Archive for May 2018

Your Favorite Mystery and Sci-Fi Authors Have Moved

We have just finished integrating our mystery and sci-fi books into the regular fiction collection.  They will retain the “Mystery”and “Sci-Fi” stickers, but are filed alphabetically by author’s last name with the regular fiction books. Popular authors like James Patterson and Iris Johansen will now have all […]

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June’s Mystery Title

Thursday, June 21, at 6:30 pm (not June 28) Celebrate the first day of summer by joining us as we discuss Invisible City by Julia Dahl. “Just months after Rebekah Roberts was born, her mother, an Hasidic Jew from Brooklyn, abandoned her Christian boyfriend and newborn baby to […]

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The Leopard by Jo Nesbo – May 2018

Jo Nesbo The Leopard

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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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Tuesday Book Discussion

Tuesday, June 12, at 1:00 pm.  Join us as we discuss The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar. It is the story of two women, one servant to the other, in modern day Bombay (Mumbai). Middle class Sera finds herself in constant turmoil as she seeks to […]

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Let’s Rock This Library with Laughter

  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

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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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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Reading 2 Connect

Do you know a senior with memory challenges? We have just introduced a new series of books specially created for seniors with memory challenges.  Each title is highly readable, yet retains the integrity of adult literature. Please stop by to peruse our selection! You may use them […]

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