Archive for the Childrens Programs Category

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 If you missed our other story times they are still available for viewing.  To find […]

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Just a Few Left! Make a Pine Cone Bird Feeder

Help our feathered friends get through this cold and snow! We have 3 pine cone bird feeder kits left – these are fun for all ages and easy to make! We supply everything  you need except for the peanut butter (or nut butter)  

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Looking to Start the New Year with A New Appetizer or Dessert Recipe?

You can do that and support the library by purchasing one of our “Killingworth Library Cooks” recipe books! They are only $5.00 each, and feature both warm and cold appetizers and a wide selection of cookies, squares, cakes and pies. We also have a large selection of […]

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A Special Thanksgiving StoryTime: Bear Says Thanks

Thursday, November 26 at 10:00 am. Bear Says Thanks, by Karma Wilson. SCSU Library Science major Josh reads this sweet story about sharing and friendship–and gratitude. A perfect way to start Thanksgiving – our friends may not be able to be with us, but their friendship crosses […]

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Leaving soon! A Chance for Socially Distant Holiday Shopping

  November is almost over, which means there are only 2 more days to shop our display case! Local artisan Gloria Nilsson has filled the case with an assortment of lovely items.  Book your browsing appointment now – just call the library and reserve your time:  860-663-2000 Browsing […]

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A Sneak Peek . . .

Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 5, 8:30 am – 3:00 pm. The Killingworth Historical Society’s Christmas Craft Fair will return to Parmelee Farm in December and our display case is filled with a small sample of the wonderful crafts that will be available! This year due to […]

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Browse Our “Little Free Library” While Returning Your Books/DVDs

We include books and DVDs for children in our little free library! we have placed a cart of materials selected from our book sale area next to our library book drop. These are being made available at no cost to our patrons during the Covid-19 pandemic. PLEASE […]

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Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems! Everyday at 1 PM

Mo Willems⁠—a bestselling author and illustrator⁠—has announced that he will be teaching drawing every weekday on YouTube to kids who are now at home. Mo will be having sessions called Lunch Doodles where he will occupy the little ones by doodling together with them.  Each session is about […]

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Are your little ones missing the library? Watch Mrs. Byrne read a classic!

Have them gather ’round to enjoy the children’s classic, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You  See? read by our own children’s librarian, Mrs. Byrne! Just click on the following link:   We will have more soon!

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Readers & Eaters for March has been Cancelled

Please check the library’s website for our next session – hopefully in April! 4th and 5th graders are invited to join us Killingworth Library as we discuss Wings of Fire:  The Dragonet Prophecy. Another great choice made by our Readers and Eaters themselves, it’s sure to be […]

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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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