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OHG Education Farm FREE Talk

September 24, 2016

cool season vegtables talk OHG

Cool Season Vegetable Talk at the OHG Education Farm

Did you know that cool-season veggies grow best at temperatures 15 degrees cooler than those needed by warm season types? There is so much more to learn! Prepare your garden for winter by attending the Orange Home Grown’s first FREE education class at the OHG Education Farm.  Master Gardener Brian Hale from UC Cooperative Extension Orange County Master Gardeners will be presenting invaluable information to help your garden thrive during the cool season.

Date: October 1st, 2016

Time: 1:30pm to 2:30pm


OHG Education Farm

356 N. Lemon St.

Learn more by visiting the Orange Home Grown website

September & October Storytime at The Orange Public Library

September 23, 2016

orange library storytime

September & October Storytime Schedule

Are your kids ready to jump into a good book? The Orange Public Library will be holding free storytime events!

Pajama Storytime (ages 4-6)

Tuesdays at 6:30pm

On September 27  Local children’s author Lexi johnson joins Miss sue for a special storytime


Toddler storytime (ages 2-3)

Wednesdays at 10:30am


ROAR Storytimes (all ages)

Join our trained adult volunteers all week long for these special storytimes at the Orange Public Library & History Center!

Tuesdays at 4:00pm with Miss Elizabeth Wednesdays @ 3:30pm with miss Joyce

Wednesdays at 3:30pm with Miss Joyce


Halloween Storytime (all ages)

Join for a not-so-spooky story session about Halloween and create a fun craft to take home

October 28, 3:00pm-4:00pm


Learn more about Storytime at the Orange Public Library by visiting the event calendar

Family Fun Events at The Orange Public Library

September 22, 2016

september/october family events

Head on over to the local library for some family fun!

Become a master builder, read next to a furry friend or learn some proper dining etiquette! There are so many fun events heading your way at the Orange Public Library!

Family LEGO Fun Days

Fridays, September 23 & October 14


Become an architect at the LEGO Fun Days event! Bring your creativity to the library and use our LEGOS to design and build something exciting and uniquely you. (Ages 3 and up)

Ruff Readers

Mondays, September 19-October 24


Read along with a new furry friend at the weekly Ruff Readers event. Children will have the opportunity to read aloud to a certified therapy dog at their own pace. Present by Independent Therapy Dogs, Inc. Every Monday at 3:30pm from September 19th to October 24th!

Learn more by visiting the City of Orange Public Library website



Sign Up for Fall Classes

September 21, 2016


The City of Orange wants you to fall into fun by signing up for fall classes!

As the leaves begin to turn to shades of red and orange and the warm weather starts to turn, keep winter blues away with fall classes! Stay active with dance, yoga, and kickboxing classes. If you want a chance to bring out your competitive sports side, sign up for adult softball and basketball leagues. Sign up for introduction to video game design, robotics, drawing or piano to learn a new skill or start a new hobby. There’s a class for everyone!

There are also a variety of children’s classes available! Everything from LEGO architecture to cheerleading and musical theatre.

The City of Orange offers fun activities for all ages and interests.  Browse through all of the classes by visiting the online Fall Catalog! Classes fill up fast, don’t miss out on the fun!

You Could Be The Next Miss City of Orange 2017!

September 17, 2016

miss city of orange

Are you ready for your chance to be the next Miss City of Orange 2017? Perform your talent, learn new skills, make new friends, and gain the experience of a lifetime!  

Submit your application by visiting Stay updated with the Miss City of Orange’ Scholarship Pageant Facebook page. You could be the next Miss City of Orange 2017! 

Learn more about the contest at the orientation.

Saturday, September 24th


Grand Street Center

146 N. Grand Ave Orange, CA


The City of Orange is Hiring

September 16, 2016


The City of Orange is hiring! That’s right, there is currently a position open here in the City of Orange and if you or your friends or families are qualified.

The City of Orange’s Public Works Department is recruiting for a full-time Skilled Maintenance Worker (Water). This is a continuous recruitment.

The Finance Department is recruiting for a full-time Senior Finance Clerk. This position closes on September 21 – hurry and apply today!

The Community Development Department is recruiting for a full-time Combination Building Inspector. This position closes on September 30.

The Orange Police Department is recruiting for a full-time Police Academy Trainee, and a part-time School Crossing Guard. The Academy Trainee position closes on September 30. The Crossing Guard position is a continuous recruitment.

Learn more by visiting to review the requirements or to apply.

Find New Reads at The Orange Public Library Book Sale

September 15, 2016

fall book sale

Fall Book Sale at the Orange Public Library this Friday!

Books, books, and more books! The Orange Public Library is having a used book sale on Friday, September 16th! Stop by to add to your book collection, and get some great fall and winter reads to snuggle up with during the fall and winter season. This is your chance to add some great books to your personal library at low prices!


Friday, September 16, from 1:00-5:00pm (Members: 12:00-1:00pm)

Saturday, September 17, 10am-4pm (Members: 9:00-10:00am)


The Orange Public Library

407 E. Chapman Ave

Orange, CA 92866 United States