Library News

Adult Services Renovation Underway

If you visit the library in the next couple months, you will see that we have started the renovation of our Adult Services space. Similar to our renovation of the Lobby and Youth Services spaces a couple years ago, this renovation will involve removing wallpaper and painting, adding some electrical, replacing the carpeting, and installing […]

Library Board works to provide timely equal access to shared materials

Earlier this year, the Library Board of Trustees analyzed its finances in order to ensure they are maximizing use of the public tax dollars. In doing so, they learned that there is over $40,000 in outstanding fines and fees that is owed by patrons to the Library. The Library Board decided it was time to […]

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Bike Bookmobile Fundraising

The Orion Library is raising funds to purchase a Bike Bookmobile – a traveling library that will allow us to transport adventure, knowledge and fun! With the Bike Bookmobile, we’ll check out books and other library materials, hold outdoor book discussions, pop-up story times, and educate community members on how to search the library catalog […]

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Orion Community Conversations

As a core community service provider in the Orion community, the Orion Township Public Library believes we play a role in bringing our community together and making it better. We are hosting Community Conversations as follows: Thursday, August 11, 2016 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm Crates Coffee House 1472 Lapeer Rd Saturday, September 10, 2016 […]

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HVAC Install April 2016

On Sunday, April 24, 2016, we installed 6 new rooftop HVAC units at the Library. Below is a collection of photos from the event. The crane workers and the guys from Lake Orion Plumbing Heating and Cooling all did an excellent job!

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Chromecast Now Available for Checkout!

Chromecast is a media streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port on your TV.  Simply use your mobile device and the TV you already own to cast your favorite TV shows, movies, music, sports, games and more.  You can also use it to cast a movie from Hoopla, OTPL’s downloadable media service. Chromecast works […]

Play More Games!

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 […]

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Check out a Board Game!

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 […]

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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 […]