Archive for August 2017

Terrific Twos

Every Wednesday morning in October from 10:00am-10:30am. For children between the ages of 24 and 36 months and their caregivers. Enjoy some rhyme-time fun! No registration necessary, just drop in.

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November’s Title

Thursday, November 16th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena. “You never know what’s happening on the other side of the wall. Your neighbor told you that she didn’t want your six-month-old daughter at the dinner party. Nothing personal, she […]

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October’s Title

Thursday, October 19th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Modigliani Scandal by Ken Follett. “A fabulous “lost masterpiece” becomes the ultimate prize—for an art historian whose ambition consumes everyone around her, an angry young painter with a plan for revenge on the art establishment, and […]

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Mystery Book Club

Thursday, September 21st at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Secret Speech by Tom Rob Smith. Extra copies are available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!

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The Wangunks & Connecticut’s Indigenous Communities

Wednesday, September 13th at 7:00pm, at the Killingworth Firehouse. Lucianne Lavin presents part one of her series on Connecticut’s indigenous peoples. Connecticut’s indigenous communities have long, rich histories that extend back to when they shared Mother Earth with mastodons and other extinct animals. Ignored or themselves falsely […]

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Parade & Labor Day Schedule

Saturday, September 2nd: the library will be closed for the various 350th anniversary events. For a list of times and activities, visit: http://www.killingworthct.com/krier.shtml Monday, September 4th: the library will be closed for Labor Day. Enjoy the long and eventful weekend!

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Tuesday Book Discussion

Tuesday, September 12th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss “Mink River” by Brian Doyle. The inhabitants of a fictional coastal town in Oregon are the heart of this story which also possesses a touch of the magical in the form of a wise crow and a […]

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Sign Up for Fall Children’s Programs

Friday, September 1st – registration for Love 2 Sign with Jaye and ABC Amigos starts at 10:00am! Please sign up in person or by phone: 860-663-2000. Space is limited and priority will be given to Killingworth residents. Love 2 Sign with Jaye: for children ages 6 months […]

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Summer Reading Wrap-Up

The summer reading program ends on Saturday, August 5th. Be sure to stop in and drop off your raffle tickets for the last drawing of the season! Many thanks to all of our presenters, program participants, and readers for helping us Build a Better World!

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The Works of Daniel Dahlstrom

August’s display case ~ and areas around the circulation desk ~ features gorgeous oil paintings by Chester artist Daniel Dahlstrom. 10% of any sales during the month will directly benefit the library. Join us on Saturday, August 12th, from 10:00am to noon to “meet-and-greet” with Dan. He […]

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Library Hours:

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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Killingworth Library Association
301 Route 81 (shipping)
P.O. Box 725 (mail)
Killingworth, CT 06419
(860) 663-2000
mail@killingworthlibrary.org

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