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The Kingsport Public Library will be remodeling the children’s area beginning late January. The children’s collection will be available on the fourth floor & the children’s computers will be available. Thomas the Train is going on a vacation and will return with new friends!
Don’t let the name fool you, this is a program for adults! Come play card and board games. Do you like to knit, crochet, scrapbook, or just like making things? Bring your current project and socialize while you craft.
April 3rd 6:00-7:30 pm
Kingsport Public Library Auditorium
Brianne Wright has been an archivist for the City of Kingsport for 10 years. The archives currently hold 700+ collections and Brianne has recently published her new book On This Day In Kingsport History. Learn more about her role as archivist and how she is helping the City of Kingsport celebrate 100 years as a city here. #KPThero
We have added NoveList Select to our online catalog. There is now more information available when searching for items. If a book is part of a series it will now display that information. It will also give recommendations for similar books to the title being viewed and Lexile Reading Level. See an example of NoveList Select in our catalog here.
Amazon is one of the most widely used websites in the world. Customers can now elect to donate 0.5% of their purchase to the charity of their choice. Click here to learn how to make the “Friends of the Kingsport Public Library” your donation of choice.
The Kingsport Public Library invites adults to join us for our first meeting of the After Hours Book Club on March 30th from 6:00 to 7:30 pm at Main Street Pizza, located at 242 Main St. Kingsport, TN (upstairs). March’s book selection is Margaret Atwood’s classic dystopian novel The Handmaid’s Tale.
Join this group to discuss U.S. foreign policy topics in the Kingsport Public Library Auditorium every Wednesday from March 8-April 12. Sign up at the library circulation desk. If you would like to have a discussion book the cost is $22.00. A DVD reviewing the discussion topics is also available for check-out at the reference desk.
Learn the basics of how to build an Etsy shop for selling your art, crafts and/or antiques! Plus learn how to use Square to increase sales on the go.
To get the most our of the class please bring your own laptop or tablet.
Never used a computer? Come learn how to use one. Need specific training? Sign up for our Microsoft Office classes. Register online or by calling the Reference Desk: 224-2539
Come learn about our 3D printer in our new Maker Space!
The Kingsport Public Library will be closed in observance of Easter Friday, April 14th through Sunday, April 16th. We will return to our regular business hours on Monday, April 17th.
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