NEWS BRIEFS


Friends of library receives grant

Friends of the Delaware County District Library have been awarded a $2,500 grant from the Delaware County Foundation and the Amos Family Fund to purchase a smart board for the Community Room at the Delaware Branch of the Delaware County District Library.

The Interactive Smart Board will be part of a renovation of the Community Room that the Delaware County District Library will begin early in 2017. The Friends will match the $2,500 grant.

YMCA to host Nerf tournament

The Delaware Community Center YMCA, 1121 S. Houk Road, will host a “Nerf Battle Royal” from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday for ages 8 and up. The tournament is free with a donation of a gently used toy or game for the center’s child watch/kids time programs. For information, contact Roger Hanafin at rhanafin@ymcacolumbus.org or 740-203-3051.

Gazette office closed Monday

In observance of the Christmas holiday, The Delaware Gazette office will be closed Monday, Dec. 26. Print subscribers will receive a Monday edition via normal delivery and the web site will be updated.