Welcome to the Orland Park Public Library

The library will be closed Sunday, August 31 and Monday, September 1 for Labor Day.

MISSION STATEMENT

The library's mission is to stimulate imaginations, educate, entertain, and welcome everyone. We are committed to equal opportunities for all library patrons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or past or present status as a member of the military.

The library will provide patrons of all ages with a center that will enhance their sense of community and togetherness.

Patrons of all ages will have access to innovative library services, delivered in an efficient and effective manner, that will:

  • Assist them to enhance the quality of their lives
  • Provide materials, programs and services to help meet their educational needs
  • Provide opportunities to develop technological proficiencies and improve the ability to access information
  • Provide a source for recreational reading, viewing and listening, as a means to stimulate imagination and expand literacy.

Book Buzz

Book Buzz

Wednesday, September 3 at 7 p.m.

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Attention Book Lovers! Want to learn about future bestsellers before they become bestsellers? How about a chance to read books before they are published? Robert Haddock from Random House will buzz about forthcoming books and give readers the inside scoop on summer and fall titles. Advanced Readers Copies, book catalogs and tote bags will be available for attendees. Limited to first 100 patrons.

Writers' Group for Adults

Writers' Group for Adults

Thursday, September 4 at 7 p.m.

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Have your novel, short story, nonfiction, article, poetry, reviewed by an open group for adults.

Roots and Fences

Roots and Fences

Tuesday, September 9 at 7 p.m.

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Sharon Duncan speaks about her story and the stories of her friends and family members with disabilities. You will find the life stories situated right in Orland Park, Oak Lawn and the Chicago area interesting and entertaining and come away with the realization that all individuals can succeed.

Overdrive and Zinio

Ebooks & Digital Materials

Download an ebook, audiobook, or magazine!

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We offer a digital collection of audiobooks, magazines, and ebooks available for download to your iPod, MP3 device, Nook, Kindle, Sony Reader, or home computer. To use this service, you must have a valid Orland Park Public Library card.