Volunteer With DCDL

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 The reference staff at the Delaware County District Library are some of the most intelligent, skilled and effective librarians I know, and they will, to a person, work diligently to answer your questions, find you the perfect book to read or movie to watch, or fulfill any of your information needs.  However, the reference librarians are busy doing just that, and they don’t have time to provide homework help to students who need it.  They can fin

Local Artist Displays Work At The Ostrander Branch Library

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Nine works of art created by local artist, Gena Wiley, will grace the walls of the Ostrander Branch Library through March. Wiley’s pieces range from brilliantly colored acrylic paintings to imaginatively meshed collages using old book pages and illustrations. This eclectic mix will certainly help drive away the midwinter blues!

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.