Newark Free 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. Make New Bookmarks

    The Classic Catalog is being phased out and will become unavailable soon.  If you haven't already, please check out our upgraded catalog and bookmark it for future reference.

Upcoming Events

  1. Family Fun Night: “Great Big Spooky Faces” with Paul Merklein

    When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Newark Free Library at Meeting Room (1&2)

    Try to guess the spooky Halloween characters that cartoonist Paul Merklein is drawing. Children are invited to come to the...

  2. Blue Hen Storytime

    When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Newark Free Library at Storytime Room

    Stories and A fun craft for kids. Ages 4-10. Presented by the University of Delaware chapter of SAEYC.

  3. Scary Short Story Writing Workshop (Teen only)

    When: Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Newark Free Library at Meeting Room (1&2)

    Get tips on how to craft a spine-tingling spooky short story in this 2-hour workshop. Then share the story with your best...







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.