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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Veterans Day Holiday Hours

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All Orange Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, November 12 in observance of Veterans Day. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, November 13.

Library Spotlight
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Friends of the Library Donate $36,700

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The generous dollar amount coming from FOPL will be used to purchase large print books, DVDs, Summer Reading Club supplies, and a mobile app branded for Orange Public Library, as well as fund the Library’s Employee Appreciation Program.

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Library Spotlight
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Travelling Book Club

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First Stop:The 1888 Center115 North Orange StreetOrange, CA 92866

Wednesday, October 10 from 6 pm - 7 pm

Sip a tea from the shop and enjoy a discussion of The October Country by Ray Bradbury.

Second Stop:The Woman's Club of Orange121 South Center StreetOrang...

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Library Spotlight
Posted on: September 29, 2018

In-N-Out Cover to Cover Club

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Read 5 books to earn FREE In-N-Out. October 6 - November 17, for ages 4 - 12. Sign up at any of our three Orange Public Library branches.

Library Spotlight
Posted on: September 29, 2018

STEAM for Teens and Tweens

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Orange Public Library Foundation and Edison International are proud to present our exciting Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math series. Teens and Tweens, Grade 6 to Grade 12 are invited to join. Click the link below for dates and programs.

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Posted on: September 29, 2018

It's Your Estate Workshop Series

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Sponsored by the Orange Public Library Foundation, this series of workshops meets on Tuesday mornings from 9:30 - 11:00 am, from September 11 - October 29. Click on the link below for a flyer with more detailed information.

Click here for a program flyer. Library Spotlight
Posted on: September 29, 2018

New go-to sites for K-12 research!

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Britannica School and Britannica Escolar are leading resources for accurate, age-appropriate content in English and Spanish respectively. Perfect for K-12 research, building information literacy skills and supporting STEM education.

Click here to try Encyclopedia Britannica Library Spotlight
Posted on: September 29, 2018

Seed Lending Library at the El Modena Branch Library

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Created as a partnership between OPL, Orange Home Grown, and the Orange Public Library Foundation, the Seed Library is a depository of organic, heirloom seeds held in trust for the community at large. Community members come to OPL and borrow free seeds do...

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Library Spotlight
Posted on: September 29, 2018

The Teen Zone has a new look!

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Orange Public Library has added more seating and work space with further upgrades pending. Want to be a part of future decisions made in the Teen Zone? Pick up a Teen Advisory Group application at the Welcome Desk.

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Posted on: September 29, 2018

New school year, new Homework Center!

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Students in grades 1-6 can check out our re-furbished Homework Center for a quiet place to study on Mondays through Thursdays after school. See link below for more details.

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

New Adult Literacy Reading Lab at the El Modena Branch Library

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Please contact the Adult Literacy Office (714) 288-2467 if you would like to get involved as a volunteer or student with the Adult Literacy Program.

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Updated Library Fees

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Beginning July 1, 2018

  • Replacement library card: $2.00 each
  • Extended use fee for books, magazines, and CDs: $.25 per day
  • Extended use fee for DVDs: $1.00 per day
  • Extended use fee for laptops: $10.00 per hour
  • Extended use fee for Inter Library Loan: $1.00 per d...
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Library Spotlight
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Visit our eBranch - Open all day, every day

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Our eBranch (electronic branch) is always open - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  You can download eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMusic and eMagazines, learn a new language, do online research, search our Local History digital archives, place holds on item...

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Click here for our eBranch Library Spotlight
Posted on: September 16, 2016

Show Your Orange Public Library Card and Save

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In addition to using your library card to check out books, CDs, and DVDs and for free music downloads, you can also use it to save money. When you show your library card at these local businesses you will receive a discount or special deal. Check this pag...

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Click here for a list of participating businesses. Library Spotlight
Posted on: December 14, 2016

OPL Seed Lending Library

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The Orange Seed Lending Library is made possible through a collaboration of the Orange Public Library Foundation and Orange Home Grown.

The Orange Seed Lending Library is located at the Orange Public Library & History Center, upstairs next to the Refer...

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