Adults

  • Gatekeeper Informational Program
    Gatekeeper Informational Program
    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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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    February 10, 2016 by
    Tuesday, March 8th at 1:00pm. “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” by Mohsin Hamid is the novel being discussed at the March meeting of the Tuesday Book Discussion Group. It is a story told entirely by the narrator, a young Pakistani, who has invited a random American to have tea […]...
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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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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    October 17, 2015 by
    Tuesday, November 10th, 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss “The Lowland” by Jhumpa Lahiri. It is the story of two brothers growing up in a Calcutta neighborhood destined to follow very different paths as adults. One joins the Naxalite revolutionary movement of the 1960s and the other […]...
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  • Deb Sodergren on Meditation & Mindfulness
    Deb Sodergren on Meditation & Mindfulness
    October 13, 2015 by
    Monday, November 9th, 7:00pm. Deb Sodergren will offer a program based on her new book, Just Be…Your path to Meditation and Awareness. Sodergren is an Energy Medicine Practitioner and owner of Up Vibrations, LLC. She is nationally certified as a Reiki Master Teacher, certified to teach Metaphysics […]...
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  • Drawing Workshop
    Drawing Workshop
    August 20, 2015 by
    Friday, October 16th, 1:00-3:30pm. Deep down inside are you an artiste? Would you like to try your hand at a hands-on workshop to learn how to draw? Retired graphic designer and illustrator Edward Rosado will offer a free demonstration and instruction on Basic Drawing and Sketching in […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    August 19, 2015 by
    Tuesday, October 13th at 1:00pm in the library meeting room. The Underground Girls of Kabul by foreign correspondent Jenny Nordberg is the non fiction work to be discussed at the October meeting of the Tuesday Book Discussion Group. Subtitled “In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan” […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    August 13, 2015 by
    Tuesday, September 8th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss the newest book by bestselling author Erik Larson ~ Dead Wake: the Last Crossing of the Lusitania. Extra copies available at the desk, newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Zentangling Workshop
    Zentangling Workshop
    July 14, 2015 by
    Thursday, August 13th, 6:30-8:00pm. Zentangling is the relaxing and rewarding process of creating artistic designs with repetitive patterns. It is also known as meditative doodling. Called “yoga for the brain”, zentangle can reduce stress and improve focus. Learn ways to add color and shading to your zentangle […]...
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