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Can You Help with Homework Help? October 23, 2014 by Nicole This fall, three of our Delaware County District Library locations kicked off the back-to-school season with Homework Help Centers (HHC). The Orange, Ostrander and Delaware Main branches all host weekly...
Pumpkin Decorating at Powell October 21, 2014 by Miss Jenny Last Friday at the Powell Branch Library, we got into the Halloween and fall spirit by decorating some pumpkins using tons of fun supplies. Kids chose from paints, glitter glue, duct tape, yarn, and...
Homeschool Families Go Exploring at the Library October 21, 2014 by Kay Homeschool families went exploring during October’s Library Sleuth and Homeschool Book Club Programs at the Ostrander Library. During Library Sleuth, students explored the Library’s website and card...
Dragon of Doom Book Discussion October 21, 2014 by Brenda The Child/Parent Book Discussion group of Ostrander met to experience the book Dragon of Doom by Bruce Coville. It is the first in a series titled Moongooble and Me. This book was suggested by one of our...
Ironwood Wolves Visit the Ostrander Branch October 14, 2014 by Harla Last week families with children of all ages learned about wolves during an evening program featuring the Ironwood Wolves. This group, which is based in West Jefferson, Ohio, brought an actual hybrid wolf...
Homework Help Centers at DCDL October 13, 2014 by Mary Jane Santos Students are in full mode with school assignments at this time of the year, and the Delaware County District Library has some great resources to help students of any age. The Library’s databases are...
Sticks! September 25, 2014 by Miss Julie Be sure to get outside and explore the outdoors during this gorgeous time of year! Help your child discover that “perfect” stick and see where their imagination takes them. During Preschool Storytime at...
Leaf Art at Powell September 23, 2014 by Miss Jenny We jumped right into autumn on Monday night at the Powell Branch Library! Participants created their very own leaf art using leaves and pinecones to create interesting textures and designs. They used the...
Origami Yoda September 22, 2014 by Brenda Discussed the book The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger, we did.  Cheetoes, we ate, Yoda Soda, we drank, and Yoda-Speak translation, we tried also. We all made and decorated our own Origami...
Stop Motion LEGOs September 15, 2014 by Miss Jenny Last Monday, kids at the Powell Library created their very own stop motion films using LEGOs. Kids were separated into teams where they pulled their ideas together to create original movies using the...