Kirkwood Library

Library News

  1. The New Castle County Libraries will be closed on Monday, October 13 for Columbus Day.  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. PAWS for Reading

    When: Wednesday, October 01, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Read for 15 minutes to a PAWS therapy dog. Ages 5 and up. Readers must be able to read on their own. Register at Children's...

  2. Book Babies

    When: Thursday, October 02, 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.

  3. STORYBOOK SATURDAYS

    When: Saturday, October 04, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Children's Room

    Ghosties on Toasties; Storyteller Terry Colonna will tell a variety of stories and then lead a make-and-take activity. Ages: ...






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.