Archive for February 2022

Masks Are Requested

Masks are requested while Killingworth remains in the “red” on the Connecticut COVID map! https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/COVID-19-Data-Tracker The library has immune compromised workers on site – we ask all library visitors to please be considerate.  Masks are available at no charge; just ask at the circulation desk.

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Join the Hunt! Killingworth Library Book Cover Scavenger Hunt Is Underway March 1 – 31

Help us say goodbye to winter and celebrate spring with a scavenger hunt! Your challenge: visit 8 locations in town and look for the 8 ½ X 11 inch “Killingworth Library Scavenger Hunt” sign (there are 7 “on site” and one online location). Each location will have […]

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Our February Display Case

Features a collection of lovely antique tea cups owned by library volunteer Isabelle Chen. For your viewing enjoyment only – these are not for sale.

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The Library Will Be OPEN on Presidents Day: 2/21/22

The Killingworth Library will be open Presidents Day for both curbside service and in person browsing from 9 am – 6:00 pm on 2/21/22

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The March Mystery Book Club Selection

Join us as we discuss When You See Me by Lisa Gardner. FBI Special Agent Kimberly Quincy and Sergeant Detective D. D. Warren have built a task force to follow the digital bread crumbs left behind by deceased serial kidnapper Jacob Ness. When a disturbing piece of […]

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Tuesday Book Club Title for March

Join us as we discuss The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland by Jim Defede. When 38 jetliners bound for the United States were forced to land at Gander International Airport in Canada by the closing of U.S. airspace on September 11, the […]

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Herbert Hoover In a New Light – 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 8 – Zoom Presentation

Join us for this fascinating presentation by Phil Devlin! When liberal Democratic Senator Robert F. Kennedy appeared on the Dick Cavett show in the spring of 1968, Cavett asked him to name the man he most admired in American history. After pausing a few seconds, RFK looked […]

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Library Closed 02/25/22 Due to Icy Road Conditions

Our online resources are available to you 24 hours a day! Libby has a wide range of audiobooks, e-books and magazines. Hoopla offers audiobooks, e-books, TV shows, movies, music, and graphic novels Scholastic Bookflix for Kids offers both fiction and non-fiction e-books, age appropiate games and puzzles. […]

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Check Out Our New Children’s Classic Section!

The Killingworth Library has a new children’s classics section! These abridged classic stories are ideal for readers aged 7 – 10 years old in grades 2 through 4: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Gulliver’s Travels Journey to the Center of the Earth Moby-Dick Oliver Twist Robinson Crusoe […]

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Bookmark Collection Contest

Winter evenings are an ideal time to study the night skies! This bookmark collection contest will feature different bookmarks on a space-themed topic (given when you check out a book). A different bookmark will be handed out each week during the month of February – you can […]

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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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