• Kid-Friendly Haunted House - Monday, Oct 27 through Thursday, Oct 30

  • Halloween Stories and Parade - Friday, October 31 at 10am

Vote for the Dragon Award

Which book do you think is better, The Lightning Thief or Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone? What about Diary of a Wimpy Kid? Vote for the book you think should earn Orion Library’s Dragon Award. Find out how here.

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Interior Renovations Underway

If you have visited the library in the past couple of weeks, you have already seen that we have begun our interior renovations in the lobby area. Our project will intensify over the next few weeks, with contractors coming into the lobby to do work with the electrical, walls, and flooring. Therefore, beginning on Monday, […]

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New Large Print

OTPL received some excellent new titles for our Large Print Collection last month.  Below are just a couple of the books we think you’ll love; to see the entire list, please click HERE.   Everything about the man is a mystery: the massive ranch in the remote Black Hills of Wyoming that nobody ever visits, the […]

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New September Movies

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (Feature Film) Captain America teams with the Black Widow and a new ally, the Falcon, in a fight for the future of mankind. Following the cataclysmic events in New York with the Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the […]

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New September Teen Fiction & Audiobooks

Mortal Danger by Ann Aguirre (Book) Edie Kramer has a score to settle with the beautiful people at Blackbriar Academy. Their cruelty drove her to the brink of despair, and four months ago, she couldn’t imagine being strong enough to face her senior year. But thanks to a Faustian compact with the enigmatic Kian, she […]

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ONTV presents Orion @ Your Library

Orion @ Your Library – Episode 11

In this month’s episode of ONTV’s Orion @ Your Library, Head of Adult Services Beth Sheridan discusses our social media classes for seniors, Head of Youth Services Debra Refior fills you in on the 2014 Dragon Award, Volunteer Coordinator Lori McGeary explains the Michigan Libraries for Life campaign, and Director Karen Knox gives more details […]

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Personal: A Jack Reacher Novel by Lee Child

New September Audiobooks

Personal  –  Jack Reacher Novels, Book 19 By Lee Child  |  Read by Dick Hill Summary:  Jack Reacher walks alone. Once a go-to hard man in the U.S. military police, now he’s a drifter of no fixed abode. But the army tracks him down. Because someone has taken a long-range shot at the French president. […]

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This Week's Featured Events & Programs

  • Youth
  • Teen
  • Adult
  • Outreach
  • Friends of the Library

Mother Goose

Thursday, October 30 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Craft Room

Ones and twos develop social, emotional, and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Preschool Pals

Thursday, October 30 from 11:00 AM to 11:35 AM

Location: Craft Room

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.

Haunted House

Thursday, October 30 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Location: Meeting Room A

Drop in October 27-30 from 6:00p-8:00p if you dare for the library?s annual kid-friendly haunted house put on by teen volunteers. Ages birth to 5th grade welcome.

Halloween Stories and Parade

Friday, October 31 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Location: Periodical Room

Wear your costume and join us for stories, then march through the library to participate in our Halloween parade!

Vote for the 2nd Annual Dragon Award!

Monday, November 3 from 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Location: Periodical Room

Vote for the Second Annual Dragon Award! Five chapter books will be nominated to earn our special award. Read the books and campaign for your favorite on our website. The week of November 3, cast your vote online. On November 7, join us for a victory party where we will announce the winner of this year?s Dragon Award!

Mother Goose

Monday, November 3 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Craft Room

Ones and twos develop social, emotional, and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Preschool Pals

Monday, November 3 from 11:00 AM to 11:35 AM

Location: Craft Room

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.

Vote for the 2nd Annual Dragon Award!

Tuesday, November 4 from 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Location: Youth Department

Vote for the Second Annual Dragon Award! Five chapter books will be nominated to earn our special award. Read the books and campaign for your favorite on our website. The week of November 3, cast your vote online. On November 7, join us for a victory party where we will announce the winner of this year?s Dragon Award!

Mother Goose

Tuesday, November 4 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Craft Room

Ones and twos develop social, emotional, and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Mother Goose

Tuesday, November 4 from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Craft Room

Ones and twos develop social, emotional, and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Needle Arts Circle

Tuesday, November 4 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 other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!

Chess Club

Tuesday, November 4 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

If you are new to strategy games or if you are a master, this club is for you. Learn the rules of chess, and play with your peers.

Geek Club

Tuesday, November 4 from 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM

Location: James Ingram 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 and crazy Youtube clips. Snacks always provided and new faces always welcome!

Vote for the 2nd Annual Dragon Award!

Wednesday, November 5 from 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Location: Periodical Room

Vote for the Second Annual Dragon Award! Five chapter books will be nominated to earn our special award. Read the books and campaign for your favorite on our website. The week of November 3, cast your vote online. On November 7, join us for a victory party where we will announce the winner of this year?s Dragon Award!

Babytime

Wednesday, November 5 from 10:00 AM to 10:40 AM

Location: Craft Room

Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme, and repetition.

Preschool Pals

Wednesday, November 5 from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Craft Room

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.

Mutt Club - Doggone Readers:Registration Required

Wednesday, November 5 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.

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OTPL Team Trivia Tourney

Wednesday, November 5 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: Off Site

Gather a team and test your knowledge! The Orion Township Public Library is excited to announce trivia nights hosted at the C-Pub on September 24 and November 5 starting at 7:30p. Call 248.693.3001 to register your team of 3-5 people. Gift cards to the C-Pub will be awarded to the top three teams along with a trophy for the first place team and future bragging rights.
The C-Pub is located in Canterbury Village at 2325 Joslyn Rd., Lake Orion, MI.

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