Kirkwood Library

Library News

  1. The New Castle County Libraries will be closed on Tuesday, November 4 for Election Day.  Your library may be a polling place, but will not be open for business.  Please renew your items early to avoid confusion.
  1. New Castle County Reads!

    2015's book has been chosen. Get ready for The Last Days Of Ptolemy Grey by Walter Mosley. Watch this space for more information as it becomes available.

Upcoming Events

  1. Blue Hen Book Award - Last Day!

    When: Friday, October 31, 2014 - All Day
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Children's Room

    Cast your vote for your favorite book.

  2. Kirkwood Book Club

    When: Monday, November 03, 2014 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt

  3. Castaways Knit and Crochet Group

    When: Monday, November 03, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library

    Bring an ongoing project or start a new one! Learn how to knit and crochet or share your talents with others. All levels.
    Adults/Tweens/Teens.






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.