Tuesday, Sept. 20 – Tuesday, Oct. 11: The library’s radiant heat system is being serviced.
When visiting the library, please wear layers and be prepared for shifting temperatures throughout the day.


Teens Service Hours


Teens in grades 6-12!

Now you can earn Virtual Service hours, hours through Hybrid In-Person Programming, Teen Inc. In-Person Projects, and through Volunteen In-Person Projects.

Read for a Lifetime

Attention High School Students!

100 Books Before High School


For grades 4-8

What better way to prepare for high school than reading books? Keep track of the books you’ve read using Beanstack. Visit the library for a halfway prize when you’ve read 50 books. Once you reach your 100 book goal, stop in for a free book and other goodies to help you get ready for high school.

Escape Rooms

Teens, try out these digital escape rooms!

Escape The Abandoned Library


You and your friends decide to explore an abandoned library, only you find yourselves trapped inside. Will you be able to solve all the puzzles left behind and escape? Or will you be trapped forever? Play this escape room and find out.


This escape room is for all ages.
During this time of social distancing, the Orland Park Public Library encourages you to complete this escape room in your home with your family, or remotely with friends and other loved ones.

Escape From The Upside Down

Escape From The Upside Down
Based on the TV show Stranger Things. Play on your own or virtually with your friends! Don’t worry you do not have to know anything about Stranger Things to play! (While the room is made with Teens in mind, anyone at any age is allowed to play!)

Bachelor’s Grove Haunted Cemetery

It is time for a spooky adventure. Do you and your friends have what it takes to step into a scary story, meet (possibly) real ghosts, and escape from the famous Bachelor’s Grove Cemetery? Try out this escape room and see for yourself!

Hunger Games Survival Training

Do you think you could survive the Hunger Games? Try out our new digital escape room and see how well you do in training straight from the Capital!Be sure to stay up to date on all things Hunger Games and check out a copy of the new prequel “Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes” or download the audio-book on Hoopla!

Animal Crossing

Animal Crossing

Check out Orland Park Public Library Animal Crossing-themed virtual escape room made by Ms. Vanessa.

Trivia at Home

Gather some friends and family together for your own trivia night!

DIY Packing Tape Stickers

Print your designs using your computer printer, regular computer paper, and water-reisistant ink. Books and Magazines might even work!

All programs are first-come-first-serve unless otherwise noted. Click on a program to see more information sign up and receive a reminder email about a program. For more information, call (708) 428-5100 or email askoppl@orlandparklibrary.org

Teen Take and Make: Wisteria Room Décor
When: Friday, September 30, 2022 - 09:00 AM - 09:00 PM Where: Teen Loft
Pick up this Take and Make at the Teen Loft while supplies last. …
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Teen Inc. Little Free Food Pantry Stockers
When: Monday, October 03, 2022 - 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM Where: Teen Loft
Grades 6-12. Help keep our little free pantry stocked. You will need t…
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It’s Just a Bunch of Hocus Pocus
When: Tuesday, October 04, 2022 - 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM Where: Large Meeting Room - 104
We’re celebrating the release of Hocus Pocus 2 by showing the origin…
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Teen Inc. Halloween Obstacle Course
When: Saturday, October 08, 2022 - 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM Where: Youth Services Program Room
Grades 6-12. Register for this program where you’ll work with other …
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Manga & Anime Club
When: Monday, October 10, 2022 - 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM Where: Youth Services Program Room
Make your own Kitsune Festival Mask.…
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Volunteens: Eerie Luminaries
When: Wednesday, October 12, 2022 - 06:15 PM - 07:45 PM
Assist staff with youth program. Check youth description for program s…
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Vitalant Blood Drive
When: Monday, October 17, 2022 - 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM Where: Pavilion
Ages 16+. Every 2 seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood. This const…
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Volunteens: Nature Buddies
When: Monday, October 17, 2022 - 04:45 PM - 06:15 PM Where: Youth Services Program Room
Grades 6-12. Register for this program where we will help little kids …
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Teen Take and Make: Toploader Deco featuring Junji Ito characters
When: Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - 09:00 AM - 09:00 PM Where: Teen Loft
Pick up this Take and Make at the Teen Loft while supplies last. …
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