Teen Services

Life and Death

New November Teen Fiction and Audiobooks

Winter by Marissa Meyer (Teen Fiction) Princess Winter is admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, and despite the scars that mar her face, her beauty is said to be even more breathtaking than that of her stepmother, Queen Levana. Winter despises her stepmother, and knows Levana won’t approve of her feelings […]

Big Library Read: Oct 2015

Big Library Read: October 7 – 21, 2015

For the first time ever, OverDrive’s Big Library Read program is offering a choice of two titles: The Door in the Hedge by Robin McKinley and In the Shadows of Blackbirds by Cat Winters. Between October 7 and 21, 2015, both titles will be available with no holds and no wait lists. Download one or […]

Legacy of Kings

New September Teen Fiction

Hunter by Mercedes Lackey (Teen Fiction) Long ago, the barriers between our world and the Otherworld were ripped open, and it’s taken centuries to bring back civilization in the wake. Now, the luckiest Cits live in enclosed communities, behind walls that keep them safe from the hideous monsters fighting to break through. Others are not […]

"The Giving Season" illustration by Matt Faulkner

The Giving Season: Author / Illustrator Fair

Saturday, December 5th, 2015 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM If you’re an author / illustrator who would like to participate in this event, please download and complete the Author / Illustrator Application (pdf) and email it to Kate Kloor at kkloor@orionlibrary.org.  Please note: Participation is by application only and the Orion Library reserves the […]

This Month's Featured Events & Programs

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Geek Club

Tuesday, May 3 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: Meeting Room A and B

The Geek Club is a casual hangout night for teens who enjoy anything from Anime to Doctor Who to Video Games or even crazy YouTube clips. Snacks always provided and new faces always welcome!

Mother's Day Bath Bombs

Wednesday, May 4 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Location: Meeting Room B

Make them for your mother – or daughter – or come together! Join Camille Leinbach, owner of Autumn Moon Aesthetics, as you create your own fizzy bath bombs with natural ingredients. Registration required.

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Drop-In Tabletop Gaming for Adults & Teens

Thursday, May 5 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: James Ingram Room

Game lovers of all abilities are welcome to try the newest tabletop games, along with classic board games and card games. Drop in and meet up with other like-minded gamers!

Star Wars Day may the 4th be with you

Star Wars Day

Saturday, May 7 from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Location: Meeting Room A and B

May the Force be with you! All ages and families drop in to eat snacks, create crafts, watch a film, and share the enjoyment of this Science Fiction masterpiece. Come in costume for the chance to win a prize!

10:00a-12:00p – Youth crafts
11:00a-12:00p – Teen crafts - Teens bring a DARK colored t-shirt to create a galaxy shirt!
12:30p-2:00p – Special showing of Star Wars: The Clone Wars
2:30p-4:00p – Special Star Wars appearances

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Free Comic Book Day!

Saturday, May 7 from 10:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Free Comic Book Day is a single day – the first Saturday in May each year! Children, teens and adults are all welcome to stop by the library and select a free comic book of their choice. While supplies last.

Teen Galaxy T-Shirts!

Saturday, May 7 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Teens! Come to Star Wars day between 10:00a-12:00p for crafts, specifically a DIY Galaxy T-shirt. Bring your own dark colored shirt for this craft.

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Wreck this Journal!

Friday, May 13 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: Meeting Room A and B

Wreck This Journal by Kerri Smith is a special kind of book that encourages its “readers” to think outside the box, and redefine journaling. Every page has a different, often offbeat, instruction. Sew this page. Drip coffee on this page. Take this book for a walk. Color outside the lines. Poke holes in this page with a pencil. Attendees will be introduced to this new and therapeutic way of art journaling and fully engage in the creative process. Register online.

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Geek Club

Tuesday, May 17 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: James Ingram Room

The Geek Club is a casual hangout night for teens who enjoy anything from Anime to Doctor Who to Video Games or even crazy YouTube clips. Snacks always provided and new faces always welcome!

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League of Legends LAN Party

Friday, May 20 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: Computer Lab

Join fellow LOL players for a special after-hours gaming event! We will have library computers available to use or you can bring your own laptop. Pizza and snacks will be provided! Register online.

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