This year, Kitsap Regional Library’s One Book, One Community title — selected for all of Kitsap County adults to read — is “The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving,” by Jonathan Evison. Contact your library if you would like a copy held for you. Discussions about the book will occur in October at all library locations.
KINGSTON LIBRARY EVENTS
Kingston Book Group: 10-11 a.m. Sept. 2. “The Buddha in the Attic” by Julie Otsuka will be discussed.
Kingston Writers Group: 6:30-7:45 p.m. Sept. 8. Enjoy a friendly, supportive atmosphere to encourage writing.
A Year in the Northwest Garden: 10-11 a.m. Sept. 9. Discover library resources to help you with your garden in September and learn what’s new at local nurseries.
Family Storytime: 10:30 a.m. Sept. 14, 21 and 28. Join us for early literacy learning fun. Lots of full body movement, songs, stories and rhymes designed to build letter knowledge, vocabulary and narrative skills.
Classics Book Group: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 21. “The Red and the Black,” by Stendahl (first half) is the topic of discussion.
LITTLE BOSTON LIBRARY EVENTS
Little Boston Book Group: Noon to 1 p.m. Sept. 2. “Growing Up Amish: A Memoir,” by Ira Wagler.
Crafternoon: 2:30-3:30 p.m. Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. Bring your craft projects and discover our extensive craft book collection. All skill levels are welcome.
Family Storytime: 10:30-11 a.m. Sept. 15, 22 and 29. Early literacy fun with books, songs and rhymes.
Travelogue: 4:30-6 p.m. Sept. 30. “Safaris through Southern Africa: An Exploration of Namibia, Botswana and Zambia,” presented by Erica Varga of Acappella Safaris.
Please note the library will be closed on Monday, Sept. 7 for Labor Day; and on Thursday, Sept. 24, for staff training.
Visit our website, KRL.org, or call us at 360-297-3330 for updated program information. See you at your library!
— Tomi Whalen is manager of the Kingston and Little Boston branch libraries. Contact her at email@example.com.