Archive for the General Announcements Category

Celebrate the 11th Annual Take Your Child to the Library Day with Killingworth Library! 

Take Your Child to the Library Day (TYCLD) is an international initiative that encourages families everywhere to take their children to their local library. Launched in 2011 right here in Connecticut by librarians Nadine Lipman (Waterford Public Library, retired) and Caitlin Augusta (Stratford Library) with artist Nancy […]

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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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Special thanks to Shelly Cumpstone and Winterberry Farm for donating the gorgeous wreaths on our front doors!

What a wonderful way to brighten these cold winter days!  Please remember to support our local businesses!

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The Library Will Be Closed on Monday, 01/17/22

Killingworth Library will be closed on January 17 in recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Our December Display Case: Sandy Smith Returns!

Noted Killingworth artist, Sandy Smith, has filled our December display case with more lovely paintings, all for sale! Each one is unique, and would make a wonderful gift for that special someone.  Don’t delay, these patron favorites are sure to go fast!

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Our November Display Case: Small Works and Little Gems

Works by local artist Gloria Nilsson are featured in November’s display case.  Her jewelry and accessories are always a favorite with our patrons, and a wonderful way to start to holiday shopping! Please contact Gloria Nilsson at 203-410-5043 or for purchase information, or to learn more about her […]

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The Library’s Thanksgiving Hours

Killingworth Library will be closing at 4:30 pm on Wednesday, 11/24  and closed all day on Thursday, 11/25  to allow our volunteers and staff to spend time with their families. Have a safe and wonderful Holiday! The Library will be open from 9 – 6 pm on […]

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The Library is Open for Veteran’s Day 11/11/21

The Killingworth Library will be open for both curbside service and in person browsing from 9 am – 6:00 pm on 11/11/21

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Overdrive Now Offers Magazines!

Overdrive is now offering magazines through their app, Libby. There are hundreds of magazines on a variety of subjects available for patrons to borrow digitally. So, check out what Libby has to offer today!

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Want To Browse the Newest Additions To Our Collection?

Want to browse the newest additions to our collection from the comfort of your home? Just select “Browse our new additions” under Materials and Services. Our Wowbrary Newsletter comes out every Wednesday!   OR  just click on the link below: KLA Wowbrary The Wowbrary Newsletter signup link is […]

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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


Contact Us

Killingworth Library Association
301 Route 81 (shipping)
P.O. Box 725 (mail)
Killingworth, CT 06419
(860) 663-2000

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