Coloring books are no longer just for kids. If you have walked through the book section of any store recently you will probably have noticed Adult coloring books on display. The Mill Pond Library in Kingston will be holding an “Adult Coloring” class on Tuesday, Feb. 2nd at 6pm. Kathy Sletten, who has jumped on the coloring bandwagon, will be talking about materials, tips, and techniques that she uses when coloring. And then you’ll have a chance to try them out.
We hope you all had a wonderful and safe holiday! We will be open our regular hours starting January 4! Hope to see you then!
Just a reminder - We will be closed from December 24, 2015 thru January 2, 2016. We will open with our regular hours starting again on January 4, 2016! Have a Happy and Safe Holiday Season!
Mark your calendars!! Saturday, Dec. 12th will be the annual Cookie Walk . Doors open at 9am and the sale will go until the cookies are gone.
We will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Saturday, Nov. 28 for Thanksgiving. Hope you have a wonderful, safe holiday weekend!
In January of 2003 the Mill Pond Library opened its new doors at 140 N.
The American Girl Club is starting back up after having the summer off. The group meets once a month and the next meeting will be Saturday, September 26, starting at 9:30am, in the library reading room. There will be storytime, a craft, and snacks. Bring your favorite American Girl doll along also. The sign up sheet is on the front desk. Cost is $10.00 for the next 3 sessions. Other meeting dates are Oct. 24th and Nov.
Have you visited the back room at the Mill Pond Library in the past? It is filled with books for sale. Where do they all come from? Some have been weeded from our collection to make room for new books, and some are donated. Normally a bag of books would sell for $5.00 but for the next 2 weeks the library is having a "Back to School" sale and the price is slashed in half. There are westerns, mysteries, science fiction, romance, novels, children's books and non-fiction. We've worked hard on the non-fiction the past month to sort it in to categories to make it easier if someone is looki
Hero #4 of our "Every Hero Has a Story" summer reading program was Sharon Peterson. Sharon is an elementary school teacher and has been trained by Bat Conservation International in the conservation of bats. She brought along several live Egyptian Fruit Bats and an African Straw-Colored Fruit Bat. Her "Incredible Bats" program featured a slide presentation and then she brought out the live bats. The slide presentation was very informative but seeing the bats live and in person was the real show stopper. Children were allowed to pet a bat while Sharon held it and walked around the room t