Special meeting announcement

Special meeting of the Village Council is scheduled for 6:00 P. M. Wednesday, June 1st. to vote on an amendment to the Sewer Use Ordinance and to have the first reading of an Ordinance initiating an Income Tax in the Village.

Special Meeting Notice: BPA

Please note there will be a Special Meeting of the BPA on Monday, May 16th, 7:00 p.m. at 19 S. Main St. in Ostrander.

Purpose of the meeting is to discuss Sewer Tap Fee Payments.

BV West School Committee and Tour

The Council for the Village of Ostrander recently formed a committee to determine the future for the Ostrander Buckeye Valley West building in 2018. We will be offering a tour of the school building on May 19, at 6:30 p.m. Barry Lyons will be conducting the tour to inform everyone of the current condition of the building.
We are seeking professionals in the following fields that could assist us with their expertise; Engineering, General Contractors, HVAC, Real Estate, Marketing, and Finance/Accounting.
We hope you will join us for the tour on May 19th. Stay tuned for information on the first community meeting to come. If you have any questions or concerns you may contact Julie Guy at 614-499-6307.

April-May Ostrander Library Events

Delaware County District Library Ostrander Branch
75 N. 4th Street 740-666-1410 www.delawarelibrary.org
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 10-8 & Friday & Saturday 10-4

Family Story Times Every Thursday at 10:30 AM – For children 6 and under


Tuesday, April 12 @ 7:00 PM Cookbook Club
Home by Bryan Voltaggio Adult Program

Wednesday, April 13 @ 4:00 PM Kid’s Cookbook Club
Cooking Rocks by Rachel Ray Ages 6-11

Tuesday, April 19 @ 7:00 PM You Can Do It!
Fun With Washi by Jessica Okui Adult Craft Program

Wednesday, April 20 @ 6:30 PM Child/Parent Book Discussion
The California Gold Rush by Elizabeth Raum Ages 6-13

Tuesday, April 26 @ 7:00 PM Adult Book Discussion
The 5th Wave by Richard Yancey Adult Program

Wednesday, April 27 @ 4:00 PM Book Bunch: Gadget Lab
Ages 6-11


Tuesday, May 3 @ 6:30 PM American Girl Party
Family Program

Thursday, May 5 @ 6:30 PM Make It, Take It: Henna Teen/Tween Program

Saturday, May 7 @ 1:00 PM LEGO Club: World of Racing Ages 5-11

Tuesday, May 10 @ 7:00 PM Local History Walk
Family Program

Wednesday, May 11 @ 4:00 PM
Kid’s Cookbook Club
The Cookbook for Kids by Lisa Atwood Ages 6-11

Friday, May 13 @ 10:30 AM Homeschool Book Club: Fun Favorites All Reading Levels

Saturday, May 14 @ 11:00 AM PAWS for Reading
Readers Ages 5-11 Pre-registration Required

Tuesday, May 17 @ 7:00 PM
You Can Do It!
Crafting a Colorful Home by Kristin Nicholas Adult Craft Program

Wednesday, May 18 @ 6:30 PM Child/Parent Book Discussion
The Dark Hills Divide by Patrick Carman Ages 6-13

Tuesday, May 24 @ 7:00 PM
Adult Book Discussion
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler Adult Program

Thursday, May 26 @ 6:30 PM De-Stress With Yoga
Adult Program Pre-registration Required

Generosity Award Nominations

Please see the attached from the Delaware County Foundation.  They are looking for nominations of deserving folks to be recognized for their exceptional philanthropic and volunteer contributions in Delaware County.  The different catagories that one can be nominated for are outstanding youth or youth group, outstanding business, outstanding volunteer, and the Spirit of Philanthropy Award.  The requirements for each catagory are listed on the attached nomination form.

If you know someone deserving please complete the Nomination Form 1-28-2016.

School Committee

The Council for the Village of Ostrander will be forming a School Committee to discuss and decide options for the public use of West Elementary school in Ostrander. For this committee we are seeking local residents that want to help or have experience in any of the following areas: Engineering, Real Estate, Economics, or Contractors and Builders – particularly HVAC, electrical and plumbing contractors. We will be holding meetings to discuss all possible ideas for the building and what the residents would like to see happen to the school. We also will be discussing expenses and ideas to raise money to maintain the building. Please join us…we welcome and encourage everyone to attend. Meetings will likely begin in mid-April.

Please use the Contact Us link to express interest in helping us out.

Delaware County District Library Events in March

Delaware County District Library Events in March:
Homeschool Book Club Friday, March 11 @ 10:30 All About Art
You Can Do It!
Adult Craft Program Tuesday, March 15 @ 7 PM
Child/Parent Book Discussion Wednesday, March 16 @ 6:30 PM Spaceheadz by Jon Scieszka
Paws for Reading
Saturday, March 19 @ 11 AM Pre-registration Required
Adult Book Discussion
Tuesday, March 22 @ 7 PM
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
Book Bunch: Cryptozoology Wednesday, March 23 @ 4 PM Ages 6-11
Yoga for Relaxation
Tuesday, March 24 @ 6:30 PM Registration required
Adult Program
Spring Break @ the Library Wednesday, March 30
Family Program beginning @ 1 PM

Zoning Officer Vacancy

The Village of Ostrander is seeking a zoning officer. The position is part-time and the individual should be familiar with zoning laws and regulations. Interested parties should contact the Mayor or a member of Council.