Children

  • Origami for All Ages
    Origami for All Ages
    October 13, 2018 by
    Saturday, November 17, 11:00 am at the Killingworth Library.  Fran Block, teacher/enrichment specialist lends a hand in teaching the basics of ORIGAMI, the art of paper folding. Participants will receive extra origami “sheets” to take home and try on their own!  This program is for all ages and […]...
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  • Super Saturday Storytimes!
    Super Saturday Storytimes!
    September 17, 2018 by
    Saturday Story Times have been extended due to popular demand!  Every Saturday through December, 10:30am-11:00am. Join us for family-friendly stories and fun! No registration necessary, but adult must accompany child. Bring Grandpa, big sister Sal, and all the siblings!...
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  • Introducing Our "Toy Library"
    Introducing Our “Toy Library”
    September 13, 2018 by
    WEDNESDAY, SEPT 19, 10:30 – 11:00 Killingworth Library’s Children’s Room.  Come join our grand celebration as we introduce our “Toy Library” to the HK Community!  Done in collaboration with RSD 17. Enjoy a hands-on opportunity to check out the new educational toys for family use, selected purposely to support your […]...
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  • Time To Sign Up for Fall Programs
    Time To Sign Up for Fall Programs
    August 20, 2018 by
    Space is limited! Please make sure you sign your child up for the following fall programs – Signup begins September 1! You can call Gayle at  860-663-2000 or sign  up in person the next time you are in the library. Love 2 Sign with Jaye – Thursdays 10:45 […]...
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  • Celebrating Back to School
    Celebrating Back to School
    August 10, 2018 by
                  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
    Kids – Busy As A Beaver Workshop
    August 7, 2018 by
    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
    We decided one day is not enough
    August 3, 2018 by
    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?!
    Did You Miss Our Summer Reading Kickoff?!
    July 2, 2018 by
     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!
    It was a Rockin’ Program!
    June 1, 2018 by
                                    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
    Let’s Rock This Library with Laughter
    May 4, 2018 by
      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
    Paws & Read Returns
    May 1, 2018 by
    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?
    Does Your Teen Need a Smartphone Break?
    April 24, 2018 by
    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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  • Week of the Young Child artwork
    On Display: Killingworth’s Budding Artists
    April 24, 2018 by
    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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  • Bedtime Math Crazy 8s
    Join Our New Children’s Math Club!
    March 19, 2018 by
    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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  • Readers & Eaters
    Readers & Eaters
    March 3, 2018 by
    Tuesday, March 27th, 6:00pm-7:30pm. 4th and 5th graders are invited to bring their appetite, as we munch on Da Vinci pizza and discuss Half and Half by Lensey Namioka. Extra copies are available at the circulation desk. Sign up to reserve your space: 860-663-2000....
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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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