Adults

  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    May 21, 2016 by
    Thursday, June 16th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Black Echo by Michael Connelly. Extra copies available at the circulation desk, newcomers always welcome....
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    May 10, 2016 by
    Tuesday, June 14th at 1:00pm. The nonfiction work “The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace “ by Jeff Hobbs is the work to be discussed at the June meeting of the Killingworth Library’s Tuesday Book Discussion Group. It is the story of Shawn whose drug dealing […]...
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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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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    November 27, 2015 by
    Thursday, December 17th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith. Extra copies available at the circulation desk, newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    November 12, 2015 by
    Tuesday, December 8th, 12:00pm, at Amici Restaurant in Middletown. The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald is the novel to be discussed at the December 8th meeting of the Killingworth Library Tuesday Book Discussion Group. The story’s setting is the fictional West Egg on prosperous Long Island. […]...
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  • Quest for the Eastern Cougar
    Quest for the Eastern Cougar
    November 10, 2015 by
    CHANGE OF VENUE: Tuesday, December 1st, 7:00pm AT THE LIBRARY. The cougar, or Puma concolor, once roamed free and wild all across the Northeast. It was extirpated from this region around 1890; however, there have still been sightings and some field evidence of the cougar’s existence, even […]...
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