Garfield Park Lending Library


Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

will be the last day for the following library services at Garfield Park Library and Recreation Center:

  • Check in and Check out of library materials (including library holds)
  • Public Computer Lab Use (including Printing, Faxing, Scanning and Wireless Internet)
Special library programs will be held at Garfield Park Recreation Center in July and August. Please call 302-571-4004 for dates and times.

We look forward to seeing you at the new Route 9 Library and Innovation Center; opening Fall 2017!

Eclipse Glasses

Total Eclipse 2017

August 21

Experience the eclipse at New Castle County Libraries. Check your local library for a list of programs. Please visit NASA's web site for eclipse safety information. Or view highlights of eclipse programs in New Castle County libraries.

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

Upcoming Events
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  1. Solar Eclipse Party

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 1:10 PM - 3:40 PM
    Where: Route 9 Library

    Garfield Park’s Astronomy Club
    The Astronomy Club will hold a solar eclipse party. Patrons will be able to safely observe what has been called the...


    When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Route 9 Library

    Engage in our monthly book discussion group. New members always welcome. Stop by the Circulation Desk for a copy of the book, or call (302) 571-7312...


    When: Monday, August 28, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Route 9 Library

    NASA Solar System Ambassador and lifelong Maker, Terence Blanch leads a series of constructive programs with exploration in aviation, rocketry,...

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The Garfield Park Lending Library has been serving the community since 2008. It is located in the Garfield PAL building and shares space with the New Castle County Community Recreation Center. A collection of books and DVDs are available for checkout and a public computer lab is open for use by library cardholders. The Library and Recreation Center both offer various educational and recreational programs for children and adults.