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Two Ways to Support the Library

The Friends are hosting a fundraiser at Leo’s Coney Island on M24 and Atwater THIS Friday, October 24, from 5 – 8 pm.  Support the library just by eating out – a percentage of all receipts will be donated to the library.  Come join the fun! Check out the air bike on display at Buffalo […]

Holiday Silent Basket Auction Coming Soon!

The Friends of the Orion Township Library will be holding their fall biannual silent basket auction from November 22nd through December 13th. The Friends raise monies to support the library. For example, we purchased backpacks with the library logo for adult summer reading prizes, and sponsored Science related presentations held during the Summer Reading kickoff. […]

Book Sale

Friends Gently Used Book Sale

The Friends Book Sale starts on Monday!  There are thousands of books to choose from at very reasonable prices: $1 for large paperback and hard cover, 50 cents for large paperback and ALL childrens’ books. Monday, 9/15, 4 – 7 pm, Teachers’ Night Tuesday, 9/16, 5 – 8:30pm, Friends Members Night (join the Friends at […]

Friends Gently Used Book Sale – Help Needed!

We need your help at our Fantastic Book Sale! Lots of times to choose from – leave your information, we will be in touch – help needed from September 13th – September 20th. Day and evening hours available. Friends email: otpl.friends@gmail.com Friends voicemail: 248 693-3000 ext 350 Thank you in advance for your help.

FRIEND’S RAFFLE!!

Jack Nicklaus “Golden Bear” Men’s Golf Club Set These sticks are parked in the lobby of the library, come take a look and buy your raffle tickets! Raffle Prize includes: Accuforce II Steel and Tungsten Irons 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and pitching wedge, Accuforce II stainless steel drivers 1, 3, 5 with […]

Jack Nicklaus “Golden Bear” Men’s Golf Club Set Raffle

Prize includes: Accuforce II Steel and Tungsten Irons 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and pitching wedge, Accuforce II stainless steel drivers 1, 3, 5 with covers and putter, two dozen Pinnacle 1, 2, 3 golf balls, tees, men’s large glove, and free standing golf bag with travel cover and easy carry straps.  $400 […]

Summer Silent Basket Auction/Bike Raffle Ended Saturday, June 28

Proceeds from the silent auction and raffle were over $1300.  The Friends purchased backpacks with the library logo for adult summer reading prizes, and sponsored science related presentations to be held during the summer reading program.  Programs such as Steampunk Jewelry Making, Creating Healthy Smoothies, and Belightful Yoga for Kids were paid for with Friends […]

Bike donated by Main Street Bicycles

Friends Basket Silent Auction

Saturday, June 7th through Saturday, June 28th – The summer Basket Silent Auction is just in time for this year’s 4th of July holiday weekend! Baskets will be on display in the library’s main lobby. Bidding will end at 4:00 PM on Saturday, June 28 and winning bidders will be notified early the following week. […]

Gently Used Book Sale

Check out the books for sale at the Friends used book sale.  Tuesday, May 6 from 5 – 8:30 is Friends preview night, annual memberships can be purchased at the door: $5 for student/senior, $10 individual, $25 family. Sale is open to the public: Wednesday, May 7 & Thursday, May 8, from 9:30 a.m. to […]

Passport to Spring: Road to Rome

A big thank you to everyone who helped with the Road to Rome fundraiser held last Saturday night.  We’re still waiting for the accounting to see how we did, but we do know it was a very fun night!  Thanks to our sponsors, donors, vendors, volunteers, library staff, and attendees.  The gala committee will be […]