• ARC Blood Drive - Monday, April 27 from 9:30am - 6:30pm

  • FREE Comic Book Day - Saturday, May 2

Tickets for the Friends’ Fiesta Now On Sale

Mexico - An Evening of Colors, Flavors and Traditions - Friends Fiesta 2015

Passport to Spring – Mexico: An Evening of Colors, Flavors and Traditions

Saturday, May 16 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

The Friends of the Orion Township Library, in collaboration with the group Mexicanas en Michigan, invite you to join us at our 2015 Passport to Spring – Mexico: An Evening of Colors, Flavors and Traditions. Experience a festive and magical evening as our library is transformed into five of the most traditional and colorful states of Mexico. Prepare to enjoy live mariachi band music, traditional folk dances, and a variety of authentic Mexican food and drinks. Learn interesting historical and cultural facts about Mexico! Tickets are available for $35 per person ($40 at the door) online or at the library’s Customer Service Desk.

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ONTV presents Orion @ Your Library - May 2015

Orion @ Your Library – May 2015

In the latest episode of ONTV’s Orion @ Your Library, Head of Youth Services Debra Refior gives a tour of the newly redesigned Youth Department, Volunteer Coordinator Lori McGeary talks with one of our regular volunteers and discusses upcoming volunteer opportunities, Teen Services Librarian Kathleen Kozlowski and Head of Adult Services Beth Sheridan share information […]

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Michigan State Capitol Building

May 5, 2015 Ballot Proposal Information

On May 5, 2015, Michigan electors will be asked to vote on Proposal 15-1, which would amend parts of the Michigan Constitution to increase the sales and use tax rates, exempt gasoline and diesel fuel from the sales and use taxes, dedicate additional use tax revenue to the State School Aid Fund, and revise the […]

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5 Seconds of Summer

New March Music

5 Seconds of Summer 5 Seconds of Summer Summary:  Hot off the heels of their She Looks So Perfect EP, 5 Seconds of Summer release their debut album. The band has also been spending time on the road as the opening act for One Direction on their tour. Contents:  She Looks So Perfect  —  Don’t […]

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Lies That Bind by Maggie Barbieri

New March Fiction, Mystery, Science Fiction, & Fantasy

Lies That Bind – Maeve Conlon Novels, Book 2 By Maggie Barbieri Summary:  In the acclaimed Once Upon a Lie, Maggie Barbieri introduced Maeve Conlon, a single mother and bakery owner hiding dark secrets behind her cookie-cutter suburban life. Now, Maeve’s moving on with everyday life when the unthinkable happens: her father dies of a […]

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New March Movies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (Feature Film) The epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all […]

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New March Teen Fiction & Audio

Deadpool: the complete collection volume 1 (Graphic Novel) Daniel Way’s hilarious, action-packed run begins here! When the Merc with a Mouth is hired to rub out Wolverine, sparks will fly! But when both men can regenerate any wound in minutes, how can either one expect to finish off his foe? And whoever wins will have […]

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This Week's Featured Events & Programs

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

Mutt Club - Doggone Readers: CANCELED

Monday, April 27 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Location: James Ingram Room

Please call the Youth Reference Desk at 248-693-3002 to register for this program. Practice your reading skills with Midas and receive a stamp for each time you read. Receive a free book of your choice after you have earned four stamps.

Tuesday Next Chapter Book Club

Tuesday, April 28 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.

1, 2, 3 Play with Me: Parent/Child Workshop

Tuesday, April 28 from 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

Location: Meeting Room A and B

Call 248-693-3002 to register. Spend time together, play, experience art activities and meet new friends. Each week a Community Resource Specialist will be on hand to answer questions on their specialty. Topics include resources at the library, child development, speech & hearing, nutrition, and play & movement.

Free Comic Book Day!

Saturday, May 2 from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Free Comic Book Day is a single day – the first Saturday in May each year! Children, teens and adults are all welcome to stop by the library and select a free comic book of their choice. While supplies last.

Star Wars Day

Saturday, May 2 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Location: Meeting Room A and B

May the Force be with you! Each year, fans gather on May 4th to celebrate their love of Star Wars, but the library has decided to have a Star Wars event a few days early. All ages and families drop in eat snacks, create crafts, watch a film, and share the enjoyment of this Science Fiction masterpiece. Come in costume for the chance to win a prize!
10:00a-12:00p – Youth crafts
11:00a-12:00p – Teen crafts
12:30p-2:00p – Special showing of a Star Wars film
2:30p-4:00p – Special appearances and presentation

Teen Star Wars Day Craft: Stencil and Bleach a T-shirt

Saturday, May 2 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Those interested in participating in the Teen Star Wars Day craft which is creating a t-shirt design with a stencil and bleach must register beforehand. The Star Wars stencils and bleach will be provided but please bring a dark colored shirt of your own to decorate.

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