Outreach, Senior & Homebound Services

Trust No One by Jayne Krentz book cover

New Large Print

The Library received some great new Large Print books in February.  We’ve shared a couple below that we think sound fantastic, but you can see the list of all the new titles HERE. It’s no coincidence when Grace Elland finds a vodka bottle next to the lifeless body of her boss, motivational speaker Sprague Witherspoon. […]

13 Soldiers by John McCain and Mark Salter book cover

January New Large Print

The library received some wonderful new Large Print titles in January.  Below are a couple we think sound really interesting, but you can see the whole list HERE. John McCain’s evocative history of Americans at war, told through the personal accounts of thirteen remarkable soldiers who fought in major military conflicts, from the Revolutionary War of 1776 […]

book cover of Revival by Stephen King

End of 2014 New Large Print

The Library ended 2014 with some great new additions to our Large Print collection.  Below are two of the new books that we think you’ll really enjoy, but you can see the whole list of new Large Print received in December HERE. In a small New England town over half a century ago, a boy […]

book cover of The Good Son

New November Large Print Books

OTPL received some fantastic new Large Print titles in November.  To see the whole list, click HERE.  Here are just a couple of the books that we think you’ll really enjoy: At the heart of The Good Son is the most important relationship in JFK Jr.’s life: that with his mother, Jackie Kennedy Onassis. Andersen […]

Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman book cover

October’s New Large Print

We got quite the selection of new Large Print Books during the month of October.  To view the whole list, click HERE.  But here are just a couple great non-fiction titles that we think you will enjoy. With her career, live-in boyfriend and loving family, Piper Kerman barely resembles the rebellious young woman who got mixed up […]

Stone Cold by CJ Box book cover

New Large Print

OTPL received some excellent new titles for our Large Print Collection last month.  Below are just a couple of the books we think you’ll love; to see the entire list, please click HERE.   Everything about the man is a mystery: the massive ranch in the remote Black Hills of Wyoming that nobody ever visits, the […]

Upcoming Programs for Adults & Seniors

Elf Workshop

Saturday, December 10 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location: Meeting Room A and B

  • All Ages

Be an elf and make presents for you loved ones! Decorate an ice-cream cone tree and visit with Santa. The whole family is invited.

Monday Next Chapter Book Club

Monday, December 12 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Location: Off Site - CJ's Lakeside Grill

  • Adults

The library is hosting a book discussion for developmentally or intellectually challenged patrons in our area. The discussions are held at CJs Restaurant in downtown Lake Orion. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.

Friends Gala Planning

Monday, December 12 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: James Ingram Room

  • Adults

Friends Gala Planning

Battle of the Books Coaches Meeting

Monday, December 12 from 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM

Location: Meeting Room A and B

  • Adults

Battle coaches, please attend this informative session where librarians will answer all the questions you
may have as a Battle of the Books coach.

Tuesday Next Chapter Book Club

Tuesday, December 13 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Location: Off Site - CJ's Lakeside Grill

  • Adults

The library is hosting a book discussion for developmentally or intellectually challenged patrons in our area. The discussions are held at CJs Restaurant in downtown Lake Orion. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.

Needle Arts Circle

Tuesday, December 13 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Location: James Ingram Room

  • Adults
  • Senior Citizens

Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!

ESL Conversation Group

Wednesday, December 14 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Meeting Room B

  • Adults

ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.

Book Bunch Book Club

Wednesday, December 14 from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Location: Off Site - Orion Center

  • Senior Citizens
  • Adults

The group will be discussing the book "People of the Book" by Geraldine Brooks.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Thursday, December 15 from 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM

Location: Meeting Room A and B

  • Adults

Be a Lifesaver! Donate Blood @ the Orion Library. To schedule an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood.org/make-donation/ and enter the sponsor code: orionlibrary. Appointments can also be scheduled via email or phone at 248-693-3000 x324. Walk-ins are also welcome.

Thursday Afternoon Book Club

Thursday, December 15 from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Location: James Ingram Room

  • Senior Citizens
  • Adults

The group will be discussing the book "People of the Book" by Geraldine Brooks.

Drop-In One-on-one Technology Help

Thursday, December 15 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

  • Adults

Our network & systems administrator (IT Guy) is available to help you with your electronic device from 6:00p-8:00p every Thursday. He will teach you how to use your new device, recommend devices based on your needs, remove viruses, fix error messages, configure email, recommend apps, and otherwise help you with anything involving technology. No sign up is necessary for this weekly program, but you may call Eric at 248-287-8019 if you need to discuss something before you come to the drop-in tech help.

Library Board Meeting

Thursday, December 15 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: Conference Room

  • Adults

Library Board Meeting