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INTRODUCING HOOPLA

With demand for digital titles and streaming movies sky rocketing, Oak Ridge Public Library is excited to add hoopla digital as an available online service. With countless curated collections, hoopla digital offers endless options for people of all ages. Audiobooks, eBooks, music, and streaming video are all readily available for download.





INTERVIEW WITH INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED STORYTELLER SHEILA ARNOLD

Sheila Arnold is the guest for our April 20, 2022 World Wise Wednesday.

Ms. Arnold is the headliner at this year’s Flatwater Tales Storytelling Festival. In addition to discussing her career as a storyteller, Ms. Arnold will be telling the story of Oak Ridge's Scarboro 85. The 85 were the first to desegregate a school district in the South. Sheila will be honoring them by sharing some of their stories. The 2022 Flatwater Tales Storytelling Festival in Oak Ridge Tennessee is June 3-4 at the historic Grove Theater with a workshop on June 2 at the UT Arboretum.


Register for the Webinar by clicking here.


A Discussion on Sustainable Aviation Fuels

On April 28, 2022 at 1:00pm, learn about developments in sustainable aviation fuels and the potential impacts.

Join our guest speaker, Dr. Gerald A. Tuskan, Corporate Fellow and Research Scientist at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory for this Tech Talk. Dr. Tuskan has a background in genetics and forest management.


Register by clicking here.

This Technology Thursday class is in partnership with Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

CAREER COACH

The Mobile American Job Center will be located at the Oak Ridge Public Library from 11:00am to 3:00pm on Friday, April 1st, 2022.

Mobile American Job Center staff will be assisting individuals with job searches, resume writing, and interview skills as well as registering for Jobs4TN, where there are over 90,000 jobs available across the state.

 Come get on the coach and see what we can do for you!

upcoming youth Programs


Mother Goose
Library Auditorium 
Apr. 7th @ 10:30am



Teen Space
Library Auditorium
Wed. @ 2:00pm



Ms. Michaela's Storytime
Library Auditorium
Mon. & Tues. @ 10:30