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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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  1. JAVA Programming

    When: Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Newark Free Library at Bookends Room

    Registration required. Space is Limited.

  2. 10 Tricks to a Successful Job Search

    When: Monday, March 19, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Newark Free Library

    Learn 10 helpful tricks to get your job search on track. Attend this free Inspiration Space session to get an insider view on what you should be...

  3. Walk In Assistance

    When: Monday, March 19, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Where: Newark Free Library at Bookends Room

    Visit the Inspiration Space Open Lab to get help on job applications, writing a resume practice interviews, starting or expanding a...

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Pages Vol. 2

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 2, which was published in February 2017. Volume 3 will be released soon!

Forty-six entries were chosen for the magazine. Take a look and enjoy the creative talent of our youngest writers and artists!

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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.