Welcome to the Orland Park Public Library

Library Board Seats up for Election

On the Consolidated Election ballot, April 7, 2015 there will be two seats on the seven-member Orland Park Public Library board up for election. Candidacy information for those considering running is available on the following website:
http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/PDF/2015CanGuide.pdf

The seats are six-year terms. Petitions must be filed between December 15-22.

Orland Park Public Library board meetings are held on at 7:00 P.M. on the third Monday of each month.

For information contact the library, 708-428-5203

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.

Eighth Annual Southland Author Fair

Southland Author Fair

Saturday, October 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Eighth annual Southland Author Fair celebrates Graphic Novels with Chicago area designers and writers.

Writers' Group

Writers' Group for Adults

Thursday, October 2 at 7 p.m.

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

Meet the Artist: Janet Hamilton

Janet Hamilton

Friday, October 3 at 7 p.m.

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Hamilton's work explores the basic shape of a square and the geometric element of a grid while stacking layers upon layers of color and texture to the painting. Slowly through obscuring with layers of paint, a new creation comes to life and the paint dictates the direction and energy expressed.

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.