NK libraries join forces for a March murder mystery | Check It Out

This month, the Kingston branch joins with Little Boston branch for an interactive production of an after-hours mystery for adults

Don’t miss the Spring Book Sale this month, sponsored by Friends of the Library. If you are a member, you can begin shopping one hour before the doors open to the general public. All proceeds go to the Friends, who support our library in many ways, such as helping fund a new building.

This month, the Kingston branch joins with Little Boston branch for an interactive production of an after-hours mystery for adults. Information below.

Kingston Friends of the Library meeting: March 4, 10-11 a.m. in the Indianola Room. You’re invited to participate in this volunteer organization that supports the Kingston branch.

Kingston Book Group: March 5, 10 a.m. “Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven,” by Fannie Flagg will be discussed.

Preschool Storytime: March 5, 12, 19, 24 and 31, 10:30 a.m. Enjoy early literacy fun with books, songs, and rhymes for your preschooler and you.

Kingston Friends of the Library Book Sale: March 7, 1-4 p.m., and March 8, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Kingston Community Center. Doors will open to Kingston Friends of the Library members one hour before the general public.

Kingston Writers Group: March 11, 6:30 p.m.  Enjoy a friendly, supportive atmosphere to encourage writing. We want to read what you want to write. Beginners welcome.

Classics Book Group: March 17, 6:30 p.m. Discussion will be on “The Sheltering Sky,” by Paul Bowles.

Legos @ the Library: March 20, 3-5 p.m. Our Lego programs offer hands-on fun while building literacy skills. Drop in for free play and themed build-it challenges.

Science & a Showing: “Frozen,” March 26., 3-5:30 p.m. Join us for a hands-on winter science extravaganza complete with sensory snowman building, ice volcanoes, and frost making followed by a showing of “Frozen” (PG) at

3:45 p.m. All materials provided. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Adult Crafternoon: March 27, 3-4 p.m. Bring your handwork projects and see our newest craft books.

Go to www.krl.org or call 360-297-3330 to confirm program information. The Kingston branch is located at 11212 State Highway 104, in the Kingston Community Center.


Little Boston Book Group: March 5, noon-1 p.m. Discussion will be on “Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer,” by Novella Carpenter.

Preschool Storytime: March 4, 11, 18, and 25, 10:30-11a.m.

Adult Crafternoon: March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

“Shot Through the Heart” — A Murder Mystery: March 8, 5-6:30 p.m. You’re invited to a reception to celebrate the retirement of an old library director and the installation of her replacement. A photographer is set to capture the moment on camera …until his body is discovered! Now it’s up to you to find the murderer. Snacks will be provided by the Port Gamble General Store & Cafe. Space is limited so pre-registration is required. Call 360-297-2670.

Little Boston Library Book Sale: March 14, 1-5:30 p.m. and Sat., Mar. 15, 9 a.m. to noon.

Legos @ the Library: March 19, 3:30-5 p.m.

— Contact Tomi Whalen at twhalen@krl.org