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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

Bookbike decorated for the holiday parade with staff and volunteers.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]