Library News

Progress Continues!

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:52 PM

The construction crew has been busy working on the new library, as you can see from this interior view.  Take a look at all of the construction photos here.

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Building Construction Begins!

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 12:33 PM

Construction has begun on the Library's new building! Check our Building News page frequently to see the progress.  

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Date Set for New Building Construction to Begin

Saturday, April 8, 2017 5:49 AM

The Library is excited to announce that construction of the new building is scheduled to begin April 17, with a significant completion date of February 11. A pre-construction meeting was held on April 7 with Richard Y. Johnson and Son, and was attended by representatives from Becker Morgan Group, USDA, NCALL, Gipe Associates, and MacIntosh Electric, along with John Phillos of DDL, Brandon Fletcher, Delmar Public Library Commission President Beverly Wilson, Director Susan Upole and Assistant Director Jessica Webb.

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National Library Week, April 9 to 15

Thursday, March 30, 2017 7:39 AM

Today’s libraries are transforming.  For education, jobs or lifelong learning, the resources at your library can transform your life. Each year since 1958, communities have been celebrating all that libraries offer during National Library Week.  This year it will take place April 9 through 15.  


Join us for a fundraiser at Chipotle!

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 5:48 AM
Join us on Monday, April 3 from 3 to 9 pm at Chipotle on North Salisbury Boulevard.  Just present this flyer to the cashier and Chipotle will donate 50% of the proceeds to support the Delmar Public Library's capital campaign.  See you there!
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Monthly Board Meeting on March 28

Monday, March 27, 2017 11:34 AM

On Tuesday, March 28 at 7 pm, the Delmar Public Library will hold its monthly meeting of the Board of Commissioners.  Click the title above to view the agenda.

Coffee (and Cookies) with a Cop

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 1:17 AM

Coffee (and Cookies) with a Cop on Friday, March 31 at 10 am will give Delmar residents a chance to chat informally with one of the officers of the Delmar Police Department.  Worried about drug use in Delmar?  Wondering when the new K-9 member of the department will arrive?  What do officers do at night while on the job?  Whatever your question, join us for a chat.  All ages are welcome.


Build Your World with Legos!

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 1:20 PM

Lego Build It!  The Delmar Public Library has 10,000 Lego bricks and we want you to build.  Join us on Wednesday, March 22, from 3-5 pm for a chance to make something awesome.  Elementary, middle and high school students are welcome to drop in and build.


Join the Madhatters Knit & Crochet Group

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 8:55 AM

KC Madhatters will meet on Tuesday, March 21 at 6:30pm.  Members knit, crochet, or work on other fabric-related projects for PRMC and other organizations throughout the year.  Beginners are welcome. Share your latest project or learn new stitches from others.


Help Us Preserve Library State Funding

Friday, March 3, 2017 11:58 AM

Help us preserve library state funding!  It provides computer and wireless access, books, DVDs, audiobooks, staffing, and programs for adults and children.  You can help by letting your legislators know that libraries matter.  Click on the title above for more information and sample letters.