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Killingworth Volunteer Fire Company’s Fire Prevention Month Display

The library thanks James McDonald of the Killingworth Volunteer Fire Company for providing an informative display for the month of October: Fire Prevention! Learn more about fire hazards and safety at home, at school, while traveling, and during the holidays ~ the importance of smoke detectors ~ […]

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Tree of Life Craft for Tweens and Teens

Thursday, December 2, from 6 – 7 pm in the library conference room. Vaccinated tweens and teens are invited to create their own Tree of Life ornament… plus an extra as a gift for a loved one. We’ll provide the bracelets, wire, beads, and crafting tools. You […]

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Teen Book Club October Selection

Our Teen Book Club continues for the fall! Join us on October 27 from 6:00-7:00pm as we discuss the graphic novel Estranged by Ethan M. Aldridge. The club will meet inside the library. We are currently limiting attendance to six vaccinated participants. Food and beverages will be […]

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Tween Book Club October Selection

Our Tween Book Club continues for the fall! Join us on October 20 from 6:00-7:00pm as we discuss the graphic novel Zita the Space Girl (book one) by Ben Hatke. The club will meet inside the library. We are currently limiting attendance to four participants, and masks […]

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Researching Your Family Tree? We Can Help!

The Killingworth Library now offers in-house access to The Scholar, a research platform provided by the Godfrey Memorial Library in Middletown. Godfrey is an independent, non-profit library specializing in genealogy, family history, and local history. The Scholar database places their exclusive online resources at your fingertips! Contents […]

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Adults and Teens – Time to turn in your Summer Reading Book Bingo Sheets!

Just complete 5 squares in a row and BINGO! Complete as many squares as you want, then turn in your sheet at the library’s circulation desk by the end of August for a chance at a prize!

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Make a Permanent Bouquet With Our Take and Make Craft!

We have a few left! Grab one of our take and make craft kits and present her with a bouquet of flowers that don’t require any sun or water. The number of kits is limited, so please be sure to register for a kit through our online […]

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Baseball and Michelangelo: How Winning a Baseball World Championship in 1965 Led To a Lifelong Obsession with Michelangelo by Phil Devlin

Tuesday, May 4, 7:00 pm (Zoom). Presented by popular local speaker Phil Devlin, this presentation begins with a visit to the New York World’s Fair in 1965 and then examines several of “Michelangelo’s” works: the Pieta, the statue of David, the Sistine Chapel, the statue of Moses, and his […]

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What is Implicit Bias? Join the Discussion 4/28/21 at 7 pm

This is a virtual program.  Join us for one hour to learn how we, as community members, parents, students and caregivers can begin to recognize and learn from our own implicit bias.  Inclusive Education Activist, Elijah Manning, will lead this guided online discussion. The Killingworth Library is […]

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Hoopla Quota Increased Through June – Thank You Peach Pit Foundation!!

Attention Hoopla users:  The generous gift from the Peach Pit Foundation has allowed us to continue offering our increased checkout quota! Your monthly quota of Hoopla checkouts will remain at 6 through June! You can download any combination of 6 items ~ eBooks, eAudios, movies, TV shows, […]

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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
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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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