Archive for June 2017

Library Delivery Service on Hiatus

July 3rd to July 17th. The statewide delivery service will temporarily halt service between July 3rd – July 17th. What this means for you: * Interlibrary loan services (where we request an item from another library) will be slower to arrive, due to this lack of delivery. […]

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Meet Judea!

Wednesday, July 12th at 11:00am. Kids ages 8 and older are invited to meet local author Connie Bombaci and Judea, her service dog. Learn how Connie helps dalmatians overcome the challenges of being born deaf by teaching them American Sign Language. (24% of all dalmatian pups are […]

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The Secret Speech by Tom Rob Smith

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Inherit the Bones by Emily Littlejohn

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Library Closed July 4th

Tuesday, July 4th – The library will be closed in celebration of Independence Day. We will be open regular hours on Monday the 3rd (from 10:00am-4:30pm) and will reopen at 10:00am on Wednesday the 5th.

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Pizza Delivery Night

Saturday, June 24th, 5:00pm-8:00pm. Who wants to cook when the weather is nice? That idea has gone to the dogs! Place your order with Pizzeria Da Vinci (860-663-2256), and for a $5.00 delivery fee, a member of our library Board will bring dinner right to your door, […]

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Mystery Book Club

Thursday, July 20th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss March Violets by Philip Kerr. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!

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Tuesday Book Discussion

Tuesday, July 11th at 1:oopm. Join us as we discuss Judas by Amos Oz. Winner of the 2015 International Literature Prize, it is a coming of age tale, a love story, and as one critic describes it “ an illuminating perspective on the state of Israel and […]

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Summer Reading Program Kickoff

Saturday, June 17th at 11:00am. Come kick off our summer reading program: Building a Better World, One Concept at a Time. Challenge your creativity with the LEGO Brick Challenge, presented by the Children’s Museum of West Hartford. Build rubber band cars and race them! Open to children […]

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NEW – Early Nonfiction for the Youngest Readers

Check out the NEW section in the children’s room: Early Nonfiction! These attractively-illustrated titles are perfect for Pre-K through 2nd grade readers, even down to the very youngest. “Sitting and cuddling in someone’s lap is the perfect way to start with nonfiction,” says children’s librarian Gayle Byrne. […]

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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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