During World War II, an English pilot survives a jump from his burning plane due to an angel's incompetence. Caught in a nether world between heaven and earth, and in love with an American radio operator, he must plead his case before a heavenly tribunal.
Back by popular demand, author Tim Slover will provide narration about Handel and the creation of his famous oratorio Messiah as Utah Lyric Opera soloists and chamber orchestra perform highlights appropriate to the Easter season. The audience will sing along to the choruses.
From Shakespeare to Tennessee Williams, for centuries plays have helped audiences ask tough questions and examine the nature of being human. The Library is pleased to present some of Utah’s finest playwrights, acclaimed BYU professor Eric Samuelsen, Melissa Leilani Larson, and Wendy Gourley for an informative question and answer session on crafting powerful theater.
This year Orem Writes is excited to offer a special writing workshop with acclaimed Young Adult writer Carol Lynch Williams. Join Ms. Williams for a special hour long workshop that will help you address the foundations of fiction writing, from plotting your stories, to character development and getting your work out there. Space is limited, so please RSVP to
or call 801-229-7389.
Come join us for an evening of musical gems with the UVU Chamber Orchestra, featuring an all-time orchestral favorite, Tchaikovsky’s heartwarming Serenade for Strings. They will also perform Handel’s elegant Concerto Grosso in D major.
Set in the 1960s, Robert Kincaid, photographer, drives through the heat and dust of an Iowa summer and turns into Francesca Johnson's farm lane looking for directions. An unforgettable love story unfolds.
If you need to return books outside of these hours, a 24-hour drive through book and media drop is located on the North side of the Library.
The Main Library is located at 58 North State Street in Orem, Utah at the north end of the City Center Complex (on the northeast corner of State and Center Streets). Parking is to the east of the library building and is accessed from 100 North. If you need assistance please call 229-7050.