Archive for the Childrens Programs Category

Celebrating Back to School

              Wednesday,  August 29  Killingworth Library celebrated the first day of school by providing breakfast and kleenex to distressed parents after they put the kids on the bus to school. Special guest appearance by Pet Partners’ comfort dogs had everyone smiling! […]

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Kids – Busy As A Beaver Workshop

Thursday, August 16 from 10:15 am – 11:00 am.  Bring your child to Killingworth Library to learn about about beavers! Stephanie Warren will present “All about beavers” and we will make beaver-themed art! Age Range:  6 – 10 (but flexible) No registration is necessary!

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We decided one day is not enough

Coloring is for everyone! Why not escape the heat and de-stress a bit?  Our coloring station will be open through the first day of school.

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Did You Miss Our Summer Reading Kickoff?!

 If you missed the kickoff event, you can still pick up a summer reading packet in the children’s room ~ the program is open to pre-readers through those entering 6th grade in the fall. 

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It was a Rockin’ Program!

                                Nikki from the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center joined us on July 12 to introduce us to some of the animals who call rock walls home – it was awesome!! Want more […]

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Let’s Rock This Library with Laughter

  Saturday, June 30 at noon at KLA. Comic mime Robert Rivest will be on hand to help us kickoff our Summer Reading Program! Using mime, comedy, and interactive playfulness, Mr. Rivest highlights the musicality of every day life.  He shares mindful ways that we can tune […]

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Paws & Read Returns

Who let the dogs in??? If you visit the library on Tuesday evenings during the month of May, you could catch sight of our furry reading friend Turbo, sharing stories with some of our youngest readers. Turbo – with his human Sally – works with children in […]

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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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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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Join Our New Children’s Math Club!

Bedtime Math Crazy 8s

Thursdays, April 5th – May 24th, 4:30-5:30pm. Children in grades 3 through 5 are invited to join us for Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s Club, a totally new kind of math club! Join the Crazy 8s, where you’ll build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess. […]

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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


Contact Us

Killingworth Library Association
301 Route 81 (shipping)
P.O. Box 725 (mail)
Killingworth, CT 06419
(860) 663-2000

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