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Meet Artist Daniel Dahlstrom

Wednesday, September 16th, 10:00am-noon. Join us as we welcome local landscape painter Daniel Dahlstrom. Dan is a Connecticut native, was raised in Essex, and worked in the family decorating business for many years; he currently resides in Chester. His work has been accepted into many local juried […]

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Knitters Club

Every Monday morning at 10:00am, starting on September 14th. Bring your projects, share tips, and maybe create something special for the holidays! Light refreshments served.

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Summer Book Sale

Saturday, August 8th, 9am-3pm at the library. Need some new reads for the hammock? Thinking about starting autumn projects or even squirreling away reading material for fall and winter? Whether you’re looking for fiction or non-fiction, hardcover or softcover, cookbooks or history books, this sale is guaranteed […]

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Please: NO MORE Book Donations!

Our storage is full, and we need time and room to sort! So please hold on to any remaining donations you may have until *after* our sale on Saturday, August 8th. (We will accept donations again beginning Monday, August 10th, during library open hours.) Many thanks, and […]

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Changes to Interlibrary Loan

Starting June 30th, the Connecticut State Library will shut down the statewide online interlibrary loan network (ReQuest), with a plan to implement a new online system in the fall. Killingworth patrons will still be able to obtain items through interlibrary loan during this downtime. You may submit […]

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Summer Reads Sale

Starting Saturday, June 13th – Check out our selection of paperbacks, beach reads, and great stories for traveling by plane, train, or automobile!

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Mobile Device Support

Every Saturday morning, from 10:00am-noon. “E”nnoyed by your e-Reader? Phrenzied over your phone? Does your laptop have you loopy? Stop by for in-person tech support with Nat Berman! Bring in your tech devices, and your questions, and let Nat help you out. No registration necessary.

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Library Garden Spring Spruce Up

Saturday, May 23rd, 9:00am-noon (rain date: May 30th). All hands needed to prune shrubs, rake leaves, edge beds, plant pachysandra, and divide plants. (Divided plants will be distributed to any workers who want them.) Bring: shovels, rakes, pruners, edgers, trash bags. Refreshments provided! Please contact Tammy at […]

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Pizza Delivery Night

Pizza Delivery Night – Saturday, May 16th, 5:00pm-8:00pm. Only a handful of times each year can you get hot, mouthwatering pizza, freshly-made subs, and super-healthy salads delivered right to your door and support the Killingworth Library at the same time! On Saturday, May 16th, the Killingworth Library […]

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Spring Booksale

Saturday, May 9th from 9:00am-3:00pm ~ at Killingworth Elementary School. Whether you’re looking for fiction or non-fiction, summer reads, children’s books, summer projects, DIY and gardening books, or books that might have special appeal for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day or graduation, the library’s next book sale is […]

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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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