Elsmere Library

Library News

  1. The New Castle County Libraries will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  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. Storybook Parties

    When: Monday, December 01, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area

    Terry Colonna, storyteller extraordinaire, presents a fun and engaging program based on her vast collection of children's stories....

  2. Procrastinators Please

    When: Thursday, December 04, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area

    Have a big “to do” list? Have some small projects that can be done by hand? Join us and bring your projects--sewing, jewelry...

  3. PAWS for Reading

    When: Thursday, December 04, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Children's Nook

    Read aloud to a furry, friendly therapy companion to help inspire a love of reading. Sign up for individual time slots; children...






Elsmere Library is located in the heart of the community, sharing space with the City of Elsmere and the Elsmere Senior Center. The library offers a variety of materials and services including free computer classes and tax preparation; and also provides a variety of programs for all ages.