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Adult Programs

The Orillia Public Library has many fun and informative programs for adults and seniors!  Check out our Calendar of Events for more details!

Upcoming Programs

Be a Hot Reader This Summer!
Don't let the kids have all the fun!  Become a Hot Reader this summer!  Tell us what you are reading each week to be entered for a draw to win gift baskets as well as a chance to win the Grand Prize of 10 tickets to Mariposa Arts Theatre Film Nights at the end of the summer!  Ballots available now at the Check Out Desk.

3D Printer Training
Wednesday, July 18       1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday,, July 25      1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 28            11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Information Services Area
OPL has a new 3D printer! Join in on one of our 3D printing training sessions to learn how to create 3D objects! Staff will show you how to prepare a digital file to print and use the printer safely. Multiple training sessions will be held throughout the month. Please register

Wills & Power of Attorney with the Community Legal Clinic
Friday, July 20
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Programming Room

Join the Community Legal Clinic for a seminar on the difference between power of attorney and your will.  Take the opportunity to fill out a power of attorney for personal care form and a power of attornney for property form if you feel ready.  Please contact Information Orillia to register at 705-326-7743.  Everyone welcome.

Block Party Book Sale
Saturday, July 28
Don't miss your chance to snag some great deals!

Beyond Vision Loss Group
Tuesday, July 31
1:30-3:00
p.m.
Programming Room
Are you or someone you care about living with vision loss?  If so, join this drop-in group for CNIB clients, family and friends.  Enjoy light refreshments and connect with others experiencing vision loss on the last Tuesday of each month.  

Bookworms Book Club
Thursday, August 2
1:30-3:00 p.m.
Programming Room
The Bookworms will meet in the Children's Program Room for a summer movie (yet to be determined).

Learn with Mango Languages!
Tuesday, August 7
10-11:00 a.m.
Tech Lab
Have you always wanted to learn a second language? Now is your chance to see how you can use Mango Languages online for free with your library card! Please RSVP.

Books on Tap
Wednesday, August 8

7:30-8:30 p.m.
Hog N' Penny (9 Matchedash St. N.)
OPL's  book club for twenty and thirty somethings, will be discussing "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman. Please register.

Learn Ancestry.com
Thursday, August 9

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Tech Lab
Join Jayne and learn how to search this world famous database. Bring along some names and we can help you discover something new! Please register.

3D Printer Training
Saturday, August 11        11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 15    1:30 -3:00 p.m.
Tech Lab
OPL has a new 3D printer! Join in on one of our 3D printing training sessions to learn how to create 3D objects! Staff will show you how to prepare a digital file to print and use the printer safely. Two training sessions will be held in August. Please register.

Ukulele Jam
Tuesday, August 14

5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Program Room 2
Bring your ukuele and play along with the Sunshine Ukulele Network. All ages and skills welcome. No registration required.

Beyond Vision Loss Group
Tuesday, August 28
1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Program Room
Are you or someone you care about living with vision loss? If so, join this drop-in group for CNIB clients, family and friends. Enjoy light refreshments and conect with others experiencing vision loss on the last Tuesday of each month.