Archive for the General Announcements Category

“With These Two Hands” – I Pledge to Do an Act of Kindness

The “With These Two Hands” pledge program continues through August! participants of any age pledge to do a kind deed, then submit the form with their contact information to be eligible for a monthly drawing (May – August) to win a book of their choice, gift certificates […]

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Our March Display Case

Features a collection of lovely buttons owned by our local Nutmeg Button Club. For your viewing enjoyment only – these are not for sale. The Nutmeg Button Club meets the second Thursday of the month at the Killingworth Library. Check out the links below to learn more: […]

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Join the Hunt! Killingworth Library Book Cover Scavenger Hunt Is Underway March 1 – 31

Help us say goodbye to winter and celebrate spring with a scavenger hunt! Your challenge: visit 8 locations in town and look for the 8 ½ X 11 inch “Killingworth Library Scavenger Hunt” sign (there are 7 “on site” and one online location). Each location will have […]

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Our February Display Case

Features a collection of lovely antique tea cups owned by library volunteer Isabelle Chen. For your viewing enjoyment only – these are not for sale.

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The Library Will Be OPEN on Presidents Day: 2/21/22

The Killingworth Library will be open Presidents Day for both curbside service and in person browsing from 9 am – 6:00 pm on 2/21/22

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Herbert Hoover In a New Light – 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 8 – Zoom Presentation

Join us for this fascinating presentation by Phil Devlin! When liberal Democratic Senator Robert F. Kennedy appeared on the Dick Cavett show in the spring of 1968, Cavett asked him to name the man he most admired in American history. After pausing a few seconds, RFK looked […]

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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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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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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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