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Happy Earth Day from OTPL!

Happy Earth Day! Celebrate and protect our planet by using the Orion Township Public Library. Our books don’t use up electricity, and borrowing books, magazines, dvds and cds means reusing and sharing resources.  Visiting your public library is one of the most Earth-friendly, “green” activities you can do – and it’s free! Now that the […]

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Game Day at the Orion Township Public Library

Fun in the Sun at the Orion Library!

For Game Day, we took the fun outside! Kids enjoyed the sunshine as we played with the parachute, bounced balloons, and got creative by playing “Duck, Duck – Whatever!” Now that spring has sprung, please feel free to explore our Reading Garden. We have picnic tables for lunching, benches for reading, and plenty of room […]

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The Native Nerds

Hooray for Battle of the Books!

Everyone’s talking about Battle of the Books 2014! Rick Lieder, co-author and photographer/illustrator of Step Out Gently, blogged about how much he enjoyed meeting our fantastic fifth graders. You can read his post here. Our first place team was The Native Nerds, who scored an incredible 100 out of 100 points! Second place went to […]

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The Epic Five

Battle of the Books was a huge success!

Congratulations to all 53 Battle teams and their coaches! Battle of the Books 2014 was fantastic and we are so proud of all who worked to make the event a success. Click here for more fun photos of Battle 2014! First Place: The Native Nerds with a score of 100! Second place: The Epic Five with […]

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This Week's Featured Events & Programs

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

Babytime

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM

Location: Craft Room

Babies experience the sounds and structure of language through rhythm, rhyme and repetition.

Preschool Pals

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 11:35 AM

Location: Craft Room

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.

Mother Goose

Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Craft Room

Ones and twos develop social, emotional and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Orion Township Public Library

Music & Movement

Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Location: Craft Room

Early On Oakland County will bring a physical therapist and language specialists in for an enriching musical program for your toddler. Ages 1 & 2 with parents. Drop in.

Mother Goose

Monday, April 28, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Craft Room

Ones and twos develop social, emotional and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Preschool Pals

Monday, April 28, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 11:35 AM

Location: Craft Room

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.

Chess Club

Monday, April 28, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Location: Recurring Event Fix

Whether you are new to strategy games or you are a master, this club is for you. Learn the rules of Chess and Go, and play with your peers.

Mother Goose

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Location: Craft Room

Ones and twos develop social, emotional and language skills through movement, stories, songs and rhymes.

Preschool Pals

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 1:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Location: Craft Room

Preschoolers build vocabulary, language development, and listening comprehension with stories, rhymes, songs, movement and creative expression.