Elsmere Library

Eclipse Glasses

Total Eclipse 2017


August 21

Experience the eclipse at New Castle County Libraries. Check your local library for a list of programs. Please visit NASA's web site for eclipse safety information. Or view highlights of eclipse programs in New Castle County libraries.


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.



Upcoming Events
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  1. Maker Tech Mondays: Intro to Circuitry

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Teen Hangout

    Explore the world of electronics, and find out how to make things work!

  2. Titans Chess

    When: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area Small

    Come to the library and play chess. Learn new strategies and meet new opponents.

  3. Magformers

    When: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Elsmere Library at Meeting Area Small

    Use your imagination and build your own Magformers creations. We supply the tools,you bring the ideas. Ages 8+.

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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.