How to nominate a title for the 2016 Flume Award list: Titles can be fiction or nonfiction books, with appeal to teens in grades 9-12. They must have a publication date within the last two years (no older than 2012). If the book is part of a series, it must be able to stand alone, meaning […]
Friday Movie Afternoons: We start at 1:00 on our new big screen TV in the Sawyer Room. Popcorn and water will be served. Next movie: Friday, December 19th…we will watch a Christmas movie.
STAR GAZE IN YOUR BACKYARD! BORROW OUR NEW ORION TELESCOPE. The New Hampshire Astronomical Society and Astronomy Magazine have made it possible for Kensington Library to own and rent out an Orion Star Blast Telescope for you and your family to use for star gazing! Please come in and sign up to take out […]
Calculate how much the Library is saving you. Libraries throughout the state of New Hampshire offer a variety of entertainment and educational materials to taxpayers at a very economical rate. The average New Hampshire taxpayer contributes about $26 in taxes per year to fund public libraries and their services.1 But how much would they need […]
This list of burial records was compiled by Kensington Historical Society members from all known cemetery records in the town of Kensington. It includes the Upper Yard, the Lower Yard, the Dearborn Annex and all the small family cemeteries for which records can be found. The information from the records was checked against that on […]
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Friend the Library by becoming a member of our Friends Group, The Friends of the Kensington Public Library. The Friends of the Library is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to supporting one of Kensington’s greatest assets: its library. KPL uses the money generated by the Friends’ activities to pay for needed items and programs not […]
The Library follows SAU 16 in deciding when to close due to bad weather. If the schools are closed, the Library will also be closed. For a list of school closings visit www. WMUR.com.
The New Hampshire Downloadable Audiobook website has a new look! The front page now highlights the new ebooks collection. The collection currently contains 154 titles, and more will be purchased each week. To read ebooks you will need to download the free Adobe Digital Editions software. Ebooks can be transferred to a compatible device such […]
Teen Advisory Group Members Wanted If you’re in grade 6 and up and want to make a difference in how the library serves Kensington teens, we want your help. Join TAG, our new Teen Advisory Group, and let us know what kinds of books, movies, music, and programming for teens you’d like to see at […]