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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

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    When: Thursday, April 19, 2018 - All Day
    Where: Newark Free Library at Meeting Room (1&2)

    Newark Free Library is Closed on every Thursday.

  2. Jitterbugs Music & Movement

    When: Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Newark Free Library at Meeting Room (1&2)

    During the story times children will listen to stories and participate in movement activities such as singing, dancing, and...

  3. Adult Coloring (5pm-8pm)

    When: Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Newark Free Library at Storytime Room

    Adult Coloring.

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Pages Vol. 3

Kids ages 4 - 12!

The Newark Free Library presents PAGES, an annual literary and arts magazine, by kids and for kids. Children aged 4 – 12 contributed stories, poems, essays, jokes and hand-drawn art to be considered for PAGES. Volume 3 was published in February 2018. Congratulations to all of our contributors.

Click here to enjoy the creative talent of our youngest writers and artists!

You can also take a look at Volume 2, published in February 2017.

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The Newark Free Library offers an outstanding array of services to the community, including print and non-print materials; Internet computers and wireless access; and vibrant programs for all ages.