Due to Mayor Pekau’s curfew announcement, the Orland Park Public Library will end curbside pickup at 6:30 p.m. from Tuesday, June 2 through Friday, June 5.

Orland Park Public Library is temporarily closed to help limit the spread of coronavirus and ensure the health and safety of our patrons and staff.
All due dates on items due between March 16 and June 1 have been moved to June 1. This does not affect online items, like ebooks.

Teens

Teen Book Club & Chat on GoodReads

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Hey Teens in grades 6-12! Join us for a digital book club starting Monday, May 18. All you need to do is create a free GoodReads account at goodreads.com and join the Orland Park Public Library Online Book Club & Chat group. In this group you’ll find a special spot for Teens to discuss our current read. Stop by any time! Yes we mean anytime! Today. Tomorrow. Two weeks from now. Anytime! When you stop by, let us know what you think of the book, add in your own questions, discuss your favorite or least favorite parts with others, and more. Our first book is going to be “The Belles” by Dhonielle Clayton. You can check it out from home on Hoopla in eBook and eAudiobook versions. See you at Teen Book Club!


Escape Rooms

Teens, try out these digital escape rooms!

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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!

 

 


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!)

 

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


Teen Virtual Art Gallery

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Attention all teen artists in grades 6-12!

We know that times are rough right now, but we’d love it if you’d share your art work with the community to help brighten our days! That’s why the Orland Park Public Library is creating a Virtual Art Gallery just for teens to showcase their artwork and gain recognition.


DIY Packing Tape Stickers

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

Read for a Lifetime

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2019-2020 is now closed.
Registration will open soon for the “2020-2021 Read for a Lifetime” program.


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


06/11
Bite Sized Book Chat
When: Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Join Ms. Alejandra as she discusses Geekerella: A Fangirl Fairy Tale b...
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06/12
Take and Make Craft: Origami Corner Bookmarks
When: Friday, June 12, 2020 - 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grades 6-12  Create an origami bookmark and personalize it to yo...
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06/27
Take and Make: Decorate A Mini Flower Pot 
When: Saturday, June 27, 2020 - 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grades 6-12  Summer is here! Pick up a mini flower pot to decorate...
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07/10
Take and Make: Shrinky Dinks Key Chain 
When: Friday, July 10, 2020 - 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grades 6-12  Create an awesome keychain for your backpack or keys!...
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07/28
Take and Make Craft: Clear Rock Magnets   
When: Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grades 6-12  Using clear rocks, we’ll show you how to turn them ...
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08/27
Take and Make Crafts: Clothes Pin Magnets 
When: Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grades 6-12  Make an awesome clothes pin magnet to hang your pic...
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