Summer Reading 2014 - Orion Township Public Library
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join the Anime Club at your library! Bring your favorite manga, anime or comic. We watch member selected shows, such as Black Butler, Soul Eater and Fairy Tail, watch crazy youtube clips and play games. Come chill with us and get your weekly fix of anime. Snacks always provided and new faces always welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Adult gaming
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 21, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Learn how to make a simple vibrobot that uses the power of the sun to move around! Participants will go home with a vibrating Solar Cockroach and learn some basic soldering skills. Register online.
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
We got a Playstation 4 and an Xbox One! Stop by and check out the new game systems and try out some games. Traditional board games will be available as well as snacks and door prizes!
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 28, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
NOCC Event: Marshmallow Launchers. Sign up for this event at www.noccteens.org or contact Margaret Leutze at tia@noccmi.org or 248.520.3786.
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join the Anime Club at your library! Bring your favorite manga, anime or comic. We watch member selected shows, such as Black Butler, Soul Eater and Fairy Tail, watch crazy youtube clips and play games. Come chill with us and get your weekly fix of anime. Snacks always provided and new faces always welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
NOCC Event: Movie Night - Thor. Sign up for this event at www.noccteens.org or contact Margaret Leutze at tia@noccmi.org or 248.520.3786.
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
No summer is complete without tie-dye! Bring anything you want to color; t-shirts, socks, bandanas and more. The library will supply the rest. Register online.
Location
Craft Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join the Anime Club at your library! Bring your favorite manga, anime or comic. We watch member selected shows, such as Black Butler, Soul Eater and Fairy Tail, watch crazy youtube clips and play games. Come chill with us and get your weekly fix of anime. Snacks always provided and new faces always welcome!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
NOCC Event: Water Balloon Fights. Sign up for this event at www.noccteens.org or contact Margaret Leutze at tia@noccmi.org or 248.520.3786.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
NOCC Event: Duct Tape Projects. Sign up for this event at www.noccteens.org or contact Margaret Leutze at tia@noccmi.org or 248.520.3786.
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Teens will be given several instructions and supplies and they will have to experiment to bust some common myths. Register online.
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 02, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Local artist Rena Hopkins will be here to help you create a high quality piece of steampunk inspired jewelry. You can find samples of her art on her website: http://www.divineiguana.com/Jewelry.html
Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join the Anime Club at your library! Bring your favorite manga, anime or comic. We watch member selected shows, such as Black Butler, Soul Eater and Fairy Tail, watch crazy youtube clips and play games. Come chill with us and get your weekly fix of anime. Snacks always provided and new faces always welcome!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
NOCC Event: Movie Night - Divergent. Sign up for this event at www.noccteens.org or contact Margaret Leutze at tia@noccmi.org or 248.520.3786.
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

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Date
Friday, August 08, 2014
Time
9:30 PM - 6:00 AM
Description
If you participated in the teen summer reading program this year you are eligible to attend the Library Lock-In! Come at 9:30 in the evening and bring your sleeping bags, 'cause you'll be staying 'til 6:00 the next morning. We'll watch movies, play video games and capture the flag, do crafts and, as always, eat! Registration opens July 1.
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Welcome to the Orion Township Public Library Summer Reading Program
Important Messages
Water vs. Fire! Choose a side and see what team can read the most during this summer's Teen Reading Program. Prizes will be awarded for 15, 30 and 45 hours read. Log your hours and write reviews for a chance to be entered into the grand prize drawing of a Kindle Fire 7" HD Tablet. Once participants read 45 hours each additional 10 hours read will get you one more entry into the grand prize drawing. The team that reads the most at the end of summer will get an extra prize! Always keep reading for more chances to win!

15 hours - Culver's Ice Cream Coupon
30 hours - Colorful Wayfarer Sunglasses
45 hours - Book of your choice
Reviews
Title
Seeing Red
Author
Kathryn Erskine
Review
When Red's daddy dies, everything comes crashing down. Nothing seems right. And, on top of that, now his mom wants to move! As he tries desperately to sway her mind, Red uncovers an ugly family secret that he tries to make amends for. This is a heartfelt book, I would recommend it to anyone.  Check our Catalog
Title
Harry Potter
Author
J. K. Rowling
Review
This is a review on all of the Harry Potter books. you should totally read them if you like fantasy, mystery, or science fiction at all.  Check our Catalog
Title
Taking Chances
Author
Lauren Brooke
Review
This was also another great book by Lauren Brooke! It had lots of details and great descriptions!  Check our Catalog
Title
The Roar
Author
Emma Clayton
Review
This story takes place about 50 years in the future, it follows Mika, a 12 year old boy and his twin sister, Ellie. They live behind a wall that has been built around most of Europe and Asia to protect the whole Earth's population from the animal plague a plague that led the government to supposidly destroy all life outside the wall. Ellie is taken from her home by the government for an experiment and a year later her parents believe she is dead but Mika refuses to believe this. Changes start to take place around Mika and he starts to realize that his world is built on lies and secrets. Mika decides to compete in a virtual realality compition and he is led to think winning will get Ellie back. But he realizes the government is recruiting mutant kids - kids who were born with abnormalities - and training them for something outside the wall that Mika could never imagine.  Check our Catalog