The New Castle County Public Libraries will be CLOSED on Monday, May 28 for the Memorial Day Holiday.
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 (PDF) or visit www.1000booksbeforekindergarten.org.
When: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Where: Bear Library at Computer Lab
- Must call in advance to register: 1-302-883-0420
When: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Bear Library at Meeting Room 2
Drop in for group activities including learning about quilting, hand sewing and stitchery skills, and other unique and enjoyable crafts...
When: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 6:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Bear Library at Storytime Room
Stories for family fun with an easy craft.
Groups of 5 or more must call ahead to register.
Register by calling the Kids Desk at...
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Bear Library opened in 1998 and immediately became the busiest library in the state of Delaware. It re-opened its doors in January 2013 after undergoing a multimillion-dollar, state-of-the-art renovation.
As the unofficial town center for the Bear community, our 25,000 square foot facility provides more than 135,000 items for loan including audio, video, magazines, e-books, databases, and print books. Additionally we offer library programs for all ages and interests, including ESL and GED programs, public access computers, study rooms, and meeting spaces for nonprofit community groups and organizations.