Due to scheduled renovations in the Youth Department, all Storytime programs and Chess Club meetings will be canceled for the weeks of February 2nd and February 9th.
The Youth room is being renovated so lion decided to go on a vacation! Here is a picture of him planning his trip. Watch our webpage for updates on lion’s travels.
Do you love graphic novels? Did you ever wish they were all together? Now they are! There is a new Graphic section with all of the graphic novels and all of the graphic non-fiction in one place. They are located at what was the beginning of the Fiction section. Look for the sign or ask […]
The staff of the Orion Township Public Library preview upcoming events and programs in all departments.
Under the Knife by Tess Gerritsen | read by Erin Yuen For David Ransom, it begins as an open-and-shut case. Malpractice. As attorney for a grieving family, he’s determined to hang a negligent doctor. Then Dr. Kate Chesne storms into his office, dating him to seek out the truth – that she’s being framed. First, […]
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (Feature Film) A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war […]
Stranger by Rachel Manija Brown (Fiction) Many generations ago, a mysterious cataclysm struck the world. Governments collapsed and people scattered to rebuild where they could. A mutation called the Change arose, granting some people unique powers. Though the area once known as Los Angeles retains its cultural diversity, its technological marvels have faded into legend. […]
This Week's Featured Events & Programs
- Friends of the Library
Thursday, January 1 through Saturday, February 28
Choose a good book and settle in to read this winter! Join our "Baby, It's Cold Outside!" Adult Winter Reading Program, and earn prizes for reading. Enter each book you read between January 1, 2015 and February 28, 2015 online for an entry into the weekly prize drawing. The prize drawings are random, but each book you log earns you a chance to win, so cozy up in front of a fire and warm up with a good book!
Tuesday, February 3 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Off Site
The library is hosting a book discussion for developmentally or intellectually challenged patrons in our area. The discussions are held at CJs Restaurant in downtown Lake Orion. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Tuesday, February 3 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: James Ingram Room
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each others company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Tuesday, February 3 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Craft Room
Formerly known as the Anime Club, the Geek Club is a casual hang-out night for teens who enjoy anything from Anime to Doctor Who to Video Games or even crazy YouTube clips. Snacks always provided and new faces always welcome!
Wednesday, February 4 from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Craft Room
Please call the Youth Reference Desk at 248-693-3002 to register for this program. Practice your reading skills with Maggie and receive a stamp for each time you read. Receive a free book of your choice after you have earned four stamps.
Thursday, February 5 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Computer Lab
The deadline for using the Healthcare.gov Marketplace to enroll in health insurance for 2015 is February 8th. AHC trained navigator Dr. Shaki Khan will present information as well as hands on help using the Marketplace to enroll in health insurance. A Q+A session will follow this hands on session.