Adults

  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    July 27, 2016 by
    Tuesday, August 9th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss Elsewhere, a memoir by Richard Russo. Extra copies are available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Ancestry Workshop
    Ancestry Workshop
    July 13, 2016 by
    Monday, August 8th, 7:00pm. Want to learn about your family history? Not sure how to get started? Join us as the Madison Family History Center brings its genealogy presentation to the library. Get hooked on genealogy! The Madison Family History Center inspires, motivates and teaches others how […]...
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  • Mystery Book Discussion
    Mystery Book Discussion
    June 28, 2016 by
    Thursday, July 21st at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss Corrupted by Lisa Scottoline. Extra copies are available at the circulation desk, newcomers always welcome....
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    June 15, 2016 by
    Tuesday, July 12th at 1:00pm. “The Meursault Investigation” by Algerian journalist Kamel Daoud is the philosophical novel to be discussed. The story springs from the murder of the “nameless Arab” shot by the Camus’ character Meursault in “The Stranger.” Daoud gives the Arab a name and a […]...
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  • Career Satisfaction
    Career Satisfaction
    May 17, 2016 by
    This program has been cancelled. Check back for future plans!...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    April 26, 2016 by
    Thursday, May 19th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Long and Faraway Gone by Lou Berney. Extra copies available at the circulation desk, newcomers always welcome....
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    April 18, 2016 by
    Tuesday, May 10th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss “The Girl in the Red Coat” by Roma Ligocka. The red coat of the title was the only splash of color in the movie “Schindler’s List”. It was worn by a vulnerable little girl as she wandered […]...
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  • World War I Digitization Event
    World War I Digitization Event
    March 31, 2016 by
    Thursday, April 21st, from 3:00pm-6:00pm at the library. Help us remember the Great War! Bring us your photos, letters, and other keepsakes – we’ll make digital copies and preserve them in the Connecticut Digital Archives. For more information and guidelines of acceptable items, please visit the Remembering […]...
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  • HK's Role in the Great War
    HK’s Role in the Great War
    March 17, 2016 by
    Thursday, April 14th at 7:00pm, held at the Killingworth Library (venue updated 3/23). Presented by Phil Devlin. This program will focus both on the long-term consequences of the Great War to our world as well as the local participation of 67 men from Haddam and Killingworth and […]...
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  • Long Term Care Programs & Benefits
    Long Term Care Programs & Benefits
    February 25, 2016 by
    Wednesday, March 30th at 7:00pm. Aldo Pantano of the Connecticut Partnership for Long-Term Care will address and clarify huge misconceptions about Medicare, Medicaid, long term care, the Affordable Care Act, and how all these programs work together, or not. Everyone should know about the financial risks they […]...
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  • Gatekeeper Program: Helping Adults (60+) Remain in Their Communities
    Gatekeeper Program: Helping Adults (60+) Remain in Their Communities
    February 11, 2016 by
    Wednesday, March 16th at 1:30pm. Join us for this free information event introducing the statewide Gatekeeper Program, presented by St. Luke’s Community Services. This program’s goal is to help clients remain independent and successful in their communities. The Gatekeeper Program is a referral-based program that offers free […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    January 21, 2016 by
    Thursday, February 18th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss Disclaimer by Renee Knight. From GoodReads: “Finding a mysterious novel at her bedside plunges documentary filmmaker Catherine Ravenscroft into a living nightmare. Though ostensibly fiction, The Perfect Stranger recreates in vivid, unmistakable detail the terrible day Catherine became hostage […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    January 13, 2016 by
    Tuesday, February 9th at 1:00pm. The non fiction memoir “The Hare with Amber Eyes” by Edmund de Waal is the book to be discussed at the February meeting of the Library’s Tuesday Book Discussion Group. Subtitled “A Hidden Inheritance,” it tells the story of the passing down […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    December 18, 2015 by
    Thursday, January 21st at 6:30pm – The Good Girl, by Mary Kubica “I’ve been following her for the past few days. I know where she buys her groceries, where she works. I don’t know the color of her eyes or what they look like when she’s scared. […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    December 8, 2015 by
    Tuesday, January 12th at 1:00pm. “Someone Knows My Name” by Lawrence Hill is the fictional slave narrative to be discussed at the January meeting of the Killingworth Library Tuesday Book Discussion Group. It is the story of Aminata Diallo, taken from Africa as a child, brought to […]...
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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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