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Hockessin Library

Thanks to your support, the Friends of the Hockessin Library raised over exceeded our goal of $500 and raised over $600 in Do More 24 Delaware!

The next book drop will be Saturday, April 13. Click here for more information and donation guidelines.

Hockessin Library

The Hockessin Public Library is open six days a week:

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday: 10 am to 9 pm
  • Friday and Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Sunday: 1 pm to 5 pm.
The library is closed on Thursdays.

More information about the library's hours and services is on:

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Upcoming events can be found on the Events page.

Hockessin Library
1023 Valley Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 239-5160

Join Us!

The Friends of the Hockessin Library support the services and
mission of the Hockessin Public Library.

Membership is available to all who
sharethe vision of advancing
the tradition of the library.

FOHL Donated Charles Parks Statues
Hockessin Room
Mission Statement
To promote public awareness of the Hockessin Library and its educational and recreational services. To assist the library in determining and responding to the needs of the greater Hockessin community.
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Reading Garden Watering
Volunteers Needed
  Would you like to spend a quiet hour in the Library Reading Garden helping to keep it looking beautiful with very little effort?

The Friends of the Hockessin Library need your help to water the Garden once a week from July through September.

Choose your week(s) and day and provide your contact information at

A Board member will be in touch with you to explain where to find the hose and how to use the water key.
Reading Garden donated by the FOHL
Reading Garden donated by the FOHL

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