Archive for the Adult Programs Category

Tuesday Book Discussion

Tuesday, June 10th, 1:00pm in the library meeting room. Join us as we discuss Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Extra copies of the book are available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome.

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The American Woodcock

Thursday, May 22, 7-8 pm, Naturalist Patricia Laudano, President of Potapaug Audubon will be leading you into the world of this most fascinating bird, The American Woodcock. From their unique genetic adaptations to their incredible courtship display & life’ll be amazed at this natural wonder. Power […]

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CT Geology Program

Thursday, May 15, 7-9pm, Killingworth Library will host a presentation on the geology of Connecticut by Jelle de Boer, author of Stories in Stone.  Geoscientist Jelle Zeilinga de Boer will share his expansive knowledge about the unexpected ways the land shapes the way we live. An utterly […]

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“Raising Chickens” at the Killingworth Library

The Killingworth Library is not actually raising chickens, but we are hosting a program on the subject! On April 29 at 7pm, come join Stephanie Lesnik of Field House Farm in Madison who will talk about the care and healthy maintenance of a backyard chicken flock. Whether […]

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Author Talk – Off the Beaten Path

Off the Beaten Path Connecticut: A Guide to Unique Places features the things travelers and locals want to see and experience–if only they knew about them. From the best in local dining to quirky cultural tidbits to hidden attractions, unique finds, and unusual locales, this series takes […]

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Discussion of The Book Thief

Tuesday, March 25th, 7:00pm. The story revolves around a young girl being raised by foster parents in a small town outside of Munich during WWII. The growing hardships of war and deprivation on ordinary people are brought home in ways large and small as the Nazi insanity […]

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They Called Her Reckless Author

The Killingworth Library will host a presentation by Janet Barrett, author of They Called Her Reckless — A True Story of War, Love And One Extraordinary Horse on March 10th at 7:00 PM. When the Marines of the Fifth Regiment’s Recoilless Rifle Platoon acquired a small Korean […]

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“The Russian Debutante’s Handbook”

“The Russian Debutante’s Handbook”, Gary Shteyngart’s first novel, will be discussed at the February 11th meeting of the Killingworth Library’s Tuesday Book Discussion Group. The main character, Vladimir, (the word character is used with all its connotations) is a 25-year-old Russian immigrant whose mother called him “Little […]

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