Events

Safari Theater – July 18-22, 2022

Registration opens on March 24. Access Signup Genius here.

Storytime – Awesome Occupations 2021-22

Storytime is held at the Library on the third Saturday from 11:00-11:30 and third Monday from 10:00-10:30 for ages 3-grade 3. Guest readers represent the chosen monthly Awesome Occupation. Dates/Occupations for 2021-22 include: September 18 – Librarian, October 16 & 18 – Firefighter, November 20 & 22 – Author, December 18 & 20 – Baker, January 15 & 17 – Police Officer, February 19 & 21 – School Bus Driver, March 19 & 21 – Farmer, April 23 & 25  – Veterinarian (note date change to 4th Saturday/Monday), May 21 & 23 – Principal/Teacher. Registration not required!

Breakfast with a Book

The Library’s book discussion group meets in the Library at 9:00am on the second Saturday of each month, September-May. A copy of all discussion books is available at the Library; interested readers are invited to attend any or all sessions. Remaining books include April 9 – The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery AND The Heirloom Garden by Viola Shipman; May 14 – The Wish by Nicholas Sparks. Email or stop in if you have questions.

National Library Week – April 3-9, 2022

Little Free Libraries – both locations available in April 2022

The Kindred Public Library maintains two Little Free Library locations in Kindred – one located near Gilbertson Park and the other near the City Park. These little libraries are restocked regularly with reading materials for all ages. The LFL near Gilbertson Park is typically closed during winter months, but both will be opening in April. Feel free to stop to “take a book, leave a book!”

Storywalk – Summer 2022

More information about actual dates and the book will be posted soon!

Festival of Table – August 9, 2022

The Library’s annual Festival of Tables fundraiser/purse raffle will be held at St. Maurice Church, Kindred, on Tuesday, August 9. This event is a fun evening with friends – enjoy a light meal, view creatively-decorated tables, purchase a $.50 ticket for a chance to win a purse, and all while supporting the Kindred Public Library!

There is currently a need for table hostesses who are willing to share their treasures and creativity. Contact the Library if you are interested in donating a purse (with hidden contents), hosting a table, or volunteering at the event.

Kindred Community Days – August 12-14, 2022

Open house at the Library on Saturday, the 13th, in conjunction with Kindred Days. Special activities are planned as part of the kickoff for the Library’s 20th Anniversary! More information available soon.

November 2002 – 20th Anniversary of the Kindred Public Library

Watch for more about this noteworthy event.

Tour of Homes – November 20, 2022

Another enjoyable afternoon with friends while supporting the Library! Several area homes are typically featured on the Tour, as well as a basket raffle and holiday treats at the Library. More information available during Summer 2022.