Archive for February 2017

Signup for Children’s Spring Programs

Starts Wednesday, March 1st. Registration is required for both ABC Amigos and Love 2 Sign with Jaye. Sign-up may be done by phone or in person, and priority will be given to Killingworth residents. Love 2 Sign: sign language for children ages 6 months to 6 years. […]

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Tuesday Book Discussion

Tuesday, March 21st at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin. A best seller when it was first published in 1963, it added a  persuasive voice to the growing Civil Rights movement. Written as two letters for the centennial of the […]

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Mystery Book Club

Thursday, March 16th at 6:30pm. Meet Susan Strecker, author of Nowhere Girl! “The day Savannah was killed she was fifteen minutes late to meet me.” So begins bookseller favorite Susan Strecker’s second novel of twin sisters and the murder that left one twin behind. Years later Cady, […]

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CCC Corps Camps & Camp Roosevelt

Monday, March 13th, 7:00pm at Killingworth Elementary School. There is still plenty of room to sign up for this session! Contact the library to reserve your spot. Author and historian Martin Podskoch will give a presentation the Civilian Conservation Corps and Camp Roosevelt, now known as Chatfield […]

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Earth Day Celebration & Fundraiser

Saturday, April 22nd at Chatfield Hollow Farm, 10 Firetower Road in Killingworth. Join us for a day full of nature- and health-related activities for all ages! The event will be held in two sessions: 9:00am-noon and 1:30pm-4:30pm. Both morning and afternoon will feature the same information seminars […]

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12th Annual John P. Hine, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament

The Library will hold its 12th Annual Killingworth Library Golf Tournament on Wednesday, May 17th at Fox Hopyard Golf Club in East Haddam. Rank as one of CTs best golf courses! “Roger Rulewich has masterfully crafted a collection of holes that gives you the feel of playing […]

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Readers & Eaters

Tuesday, February 28th, 6:00pm-7:30pm. Students in 4th and 5th grades are welcome to join us as we munch on Da Vinci pizza and discuss Masterminds by Gordon Korman. Extra copies are available at the circulation desk. Please contact or visit the library to sign up.

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Not-So-Good Life of the Colonial Goodwife

Wednesday, March 8th at 7:00pm, at the Killingworth firehouse. Perhaps women need to be reminded of how far we’ve come in order to see how far we still can go. Discover what life was really like for New England’s colonial women – because we’ve always been curious […]

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Have Your Cake!

February’s display case features cake creations by Sandra Graichen. Sandra is a self-taught artist who owns Flowers & Lace Cake Artistry, which she runs out of her own home. The cakes on display are styrofoam molds with real fondant on the outside (get close enough to the […]

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Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Tuesday, Thursday: 10 A.M. - 8 P.M.
Saturday: 10 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Sunday: Closed

 

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301 Route 81 (shipping)
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Killingworth, CT 06419
(860) 663-2000
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