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DPH, United Way and Delaware Division of Libraries to Host Free Books, Balls and Blocks Event for Children

Delaware Health and Social Services | Delaware Libraries | Division of Public Health | News | Date Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018

The Division of Public Health (DPH) invites parents with children from birth to 5 years old to participate in its first Books, Balls and Blocks event, which will take place from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Saturday, October 13, at the Route 9 Library and Innovation Center in New Castle, Delaware.




Delaware Libraries Launch Library Cards for Children

Delaware Libraries | Featured Posts | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Wednesday, August 29, 2018

It’s never too early to read or be read to. And to help build the reading, learning, and library habit, Delaware’s First Lady, Tracey Quillen Carney, announced the My First Delaware Library Card and the kids Super Library Card this summer. These new library cards target babies, toddlers, and preschoolers (birth to 5 years old) […]




Delaware Libraries Launch 2018 Statewide Summer Library Challenge

Delaware Libraries | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Delaware’s First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney will kick off the statewide 2018 Summer Library Challenge, Libraries Rock, this week at public libraries in all three counties. She will be joined by special guests Turtle Dance Music, an autism/sensory-friendly performance group. The kick-off events are: 11:00 a.m. Friday, June 15 at the Route 9 Library; 10:30 […]




Celebrate National Library Week April 8-14

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(Dover, DE) – This week, Delaware joins libraries nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries enrich their communities through the transformative services and expertise they offer. April 8-14, 2018 is National Library Week, the annual celebration of the life-changing work of libraries, librarians, and library workers. People of all ages can collaborate, try out new […]




Governor Carney Recognizes State Social Workers

Delaware Health and Social Services | Delaware Libraries | Department of State | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, March 1, 2018

Governor signs proclamation marking March as Social Work Month WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Thursday recognized the role of Delaware’s social workers as he signed a proclamation marking Social Work Month. The Governor signed the proclamation during an event at the Wilmington Public Library, one of seven libraries statewide where since January social […]







  Category: Delaware Libraries


DPH, United Way and Delaware Division of Libraries to Host Free Books, Balls and Blocks Event for Children

Delaware Health and Social Services | Delaware Libraries | Division of Public Health | News | Date Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018

The Division of Public Health (DPH) invites parents with children from birth to 5 years old to participate in its first Books, Balls and Blocks event, which will take place from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Saturday, October 13, at the Route 9 Library and Innovation Center in New Castle, Delaware.




Delaware Libraries Launch Library Cards for Children

Delaware Libraries | Featured Posts | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Wednesday, August 29, 2018

It’s never too early to read or be read to. And to help build the reading, learning, and library habit, Delaware’s First Lady, Tracey Quillen Carney, announced the My First Delaware Library Card and the kids Super Library Card this summer. These new library cards target babies, toddlers, and preschoolers (birth to 5 years old) […]




Delaware Libraries Launch 2018 Statewide Summer Library Challenge

Delaware Libraries | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Delaware’s First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney will kick off the statewide 2018 Summer Library Challenge, Libraries Rock, this week at public libraries in all three counties. She will be joined by special guests Turtle Dance Music, an autism/sensory-friendly performance group. The kick-off events are: 11:00 a.m. Friday, June 15 at the Route 9 Library; 10:30 […]




Celebrate National Library Week April 8-14

Delaware Libraries | Department of State | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(Dover, DE) – This week, Delaware joins libraries nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries enrich their communities through the transformative services and expertise they offer. April 8-14, 2018 is National Library Week, the annual celebration of the life-changing work of libraries, librarians, and library workers. People of all ages can collaborate, try out new […]




Governor Carney Recognizes State Social Workers

Delaware Health and Social Services | Delaware Libraries | Department of State | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, March 1, 2018

Governor signs proclamation marking March as Social Work Month WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Thursday recognized the role of Delaware’s social workers as he signed a proclamation marking Social Work Month. The Governor signed the proclamation during an event at the Wilmington Public Library, one of seven libraries statewide where since January social […]