Archive for the General Announcements Category

Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest: July 6, July 8, July 11, from 10:30 am – Noon

Join us for our kickoff event for summer!  This event is open to all ages!   Grab some chalk from the library’s stash and create a masterpiece on the library’s sidewalk for all to enjoy! This will take place over 3 days to maintain social distancing Photos will […]

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Want To Browse the Newest Additions To Our Collection?

Introducing WowBrary! This newest library feature lets you browse colorful widgets of our latest acquisitions, and links directly to the card catalog for easy requests! WowBrary also offers a weekly newsletter, with reviews of the featured new items ~ you can even customize it to show your […]

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August 17 Golf Tournament Cancelled

Killingworth Library Cancels Fundraiser Golf Tournament It is with much regret that the Killingworth Library must cancel their largest fundraiser of the year, The John P. Hine, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament, that was scheduled for August 17th, 2020 due to COVID-19.  We hope to see you all […]

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Need to return items? Just put them in the bookdrop!

Staff will not be accepting returned items in person during curbside service. All items returned will be placed in quarantine for 4 days before being checked in and made available to patrons for checkout.  All fines are waived until further notice – your health and safety is […]

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Migration Madness

It’s that time of year where opportunities to connect with nature abound! Check out this wonderful article by Jim Sirch, who is an Education Coordinator for the Yale Peabody Museum, and a UConn Master Gardener. Then go outside and enjoy (and bring binoculars!) Migration Madness

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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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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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Where Oh Where Is This Bear?

Have you heard about the International Teddy Bear Scavenger Hunt? Check out the story here: 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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Corona Virus in CT

The latest information on corona virus in CT can be found here:

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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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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


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

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