• ABC Amigos
    ABC Amigos
    January 28, 2015 by
    February 5th – March 26th, 11:30am-noon. A hands-on Spanish program for toddlers, preschoolers and early elementary children. Presented by two certified early childhood teachers, the program explores the Spanish language through songs, games and stories. Registration is required and Killingworth residents will be given priority. Call or […]...
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  • Take Your Child to the Library Day
    Take Your Child to the Library Day
    January 22, 2015 by
    Saturday, February 7th, 10:00am-4:30pm. Stop by and join us for a fun activity and special treats! (And don’t forget to visit our booksale at KES, from 9am-3pm. Lots of children’s books for sale!) Take Your Child to the Library Day is in international initiative that encourages families […]...
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  • Readers & Eaters
    Readers & Eaters
    December 26, 2014 by
    POSTPONED due to blizzard! Check back for new date. 4th and 5th graders are invited to bring their appetites for good food and books! We’ll munch on Da Vinci pizza and discuss Spy School by Stuart Gibbs. Multiple copies of the book are available at the circulation […]...
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  • Find the Elf!
    Find the Elf!
    December 3, 2014 by
    The Elf on the Shelf has returned to the library! From now until Christmas, this observant Santa’s helper will be hiding in a new spot every day. Stop by and see if you can find him! Look high, look low… you never know where that Elf will […]...
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  • Winter Program Signups
    Winter Program Signups
    November 17, 2014 by
    Starting December 1st ~ Call or visit the library to sign up for our winter children’s programs! Registration is only required for the theater and sign language classes, details below. Priority given to Killingworth residents. It’s Theatre Time – for children 2 1/2 years and older, meets […]...
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  • Hola, Amigos!
    Hola, Amigos!
    November 4, 2014 by
    We need your feedback! The library would like to know if there’s any interest in offering a hands-on Spanish program for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. Presented by two certified early childhood teachers, “ABC Amigos” explores the Spanish language through songs, games and stories. Please contact our Children’s […]...
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  • We Love Our Library!
    We Love Our Library!
    November 4, 2014 by
    Cheers to our next 50 years! We’ve been asking our younger patrons what they like best about the library, and what they think it will look like in 50 years. Scroll through the album and enjoy their fabulous answers! Hey, kids! Pick up a packet in the […]...
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  • Summer Reading Winners!
    Summer Reading Winners!
    September 4, 2014 by
    Congratulations to the winners of our Summer Reading Program drawings! Each book read counted as one entry, and our avid young readers completed a total of 1,500 books. Wow! [Show slideshow]...
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  • Children's Fall Programs
    Children’s Fall Programs
    August 13, 2014 by
    Spaces available! There’s still room to sign up for It’s Theatre Time with Miss Judy and Love 2 Sign with Jaye. Space is limited and priority will be given to Killingworth residents. Sign up in person or by phone. It’s Theatre Time – for children 2 1/2 […]...
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  • Thanks for a Great Summer!
    Thanks for a Great Summer!
    August 4, 2014 by
    Many thanks to all the children who participated in this summer’s reading program. We’ve called the three lucky winners of our awesome tech prizes. Stay tuned for the announcement and pictures!...
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  • Into the Woods! Who's Been There?
    Into the Woods! Who’s Been There?
    July 30, 2014 by
    Saturday, August 2nd, 12pm. All family members welcome. Exercise your naturalist skills and solve the mysteries that nature leaves behind: footprints, feathers, twig chewings, and other clues found in your own backyard! Everyone will make and take a nature journal of their own to continue exploring at […]...
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  • Yummy Snacks for Youngsters
    Yummy Snacks for Youngsters
    July 29, 2014 by
    Saturday, August 2nd, 10:30am. For children ages 3-5 and their grownups. Preschoolers presenting a challenge at meals? We’ve got some solutions! Includes a hands-on demonstration of recipes that kids can help prepare ~ when they make the food, they’re more likely to eat it! Presented by the […]...
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  • Grossology ~ How Cool Is That?
    Grossology ~ How Cool Is That?
    July 3, 2014 by
    Wednesday, July 30th at 3:00pm. Children in grades 3-6 are invited to get “up close and personal” as we examine slides of ear wax and fingernail clippings under a microscope. Investigate dusty corners, cruddy drains, and whatever else looks creepy at the library! Then join us for […]...
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  • Sleepy Summertime Stories
    Sleepy Summertime Stories
    June 21, 2014 by
    Tuesday, July 22nd, 6:30pm-7:00pm. Put on your pj’s, bring your favorite blanket or stuffed friend, and gather around for some bedtime stories. Children ages 3 to 6 are invited to join us every Tuesday evening during the month of July for cozy evening tales. No registration required. […]...
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  • Children's Summer Reading Kickoff
    Children’s Summer Reading Kickoff
    May 19, 2014 by
    Saturday, June 28th at 4:30pm – families are invited kickoff of our children’s Summer Reading Program, featuring a magic show by Full Effect Productions. This year’s theme: Happy 50th Birthday (to our library)! No registration necessary for the event. For every book our young summer readers complete, […]...
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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

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