Archive for April 2022

Try a New Language with Mango!

Are you dreaming of traveling the world? Why not get ready by trying a new language?  Mango is an online language learning program, with over 60 foreign languages, that is fun, easy, free and available to you right here on our webpage! Just click on the Mango […]

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Passport to Connecticut Libraries

As Spring arrives and we step back outside, let your library card open the doors of Connecticut libraries by joining the Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program! This activity invites patrons to visit and explore libraries across the state, collecting stamps or stickers in a special passport and […]

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The May Mystery Book Club Selection

Join us as we discuss Sycamore Row by John Grisham. Seth Hubbard is a wealthy man dying of lung cancer. He trusts no one. Before he hangs himself from a sycamore tree, Hubbard leaves a new, handwritten, will. It is an act that drags his adult children, […]

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Saturday Storytime

We’ve got stories and crafts to brighten your day, as we move towards Summer! Join us this week as we read How to Surprise a Dad by Jean Reagan. Please register using the link below. Saturday Storytimes have returned to an in-person event! We will meet either in […]

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Tuesday Book Club Title for May

Join us as we discuss The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab. France, 1714: in a moment of desperation, a young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live forever and is cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets. Thus begins the extraordinary life of […]

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NEW Program: Coding for Kids!

The Killingworth Library is excited to offer an introductory coding class recommended for children from 8-12 years old. Coding helps children strengthen problem-solving skills, communication, and creativity! In this class, students will learn a variety of computer science concepts and will use Scratch, a block-based visual coding […]

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Plant a Seed / Paint a Kindness Rock / Create A Tree of Life Suncatcher: Saturday, April 23 from 11 a.m – 1 p.m.

Stop by Killingworth Library on 4/23 and help us welcome spring! From 11 am – 1 pm we will be offering the following activities on a drop-in basis: Plant a Seed of Kindness – We will provide the seeds (the exact type is a surprise), mini pots, […]

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Phil Devlin Presents: Volcanoes and Their Literary Connections – Tuesday, April 12, at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom

Join us as Phil Devlin returns to explore this most unlikely of topical pairings! The most powerful influence in Emily Dickinson’s education was Edward Hitchcock, her geology teacher at the Amherst Academy. Geological terms occur in over 200 of Dickinson’s 1,789 surviving poems and are central to […]

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“With These Two Hands” – I Pledge to Do an Act of Kindness

The “With These Two Hands” pledge program continues through August! participants of any age pledge to do a kind deed, then submit the form with their contact information to be eligible for a monthly drawing (May – August) to win a book of their choice, gift certificates […]

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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

 

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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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