New Castle Public Library

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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. THURSDAY NIGHT @ THE MOVIES

    When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 6:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Where: New Castle Public Library

    “Hidden Figures” will be shown. Registration required.

  2. Adult Coloring

    When: Friday, August 25, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: New Castle Public Library

    Join us for a relaxing hour of coloring, the latest artistic trend for adults. Bring your own supplies or use ours!

  3. Job Center

    When: Monday, August 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where: New Castle Public Library

    Professional help to find jobs, prepare resumes, prepare for job interviews, and using the computer to help you.
    Library: New Castle...

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New Castle Public Library began as a subscription library in 1812. In 1965 it moved from its location on 3rd Street (which is now a museum) to its current location on Delaware Street. The building reopened in 2010 after renovations and expansion were completed to meet the growing needs of the community.

The library offers audio, video, magazines, e-books, databases and print materials for all ages. A specialized collection of New Castle history is also available for use within the library. Library programs are offered for all ages and interests, including ESL, GED in Spanish, First Friday Lego Club and Teen’s Game-on. Public access computers, wireless access, and meeting space are available as well.

The library is supported by the enthusiastic New Castle Library Friends who plan fundraisers and an annual book sale.