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Add a Library Card to Your School Supply List! August 3, 2015 by Mary Jane Santos If you have school aged children, you are no doubt getting them ready to start school. While you buying all of those needed supplies, don’t forget the most important one: a Delaware County District...
Community Heroes Save the Day at Ostrander July 29, 2015 by Miss. Laurie What do Batman, Supergirl and our community helpers have in common?  They are all super heroes.  Last Thursday evening the Ostrander  branch hosted a gathering of local super heroes, including  the Red...
New Board Games at DCDL July 28, 2015 by Kellen Freeman Back in February we launched our new circulating board game collection here at DCDL. Over the past few months, you’ve helped make this one of our most popular collections here with a stunning 226...
Mounted Deputy Introduces Horse to Ostrander Branch Library July 21, 2015 by Miss. Harla A Mounted Deputy from the Delaware County Sheriff’s Department shared his horse and experiences with the children of the Ostrander Branch Library last week. The children learned of the training and...
The Farm Comes to Ostrander July 21, 2015 by Miss. Harla Chickens, sheep, rabbits, ducks, goats, and even a turkey filled the lawn of the Ostrander Branch last Thursday as farm enthusiast Christa Hein brought the farm to the library. Children of all ages were...
Patterns All Around! July 20, 2015 by Recognizing patterns is something that children start to do at a very early age. It’s also one of the building blocks of early literacy. Try the patterns and categorizing activities from ReadingRockets....
Ostrander Library Closed 7/14 July 14, 2015 by Nicole UPDATE: The Ostrander Branch Library is open today (Wednesday, July 15), but is experiencing a loss in Internet connection. The branch is still able to help with your regular Library needs, but the public...
Last Two Weeks of SRC Programs July 14, 2015 by Mary Jane Santos The exciting programs linked to Delaware County District Library’s Summer Reading Program continue to fill our event calendar, and next week has some really fantastic programs for you and your children....
Preservation Parks Visits Ostrander July 13, 2015 by Miss. Laurie Ostrander’s 6-8 year olds had a great time with Preservation Parks.  They learned all about our local reptiles, insects and arachnids.  As an added treat we got to hold a tarantula and a box turtle.  The...
Hedgehogs Rule at Ostrander Branch Library June 29, 2015 by Harla Lawson Children’s performer Erica Carlson presented a fun filled Super Duper Magic Show last Thursday at the Ostrander Branch. Families with children of all ages were captivated by her magic tricks and her cute...