Elsmere Library

Library News

  1. The New Castle County Public Libraries will be CLOSED  on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 for the Thanksgiving holidays.

    Please be sure to renew your items early to avoid issues.

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

New Castle County Libraries invite you to participate in this free program which encourages you to read 1,000 books with your child before he or she begins kindergarten. For more information, check out what New Castle County Libraries have to offer or visit www.1000booksbeforekindergarten.org.



Upcoming Events
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  1. Maker Monday

    When: Monday, November 20, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Teen Hangout

    Join the Maker Movement. get creative and build something great. Registration required.

  2. Tech Maven - By Appointment

    When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Miscellaneous

    Individual Computer help and instruction.
    Basic computer help.
    Email and file navigation.
    Audiobooks and eBooks.

  3. Turkey Tangle

    When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library

    Celebrate with us!
    Movie - Crafts - Snacks - FUN!
    Open to all ages!

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Elsmere Library is located in the heart of the community, sharing space with the City of Elsmere and the Elsmere Senior Center. The library offers a variety of materials and services including free computer classes and tax preparation; and also provides a variety of programs for all ages.