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Looking For Things To Do With The Kids?

Check out our summer activity kits! Each one checks out for 3 weeks and is packaged for portability ~ perfect for road trips or visiting with family. Kits include: juggling, bottle cap art, chess, accordion, ukulele, paper airplanes, cat’s cradle, flower press, jump ropes, ice cream maker, […]

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On the road with little ones this summer?

Before you head out the door stop by and check out the most recent additions to our listening library! Designed to be portable, these books come with a companion CD on the inside to help young readers.  A fun and easy way to keep up the reading […]

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Why Not Send Someone a Postcard This Summer?

Our June display case features favorite postcards collected by library staff member Kristina – enjoy!

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Turtle Rescue at KLA

Pam Meier, a DEEP certified and licensed turtle specialist, responded to our call for the safe relocation of a snapping turtle that decided to snuggle into the vegetation too close to our main sidewalk. “Dewey” was not happy about being dislodged from his comfy spot, but after […]

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Killingworth Wildlife On Display

Our May display case features an assortment of local wildlife photographs by George Dupree.  Killingworth is home to a variety of wildlife – in addition to the animals in these photos there are bobcats, fishers, bald eagles and an occasional black bear. The photos on the top […]

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Return Your Passports

CT Library Passport

Time to turn in your passport!  May 7 is the deadline for returning your passport to any participating library to be entered into the statewide prize drawing (make sure that you have put your name and contact information on the back!)  The winners will be announced on […]

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Artist Spotlight: Margaret Quinn

April 2018 Library Display Case

Stop by our April display case to view the work of East Haddam artist Margaret Quinn. Ms. Quinn specializes in realistic portraits of beloved pets and farm animals.

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Get Your Earth Day Tickets!

2018 Earth Day Celebration Tickets

Earth Day tickets are still available at the Library! Join us, along with the Killingworth Women’s Organization, for a special Earth Day celebration on April 28th at Chatfield Hollow Inn and Farm (details here). Tickets may also be purchased at the gate on the day of the […]

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KLA on iCRV Radio

KLA Board President, Alison Karam and Library Director, Laurie Prichard joined Thayer Talbot, Vice President of Programs and Operations at the Community Foundation of Middlesex County on ICRVradio’s Feel Good Friday broadcast on 2/23/2018. We were able to acknowledge the benefits of past grants received and also […]

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Get Your Green On!

We welcome back HK Youth and Family services to our March display case, which highlights the many services they offer our community, from early childhood play groups to teen programs, to a complimentary newborn packet. Let their “wearing of the green” inspire you to browse our many […]

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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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