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Letter to the Editor
July 22, 2019

To the Editor and the Community of Oak Ridge:

The Oak Ridge Public Library staff would like to express our thanks to all the kids and their caregivers who participated in our 2019 Summer Reading Program. Over 570 participants signed up for this year’s space themed program “A Universe of Stories,” and they read or listened to over 6,600 books!


Outsmart the Scammers

Incidents of fraud are on the rise, and scammers’ tactics are becoming more complex. That’s why its important to educate yourself about fraud. And while no one is immune, there are steps you can take to Outsmart the Scammers.
Join us for this presentation at 12pm-1pm on Wednesday, August 21st, and learn important strategies to help protect you and the ones you love. We’ll share:
• How to spot certain red flags that may indicate a fraudulent encounter
• Resources you can turn to in the event you or a loved one is targeted
• Steps you can take now to help protect yourself and your loved ones
  


Small business Database

Want to start your own business, but don't know how? Start with the Small Business Resource Center.

Available right here!


  

Upcoming Events


August 19th:
Storytime

Splash!
10:30am-11:30am


August 20th:
Storytime

Bear With Me
10:30am-11:30am


August 21st:
World Wise Wednesdays

Outsmart the Scammers
12:00-1:00pm








New Children's Room Hours

Monday - Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Please note that the Children's Room will open 1 hour AFTER the Main Library on Saturdaymorning. As is always the case, should you require materials from the Children's Roomwhen it is closed, a staff member at the front desk will be happy to assist you.