The 2014 – 2015 Lake Orion Area Middle Schools’ Battle of the Books will take place February 20, 2015, at 8:15 AM at Waldon Middle School. Sign up with your media specialist in the Media Center. For more information, download the 2014 – 2015 Lake Orion Area Middle Schools’ Battle Information & Rules Sheet (pdf).
The Orion Library will be closed Wednesday, December 24 and Thursday, December 25 in celebration of Christmas.
Normal hours will resume on Friday, December 26.
We will also be closed Wednesday, December 31 and Thursday, January 1 in celebration of New Year’s Day.
Normal hours will resume on Friday, January 2.
Fifth graders, prepare your teams. Battle of the Books 2015 has begun! Click the button for more information!
The librarians entered a contest on author Kelly Bennett’s website, and we won! Kelly Bennett is the author of a new picture book called VAMPIRE BABY. She ran a contest called “I Vant Books For My Library” Giveaway, and asked people to take photos of themselves with her printable vampire lips. Winners would receive free […]
ONTV host Brittner Verner spoke with Teen Services Librarian Kathleen Kozlowski about upcoming events in the Teen Department, Youth Librarian Kristen Remenar about The Giving Season Local Author Fair, and Library Director Karen Knox.
In case you missed the meeting for the Battle of the Books Coaches, here’s all the information.
Nothing Has Changed David Bowie Summary: David Bowie has been one of rock music’s most influential artists for decades. From Space Oddity to Where Are We Now, his entire career is chronicled in this new retrospective. Also included is the new track Sue (Or in a Season of Crime). Contents: Space Oddity — Man Who […]
Moving into Meditation: A 12 Week Mindfulness Program for Yoga Practitioners By Anne Cushman Summary: One week at a time, Moving into Meditation lays out a plan for exploring body-based practices to get you more in tune with not only your limbs and core but your mind and heart. Cushman’s curriculum integrates asana with mindfulness […]
A Vision of Fire – Earthend Saga, Book 1 By Gillian Anderson and Jeff Rovin Summary: The first novel from iconic X-Files star Gillian Anderson and New York Times bestselling author Jeff Rovin: a science fiction thriller of epic proportions. Renowned child psychologist Caitlin O’Hara is a single mom trying to juggle her job, her […]
This Week's Featured Events & Programs
- Friends of the Library
Tuesday, December 23 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, December 23 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!
Saturday, December 27 from 2:30 PM to 3:15 PM
Location: Meeting Room A and B
Play traditional bingo and win books! Bring a friend for a free, fun-filled time.