Events

Toiletries Tournament Drive – Library Week

Libraries make a different in their communities! KPL is celebrating National Library Week throughout the month of April by offering patrons and community members an opportunity to support their Kindred area food pantry through donation of toiletry items. Basic necessities such as shampoo, bar soap, toothpaste and deodorant are needed. A donation basket is located in the Library lobby.

Saturday Storytime – first Saturday of the month

Saturday Storytime is designed for ages preschool through 3rd grade in the Library. A story and a snack are included the first Saturday of each month – October-May. There is no registration, just show up!

Breakfast with a Book – second Saturday of the
month

The Library’s book discussion group typically meets at 9:00 a.m.  in the Library on the second Saturday of each month (September-May). Participants enjoy coffee and treats while discussing the selected book. The remaining 2018-19 discussion book for May 11 is Becoming Mrs. Lewis by Patti Callahan. A copy of all featured books is available at the Library. Email or stop in if you have questions; and join us if you have read the chosen book.

Winter Reading Program

The Library’s theme for their Winter Reading Program was Movie vs Book. There are so many books on our shelves that are now also movies; stop in any time of year to see what is available!

Missoula Children’s Theater – March

More information available in 2020

Summer Reading Program – Memorial Day-Labor Day

Program theme and details will be available in May.

Summer Arts Safari Theater Program – August 5-9, 2019

Registration information will be available in late July.

Kindred Days Open House – August 10, 2019

Open House and free root beer floats – watch for more information!

Festival of Tables – August 13 (tentative)

This festive fund-raiser features creatively-decorated tables sponsored by volunteer hostesses. Wine, appetizers and dessert are served, and a purse raffle is held in conjunction. More information about this fun evening will be available soon.

Trick or Treat at the Library – October 31

Add the Kindred Public Library to your stops on Halloween. The light will be on from 5:30-7:30!

Tour of Homes – November 24 (tentative)

The Library’s annual Tour of Homes fund raiser features area homes (both in town and rural) and is usually held the Sunday before Thanksgiving. Typically, tickets are purchased in advance or at the Library on the day of the Tour. Coffee, cider and treats are available to enjoy while you check out the display of baskets featured on the Basket Raffle. This is a great afternoon outing for friends, families, and/or couples. Contact the Library with questions or if you would like your home on the 2019 Tour.

Kindred City Holiday Decoration Contest –
December

Residents of the city of Kindred are encouraged to participate in this
community-wide event by decorating the outside of their home/yard for the holidays. Participants complete an application form and judging takes place before Christmas. Prizes are awarded! Complete rules are available with the contest applications. This is a good opportunity to be creative, be festive, and have fun!!