Summer Reading 2015 - Orion Township Public Library
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The group will be discussing the book "Please Look After Mom" by Kyung-Sook Shin. For August, members are asked to read their favorite "Guilty Pleasure" book and bring it to the meeting to share with others!
Location
Orion Center
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 09, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
All quilters are welcome to come to the library and share their projects, expertise, and company with fellow quilters. All levels of quilting skill are welcome! The group meets twice a month, on the 2nd and 4th Thursday.
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 09, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Stretch yourself, do something out of the ordinary; enjoy yoga outside in nature! Whether you are a beginner or experienced Yogi, join us as yoga instructor Renee Westcott leads a series of 3 hatha yoga classes outside the library in the beautiful natural setting surrounding our building. You can register for one or all the classes. Teens and adults are welcome; this could be a great mother/daughter activity! Please bring a towel or yoga mat. In case of rain, the classes will be held indoors.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 13, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 13, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 13, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Grab your apron and sign up! We pick the cookbooks, you select and make a recipe from one of the cookbooks, then we all get together to share the finished products and discuss the book. Read The Deen Bros Get Fired Up by Jamie Deen and a grill will be available if you want to come early and use it. Register online, or by calling 248 693-3001. Cookbooks will be available at the adult reference desk during the month preceding the discussion, or can be requested through MeLCat.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
The group will be discussing the book "Please Look After Mom" by Kyung-Sook Shin. For August, members are asked to read their favorite "Guilty Pleasure" book and bring it to the meeting to share with others!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Stretch yourself, do something out of the ordinary; enjoy yoga outside in nature! Whether you are a beginner or experienced Yogi, join us as yoga instructor Renee Westcott leads a series of 3 hatha yoga classes outside the library in the beautiful natural setting surrounding our building. You can register for one or all the classes. Teens and adults are welcome; this could be a great mother/daughter activity! Please bring a towel or yoga mat. In case of rain, the classes will be held indoors.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join Marion Fox as she teaches how to make a quilted Christmas ornament using by English Paper Piecing. All supplies are provided.
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 20, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 20, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Orion Historical Society planning meeting
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
All quilters are welcome to come to the library and share their projects, expertise, and company with fellow quilters. All levels of quilting skill are welcome! The group meets twice a month, on the 2nd and 4th Thursday.
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Description
Ron Rademacher, author of Michigan Backroads, will share the stories of all things extraordinary in our state. He says, "There are incredibly cool things out there that no one knows about... A mystery tool in Ontonagon, Newberry tablets and statues revealed in a storm, tomb of the cow. Very few people have heard of these”. Rademacher has done Michigan Travel presentations for 15 years and is well versed in all the state’s stories and legends.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 27, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 27, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 27, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
New members are always welcome for the monthly book discussions at the C-Pub, located at the north end of Canterbury Village. To reserve a copy of "The Ocean at the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman, stop by or call the Adult Reference Desk at 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 03, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 03, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 03, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 03, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join Big Wave Sushi’s Chef Lucas as you learn about this Japanese delicacy and craft your own sushi roll. Everything from making the rice to choosing and arranging your ingredients. All supplies will be provided. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 05, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 08, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Description
All ages are welcome to drop in and have a blast playing games. We'll have board games, card games, and more for all ages and skills, so be sure to bring the whole family!
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 10, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 10, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The group will be discussing their favorite "Guilty Pleasure" book, and are encouraged to it to the meeting to share with others!
Location
Orion Center
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
All quilters are welcome to come to the library and share their projects, expertise, and company with fellow quilters. All levels of quilting skill are welcome! The group meets twice a month, on the 2nd and 4th Thursday.
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 17, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 17, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
The group will be discussing their favorite "Guilty Pleasure" book, and are encouraged to it to the meeting to share with others!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Be prepared to be amazed by the super hero magician Gordon Russ.
Location
Meeting Room A and B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 24, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 24, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
ESL conversation group is held every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am. The group is open to all who wish to practice their English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. The topics vary widely, and it is a great learning experience as well as an opportunity to meet people.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
All quilters are welcome to come to the library and share their projects, expertise, and company with fellow quilters. All levels of quilting skill are welcome! The group meets twice a month, on the 2nd and 4th Thursday.
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 31, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 31, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Our technology savvy librarians will help you understand your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment between 2:00p-4:00p every Monday or 5:00p-7:00p the 1st and 2nd Monday of each month. Our staff can also assist with setting up an email address and using popular computer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Call 248.693.3001 to register.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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. For more information, please call 248-693-3001.
Location
Off Site
Library
Orion Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come and join other needle artists to work on projects and enjoy each other’s company! No registration needed, just bring your project and drop in!
Location
James Ingram Room
Library
Orion Library

Welcome to the Orion Township Public Library Summer Reading Program
Important Messages
Escape the Ordinary - June 13 through August 22

Sign up for our Adult Summer Reading Club, then keep track of the books you read / listen to here. Each book you log earns you an entry for weekly prize drawings as well as for the grand prize drawing for a Kindle Fire HD at program's end.

For an additional challenge, try Book Bingo. Pick up a card at the Adult Reference desk or print one from our website. Each bingo adds your name to a drawing for a gift basket.

Both final prize drawings will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, August 22.

Grand prize winner or not, stop by the Adult Reference desk on Saturday, August 22 for a special "Thank Your for Participating" gift available to all Summer Reading Club members.


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A thrilling, intense medical thriller about a doctor to the stars.  Check our Catalog
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Stardoc
Author
S.L. Viehl
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A funny, touching, and bizarre look at art, reality, family, and what happens when the three intersect.   Check our Catalog
Title
The Family Fang
Author
Kevin Wilson