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Delaware Libraries Launch 2018 Statewide Summer Library Challenge

Delaware Libraries | Featured Posts | 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 […]




Pilot Program Will Connect Library Patrons to State Services

Delaware Health and Social Services | Delaware Libraries | Department of Labor | Department of State | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Delaware state social workers have begun providing assistance at libraries in all three counties under a pilot program launched by the Delaware Division of Libraries and the Department of Health and Social Services. Two social workers from the Division of Social Services’ Community Partner Support Unit are now available once per week for three hours […]




2018 Teen Video Challenge

Delaware Libraries | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 27, 2017

        The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) and the Delaware Division of Libraries (DDL) invite teens to participate in the 2018 Teen Video Challenge. Teens can create a 30 to 90 second video with their unique interpretation of the 2018 slogan Libraries Rock! This is an opportunity for teens to display their […]







  Category: Delaware Libraries


Delaware Libraries Launch 2018 Statewide Summer Library Challenge

Delaware Libraries | Featured Posts | 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 […]




Pilot Program Will Connect Library Patrons to State Services

Delaware Health and Social Services | Delaware Libraries | Department of Labor | Department of State | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Delaware state social workers have begun providing assistance at libraries in all three counties under a pilot program launched by the Delaware Division of Libraries and the Department of Health and Social Services. Two social workers from the Division of Social Services’ Community Partner Support Unit are now available once per week for three hours […]




2018 Teen Video Challenge

Delaware Libraries | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 27, 2017

        The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) and the Delaware Division of Libraries (DDL) invite teens to participate in the 2018 Teen Video Challenge. Teens can create a 30 to 90 second video with their unique interpretation of the 2018 slogan Libraries Rock! This is an opportunity for teens to display their […]