Archive for 2020

Library OPEN for Curbside Service Saturday, January 2

The library staff and volunteers wish you and yours a warm and safe New Year and look forward to serving you on Saturday, January 2. We will be open from 10 am – 1 pm.

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The Mystery Book Club Selection for January 2021

The Redeemer by Jo Nesbo was discussed January 21, 2021.      Nesbo’s stories are always beautifully written, sometimes wordy and often involving Oslo in the winter featuring Harry Hole, brrr.  We rated the book 4.0.   Shots ring out at a Salvation Army Christmas concert in Oslo, […]

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Hoopla Quota Increased Through June – Thank You Peach Pit Foundation!!

Attention Hoopla users:  The generous gift from the Peach Pit Foundation has allowed us to continue offering our increased checkout quota! Your monthly quota of Hoopla checkouts will remain at 6 through June! You can download any combination of 6 items ~ eBooks, eAudios, movies, TV shows, […]

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Looking to Start the New Year with A New Appetizer or Dessert Recipe?

You can do that and support the library by purchasing one of our “Killingworth Library Cooks” recipe books! They are only $5.00 each, and feature both warm and cold appetizers and a wide selection of cookies, squares, cakes and pies. We also have a large selection of […]

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December’s Mystery Book Club Title

The Bitterroots by C. J. Box Discussed 12/17/20; rated 4.1     We enjoyed Bitterroots by C. J. Box.  The author has a great way of building the story and concluding with an ending that ties up all the surprising pieces.  We rated it 4.1.  All agreed […]

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The November Mystery Book Club Selection

Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie. Discussed 11/19/20 – rated 4.5 stars.     We loved this book and the author.  She never fails to surprise us.  Twists, turns and characters abound.  We rated this book 4.5 one of our highest. We loved this book and the […]

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A Special Thanksgiving StoryTime: Bear Says Thanks

Thursday, November 26 at 10:00 am. Bear Says Thanks, by Karma Wilson. SCSU Library Science major Josh reads this sweet story about sharing and friendship–and gratitude. A perfect way to start Thanksgiving – our friends may not be able to be with us, but their friendship crosses […]

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Need Something to Keep the Kids Busy? We Have Take It & Make It Kits for Thanksgiving!

Wednesday, November 25 at 4:00 pm – Tune into our YouTube Channel for a special “how to” video: Make your own Thanksgiving Turkey Centerpiece with our Take It and Make It Kit. Our SCSU library science major Josh will be showing how to make the adorable turkey […]

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12/16 is the LAST DAY to place your letters to Santa in our mail box!

We have a bright red mailbox ready for those special letters to Santa! And a letter template too, just in case your little one(s) need a little help with their letter.  Please remember to include your full name and address for a response. The mailbox will be […]

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Join the Teen Write Club via Zoom!

Thursday, December 17, at 4:30 pm Come bring your creativity to our Killingworth Library Teen Write Club! We are looking for young writers, poets, and artists who want to contribute and discuss poetry, artwork, and short fiction. Each week we will have a new topic or prompt […]

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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
mail@killingworthlibrary.org

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