Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

This month during Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, as well as throughout the year, Orange County Library System will host a variety of programs and events to share stories and celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. 

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage

Upcoming Events

Registration Required
Monday
May
16
11:00​am
(Southeast - Meeting Room 2)
Event Categories: Storytime; Arts & Crafting
Cruise down to the library for a staycation luau with plenty of tropical island fun for your little ones. Recommended for ages 18-36 months.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
May
17
10:30​am
(South Creek - Meeting Room 1)
Enjoy animal fables, crafts and activities at this library celebration of Chinese tales. Recommended for preschoolers ages 3-5.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
May
17
11:00​am
(Alafaya - Meeting Room 1)
Event Categories: Storytime; Arts & Crafting
Train to be a hero like Mulan through stories, activities, and crafts. Registration for each child required. Recommended for ages 3-5.
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No Registration Required
Tuesday
May
17
11:00​am
(North Orange - Meeting Room)
It’s time for an introduction to yoga with zoo animals and friends! Comfortable clothing is encouraged and mats are welcomed. Recommended for ages 3-5.
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Registration Required
Tuesday
May
17
4:30​pm
(Fairview Shores - Meeting Room 1)
Calling all trainers! Join us for Pokemon inspired science experiments including making Ditto Slime, Fizzy Pokeballs, and a Blast Off Team Rocket Balloon. Recommended for kids aged 6-8.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
May
18
3:30​pm
(Winter Garden - Program Area)
Konnichiwa! Explore the land of the rising sun with stories, games and crafts inspired by Japan. Recommended for ages 6-8.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
May
18
4:00​pm
(Sarchet Community Room)
Konnichiwa! Explore the land of the rising sun with stories, games and crafts inspired by Japan. Recommended for ages 6-12. Registration required.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
May
18
4:00​pm
In this series we will explore artists and their styles. We will also create our own masterpieces inspired by their work. Recommended for ages 9-12. Registration Required.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
May
18
4:30​pm
(Southeast - Meeting Room 2)
Event Category: Arts & Crafting
Explore your creative side with this monthly series. We'll provide the supplies and instruction on different types of art forms, you bring the imagination! Recommended for ages 13-18.
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Registration Required
Thursday
May
19
11:00​am
(Virtual Room - Winter Garden)
Enjoy animal fables, crafts and activities at this library celebration of Chinese tales. Recommended for ages 3-5.
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