Battle of the Books, the reading competition for teams of local fifth graders is back. Teams of 3, 4 or 5 read 15 books selected by our Youth Services librarians and answer questions in a quiz show format. Battle orientation will be held Monday November 16 at 5:30 or 7:00 in the library meeting room. Battlers […]
“I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912” by Lauren Tarshis! Big thanks to the more than 890 kids who voted for the Dragon Award this year. Runners- up were “The Tale of Despereaux” by Kate DiCamillo, “Babymouse: Queen of the World” by Jennifer Holm, “Knucklehead” by Jon Scieszka, and “Ivy & Bean” by Annie […]
For the first time ever, OverDrive’s Big Library Read program is offering a choice of two titles: The Door in the Hedge by Robin McKinley and In the Shadows of Blackbirds by Cat Winters. Between October 7 and 21, 2015, both titles will be available with no holds and no wait lists. Download one or […]
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM All licensed preschools and child care providers are invited to participate in our annual Preschool and Child Care Open House. Meet interested parents and promote your program at our free event! Please email Ms. Kristen at firstname.lastname@example.org by December 10 if you are interested in […]
Saturday, December 5th, 2015 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM If you’re an author / illustrator who would like to participate in this event, please download and complete the Author / Illustrator Application (pdf) and email it to Kate Kloor at email@example.com. Please note: Participation is by application only and the Orion Library reserves the […]
The Orion Library is taking part in Outside the Lines, a global initiative designed to celebrate the creativity and innovation happening in libraries. From September 13 – 19, 2015, organizations from across the world will host events and campaigns designed to get people thinking – and talking – about libraries in a whole new way. See […]
Find out what all the “Hoopla” is about! Check out all the exciting events happening at the Orion Township Public Library during September and October 2015.
Just in time for summer vacation, the Library has added 5 more games to our circulating Board Game collection. Be sure to stop by and check a game out to enjoy with family and friends…there’s a wide variety to choose from! You can see all the titles that are available HERE and place a hold […]
The Friends of the Orion Library’s third annual Passport to Spring Fundraiser was not only a fun evening but also their most financially successful Passport to Spring to date! Thank you to all who helped make Mexico: An Evening of Colors, Flavors and Traditions such a success.
The Library now has a new collection for you to enjoy! Board gaming, also called tabletop gaming, is on the rise across the country and the library is sitting down at the table. We have chosen a selection of modern board games that inspire creativity, creative thinking, interaction, and are just plain fun to play. Board […]