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Sunday, March 29, 2015

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Monday, March 30, 2015

Music and Movement (Mon. 30 Mar, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am)

Come sing, dance, and experience stories with storytellers in the Storytelling Wing. 

Film Screening: Song of the Sea (PG, 2014) (Mon. 30 Mar, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Based on the Irish legend of the Selkies, Song of the Sea tells the story of the last seal-child, Saorise, and her brother Ben, who go on an epic journey to save the world of magic and discover the secrets of their past. As enthralling for adults as it is for children, Song of the Sea is a wonder of storytelling and visual splendor that is destined to become a classic.

Media Auditorium

Easter Messiah Sing-Along with Utah Lyric Opera (Mon. 30 Mar, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Back by popular demand, author Tim Slover will provide narration about Handel and the creation of his famous oratorio Messiah as Utah Lyric Opera soloists and chamber orchestra perform high-lights appropriate to the Easter season. The audience will sing along to the choruses.

Fireplace 

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Pins & Needles (Tue. 31 Mar, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Bring your knitting, crocheting, sewing, or just yourself to this laidback weekly gathering of crafters. Join us for free beginning crochet lessons. Bring your own yard and crochet hook (size G or H).

Book Discussion Room

Research Revolution: Using Viruses to Save Honeybees (Tue. 31 Mar, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

How do you fight infectious, devastating bacteria that have been killing off honeybees for decades? A team of BYU students discovered a major breakthrough in their goal to save the lives of billions of honeybees across the world.

This event is part of the Orem Library’s sixth annual Research Revolution series, which focuses on research and exploration happening in the community related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).

 

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

ESL Classes (Wed. 1 Apr, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Mondays and Wednesdays, April 1–June 24/lunes y miércoles, 1 de abril–24 de junio 

No classes April 6–10 (no hay clase 6–10 de abril)

 

9:00 AM–12:00 PM/Media Auditorium/Las clases están en el auditorio de materiales audiovisuales de la biblioteca de Orem

 

Registration: March 23, 25 

Se registran el 23 y 25 de marzo

9:00 AM–12:00 PM

Class requires a $20 book/Es necesario comprar un libro de $20

R. E. A. D. (Wed. 1 Apr, 2015 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm)

The Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) program improves children’s reading and communication skills by employing a powerful method: reading to an animal. But not just any animal. R.E.A.D. companions are registered therapy animals who volunteer with their owners/handlers as a team, visiting schools, libraries, and many other settings as reading companions for children. If your child would like the experience of reading to a friendly animal companion, sign up for a reading time and date at the Children's Desk or call 801-229-7161 to schedule an appointment. 

Utah’s Biggest Liar Contest (Wed. 1 Apr, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Bring your family and friends to Utah’s Biggest Liar Contest and find out if laughter is really the best medicine. This event is free, open to the public, and guaranteed to tickle your funny bone.  If you’re interested in competing, please visit timpfest.org for registration information.

Storytelling Wing

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Kids' Chess (Thu. 2 Apr, 2015 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

All children welcome. Boards are provided but we also encourage you to bring your own.

North Mezzanine

Open Chess (Thu. 2 Apr, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Boards are provided but we also encourage you to bring your own.

Book Discussion Room

Research Revolution: BYU’s Alternate Reality STEM Game DUST (Thu. 2 Apr, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

What if learning math and science could be a social gaming experience? BYU professor of information technology Derek Hansen presents DUST, an exciting alternate reality game where players apply emerging scientific knowledge and skills to solve a crisis.

This event is part of the Orem Library’s sixth annual Research Revolution series, which focuses on research and exploration happening in the community related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).

Timp Tellers: Round Robin (Thu. 2 Apr, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

This month we will have a round robin, an opportunity for you to tell a story a few times in a row. Come see how your story changes as you practice for several audiences.

Media Auditorium

Friday, April 03, 2015

Film Screening: Cantinflas (PG, 2014) (Fri. 3 Apr, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

The untold story of Mexico's greatest and most beloved comedy film star of all time, from his humble origins on the small stage to the bright lights of Hollywood.

Media Auditorium

Saturday, April 04, 2015

Saturday Storytime (Sat. 4 Apr, 2015 10:30 am - 11:30 am)

Join us for a Saturday morning storytime--all children and families are invited to enjoy great stories and songs.

Media Auditorium

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About the City of Orem Library

The Orem Library is open Monday through Friday 9am until 9pm and on Saturdays from 9am until 6pm. We are closed Sundays and Holidays. Click here for a list of observed holidays.

If you need to return books outside of these hours, a 24 drive through book and media drop is located on the North side of the Library.

The Main Library is located at 58 North State Street in Orem, Utah at the north end of the City Center Complex (on the northeast corner of State and Center Streets). Parking is to the east of the library building and is accessed from 100 North. If you need assistance please call 229-7050.