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Pollinator Demonstration Garden

Pollinator Demonstration Garden

Maureen Williams from the Kingston Horticultural Society will outline the development of the Pollinator Demonstration Garden at the Memorial Centre and will show how you, too, can create your own "Pollinator Patch."  This program is open to all adults and teens but seating is limited. To avoid disappointment, please register in advance. Tuesday, June 12, Isabel Turner Branch, 7 p.m. Register online at events.kfpl.ca or by phone at (613) 549-8888.

 

Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct

Learn more about and participate in the development of a new patron code of conduct. We want to make our library safer and more welcoming for everyone.

OHIP Plus:  Children and Youth Pharmacare

OHIP+: Children and Youth Pharmacare

The new OHIP+ Children and Youth Pharmacare program promises free medications for all Ontarians under the age of 25. Shoppers Drug Mart pharmacist Maria Schell will outline how to navigate the exceptions of the program, how to make the most of it for common ailments, and how to save money with the help of your healthcare professionals. This free talk is for adults and teens only. Seating is limited, so please register in advance to avoid disappointment. Register online at events.kfpl.ca or by phone as of 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 26. Takes place on Saturday, June 9 at Isabel Turner, 2 p.m. (This talk will be repeated on Monday, June 25 at Calvin Park at 7 p.m., with registration opening at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 16. Please attend one presentation only.)

Interlibrary Loans

Interlibrary Loans
Self-serve interlibrary loans allows patrons to search and request items from other Ontario public library systems. Learn more about signing up for an account.

The Poetry Blackboard

The Poetry Blackboard

The Poetry Blackboard showcases poems curated by the Poet Laureate, Helen Humphreys, and written by Kingston poets.

Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney & Estate Planning

There are still a few more spaces left for this presentation on Saturday, May 26, at Isabel Turner (2 p.m).  Learn why advance planning is so important for wills and estate administration from local estates lawyer Brian Gillingham. Power of attorney issues and the responsibilities of executors and attorneys of property and personal care will also be discussed. Questions will be welcome but no legal advice will be provided.  A free event for adults only. Seating is limited, so please register in advance to avoid disappointment. Register online at events.kfpl.ca (or by phone at 613-549-8888). The May 22 session has been filled.