The Kensington Public Library and The Kensington Historical Society present an Interactive and Beautifully Illustrated Presentation by MARINA FORBES on Traditional Matryoshka Nested Doll Making: (From Russia to America) on Wednesday, March 19th 7PM at the Kensington Public Library F Followed by a special program for adults, teens and families with children 6 […]
Friday, March 21st we will be showing another movie for adults at 1PM. Popcorn served!
We changed the theme of the “Knit Graffiti” to the book “Extra Yarn.” If you want to help us knit fun, colorful pieces to decorate trees and posts in Kensington, let us know. We meet every Wednesday morning at 10AM if you want to join us. Or just knit and home and drop off your […]
LEARN HOW YOU CAN HAVE FUN KNITTING OR CROCHETING FOR A GOOD CAUSE! Wednesday, January 29th from 10-11 AM at the Kensington Public Library. There’s a craze out there called Graffiti Knitting which is street art that employs colorful displays of knitted or crocheted yarn on things like trees, street signs, parking meters and even […]
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 […]
Dear Kensingtonians, With great pleasure, the Trustees of our Library announce the appointment of Susan Gilbert as our next Library Director. Susie is well known to many of you, having been the librarian at the Kensington Elementary School for the past six years. In that post she has become an invaluable resource to both […]
The NH State Library has recently purchased many new titles for download through Overdrive. Take a look at the great new additions!
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 […]
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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 […]