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Holiday Closings

The library will be closed from Saturday, December 23rd through Monday, December 25th. We will also be closed from Saturday, December 30th through Monday, January 1st. We will be open for regular hours all other days of the week.

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Holiday Book Sale

Stop by the library’s lobby and browse our selection of giftable items. Holiday stories, music CDs, puzzles, novels and nonfiction ~ you’re sure to find the perfect gift! Runs as long as supplies last.

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Mushroom Collecting for the Table

Thursday, November 30th at 7:00pm. Terry Doyle will hold a program on “Mushroom Collecting for the Table” at the Killingworth Library. In his Powerpoint presentation, Dr. Doyle will show the poisonous mushrooms one needs to avoid followed by the mushrooms he has collected in Killingworth and whether they […]

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Closed on Thanksgiving

The library will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd, for Thanksgiving. We will be open regular hours for all other days of the week (including Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday).

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Water Babies with William Burt

Thursday, November 16th at 7:00pm at the Killingworth Firehouse. The Killingworth Library and Killingworth Land Trust will host naturalist, photographer and writer William Burt at the Killingworth Firehouse. The program is free but advance sign up is required. Burt will offer a lecture on “Water Babies.” The “babies” are the downy young […]

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Open on Columbus Day

Monday, October 9th. The library will be open for regular hours on Columbus Day: 10:00am-4:30pm. Come discover what we have to offer!

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A Native American Winter

Wednesday, September 27th at 7:00pm, at the Killingworth Firehouse. Lucianne Lavin presents part three of her series on Connecticut’s indigenous peoples. If you were a Native American living 500 (or 1000 or 5000) years ago, likely you would look forward to the winter season. Connecticut’s indigenous communities […]

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Our Hidden Landscapes: Stone Cultural Features & Ceremonial Landscapes

Thursday, September 21st, 7:00pm at the Killingworth Firehouse. Lucianne Lavin presents part two of her series on Connecticut’s indigenous peoples. A hike in the woods often reveals a variety of stone cultural features to the experienced archaeologist and historian. Many of these are the remains of abandoned […]

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The Wangunks & Connecticut’s Indigenous Communities

Wednesday, September 13th at 7:00pm, at the Killingworth Firehouse. Lucianne Lavin presents part one of her series on Connecticut’s indigenous peoples. Connecticut’s indigenous communities have long, rich histories that extend back to when they shared Mother Earth with mastodons and other extinct animals. Ignored or themselves falsely […]

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Parade & Labor Day Schedule

Saturday, September 2nd: the library will be closed for the various 350th anniversary events. For a list of times and activities, visit: http://www.killingworthct.com/krier.shtml Monday, September 4th: the library will be closed for Labor Day. Enjoy the long and eventful weekend!

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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

 

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

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