Closed for Staff Day
Monday, October 12
We will be closed all day on Monday, October 12 for staff training. We will re-open on Tuesday at 9 a.m.
Tuesday, October 29: 6:00 p.m.
Adults are invited to bring their friends to Art 101: Oil Painting with Kristin Lorson, sponsored by Orrville Public Library Friends. During the event, Kristin will guide participants of any skill level through painting their own fall-themed masterpiece. The cost of the event is $15 and will include all materials; just bring yourself! Those interested may register now at the reference desk. Space is limited and payment is due at the time of registration.
Tuesday, October 20: 6:30 p.m.
Join us for a discussion of John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath." Copies of this month's book may be picked up at the circulation desk; we hope to see you there!
Friday, October 16: 1:00p.m. and 3:00p.m.
Kids are invited to build a robot that creates art! Grades K-3 are invited to join us at 1:00p.m.; Grades 4-6 may come at 3:00 p.m.
All supplies will be provided and registration is required: (330)-683-1065.
Fall Story Time
Give your child a head start in language-related activities and social interaction with peers. We have openings for children from 9 months old through second grade. Registration is required and story times fill up quickly. More information on story time themes and activities for age groups can be found on our events calendar on our website: www.orrville.lib.oh.us
Used Book Sale
Friday, October 2, 9:00-5:00 p.m. &
Saturday, October 3, 10:00-2:00p.m.
The book sale will be held on Friday, October 2 from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 3 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Those paying over $30 for membership in the Friends of the Library group are invited to come to a private sale on October 1 from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Membership forms will be available at the door. This year's sale includes an abundance of cookbooks.
For additional information, contact the Library at (330)-683-1065.
Monday, October 19-31
Decorate a pumpkin at home to look like your favorite book character and drop it off at the Children's Department desk, where it will be displayed!
Brick Builder Club
Saturday, October 17, 10:30 a.m.
Our Brick Builder Club invites kids ages 8-12 to bring a friend to imagine, create, and build with us. We'll provide the Legos, you provide the imagination! Registration is required for this free program; space is limited. Contact the Children's Department to register (330)-683-1065.
Thursday, October 8: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Help is available to those with questions about Kindle, Nook, or iPad technologies. Stop by for a quick tutorial on borrowing books and magazines from the library by downloading them to your device for free. To register, call (330)-683-1065. Bring your own device or play with one of ours!
Get Involved and Try Something New:
Community Garage Sales: Friday October 2 and Saturday October 3. Register your sale with the Orrville Area Chamber of Commerce
Trick or Treat: The Library would like to invite all to Trick or Treat all day on Friday, October 30. Orrville community Trick or Treat will be Saturday, October 31 from 6-8p.m. (rain date: November 1).