Start A New Year With A New Book

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   It’s a brand new year, and the Board and Staff of the Delaware County District Library wish you nothing but good luck and happiness in 2015.  I certainly hope you have put visiting the Library regularly on your resolutions list.  When you visit the Library, you will find so much more than books and DVD’s for you and your entire family.  For a current list of programs for all ages, pick up a copy of “Check It Out!,” the Library’s quarterly news

Happy 4th Anniversary to the Ostrander Branch Library Child/Parent Book Group

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We read and discussed the book Savvy by Ingrid Law.  The group gave the book two thumbs up.  In the story, when a Beaumont turns thirteen they get a special ability or "savvy."  We talked about what savvy we would like to have and what savvy we thought we already had.  We thought the bus driver, Lester, was the character who changed the most from the beginning to the end of the book.

Consider A Donation to DCDL

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As 2014 draws to a close, many of us will be considering our end-of-the year donations to various organizations and agencies. If you have never thought about donating to the Delaware County District Library, perhaps this year is the perfect time to do so.

The Library has a “Buy-A-Book” program that will add a new book to the shelves for the small donation of $25. You can designate if you’d like the Library to purchase a book for children, teens or adults, and you can make your donation in honor or in memory of someone special in your life.

Local Author Fair showcases Central Ohio talent

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Over 40 Central Ohio authors attended Delaware County District Library’s Local Author Fair on Sunday, December 7th.

The event kicked off with a presentation from keynote speaker from Kelsey Swindler of Wilmington, Ohio’s Orange Frazer Press. Swindler discussed different kinds of publishing, from traditional avenues to self-publishing routes. The presentation was open to the local authors in attendance as well as the public.