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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Board of Commissioner Positions Available

Saturday, May 20, 2017 9:47 AM

The Delmar Public Library Commission is seeking a new Delaware Commission Member, and an Honorary Maryland Representative.  Find out more about this opportunity to be part of the Library's leadership here.

Quarter Auction Fundraiser

Monday, May 8, 2017 8:23 AM

Join us for an evening of fun and great prizes to raise funds for the building fund!

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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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Dine Out at Five Guys for Delmar Library

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 12:34 PM

Join us on Thursday, May 4 from 5 to 8 pm at Five Guys on North Salisbury Boulevard for a fundraiser.  Present this flyer to the cashier, and 20% of the sale will to donated to the Delmar Public Library.

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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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Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 6:01 AM

Join us for a Spaghetti Dinner on Sunday, April 30 at the Delmar VFW. Each $10 ticket includes spaghetti, green beans, garlic bread and beverages. Tickets sold in advance only, so get yours at the library today!

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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.