Archive for January 2015

Take Your Child to the Library Day

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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Tuesday Book Discussion

Tuesday, February 10th, 1:00pm. Featuring “Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community and War” by Nathaniel Philbrick. Janet Maslin in her NYT review described “Mayflower” as “ a surprise-filled account of what are supposed to be some of the best known events in this country’s past but are […]

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Winter Book Sale

Saturday, February 7th at *Killingworth Elementary School*, 9:00am-3:00pm. With more space at the school portables, we have quite a selection on hand: over 7,500 fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, puzzles, CDs, DVDs, and books on CD. Joining these are an array of large print titles and special first […]

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New Museum Pass

The library has added a new pass for our patrons to enjoy: Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport! Beardsley features a walk-through rainforest, New England farmyard, cafe, carousel, and over 300 animals who can’t wait to meet you! The pass provides $5.00 off general admission, for up to six […]

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Library Thanks Killingworth Women’s Organization for Support, Partnership

Killingworth Library Association board members issued a public thank you to the Killingworth Women’s Organization (KWO) for being the library’s most active community partner last year. In 2014, KWO raised more than $7,000 to support the nonprofit library through a spring tag sale, a successful auction for […]

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Birds & Barns of Killingworth

January’s display case features an extended show of Sandy Smith’s oil paintings, with new additions to the December collection. Barns on River Road and Route 81 are featured, as well as scenes to remind us all of the warmer months: cyclamen blooms, Hammonasset in summer, and a […]

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Knitting Group

Join us every Monday morning at 10:00am, bring your projects and questions! Light refreshments served.

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Constant Contact Campaigns That Drive Action

Tuesday, March 17th ~ 7:00pm. Is Constant Contact a continuous conundrum? Do Facebook, Twitter, and other social networks force you to seek guidance from an in-the-know teenager? At the heart of small business marketing are the campaigns that drive action – collections of marketing activities that help […]

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Record Numbers Boost Killingworth Library’s “Cheers to the Next 50 Years” Event

People came in record numbers to support Killingworth Library Association’s “Cheers to the Next 50 Years” celebration fundraiser, planned in partnership with the Killingworth Women’s Organization. “The success of our Cheers event was beyond all expectation,” said Alison Karam, president of the Killingworth Library Association’s board of […]

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Library Hours:

Doors Open for Browsing
Mon, Wed, Fri: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Tue, Thur: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Sunday: Closed
Curbside pickup available 6 days week during open hours
Call to schedule: 860-663-2000


Contact Us

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

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