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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.



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  1. STORYBOOK SATURDAYS

    When: Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Children's Room 1

    Storyteller Terry Colonna will tell a variety of stories and then lead a make-and-take activity. Ages: 4—12. Children's Room

  2. Bizarre Ways That Architecture is Designed to Ward Off Ghosts

    When: Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Victorian Vanities shares how buildings have been designed to ward off ghosts in bizarre and interesting ways!

  3. Money School

    When: Monday, October 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Social Security: Your Questions Answered

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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.