and fun! Great for children ages 3+.

Learn basic computer skills with Karen at 6:30 p.m., on Thurs., May 1. No prior computer experience is required, but please register because space is limited.

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. Scheduled for Fridays, May 2 and 16, at 4:00 p.m.

Don’t forget to pick up “In an Antique Land” by Amitav Ghosh, the fifth book in our five part book discussion. The discussion, lead by UNH Professor Ethel Sara Wolper, will take place May 8, at 7:00 p.m.

Join us for a Spring Woods Walk on Sat., May 10, at 10:00 a.m., on the Kingston Community Library Nature Trail designed and constructed by Girl Scout Troop #10528. Identify trees Identify trees and plants, observe wildlife tracks and signs, and listen for bird song. Children under eight years old must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required. Space is limited. Sign up today.

Start a reading tradition with your daughter with a Mother-Daughter Book Club which will meet Tues., May 13, at 6:00 p.m. This month’s book is “Among the Hidden” by Margaret Peterson Haddix. Light refreshments will be provided.

Spring is finally here! Gardeners, take note. The Friends of the Kingston Community Library is having its second annual plant sale on May 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at 2 Library Road in Kingston. We welcome donations of plants from community members’ gardens. Please pot and label each plant (labels will be available at the library). They should be dropped off at the library the week before the sale. Proceeds from the sale will help fund library needs.

Stay up-to-date on library happenings and services by visiting our website, or check us out on Facebook! We are also on Twitter at Kingston Library @imaginemoreKCL Need to speak to us? Call 642-3521.