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. Book Babies

    When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Mother Goose rhymes, stories, music, and playtime for infants and toddlers, ages 0-18 months.

  2. 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.

  3. 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






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.