Thanksgiving Holiday Closures

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We are thankful for YOU! 

Please enjoy a day off with your family and friends. 

All Delaware County District Library locations will be closed beginning at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25 and will remain closed through Thursday, November 26 in observation of the Thanksgiving holiday. All locations will reopen at their regular hours on Friday, November 27.

November 1 Is Special

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What is special about November 1st?

a.       The clocks “fell back” an hour overnight.  Do you know what time it is?

b.      On this day in 1982, Honda opened a plant in Marysville, Ohio, becoming the first Asian automobile company to produce cars in the USA.

c.       Ticket sales begin for the Piper Kerman author visit!


They’re all true, but I’ll only write about c.

"Off the Shelf" Radio Show

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Sunday mornings just got a little more exciting with the Delaware County District Library radio show, "Off the Shelf." The new show airs on WDLR 1550 AM and 92.9 FM every Sunday at 9 a.m.

Hosts George Needham and Nicole Fowles, DCDL's director and communications manager, respectively, provide a half-hour update of things happening in the Library world and around the Delaware County community. 

New Magazines from Zinio

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Every year our librarians take a look at what magazines our patrons seem to be enjoying. We subscribe to more than 250 different magazines that cover a wide range of topics. But sometimes either by a lack of interest from our public or discontinued availability from a publisher, we no longer carry certain titles. This gives a great opportunity to add new titles to the collection that may fit a different need.

Author Visits and New Books

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As Mary Jane Santos was getting things in order before her retirement from the Delaware County District Library, she was adamant that her column continue in the Delaware Gazette. So while our new director is getting acclimated, I will help continue the 27-year tradition that Mary Jane began in 1988.