Library Hours

In the interest of public health and in accordance with Delaware Governor Carney’s Stay-At-Home Order, the Lewes Public Library is closed beginning Monday, March 23 until further notice. The Friends Shop inside the library also is closed until further notice.

We are providing limited services at this time. Available Library Services


In person browsing & computer appointments available:

Mon & Wed: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tues & Thurs: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Appointments required.

Lobby pick up hours:

Mon/Wed/Fri: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Tues/Thurs: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Curbside pick up by appointment.


2020 Holiday Schedule – Library and Friends Shop Closures

New Year’s Day – Wednesday, January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Monday, January 20

Presidents’ Day – Monday, February 17

Good Friday – Friday, April 10

Easter Saturday – Saturday, April 11

Memorial Day – Monday, May 25

Independence Day – Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4

Labor Day – Monday, September 7

Columbus Day – Monday, October 12

Veterans’ Day (observed) – Wednesday, November 11

Wednesday before Thanksgiving – Wednesday, November 25 (Library closing at 5:00PM)

Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 26

Day after Thanksgiving – Friday, November 27

Christmas Eve – Thursday, December 24

Christmas – Friday, December 25

New Year’s Eve – Thursday, December 31 (Library closing at 5:00PM)

New Year’s Day – Friday, January 1, 2021