MISSION STATEMENT:


Our lending and teaching program fosters music appreciation, knowledge, community enrichment and provides opportunities for youth and adults to meet their full potential.

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Instruments

The library has over 1000 instruments and resources including guitars, keyboards, drums, horns, violins, percussion, amplifiers, exotic instruments, sheet music, and much more – and they’re all available to borrow … free of charge!


Free of Charge

Stop by the library, register ($15) and pick an instrument. Athena, the coordinator at Joe’s M.I.L.L., will be happy to answer questions and help you find the right instrument to borrow. Roger – our instrument technician – has vast experience in repairing, maintaining and restoring musical instruments of all kinds.


by Volunteers

We are a registered charity in Kingston, Ontario founded by musician, Wally High, in memory of his friend and band member, the late Joe Chithalen, who was a talented bass player in several well-known Kingston bands. Joe’s M.I.L.L. operates in tribute to Joe’s love of music, so that anyone who wants to can enjoy playing music as much as he did.

Stringed Instruments:

Violin, Viola, Cello, Upright Bass, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele, and Autoharp

Horns:

Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, and Tuba

Guitars:

Classical, Acoustic, Electric, and Bass (lefties available too)

Drums &
Percussion:

Drum Kits, Djembe, Conga, Bongo, Tabla, and Glockenspiel

Pianos:

Electric Piano, Keyboard, Accordion, Synthesizer, and plenty more!

Wind:

Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Recorder, Tin Whistle, and Didgeridoo

JOE’S M.I.L.L. IS A REGISTERED CHARITY #84662-6877-RR001
AND A TAX RECEIPT WILL BE ISSUED FOR DONATIONS
(OR THE VALUE OF THE INSTRUMENT) OVER $10.

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