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Live Music Series in Downtown Lake Orion

Downtown Lake Orion Events → Lake Orion Live!Lake Orion Live! is a series of musical events taking place in Downtown Lake Orion throughout the spring and summer months!

Guidance from Oakland County Health Division

Hand Washing Steps | Prepare & Prevent Stay safe!

Several Programs Offered

Eligible Job Seekers Interested in Advanced Manufacturing Careers Can Enroll in Free Training through Oakland County People interested in pursuing new, in-demand careers in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic can prepare for opportunities in advanced manufacturing through free training programs offered by Oakland County Michigan Works! and Oakland Community College.

A Plan to Re-Engage Michigan’s Economy

MI Safe Start (.pdf)

From Oakland County Health Division: COVID-19 Resources and News

Oakland County: Coronavirus Disease 2019 | COVID-19 Resources First COVID-19 death of Oakland County resident Preventing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (.pdf)

Federal, State, and County Resources

COVID-19 Resources | Orion Township Public Library Stay informed about the latest developments with COVID-19 using these government resources…

In the news…

Parking committee discusses understaffed enforcement, lot hours, valet services | Lake Orion Review (ads) Lake Orion officials are working to expand parking options in the village to accommodate the increased traffic to the downtown. Commentary: Fixing the formula for road funding won’t fix the real problem | Crain’s Detroit Business (ads) A far better solution…

Did you know?

Village of Lake Orion Web Site | About The Village of Lake Orion: The village was first settled in the early 1820s by Judah Church and Moses “Samuel” Munson. Munson built a sawmill in town in 1825, and the Village was incorporated in 1859. Kim Urbanowski, Orion Township’s Citizen of the Month for December 2019,…

Orion Township – New Solid Waste & Recycling Program

Resources: Orion Township > Garbage and Recycling > Single Hauler Orion Township > Garbage and Recycling > Recycling Orion Township Single Hauler Newsletter – November 2019 Frequently Asked Questions – Designated Waste Hauler Collection Program

Community Education Services

Lake Orion Community Education Services: Spring/Summer 2019 Catalog

Several Current Community Brochures Online

Library Link to the Orion Community Fall/Winter 2018 (pdf) Orion Township Outreach Fall 2018 (pdf) Lake Orion Community Education Services Fall 2018 Catalog (pdf)

Practice sustainability – It might be fun.

The Orion Township Public Library has an event coming up in early November we feel may be useful to some of you. According to the Repair Café event page:What do you do with a broken toaster or hairdryer, a piece of clothing that needs to be altered, or a broken chair? Instead of tossing it…

Some Local Events/Calendars

Orion Area Events Calendar Events – Lake Orion Downtown Development Authority Facility Calendar – Orion Township Parks & Recreation Calendar – Lake Orion Community Schools Events Calendar – Orion Area Chamber of Commerce Calendar – St. Joseph Catholic Church & School – Lake Orion Calendar – First Baptist Church of Lake Orion Studio Classes –…

Treat your family to an adventure this holiday season.

Those of you who celebrate Christmas are probably planning to get a tree if you haven’t already done so. In a recent post, the Oakland County Blog makes an excellent suggestion: Find Your Christmas Tree on an Oakland County Tree Farm – turn your “annual tree trip into a family adventure inside the idyllic rural…

Community Programs at Orion Center

Orion Township’s Community Programs Department, housed at Orion Center, offers a number of Events throughout the year. The events and ongoing activities provided to the community are largely comprised of “general recreation programming and senior services.” The department’s Mission Statement states:We create community through people, parks and programs by providing recreation experiences, promoting health and…