Olentangy Valley News

Delaware County District Library

Powell library

The following programs are offered at the Powell branch of the Delaware County District Library, 460 S. Liberty St. For information, call 614-888-9160. Library hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

 

Registration is not required for any story time unless noted.

• Toddler Time, for ages 2-3, 10 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays.

• Baby Time, for ages birth-24 months, 11 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays.

• Family Story Time, up to age 6, 10 a.m. Fridays.

 

Orange library

The following programs are offered at the Orange branch of the Delaware County District Library, 7171 Gooding Blvd. For information, contact delawarelibrary.org or call 740-549-2665. Library hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Registration is not required unless noted.

 

Children’s author to speak at Orange library April 7

Children’s book author Linda Gerber will speak at the Orange branch of the Delaware County District Library at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 7.

Gerber writes fiction for teens and intermediate readers, including the Death by Bikini mysteries and the middle grade series Lights, Camera, Cassidy. Her books feature adventurous girls who solve mysteries in locations around the world.

In her presentation, Gerber will discuss how she researches and plots her books, which are set on five continents and in nine different countries. A traveler herself, she has visited Asia, Europe and Australia and lived in Japan, where she served as the regional adviser for the Tokyo chapter of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.

Gerber lives in Dublin with her husband and four children.

Fundamentals Parent Teacher Bookstore will provide copies of Gerber’s books for purchase at the program.

 

Weekly programs

Registration is not required for any story time unless noted.

• Toddler Time (ages 2-3), 10 a.m. Tuesdays; 11 a.m. Wednesdays.

• Preschool Story Time (ages 4-6), 10 a.m. Thursdays and Fridays. 

• Baby Time (birth to 24 months), 10 a.m. Wednesdays; 11 a.m. Thursdays.

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