The 2018 5th Grade Battle of the Books will be held on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Waldon Middle School. For those who don’t know, Battle of the Books is a reading competition for teams of local 5th graders. Each team consists of three to five students. Teams read 14 books chosen by Youth Services librarians and answer questions in a quiz show format.
The Orion Library will close at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, November 22 for the Thanksgiving Holiday and re-open on Saturday, November 25.
All licensed area preschools and child care providers are invited to participate in our annual Preschool and Child Care Fair on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 4:00 PM t0 7:00 PM. Meet and greet parents and promote your program!
There is no charge to participate in the Fair or be included in our Preschool and Child Care Information Directory. The updated directory will be available online beginning February 22, 2018 on our Resources for Parents & Teachers page.
We would appreciate all information to be returned by Friday, December 29, 2017.
For more information, please contact:
Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper! Big thanks to all of the kids who voted for the Dragon Award this year-we had 160 votes. Runners-up were The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tullane by Kate DiCamillo, Star Wars: Jedi Academy by Jeff Brown, The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell by Chris Colfer, and Clementine by Sara Pennypacker. Look for the coveted golden Orion […]
This Week's Featured Programs
Monday, November 20 from 6:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Location: Meeting Rooms A and B
- Elementary Age
Make a homemade mason jar snow globe! The perfect gift for any loved one! Most materials will be provided. Please bring a copy of a photo you would like to put inside the snow globe. Register online.