“Wouldn’t it be great if everybody had the opportunity to play an instrument?
-Joe Chithalen

Welcome to Joe’s M.I.L.L.

Kingston’s Musical Instrument Lending Library inspired by and in memoriam of Joe Chithalen, Joe’s M.I.L.L. is a proud not-for-profit organization and registered charity that happily gives the gift of music.
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Lending Library
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Choose from our selection of over 1,000 instruments (and counting) to inspire your musical journey.

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The M.I.L.L. relies on donations to keep instruments fixed, and pay rent, hydro and internet to serve our community. Any amount will help us continue spreading the magic of music. 

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Are you looking to volunteer with us? We’d be more than happy to have you join our team.

Joe's M.I.L.L. News Updates


Thank you Homegrown Live 2022!

Homegrown Live 2022 raised $2200 for Joe's MILL!

Tom Stewart, Chris Morris, and Joel Yearsley dropped in on librarian Jackson Baird to drop off the good news.

Thank you for your support!