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Salamanders of Wisconsin

April 23, 6:30 pm
Local expert Michael Warwick talks about salamanders of Wisconsin. He will bring live salamanders. Registration is not required. For ages 5 to adult.


Weekly Storytimes are on break until June 17. Please check out our special storytimes in May.

Oregon Public Library offers weekly early literacy storytimes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Storytime is a great place to build early literacy skills through fun short stories, puppets, songs, activities, and crafts.

Registration is not required for storytimes.

Special Storytimes

Registration is not required.

Garden Storytime

May 6, 7 and 9, 10 am

We are going to have fun in the garden. Join us for fun short stories, puppets, songs, gardening activities and crafts. Each child will get to take home a plant. Wear clothes good for messy fun! For children 0-6.

Bedtime Stories

May 6, 6:30 pm

Members of the High School Drama Club join Kelly to present an evening of bedtime favorites, songs, and activities.Wear pajamas.

Bonus Storytime

May 8, 10 am

Therapists from Communication Innovations offer stories and activities to build speech and motor skills in toddlers and preschoolers.

Dads & Donuts

May 10, 10 am

Join us for stories and songs followed by donuts and juice for kids and coffee for adults. The storytime is for Dads and children under 6 but everyone is welcome.

Upcoming Dates:  June 14, July 12, and August 3

OPL Puppet Theater

May 19, 6:30 pm

The whole family is welcome to join us for a puppet play along with short stories, songs, and activities. This program occurs the 3rd Monday (January-May) from 6:30-7:00 pm.

Upcoming Date:  July 24

Afterschool on Mondays


Kids and families are welcome to drop-in anytime during the session to build LEGO creations. The library supplies the LEGOs and the kids supply their imaginations. FREE. For children ages 3-14.

1st Monday
3:30-4:30 pm

Chess Club for Kids

All levels welcome. Instruction is offered. Meets every Monday when school is in session.

Mondays (except 1st Monday)
3:30-4:30 pm

Reading Programs

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

An early literacy program for families with children ages 0-5.

Summer Reading Program

Children, teens, and adults can earn prizes for being read to or reading. Program runs in June through August.