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CT 169 Club Talk and Book Signing 10/15

Tuesday, October 15, 7:00 pm.  Join us at the Killingworth Firehouse as Marty Podskoch introduces his new, interactive title: Connecticut 169 Club. This new travel book encourages travelers to visit all of the towns and villages of our beautiful and unique state. Marty created Connecticut 169 to […]

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Introduction to Mah Jongg: Oct 5, 12, 19

Mahjong is a tile-based game that was developed in China during the Qing dynasty and has spread throughout the world since the early 20th century. It is commonly played by four players. Similar to the Western card game rummy, Mahjong is a game of skill, strategy, and […]

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Try Out Moving Meditation Sept 5 and Sept 12

Stop by the library and join library volunteer Teri Wojcik as she leads two sessions on the basics of moving meditation: THURSDAY EVENINGS 6:30 – 7:00 PM SEPTEMBER 5 SEPTEMBER 12 The program is free but attendance is limited to 10.  Sessions will be held in the […]

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Congratulations to Our Summer Reading Challenge winners!

The 3 winning tickets were drawn 09/04/19! Each won a gift certificate to a local business. Congratulations to Maxine, Carol, and Linda!  Happy reading, puzzling, listening and viewing to all of our wonderful patrons!  

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Library Cats!

This month’s display case features kitties of all shapes and sizes! Many thanks to the Campbells for sharing their collection!

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Come Bird Walk With Us at Parmelee Farm on June 12

Wednesday, June 12.  Meet at the Pavilion at Parmelee Farm at 6:15pm. Frank Gallo, author of Birding in Connecticut, will lead this bird walk and will offer his books for signing and sale. Limited to 30 participants, please sign up with the library:  860-663-2000 Rain date is […]

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Sheep Make Good Neigh-baas!

Our April display case features a whimsical tribute to sheep in all their woolly wonderfulness! This lovely display is courtesy of  library volunteer Wendy Welter. Stop by and share a smile with us (and pick up a book and movie while you’re here!).

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Earth Day Fest 2019 is Coming – Buy Your Tickets Now!

Mark your calendars! Earth Day Fest 2019 will take place on Saturday, April 27 from 11 am – 3 pm at Chatfield Hollow Farm, 10 Firetower Road, Killingworth, CT.  If you missed the music, fun and food at last year’s event, don’t let another one slip by […]

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Buttons!

Our March display case is filled with a glorious assortment of buttons, many of them antique, courtesy of the Nutmeg Button Club.  You will also find all sorts of interesting information about the history of buttons, including a “button timeline.” They button club has generously provided us […]

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Coming Soon – Our updated book sale area

Thanks to funding from the Community Foundation of Middlesex County and the hard work of our library volunteers, the book sale area of our library will be taking on a whole new look, with bookshelves instead of tables with card board boxes. Work has begun, and we […]

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Library Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday:
10:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Tuesday, Thursday: 10 A.M. - 8 P.M.
Saturday: 10 A.M. - 4:30 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
mail@killingworthlibrary.org

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