Elsmere Library

Summer Reading Challenge 2017 Has Begun!
For everyone from newborns to adults

June 1 - August 12

Visit your local New Castle County Library or go to https://nccde.beanstack.org to sign up.


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. LEGO Stories

    When: Monday, July 24, 2017 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area

    Listen to a story, then work together in groups to build your version of it. All materials provided.

  2. Hooked on Books

    When: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area

    Laugh at Mark Lohr's hilarious escapades and discover that reading is a way to gain new skills, go new places and experience more...

  3. Titans Chess

    When: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area Small

    Come to the library and play chess. Learn new strategies and meet new opponents.

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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.