Youth

Orion's Library Lion is enjoying Mardi Gras!

Lion in Mardi Gras Parade!

Lion has been spotted in New Orleans participating in a Mardi Gras parade!  He is having a fun vacation so far, and hopes all of our Lake Orion families enjoy their midwinter break!

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Lion Sighting in Hawaii

Lion sends his best wishes from the sunny state of Hawaii. While reading on the beach he is thinking about his friends in Lake Orion who are enjoying all the snow! He also hopes everyone has lots of good books to snuggle in with on those snow days off from school.

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Doggone “Loveable” Readers

Love dogs? Love reading? Maggie and Midas would love to have you read to them. As a bonus each time you read you will receive a stamp. After you have four stamps you can pick a free book of your choice. Call the Youth desk at 248.693.3002 to schedule a time to read to our […]

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Where is lion?

The Youth room is being renovated so lion decided to go on a vacation! Here is a picture of him planning his trip. Watch our webpage for updates on lion’s travels.

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Go Go Graphic

Do you love graphic novels? Did you ever wish they were all together? Now they are! There is a new Graphic section with all of the graphic novels and all of the graphic non-fiction in one place. They are located at what was the beginning of the Fiction section. Look for the sign or ask […]

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Our youth librarians (and our library) won!

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 […]

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Battle of the Books 2015

Fifty teams of fabulous fifth graders competed in the 2015 Battle of the Books on Saturday. The top scoring teams will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, March 17 at the Lake Orion High school. Every one who competed is a winner so every team will come on stage to take a bow […]

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The 2014 Dragon Award winner is….

“Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” by J.K. Rowling! Big thanks to the more than 170 kids who voted for the Dragon Award this year. Runners- up were “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Greg Heffley’s Journal” by Jeff Kinney, “Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH” by Robert C. O’Brien, “Judy Moody” by Megan McDonald, […]

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Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books 2015 is in the works!

Battle of the Books is a reading competition for teams of local fifth graders. Each team consists of 3, 4, or 5 fifth graders and must have an adult coach.  Teams read 15 books chosen by the Youth Services librarians and answer questions in a quiz show format. The list of books will be available […]

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