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Annual Preschool & Child Care Open House

We invite all licensed area Preschool and Child Care Providers to meet and greet parents and promote your program at the Orion Township Public Library’s Annual Preschool & Child Care Open House. Due to library renovations, the open house is scheduled for: Thursday, February 26, 2015 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Orion […]

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Winner of the Anti-Bullying @ Your Library Writing Contest

Throughout the entire month of January the library accepted short stories and poems written by students in 6th-12th grade about anti-bullying.  We got 12 excellent submissions from all three middle schools and the high school.  The winning story is attached and the student has won a $10.00 gift card to Barnes & Noble! The Oakview […]

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Ms. Linda and a room full of families celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss.

2014 at the Orion Township Public Library

Thanks to all of our patrons for a fabulous 2014!  As you can see from all these photos it was a fantastic year of programs and events.  We hope you will come to many more in 2015!

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iPads at the Orion Library

Library card holders may borrow one of our six new iPads! All of our iPads are Wi-Fi enabled and feature specially selected Apps for early learning, school-age activities, business, entertainment, reference and much more. Patrons 18 and older may check out an iPad for in-library use for up to 2 hours or take one home […]

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Big Library Read: June 3 through June 18

Big Library Read: June 3 – June 18

OverDrive’s Big Library Read is back. Download Laurien Berenson’s A Pedigree to Die For anytime between June 3rd and 18th and take part in the Online Discussion. No holds, no waitlists. A Pedigree to Die For  –  Melanie Travis Mystery Series, Book 1 By Laurien Berenson Summary:  The apparent heart attack that killed kennel owner […]

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Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) – 2014

The Michigan Activity Pass is back and bigger than ever. This year’s program includes nearly 400 Michigan libraries and over 100 cultural partners. If you’re unfamiliar with MAP, it is a program designed to enhance the learning experience for people of all ages through books and other library materials, and to provide reduced cost or […]

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Lake Orion house with damaged tree on roof.

Photo Submissions Needed!

Do you have any outstanding pictures of last month’s storm? The Orion Library is developing a digital image gallery for our local history Digital Images Collection and we invite you to submit photos of how the storm affected Orion Township. When the collection is complete, it will be viewable on our Local History & Genealogy […]

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Zinio eMagazines

New eMagazine Titles

We’ve just added a dozen new titles to our Zinio eMagazine subscription list.  With Zinio and an Orion Township Library card, you can check out and download digital copies of popular magazines to read on your computer, tablet or smartphone.  There are no checkout limitations, no expiration dates, no late fees and no wait lists. […]

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New April Teen Fiction & Audiobooks

Sea of Shadows by Kelley Armstrong (Book) Twin sisters Moria and Ashyn were marked at birth to become the Keeper and the Seeker of Edgewood, beginning with their sixteenth birthday. Trained in fighting and in the secret rites of the spirits, they lead an annual trip into the Forest of the Dead. There, the veil […]

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Hooray for Battle of the Books!

Everyone’s talking about Battle of the Books 2014! Rick Lieder, co-author and photographer/illustrator of Step Out Gently, blogged about how much he enjoyed meeting our fantastic fifth graders. You can read his post here. Our first place team was The Native Nerds, who scored an incredible 100 out of 100 points! Second place went to […]

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