Kirkwood Library

Library News

  1. The New Castle County Public Libraries will be CLOSED  on Friday, December 22, Sunday, December 24, and Monday, December 25 for the Christmas holidays.

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

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1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

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  1. Toddler Tales - Pre-registration Required

    When: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Stories and action rhymes for toddlers and their primary caregivers. Dates and times will be given upon registration.

  2. Toddler Tales - Pre-registration Required

    When: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:45 AM - 11:05 AM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Stories and action rhymes for toddlers and their primary caregivers. Dates and times will be given upon registration.

  3. B.R.I.G.H.T. Peer Study, Tutoring, and Mentoring Group

    When: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Nook

    Teens helping teens homework study group meeting every 2nd & 4th Wednesday evening from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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Kirkwood Library has been serving the community since 1968. In 2008, the original library was demolished and construction was begun on the current building. The new library opened to the public in August 2009.