Programs

Something for everyone

The Orange City Public Library offers programs for children, teens and adults, year round. All programs are free and open to the public.

To see more future events, please visit the city calendar.

Find information about the Summer Reading Program under Summer Rec.

Kids Programs

Story Hours

The Orange City Public Library offers story times for 10 weeks in the spring and fall. Each story time is planned with a particular age range in mind, but all children are welcome to join us! Children under three must have an adult accompany them to library programs.

Pajama Story Time

Kids are invited to dress in their PJs and join us on Monday nights for stories, crafts, and a few wigglers to get some of that energy out before bedtime! Geared for ages 3-5.

Movin’ & Groovin’

Move and groove in this unique story time, geared for ages 3-TK on Tuesdays. Experience active stories, song and dance, and play with our sensory rich toys.

Preschool Story Time

Whether your child goes to morning or afternoon preschool, they can join us for stories at the library! With a morning and afternoon session on Thursdays, preschoolers will benefit from even more exposure to literature through a variety of books, activities, and crafts!

Babygarten

Children 6 months- 3 years and their caregivers enjoy this lapsit program featuring books, rhymes, songs, and stories, while learning pre-literacy skills.

Rhythm and Rhyme/Ritmos y Rimas

Bring your kids of all ages to a Saturday morning bilingual storytime! Enjoy books, songs, games, and learn the words of the day in English and Spanish.

1,000 books before kindergarten

Sign up your child (ages birth – preschool) for this self-paced program. Write down the books you read, and attend our graduation each August once you read 1,000 books!           **This program is supported in part by the MOCHA Kiwanis Club.**

Summer Reading Program

Each year the library holds the Summer Reading Program. Anyone, no matter their age, can participate.

Kids Calendar events

Teen Programs

Teen Summer Reading Program

Our teens are so busy, they can only find time for library activities during Summer Reading. Weekly programs and reading challenges designed just for them are in store for teens each summer.

Teen Calendar events

Adult Programs

Adult Programs

Book Club

Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:30 pm. Books are available each month at the front desk.

Monthly Programs

The library offers a variety of programs for adults. Ranging from historical to scientific to artistic. Upcoming events can be found on the calendar.

Adult Calendar events

Programs, events and classes are photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Notify the library staff member coordinating the program prior to the event if you prefer not to be photographed.

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