Archive for the Childrens Programs Category

Saturday Storytime

Join us for fabulous tales and fun crafts! Killingworth library will be doing a series of Saturday storytimes! The first storytime will take place on September 18. Please register online to reserve your spot! These programs are suggested for ages 2-5. PLEASE NOTE: Storytime will be held […]

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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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Ferncroft Wildlife Rescue Will Be Here on July 17, 11:00 am

Come Meet an Opossum! Our Tails and Tales Summer Reading events continue with a visit from Ferncroft Wildlife Rescue. Learn all about our backyard friend the opossum, and get to see one live and “in person”! Suitable for the whole family. Please register online or by calling […]

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NEW TIME! Music With Margie July 10 at 11:00 am!

Come listen, learn and move to the music as special guest Margie sings about animals with our “Tales and Tails” themed singalong! Suggested ages 2- 5.

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A Place Called Hope Presents: A Day Bird and a Night Bird

Saturday, June 26 at 11:00 am.  Join us as we kick off summer reading with this family friendly presentation by Killingworth’s own A Place Called Hope! Learn about Connecticut raptors and see live birds up close. You never know whooo you might meet! The first 15 children […]

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06/12/21 Saturday Storytime Goes Live!

We have returned to live storytimes outdoors! Come meet our newest intern Hana, a junior at Connecticut College, as she reads “Is Your Mama a Llama?” Visit us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/killingworthlibrary If you missed our other story times they are still available for viewing.  To find […]

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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
mail@killingworthlibrary.org

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