• Friends Used Book Sale: September 15 - September 20

  • Library Card Signup Month - September

Do or Die by Suzanne Brockmann, book cover

August’s New Large Print

The Library received some wonderful new books in Large Print last month.  Below are two that we think you’ll really enjoy, but you can click HERE to see the whole list. The first case that lawyer Phoebe Kruger tries for her prestigious new firm isn’t going the way she thought it would. Her client, Ian Dunn, […]

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A Fall of Marigolds book cover

New Large Print in July

The Library added some really wonderful new Large Print books last month.  Here are a couple that we think you’ll really enjoy!  To see all Large Print received in July, just click HERE. September 1911. On Ellis Island in New York Harbor, nurse Clara Wood cannot face returning to Manhattan, where the man she loved […]

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Making Masterpiece book cover

June’s New Large Print

As summer finally arrived, some great new large print books arrived at the Library.  Below are just two of these titles, but you can view the whole list HERE. The Emmy Award-winning producer of PBS’s Masterpiece Theatre reveals the secrets to Downton Abbey,  Sherlock,  and its other hit programs. For more than twenty-five years and counting, […]

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Carnal Curiosity by Stuart Woods book cover

May’s New Large Print!

The Library received some wonderful new titles in Large Print in May.  Here are just a couple we think you’ll enjoy, but you can view the whole list HERE.   Stone Barrington seems to have a knack for being in the wrong place at the wrong time.  When Manhattan’s elite are beset by a series […]

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Power Play by Danielle Steel book cover

April Showers bring…New Large Print!

The Library received some fantastic new Large Print in April.  Below are just two of these titles, but you can check out the whole list HERE. Even though Harvard-educated Fiona Carson has proven herself under fire as CEO of National Technology Advancement, a multibillion-dollar high-tech company based in Palo Alto, California, she still has to […]

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Practice to Deceive by Ann Rule book cover

New March Large Print

We received some fantastic new large print in March.  Below are just two of these great titles.  To see the whole list, just click HERE. This true-crime mystery is set on a sleepy island in the Pacific Northwest: a man is murdered and the long list of suspects includes an aging beauty queen and her […]

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Upcoming Programs for Adults & Seniors

  • Youth
  • Teen
  • Adult
  • Outreach
  • Friends of the Library

Thursday Afternoon Book Club

Thursday, September 18, 2014 from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Location: James Ingram Room

The group will be discussing the book "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. The next title to be read for October will be "The Scent of Rain and Lightning" by Nancy Pickard.

Book Discussion at the C-Pub

Monday, September 22, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: Off Site


New members are always welcome for the monthly book discussions at the C-Pub, located at the north end of Canterbury Village. To reserve a copy of "The Hundred-Year-Old-Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared" by Jonas Jonasson, stop by or call the Adult Reference Desk at 248-693-3001.

Next Chapter Book Club

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Location: Off Site

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.

ESL Conversation Group

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: James Ingram Room

ESL conversation group is held every Tuesday 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.

Needle Arts Circle

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Location: James Ingram Room

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!

Seniors Helping Seniors Program

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Location: Meeting Room A

Presented by Seniors Helping Seniors, will provide information for seniors, their families, and caregivers. Protecting the Senior Against Scams, presented by Seniors Helping Seniors & Protection Against Identity Theft in the Digital Age, presented by Tom Delpup.