The Orion Library will be closed Saturday, May 27 and Monday, May 29 for the Memorial Holiday.
Attention All Local Businesses – Summer Reading is right around the corner and we want to partner with you! Help us “Build a Better World” at https://orionlibrary.org/partnership/.
In this episode: Free Comic Book Day, the return of Puppet Theater, Gone with the Wind: From Bestseller to Blockbuster, Pick Up STEAM Workshops, National Children’s Book Week, Star Wars Day, Summer Reading, and more.
Four years ago, the Orion Township Public Library (OTPL) created a Strategic Plan, with help from the community. That plan ends this year in 2017, and OTPL is proud to say that many initiatives from that plan have been completed. Interior renovations, the addition of self-checkout, and the creation of new collections and programs, among […]
The state of Michigan receives federal funding that provides everyone in the state with access to MeL and MeLCat. This funding comes from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) in the form of Library Services & Technology Act (LSTA) grants, which is now at risk of being eliminated, based on the proposed federal […]
The library hosted a Cutting the Cord program this past Saturday. Due to popular demand, the library will be repeating the program this fall. In the meantime, if you have questions on the subject, please refer to this Cutting the Cord PDF which contains all of the information presented at the program. Stay tuned for […]
In this episode: Our recent renovations, Dr. Seuss’s Birthday, 5th Grade Battle of the Books, Pick Up STEAM Workshops, Septic System Use and Maintenance, PATH Workshops towards Better Health sponsored by McLaren Oakland, Minecraft, Intro to Self Defense, International TableTop Day, and more.
The Orion Library held a number of Community Conversations last year to gather “public knowledge” about our residents’ aspirations for the community. Visit https://orionlibrary.org/documents/conversation-consensus.pdf for a summary of what we heard at these conversations which we want to share with you. We have scheduled one more meeting, somewhat of a wrap-up session, on Wednesday, March […]
This Week's Featured Events & Programs
Wednesday, May 24 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Youth Activity Room
- K - 5
Please call the Youth Reference Desk at 248-693-3002 to register for this program. Practice your reading skills with the lovable Bear. Choose your favorite book to real aloud and receive a stamp for each time you read. Receive a free book of your choice after you have earned four stamps.
Thursday, May 25 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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.
Tuesday, May 30 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Off Site - CJ's Lakeside Grill
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. To see about available space, please call 248-693-3000, ext 309.
Tuesday, May 30 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Meeting Room A
- Senior Citizens
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each others company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!