Summer Reading Program 2014 :: Spark a Reaction :: June 7 - August 9, 2014

CHECK IT OUT: Mascot Games

All Locations: June 1-29, 2014

Come to any library location and check out five items with your library card, June 1-29, and receive a free ticket to the Radio Disney Fan Fest on Saturday, July 26 at Amway Center and a buy one get one free general admission ticket good for the Mascot Games on July 25 or 26, 2014, while supplies last.

This is the only event of its kind in the world! The Mascot Games features over 30 mascots including the Orlando Magic's very own Stuff, Knightro from the University of Central Florida, and Albert from the University of Florida. At the Amway Center July 25th and 26th. For more information about the games visit:

Orange County juvenile regular, property owner, or fee library card is required. In-person check out only. Tickets will not be mailed. Not valid for previous checkouts, books by mail or e-book downloads.

Teen/Tween Photo Contest

June 7 – July 31, 2014

Enter Online | Printable entry form

Show us your world this summer! Take a photo with your camera, cell or webcam and enter this photo contest! By entering this contest, you will also be entered in the Grand Prize Giveaway. Must be between ages 11–18. Orange County Library System regular, property owner, or fee library card in good standing is required to win.

Teen Battle of the Bands

Saturday, June 14, 7 p.m. - Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Everyone is invited to rock out after hours at the Orlando Public Library! The best local bands will perform their hearts out to be the winner of the Orange County Library's 11th annual Teen Battle of the Bands. Sponsored by Prizes include a new electric guitar ($420 value) courtesy of Guitar Center, a Sam Ash gift card courtesy of Sam Ash Music Stores, brunch at House of Blues Orlando, Tour and Meeting with Producer Luke Beaulac of Evermore Sound Studio. Call 407.835.7323 if you would like to perform.

All band members must be between the ages of 13-18. At least one band member must have an Orange County regular, property owner or fee library card in good standing to enter.

Enter Your Band!

Orlando Bands Guitar Center Sam Ash House of Blues Evermore Sound Studio WJRR

Teen Talent Show

Orlando Public Library, Saturday, July 19, 2 p.m.

South Trail Branch, Thursday, August 7, 2 p.m.

Show us what's HOT at the Teen Talent Show! We are looking for talented and creative performers to sing, play music, dance, perform comedy, or anything in between. Sign-up today, and bring it on! Call 407.835.7323 if you would like to perform.

Grand Prize Giveaway

Grab your opportunity to win fantastic prizes like tickets to Blue Man Group, a brand new wake board and bindings, iFly gift certificate and more! Receive one entry for each program you attend, TechKrew session you geek out at, and each photo you enter in the Teen Photo Contest. Winners will be drawn randomly at the End of Summer Teen Party on Wednesday, August 6 at 3 p.m. Must be present and between ages 11-18 to win. Orange County Library System regular, property owner, or fee library card in good standing is required to win.

Thank you to our Prize Donors!

Aloma Bowl Amscot Blue Man Group Boardwalk Bowl Boggy Creek Airboat Rides Dave and Busters Flippers' Pizza Florida Eco Safaris iFly Orlando Orlando Bands Orlando Paintball Park Ave CDs Putting Edge Wake Games Wonder Works Zoom Air

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