Events
Girl Power!
ABOVE: Nia and Stedra GIRL POWER! WMFE invited OCLS to participate in one of their Healthy Woman Conferences called "Girl Power!" at the Orange County Convention Center. Enjoy the thoughts of some of the attendees.   Interviews LISTEN ( ... Read more
Events
Oh, Woman!
OCLS is excited to have participated in "Oh, Woman!" Women at the conference took time to talk to OCLS staff about the wide array of Health Resources available at the library.  Many also sat down to participate in a short 2-5 minute interview about th ... Read more
Events
National Day of Listening
StoryCorps has initiated a celebration that they are calling the "National Day of Listening." This initiative by StoryCorps is designed to promote family conversations on a day that families are traditionally together, the day after Thanksgiving. As we gi ... Read more
Events
Orlando Public Library Expansion
ABOVE: Model of 1985 Expansion Building. Photo by Andy Parra. Excerpt from Orlando Public Library Expansion Facts The Orlando Public Library is the headquarters and main library of the Orange County Library. The new building will fill an entire city blo ... Read more
People
Edgewater Library Staff - 2002
What we know today as the Edgewater Branch Library, part of the Orange County Library System, was located in the Northgate Plaza at 5049 Edgewater Drive, Orlando, FL 32810, but that was not it's first address! Read more about the history of the Edgewater ... Read more
Topics
History of the Orange County Library System
Sorosis Club of Orlando The beginnings of the current Orange County Library System can be traced to the circulating library collection of the Sorosis Club of Orlando. The collection was initially housed on the second floor of the old Armory building on C ... Read more