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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...
Book Review: Nick and Tesla’s High Voltage Danger Lab June 25, 2014 by Miss Kelly Nick & Tesla This new series is perfect for this year’s Summer Reading Club: Fizz, Boom, Read! It is about a set of twins named Nick and Tesla (kind of like the famous inventor Nikola Tesla – get it...
Upcoming Programs at DCDL June 25, 2014 by Mary Jane Santos I hope your children are fizzing, booming and reading this summer, as part of the Delaware County District Library’s Summer Reading Club. The creative, interesting, fun and educational programs for kids...
Minions Have Taken Over Orange! June 18, 2014 by By Miss Kelly Orange had a Minion dance party on Monday! We partied like Minions and made sure everyone looked the part! Scroll through pictures from the party below! To make the Minion look at home, use a headband...