Posted on: March 29, 2017

Blood Drive at the Library

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Orange Public Library & History Center
407 E Chapman Ave, Orange CA 92866

Monday, April 3, 2017
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Call (714) 288-2471, or visit using sponsor code COO, to schedule your appointment.

Posted on: March 20, 2017

Celebrate the Orange Public Library & History Center’s 10th Anniversary!


The Orange Public Library was founded in 1885 and housed in the Orange Hotel and other locations before making its way to East Chapman Avenue with the building of the Carnegie library in 1905. As an important part of Orange city life since before the inco...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Volunteer Literacy Tutors Needed

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Click here to find out more about adult literacy and what is required to be a tutor.  Call the Literacy Office at the library (714) 288-2467 to request a registration for the upcoming tutor training class (March 28, March 30, April 4, and April 6...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Attention Teens

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City policy requires all volunteers, ages 13-18, to fill out an application.  

New volunteers, 16 and older, are required to be drug tested and fingerprinted.

Posted on: February 14, 2017

Orange Public Library Comic-Con®

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Cosplay, contests, giveaways, crafts, and much more will take place throughout the day. Local businesses, comic artists, and authors will also appear to showcase their wares and works. More information, including the schedule of events, coming soon.


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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Visit our eBranch - Open all day, every day


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
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.
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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