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COVID-19 Service Update – March 15, 2021

The Orion Township Public Library is excited to announce that we are expanding library services beginning on Monday, March 15, 2021. We will open at 9:30 AM, and patrons are welcome to come into the library again, no appointments required. We will be complying with the latest MDHHS order, limiting to 50% or less of […]

Read Aloud at Home

Reading aloud to children can be an enriching and beneficial activity to foster a lifelong love of reading. To celebrate World Read Aloud Day, we created a few videos sharing some tips and tricks you can use to enhance your read aloud time at home. First, the basics of making an enriching read aloud experience: […]

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Wi-Fi Hotspots

The Orion Library is excited to announce a new addition to our circulating collection – Wi-Fi Hotspots! Get free Internet access on the go for up to 10 devices using Sprint’s nation-wide network. Checkout Information Patrons can check out 1 hotspot per library card.Hotspots check out for 3 weeks with no renewals.Holds can be placed […]

Headspace for Michigan

Headspace for Michigan

To the people of Michigan: staying inside isn’t always easy. That’s why Headspace has teamed up with Governor Whitmer to offer a special collection of meditation, sleep, and movement exercises designed to help you keep a strong and healthy mind in the midst of this global health crisis. While this was created for the people of Michigan, anyone can access […]

COVID-19 Resources

Stay informed about the latest developments with COVID-19 using these government resources. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.htmlState of Michigan https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirusOakland County – Resources for the General Publichttps://www.oakgov.com/health/information/covid-19/Pages/general-public.aspxOakland County – Resources for Business https://www.oakgov.com/Health/Information/COVID-19/Pages/Businesses.aspx

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Looking Back at 2019

2019 was filled with activity for Lake Orion library patrons of all ages! Enjoy this photographic year in review featuring some of our favorite moments, both inside and outside our library building. We look forward to sharing 2020 with you! Cookies with Cops – January5th Grade Battle of the Books – MarchVolunteer Luncheon – MarchFandom […]

Are you curious about which books and movies were most popular with your fellow Orion Library patrons last year? So were we, so we analyzed the check-out statistics for some of our most popular collections and compiled a few "Top Five" lists.

Patron Favorites of 2019

Are you curious about which books and movies were most popular with your fellow Orion Library patrons last year? So were we, so we analyzed the check-out statistics for some of our most popular collections and compiled a few “Top Five” lists.

Adult Battle of the Books

The Orion Township Public Library in partnership with the Auburn Hills Public Library and the Clarkston Independence District Library will hold its first Adult Battle of the Books program on Thursday, April 16 from 6:30-8:30 pm and will take place at C-Pub in Canterbury Village.  Teams will read four books and participate in a trivia tournament […]

David Kaufman and Lori Morris with newly added puzzles.

Eagle Scout Donates Unique Puzzles

On October 7, David Kaufman presented his Eagle Scout project to the Orion Township Public Library. David is part of Troop 186 out of St. Joseph’s in Lake Orion, under the leadership of Scout Master Steve Anderson. David’s project included ten beautiful and unique puzzles, plus a wooden shelving unit to store them. His project […]

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 […]