Orangeville Public Library | Check It Out Newsletter | May 2021
Adult Virtual Programs
May's Storytelling Series features local author Alex McClellan. Join Alex on Monday, May 10 at 1:30 p.m. for a virtual conversation about her books, her passion for writing and how she develops her characters.
Calling all young scientists! The Makey Makey is a circuit board that allows you to connect anything that has the potential to conduct electricity i.e. a banana as a keyboard. Take a kit home and start your experiments. Note: you will need a laptop or tablet to use the kit.
Tween and Teens
Teen Advisory Group
Join Tanis on Friday, May 7 at 4:30 p.m. to meet other teens and learn about upcoming volunteer opportunities. TAG is for ages 13 to 17.
An event link and login instructions for Microsoft Teams will be sent upon registration.
Book Club for youth ages 13 to 17, on Friday, May 14 at 4:30 p.m. Join peers to discuss your most recent reads and get great suggestions for your next page turner. This month, the group will be discussing books in the fantasy genre.
LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com) includes over 13,000 expert-led video courses that help you develop business, technology, and creative skills. Once a course is complete, you will receive a certificate.
G1 Practice Tests
G1 and M1 licence practice driving tests and simulators for cars and motorcycles.
Can't wait to travel? Practice language skills so you are all set for your next adventure. Create a Mango Languages profile and start your learning journey today. More than 70 languages and 20 ESL options.
SmartSpots - Portable Internet
Power your online learning by borrowing a wireless hotspot for portable Internet. The library has ten SmartSpots that can be checked out with a library card for seven days.
Library Board Meeting
Wednesday, May 26, 5 p.m.
If you have a question for the board, please email Deb Vatanen
Curbside pick-up is available from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Saturday. If you have any questions about library services, please send us an email or call the library at 519-941-0610.