Viva Florida 500
Throughout 2013, OCLS offered a series of special programs, celebrations, exhibits, performances and more to mark the 500th anniversary of Juan Ponce de León's landing on Florida's east coast.
2011Change Starts With Me
Start your kids off on the right foot by instilling principles and characteristics everyone values. Each month, starting in August 2011, OCLS will highlight an outstanding character trait.
Libraries embrace and celebrate diversity. Soy Culto is a targeted initiative to enrich its offerings to the Hispanic community, and raise awareness of the wide array of library resources available to them. Classes, free downloadable music in Spanish, and other materials from our collection are all part of this effort.
Money doesn't grow on trees but it can grow with smart investments. The Smart Investing workshops will teach you what you need to know. Get on the right track to growing your money with good information. Also available in Spanish.
2013The Big Read
The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. OCLS has been selected to participate in the Big Read a total of four times since the program's national launch in 2007.
How long have you been a member of the Library and what is your fondest memory? Everyone has a story to share. Tell us yours!
Where does the Library fit into your life? That is the question. And the answer is...
2007Take Know for an Answer Campaign
Golf Legend Arnold Palmer, HGTV Designer David Bromstad, Orlando Magic Star Dwight Howard and a dozen other celebs with Orlando ties took part urging people to "Take Know for an Answer."