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Online Databases for Homework Help August 26, 2014 by Mary Jane Santos With school back in session, this is a good time to remind students of all ages the Delaware County District Library has dozens of online databases available to help you with your homework and research...
Artwork at Powell through August 28 August 6, 2014 by Mr George A partnership between Liberty Tree Elementary and the Powell Branch Library has produced a beautify art display throughout the entire Library containing works from talented students. The artwork will be...
Concise Campout July 28, 2014 by Miss Laurie It was a beautiful day to camp in Ostrander on July 17. The summer Book Bunch kids participated in a one-hour camp out. They learned about solar heat and made s’mores in a solar oven, heard stories around...
Gooey & Gross! July 21, 2014 by Miss Jenny Last week at the Powell Branch, we got our hands dirty making blue moon sand and green slime. Kids combined various ingredients to make these gooey and gross concoctions to take home! For the moon sand,...
Mr. Puppet @ Powell July 21, 2014 by Miss Jenny We had lots of fun last week welcoming Mr. Puppet to the library. He put on a hilarious and interactive show complete with puppets, jokes, magic, and a dash of science! Kids and adults had a blast...
Ye Olde Medieval Faire July 9, 2014 by Lady Laurie Hip, hip, huzzah! Three hearty cheers for Ostrander’s first Medieval Fair. Tuesday July 1st, the Ostrander Branch Library took us to 1400s Europe. Attendees enjoyed historical crafts, food, games and...
COSI & Rollercoasters July 7, 2014 by Kay Gravity, friction, centripetal force, velocity, kinetic energy, and potential energy were all on the minds of the tweens at Ostrander when COSI came to visit. Working in teams, our dedicated roller...
Creepy Books to Send Chills Down Your Spine July 7, 2014 by Miss Kelly Who says scary stories are just for Halloween? It may be the perfect opportunity to share them among friends around a campfire this summer. Here are some ones you might enjoy! Half-Minute Horrors by...
Splish Splash at Orange July 2, 2014 by Miss Kelly We got wet this week at Orange!! Along with playing with water balloons, we made sponge water bombs to keep the fun going at home. If you couldn’t make it to the Water Party watch this video and make your...
Sand & Sea at Ostrander June 27, 2014 by Miss Laurie Summer fun and learning through play, that’s what Ostrander’s Book Bunch for 6 - 8-year-olds is all about. On Thursday, June 19 we learned about the ocean! The books Hello Ocean by Pam Munoz Ryan and...