Kirkwood Library

Library News

  1. The New Castle County Libraries will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  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. Tellebration! What’s That?

    When: Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Members of the Wilmington Storytellers will share a fabulous collection of stories for the whole family. You won’t believe

  2. Castaways Knit and Crochet Group

    When: Monday, November 24, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library

    Bring an ongoing project or start a new one! Learn how to knit and crochet or share your talents with others. All levels.
    Adults/Tweens/Teens.

  3. Rhythm, Rhyme and Story Time

    When: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 12:30 AM - 1:30 AM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Food, Glorious, Food Stories and songs about lots and lots of scrumptious food! Ages 3+.






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.