Join us February 26th - March 2nd in the Children’s Department as we celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday! We’ll have games, crafts, pictures of Dr. Seuss characters, and a scavenger hunt. Free for all ages!
Thirty-one local authors are planning to attend our 3rd Annual Local Author Festival on Saturday, March 2! The event will be from 10:00am-1:00pm. Stop by any time to meet and chat with the authors, and possibly purchase a book or two.
Authors, with the audience they write for, who are planning to attend:
Not sure what to read next? Looking for something new to read? Teens ages 12-18 can register for a bi-monthly Teen Book Box. You simply fill out your reading preferences during the registration week, then pick up your Book Box during the pickup week. Each Box includes two library books, treats, & trinkets.
2024 Book Boxes:
Register March 18th-30th, Pick-up April 8th-13th
Register May 13th-25th, Pick-up June 3rd-8th
Register July 15th-27th, Pick-up August 5th-10th
Register September 16th-28th, Pick-up October 7th-12th
The Orrville Public Library will be closed several days during the Holiday Season:
Saturday, December 23rd - Closed
Sunday, December 24th - Closed
Monday, December 25th - Closed - Merry Christmas
Tuesday, December 26th - Closed
Wednesday, December 27th - 10am-6pm
Thursday, December 28th - 10am-8pm
Friday, December 29th - 10am-6pm
Saturday, December 30th - Closed
Sunday, December 31st - Closed
Monday, January 1st - Closed - Happy New Year
Tuesday, January 2nd - 10am-8pm
Join us on Thursday, January 18th at 5:00pm to meet New York Times, USA Today & The Wall Street Journal bestselling author Gregg Olsen. Most of Olsen's books and novels are crime related, including "The Amish Wife", "Abandoned Prayers", and "The Hive." "I Know Where You Live" was published in 2022. With more than one million copies sold, Olsen's true crime book "If You Tell", was Amazon's bestselling Kindle e-book in 2020.
Registrations are preferred, beginning January 2, but not required. Contact the Information Desk at 330-683-1065 to learn more.
The Winter Reading Challenge is for readers of all ages. Everyone can read books for a chance to win a prize! The winter reading challenge will take place january 2nd through january 31st.
Children up to age 12 are invited to our North Pole Adventure which will be held on Saturday
How well do you know Christmas songs? Adults & families can participate in a fun t
Kids in grades 3-6 will enjoy using a variety of creative techniques and media as part
Registration for Spring Story Times begins on Monday, February 12. Story Times will run the week of February 26 through the week of March 25. Story Times are offered in eight different age groups, ranging from babies to grade 2.
Register by clicking on the appropriate age group on our website calendar or by contacting the Children's Department at 330-683-1065.