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Improving Your Chances of Success with Your Business
April 30, 10:30 a.m.

What a potential entrepreneur should consider regarding a new business: the realities of entrepreneurship, assess your fit with the business and identifying the opportunities, risks, issues and rewards. Presented by SCORE volunteers.

Topics include:
- Realities of Entrepreneurship
- Assess Your Fit for Small Business
- Assess Small Business Fit for You
- Assessing the Opportunity: Risks, Issues, & Rewards

Please register at the library or by calling 302-645-2733.


Mark Your Calendars! Friends of the Library Book Sale, Sat, May 2, 9 - 3 PM

The Friends of the Library are holding a Book Sale for the general public on Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The Book Sale is free and all proceeds benefit the Library. The first floor “Booktique” features fine quality books starting at $3 and best sellers for $5. In the second floor meeting rooms there are hardback and trade paperbacks priced at $2 and paperbacks at $1, including a large selection of children’s books at great prices.

A Friends Members ONLY Preview Book Sale takes place on Friday, May 1, 2015 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Entrance to the Preview Night requires a current Friends membership. Join the Friends or renew your membership online, or pick up a membership form at the Library during business hours. Individuals also may become a Friends member the night of the Preview Sale.

**We need volunteers to set-up, run and clean up the Book Sale during the week of April 27 – May 1. Please consider helping out: Sign Up Here

Loopin' for the Library

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Benefits the New Library, bike raffle and t-shirts for all riders, limited free bike rentals available, sponsored by Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Ales

1st Annual Recreational Bike Ride
Along the Trails of Lewes, Cape Henlopen, and Rehoboth

May 31, 2015

Cape May-Lewes Ferry Terminal

  • Check-ins begin at 8 am
  • Adults $40 | Children (15/under) $20
  • Includes Lunch and Drink Ticket

Post Party 11am - 2pm

3 Trails

  • 4 mile Historical Lewes Loop
  • 4 mile Cape Henlopen Loop
  • 16 mile Grand Loop of Rehoboth & Lewes

For event details & registration go to Active.com.

For more information, call 302-644-0108 or email tcolegrove@horizonphilanthropic.com.


The Great Decisions Discussion Series Begins Thursday, April 2, 6 PM

The Library is partnering with Wilmington University to offer an 8-part Great Decisions discussion series. Beginning on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 6:00 PM.  Registration is required. Participants may register online or call the Library.

Please find more information & details here


Funding for this program was provided through a grant from the Delaware Humanities Forum with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this discussion series do not necessarily represent those of the DHF or the NEH. This program is also sponsored by the Friends of the Library.



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