Kirkwood Library

Library News

  1. The New Castle County Libraries will be CLOSED on Friday, April 3 and Sunday, April 5 for the Good Friday and Easter holidays; we will be open on Saturday, April 4. Please renew your items early to avoid confusion.

  1. What's All This Talk About Bucket Lists?

    When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Related to New Castle County Reads 2015, this program explains how to create and achieve a bucket list of achievable wishes. ...

  2. AARP Tax Preparation

    When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Great Reading Room

    By appointment only. Make appointment in person or call 302-995-7663.

  3. PAWS for Reading

    When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Read for 15 minutes to a PAWS therapy dog. Ages 5 and up. Readers must be able to read on their own. Register at Children's...






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.