Archive for April 2018

Thank You!

To Langer Landscapes for the plants and landscaping they so generously provided to help us beautify the area surrounding our Killingworth Library sign.       “Look deep into nature, and then you will  understand everything better”  Albert Einstein

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Return Your Passports

CT Library Passport

Time to turn in your passport!  May 7 is the deadline for returning your passport to any participating library to be entered into the statewide prize drawing (make sure that you have put your name and contact information on the back!)  The winners will be announced on […]

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Sale Items Support the Library

Mother’s Day, graduation, birthdays…spring is here, and so are the celebrations! You can find great items for sale at the library: cookbooks, notecards, shirts, umbrellas, and more. Also check out the ongoing book sale in the lobby. All proceeds benefit the library!  

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Does Your Teen Need a Smartphone Break?

Do your teens and tweens spend too much time on the phone? Catherine Price’s book, How to Break Up With Your Phone, will help you lead the way! You’ll discover how phones and apps are designed to be addictive, and learn how the time we spend on […]

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An Evening With the Gillettes

CANCELLED – We are sorry to announce that the Gillettes program has been cancelled, due to health issues. All of our best to the Nivers family.

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On Display: Killingworth’s Budding Artists

Week of the Young Child artwork

Although it’s officially over, we are continuing to celebrate “The Week of the Young Child,” by filling our library’s main room with the wonderful art created by the talented children at the Killingworth Kid’s Center. The Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration hosted by […]

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Tuesday Book Discussion

Strangers In Their Own Land

Tuesday, May 8, at 1:00p.m. Join us as we discuss Strangers in Their Own Land by Berkeley-based sociologist Arlie Russell Hochschild. The book’s two subtitles, “Anger and Mourning on the American Right” and “A Journey to the Heart of Our Political Divide,” are the product of the […]

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Artist Spotlight: Margaret Quinn

April 2018 Library Display Case

Stop by our April display case to view the work of East Haddam artist Margaret Quinn. Ms. Quinn specializes in realistic portraits of beloved pets and farm animals.

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Get Your Earth Day Tickets!

2018 Earth Day Celebration Tickets

Earth Day tickets are still available at the Library! Join us, along with the Killingworth Women’s Organization, for a special Earth Day celebration on April 28th at Chatfield Hollow Inn and Farm (details here). Tickets may also be purchased at the gate on the day of the […]

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How to Avoid ID Theft & Fraud

Fraud Watch: The Con Artist Play Book

Fraud Watch: The Con Artist Play Book. Monday, April 30, 3 – 4 p.m. at Killingworth Library.  Join us for a look inside the mind of a criminal to understand the psychology behind ID theft, fraud, and other scams affecting your family and community. Presented by the […]

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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

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