Archive for the Childrens Programs Category

Join us on December 3 for a special guest story time presenter

Nikki Westbrook will be at the Killingworth Library on Saturday, December 3, at 10:30 am to read “Merry Christmas Squirrels” by Nancy Rose, followed by a squirrel-themed craft.  Suitable for ages 2+ ; registration not required. 

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Minecraft Saturdays for Kids & Tweens

Join us for Minecraft Saturdays! This first session of the day, geared towards kids ages 6 through 8, will teach the basics of the game and foster a community through teambuilding activities. Monsters and fighting will be turned off, with focus put on building and problem-solving. While […]

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Did You Miss Our Recent “Take and Make” Craft with Book Saturday? Here’s Another Chance!

Whether you’re trying to squeeze in one more road trip at the end of summer or just busy running around, make sure to allow a few minutes to stop by the Killingworth Library to pick out one of our “Take and Make” craft and picture book combos […]

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Tweens and Teens – It’s Time to Talk About Books

Thursday, August 11 from 5 – 6:30 pm. We know you have to do it – so let’s get together and work on those school reading book discussion guides! This program will be held inside the library  to allow for comfortable writing. Pizza and soda will be […]

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There’s Still Time to Participate in Our Model Boat Races !

The last race is 10:30 am on Saturday, August 13, at Deep River Library. If you haven’t attended one of our pirate boat building sessions, there is still time to get your boat ready! The last boat building sessions are on August 9, where we will prepare […]

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Pirates Ahoy

Boys and girls ages 6-9, get ready to build catapults, create model pirate ships and treasure maps, and learn how to tie knots! This STEM/STEAM program will have mini-blocks (generic Legos) galore and so much more!   We will finish in August with model boat races against […]

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Science Wednesdays for Tiny Thinkers

This 6-week program is filled with hands-on activities! Children ages 2-5 will explore colors, discover what makes things float, learn about wind and rain, and have fun experimenting with gravity. The program starts on June 29th and ends on August 3rd. Space is limited, so please register […]

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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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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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Love2Sign Returns This Spring!

Jaye Carlson returns with a spring session of Love2Sign! Fun, interactive sign language classes for children ages 6 months to 6 years old. The program will be held in the children’s room – we will move outside as the weather permits. Program dates are March 31st; April […]

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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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