Archive for the Childrens Programs Category

Do You Have Children In Pre-K to Grade 3? Check Out BookFlix!!

Designed to help early readers develop and practice essential reading skills, the many resources found on this engaging site will introduce them to a world of knowledge and exploration. The Bookflix Icon is located on the library’s homepage: ~ click on the BookFlix icon, enter your […]

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Saturday Take-and-Makes & Storytimes on Zoom

Zoom Storytimes continue in 2022! Participants check out the featured book and Take-and-Make Craft from the library, then tune in at 10:00 am on Saturday for a read-along, crafting fun, and a chance to say “Hi” to their friends. This week’s story: The Snowy Day by Ezra […]

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Santa Mail Returning November 29th-December 17th

Mark your calendars! The North Pole Mail box returns to the library on Monday, November 29th! Children can drop off their letters to Santa through Friday, December 17th. Letter templates will be available for those who aren’t sure what to write. Most important: if you would like […]

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Spooky Riddle Walk

Families with young children are invited to don their Halloween costumes and visit the library’s back yard for our outdoor story stroll, featuring Halloween-themed riddles and fun games! The yard will also have not-too-scary decorations for photos, so be sure to bring your phone or camera. Present […]

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Killingworth Conservation Commission Announces 2021 Koloring Contest Winners

The Library extends its heartfelt “Congratulations!” to the four winners of the 2021 Killingworth Conservation Commission Koloring Kontest! We always enjoy hosting this event and love seeing the creativity of our young artists! Sarah Rosenthal, age 8 Hailey Henerson, age 8 Abigail Feltham, age 12 Addie Austin, […]

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Need books for your children? Make sure to visit our re-organized Children’s Room and our new Tween section!

With Tween materials now located in the main room, there’s plenty of room to move in the children’s room.  For now social distancing requirements mean only one family at a time, but we are looking forward to being able to more fully use our reorganized space! Details […]

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Tween Book Club Meets Wedesday, August 18 at 6 pm

Tweens ages 9-12 are invited to join us as we discuss the graphic novels New Kid by Jerry Craft and El Deafo by Cece Bell (from our postponed July discussion). This discussion will be led by library volunteer Nikki Ritchie, extra copies of each title will be […]

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There’s still time to enter our summer chalk art contest! Winner will be announced August 27

The library’s summer chalk art contest is still ongoing, and the library will provide the chalk, so stop by and show your creativity!  A random drawing for the winner will be held on August 27.

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Paper Plane Dragons Will Fly High on August 12

8/12/21 at 10:00 am.  We’ve put a twist on our popular paper plane contest. This time, you get to fold and fly your very own dragon! Prizes and fun! Suggested ages 6-12+. PLEASE NOTE: All of our summer programs will be held outside on the library’s grounds. […]

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Get Ready for Life Size Candyland! July 22 and 24 at 10 am

Under the tent! An event so awesome that we’ve scheduled it for 2 days! We will bring a “sweet” childhood favorite to life as we play our own version of Candyland, complete with prizes and (of course) candy. Each child will receive a free new book thanks […]

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Library Hours:

Doors Open for Browsing
Mon - Fri: 9 a.m.- 6:00 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

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