Special Programs & Events

Winter Reading Club
Runs until March 8th! 
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, and book wizards to find your next great read. This is a free club.  Call 705-325-2559 or email us for all the details!  This program runs until March 8th.

Family 80's Escape Room
Friday, March 15th
1:00-5:00 p.m.
Doc Brown needs your help to figure out how to start the DeLorean so you can "get back to the future"! 
As a family, you must solve the clues to escape and leave the 80's behind!  Everyone playing must have Library cards.  Please register in person; $5 each.  Teams of up to 6 (One adult must be in attendance.)  Recommended for ages 8 and up.

March Break Schedule

No registration required except for the Family Escape Room!

Children's Department

Monday, March 11  Tuesday, March 12 Wednessday, March 13  Thursday, March 14  Friday, March 15 
The Theme of the Day  Spaced Out!  Mo' Mo Willems  DINO-mite Unicorns and Rainbows   80's Flashback
All Day Fun! Drop-in Daily Scavenger Hunt with Daily Prizes         
10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Drop-in Storytime @ 10:30 a.m., Crafts and Activities 11 a.m. - 1p.m.         
1-2 p.m. Drop-In family Fun Challenge        Family Escape Room
2-3 p.m. Drop-in Kid's Court outdoor activities         *registration 
3-5:30 p.m. Drop-in Family Art Activity        required  
5:30-7 p.m. Drop-in Movie with Popcorn        see above 


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!