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West Orange Times & Observer Monday, Sep. 21, 2020 1 year ago

Do you own a library card?

The Orange County Library System is joining others across the nation to share with citizens the benefits of owning a library card.
by: Amy Quesinberry Community Editor

Orange County is home to an award-winning library system, and officials are hoping residents will register for a library card for access to countless resources and material available for use.

It gives cardholders access to free digital media, including e-books, audiobooks and movies; educational databases with virtual homework help and STEAM programs; technology workshops and classes; and the chance to learn new languages, including American Sign Language.

Virtual events, such as storytime, arts and crafts, and photography classes, are offered as well.

It’s convenient, too — books and other materials are delivered directly to homes.

To take advantage of Library Card Sign-up Month, visit The program can save parents and students hundreds of dollars on educational materials and services.


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Amy Quesinberry is the community editor of the West Orange Times & Observer and the Windermere Observer. She was born and raised in Winter Garden, grew up reading the community newspaper and has been employed there as a writer, photographer and editor since 1990....

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