Archive for the General Announcements Category

No Library Card? You Can Use RB Digital to Access e-Books/e-Audio

The Connecticut State Library has worked with RB Digital to provide Easy Access to RB Digital – No Library Card Required! Students and patrons can visit RBDigital and select  the register option on the right side of the page and follow these simple steps. Create a user name and password […]

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All Ages Audio Books – No Library Card Needed!

From now until August 31, 2020 you can borrow audio books without a library card, courtesy of TumbleBooks. You can read as many books as you want, when you want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly. To […]

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Where Oh Where Is This Bear?

Have you heard about the International Teddy Bear Scavenger Hunt? Check out the story here: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1565789020239445 Then keep your eyes open around town for the Killingworth Library Bear  (and his little brother, who is in the attached photo) can you guess where he is? – you never […]

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Used up all your monthly Hoopla borrows? Take a look at these special “bonus borrows”

In order to provide relief to Libraries and to provide more content to Patrons during this difficult time of sheltering at home, Hoopla has created the  hoopla Bonus Borrows Collection with more than 1,100 top titles and hoopla favorites. Free! HOW DOES IT WORK? When a patron […]

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Corona Virus in CT

The latest information on corona virus in CT can be found here: https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus

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Looking for a New Book? Join an E-Book Club

March 23 – April 13, 2020. Introducing an e-book club with NO WAIT LIST.   This is part of a national initiative called the “Big Library Read” and is being offered to libraries nationwide by the parent company of our Libby app, Overdrive. The title is: Funny, you […]

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Stay Informed: Visit the CDC site

For the latest information on the Corona virus, please visit the CDC site here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html  

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Join Us for “Second Thursday Book Chat”

Thursday, March 12, 6:30 – 7:30 pm at Killingworth Library. Love talking about books but don’t want to be told what to read? Come join us for our newest monthly book program, “Book Chat” where we will share insights and recommendations over tea and light refreshments. Participants […]

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Plant a Seed Day 03/19/20

March 19, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Plant a Seed Day at Killingworth Library More than ever before our food system relies on processed food, junk food, and fast food – YUCK! Come to Killingworth Library and meet the experts from Parmelee Farm’s Shared Harvest Garden […]

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In Honor of Dr. Seuss’ Birthday – Monday, 3/2/20

The first 15 families to visit the Killingworth library will receive a free special edition copy of  “Gerald McBoing Boing” based on the Academy Award-winning motion picture by Dr. Seuss (1 book per family please).  The gift of these books was made possible through the joint effort […]

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Library Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday:
9 A.M. - 6 P.M.
Tuesday, Thursday: 10 A.M. - 8 P.M.
Saturday: 9 A.M. - 2 P.M.
Sunday: Closed

 

Contact Us

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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