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NASA-Conquering Low Earth Orbit Exhibit

NASA-Conquering Low Earth Orbit Exhibit

June 2, 2017 - April 28, 2018

A Shuttle Lands in the Library!
Full information about the exhibit.


The NASA exhibit is a salute to the Shuttle program.
The exhibit features fifteen display cases of varying heights and a 13’ tall, 1:15 scale Space Shuttle full stack model. Two free-standing text walls summarize Shuttle’s 30 year mission, featuring some of the discoveries and benefits from the Shuttle Program.

Summer Reading Challenge 2017

Summer Reading Challenge

June 1 - August 1

Adults - Teens - Kids - Families
Please see more details and a full calendar of events.


Patrons of all ages may register in person at any reference desk. Once registered, you will receive your Reading by Design booklog to record your summertime reads!

Fire and Freedom Traveling Exhibit

Exhibit : June 5 - July 14

This six-banner traveling exhibition explores the birth of Frankenstein, the life of author Mary Shelley, the scientific search for the principle of life, and the transformation of the “monster” in popular culture.


This exhibition was developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine, and National Institutes of Health.

OPPLCon:A Celebration of Pop Culture

A Celebration of Pop Culture

Saturday, July 22
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Kids, teens, and adults: immerse yourself in pop culture!


Artists' Alley is returning with local artists and vendors. Kids can enjoy a superhero storytime, themed crafts, and by popular demand, a return of the costume parade! Teens can once again get their game on at the Super Smash Bros. Tournament.
New this year for adults are two discussion panels on The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones.

Mango Languages

Language Learning for the Whole Family

Mango Languages is language learning software for the adventurous, the ambitious and the curious.


Library patrons can try it out by going to the library Online Resources page, entering their library card number, and clicking on Mango Languages.

Overdrive, hoopla, and Zinio

Ebooks & Digital Services

Download an ebook, audiobook, movie, or magazine!


We offer a digital collection of audiobooks, movies, magazines, and ebooks available for download to your digital device. To use this service, you must have a valid Orland Park Public Library card.

Library Board Vacancy

In order to fill a current vacancy on the Library Board, the Orland Park Public Library Board of Library Trustees is seeking a resident of the Village of Orland Park to serve out the remainder of a term on the Library Board of Trustees. The current term runs through April 2019. Illinois law (75 ILCS 5/4-4) (from Ch.81, par.4-4) authorizes the Board of Library Trustees to fill a vacancy created by a resignation.

The Library Board meets on the third Monday of every month at 7:00 P.M. Please submit a letter of interest in the position and a resume to Christian Barcelona, Library Board President, either electronically to cbarcelona@orlandparklibrary.org or drop it off at the library located at 14921 Ravinia Avenue during business hours.

The library has made available on the web at Library Board Position a list of information which includes a list of responsibilities and duties for prospective board members.
Thank you for your interest.

Strategic Plan: Orland Park Public Library (PDF)
Newsletter: May-August (PDF)