Special Programs & Events

There is always something fun for kids to do at the Orillia Public Library. Check the Program Calendar for details on all the Library fun or sign up for our eNewsletter and always been in the loop!

Sensitive Santa
Saturday, December 2

12:00-4:30 p.m. 
Fireplace Room
Book a 15-minute session with our Santa between 12:00 and 4:30 p.m.. This is perfect for children who have social, emotional or behavioral needs. We will be in a sensory-friendly space. Please RSVP. Space is limited. Cost: By donation.

Winter Reading Club 
Kicks off Thursday, December 21 and runs until the Friday before March Break 
Like Summer Reading Club, only shorter and colder! This club is for ages 0-18! Read what you want, tell our Library staff all about it, and enter to win prizes. We have prize draws to beat the winter blues, a Snapchat book club for teens, and book wizards to find your next great read. This is a free club. Ask us how to sign up!

Gift-Making Party 
Saturday, December 23

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Families are welcome to come make personalized gifts together at our party. This is a free event, donations to the food bank are welcomed. No registration required.