Archive for April 2021

The First HKHS and Killingworth Library Student Art Show and Silent Auction: 5/24 – 6/05

Killingworth Library is pleased to announce the first joint HKHS and Killingworth Library Student Art Show and Silent Auction!  All pieces of art on display by our very talented students will be for sale, with proceeds donated to the library. The art show and silent auction will […]

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Make a Permanent Bouquet With Our Take and Make Craft!

We have a few left! Grab one of our take and make craft kits and present her with a bouquet of flowers that don’t require any sun or water. The number of kits is limited, so please be sure to register for a kit through our online […]

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Baseball and Michelangelo: How Winning a Baseball World Championship in 1965 Led To a Lifelong Obsession with Michelangelo by Phil Devlin

Tuesday, May 4, 7:00 pm (Zoom). Presented by popular local speaker Phil Devlin, this presentation begins with a visit to the New York World’s Fair in 1965 and then examines several of “Michelangelo’s” works: the Pieta, the statue of David, the Sistine Chapel, the statue of Moses, and his […]

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Mystery Book Club Selection for May

Destroyer Angel by Nevada Barr was reviewed on Thursday, May 20, 2021. The ratings were varied and the book ended up being rated a 2.5.  The novel centered on strong, capable women and the relationships of daughters and mothers in a stressful situation.

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Tuesday Book Club Pick For May

May 11, from 1 – 2 pm.  Join us as we discuss American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk.  Details about meeting location coming soon!

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Celebrate Earth Day with a Spring Stroll and Plant a Seed

April 24, 10 am – noon. Celebrate Earth Day at the Killingworth Library – Come plant a seed with us!   2021 marks the 51st year of celebrating Earth Day! Start by following our family-friendly riddle walk (with a whole new batch of riddles for you solve) in […]

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Come On In – the Books Have Missed You!

Browsing is back! The library began a phased return to open hours on 4/05/21, and you can once again browse for books, movies, and audiobooks 6 days a week.  Curbside service will continue to be available  6 days a week during this time. The continued good health […]

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National Library Giving Day is April 7, 2021

Be a part of the national movement to support libraries! National Library Giving Day is Wednesday, April 7, 2021. Click here to donate via PayPal: Donate to Killingworth Library   We also welcome donations of time! If you are PC savvy and enjoy working with the public […]

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What is Implicit Bias? Join the Discussion 4/28/21 at 7 pm

This is a virtual program.  Join us for one hour to learn how we, as community members, parents, students and caregivers can begin to recognize and learn from our own implicit bias.  Inclusive Education Activist, Elijah Manning, will lead this guided online discussion. The Killingworth Library is […]

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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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