Author Archive | Becky Bolin

COVID-19 Closure Status Update – Jun 5, 2020

We are pleased to announce we have begun our plan to reopen the library! Staff will be returning to the library building on June 8 to help plan for a safe opening. Return bins will be open starting Wednesday, June 10 for materials to be returned, however, the due date is still July 6 and […]

ONTV presents Orion @ Your Library

Orion @ Your Library – March through May 2020

In this episode: Immigration: An American Story Display; MI Works; Community Conversation; Murder Mystery; Pierogi Making, 2020 Census; Intro to Tinkercad; Ask a Gardener; Thornapple Woodlands Seminar; Indoor Herb Garden; Spring Break Youth Programs; Guardians of Detroit; Kids Create; Team Trivia; Tech Recycling Day; DIY Pallet Signs; Fandom Fest; Free Comic Book Day; Friends Book […]

ONTV presents Orion @ Your Library

Orion @ Your Library – December 2019 through February 2020

In this episode: The Friends of the Orion Township Library’s Basket Auction; Cook the Book; MI Works; Alzheimer’s Caregivers Group; Community Conversation; Red Cross Blood Drive; Winter Workshop; All About Colors; Pick Up STEAM; Life During the Civil War; Family Place Free Play; Family Book Bingo; Orion Gladiators; Fun with Puppets; Magic & Comedy with […]

ONTV presents Orion @ Your Library

Orion @ Your Library – September, October, and November 2019

In this episode: Community Conversations, Red Cross Blood Drive, Maker Space programs for the fall, Friends Book Sale, Local Author & Illustrator Fair, Intro to Knitting, Create with Your Crew, Cook the Book, Paranormal Michigan, MI Libraries for Life, Thinking Money for Kids, Team Trivia, International Games Day, Phil Hale Trio Jazz Concert, Michigan’s Forgotten […]

Artist Sarah Roberts and her Little Library at Friendship Park

Local Artist Wins Library Art Contest

Congratulations to artist Sarah Roberts of Rochester for winning the Orion Township Public Library and Orion Art Center Community Choice Contest for her Little Library Art Project in Friendship Park. See all of the newly-decorated Little Libraries at the following locations: Orion Oaks Dog ParkArtist – Julie Sugg Jesse Decker ParkArtist – Kelleny Peake Children’s […]

ONTV presents Orion @ Your Library

Orion @ Your Library – July and August 2019

In this episode: Summer Reading, MI Works, Teddy Bear’s Picnic, Community Conversation, Out of This World, Outdoor Yoga, Neighborhoods of Stories, Family Game Day, Baffling Bill Magic Show, Babywearing Dance Party, Disney Family Trivia, Makerspace Glowforge, Splash + Play, Camp Crafts, Plant Based 101, Inflatable Carnival, Retro Space Movies, Apollo Missions to the Moon, Space […]

Orion Living Magazine Cover

The “Library Link” is Dead. Long Live “Orion Living.”

Our Library Link newsletter is now a part of the new Orion Living magazine, a collaboration between Orion Township, the Orion Township Public Library, Lake Orion Community Schools, the Lake Orion Downtown Development Authority, and the Orion Area Chamber of Commerce. Orion Living will be released quarterly. You can find links to the latest complete […]

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New Partners Added to the Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

Check out the expanded list Michigan Activity Pass participants, including the Belleville Area Museum (Belleville), the Negaunee Historical Society Museum (Negaunee), Historic White Pine Village (Ludington), and the Port of Ludington Maritime Museum (Ludington). Discover hundreds of Michigan’s cultural destinations and natural attractions with your Orion Library card! You can “check out” FREE or discounted […]

Emagine Theatre - Rochester Hills

Movie Mondays at Emagine Theatre

The Library Network (TLN) and Emagine Entertainment have partnered to make discount tickets and popcorn available to library card holders. Present your valid library card at the Emagine ticket counter on the first Monday of every month and receive an $8 movie ticket and 44oz popcorn. Discounted Movie Monday tickets will be available through December […]

Cub Scout Pack 128 Den 10

Pack 128 Den 10 Helps with Little Libraries

Cub Scout Pack 128 Den 10 from Webber Elementary school recently completed a volunteer service project with the Orion Library’s Little Libraries. After learning about how the library gives back to the community, each cub scout took gently used books to a Little Library in the community to stock them up. Great job boys!