Newcastle Public Library will be closed Saturday and Sunday, August 27 and 28th, to complete parking lot resurfacing. We plan to resume normal hours of operation on Monday, August 29th.
Know a new parent who wants to impart the joy of reading to their new addition?
Have a book discussion group and want the next great read to discuss?
Want to start a business but need to develop your leadership skills?
Your hometown Pioneer Library offers a variety of services beyond the 'traditional' in our brick and mortar buildings. We have the professionals and resources available to get you on your way.
Select one of the following Special Services to learn more:
Adult Literacy Services - English as a Second Language and Adult Leaners
Business Services - Assistance with developing a business plan, learning how to use our free resources for entrepeuners and more
Growing Like a Read - An early literacy program designed by professional at the library. Geared for children birth - 4 years of age.
Home Services - No matter your age, if you live in our service area and are unable to visit our libraries in person, we can get books to you at no charge.
Interlibrary Loan - Just because we do not have a book or journal in the library or online does not mean it is off limits. You can request we borrow it from another library.
The Pioneer Library System makes holding a book discussion as easy as checking out a kit! All you have to do is gather the friends . . . and open the book. We do the all the rest for you!
PLS maintains Book Discussion Kits that have everything you need to have a successful group reading experience. Each kit contains 10-12 copies of the listed book, bookmarks, a manual containing discussion questions, reviews, articles about the book, and information about the author. Each kit can be checked out for 6 weeks.