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Friends Annual Meeting

New officers were elected at the Friends annual meeting April 23.  The results: President Diane Griffiths, Vice President Joseph (Pat) Belanger, Secretary Rob Zielinski, Treasurer Christine Martinico, and Deputy Treasurer Bob Bambach.  The proposed bylaw changes were also approved.  Committee Chairs (Book Sale, Fundraising, Membership, PR) will be appointed at a future meeting.  Let us […]

Tickets Now Available at the Library for Fiesta

Tickets are now available at the circulation desk at the library for this year’s Passport to Spring: Mexico, an evening of colors, flavors, and traditions.  The event is being held at the library on May 16 from 7:00 – 10:00 pm.  The cost is $35/person and includes food, drink, raffles, and an evening filled with […]

2015 Friends Spring Fiesta - Mexico

Fiesta Time!

The Friends of the Orion Township Library, in collaboration with the group Mexicanas en Michigan, invite you to join us for Passport to Spring:  Mexico. Experience a festive and magical evening as our library is transformed into five of the most traditional and colorful states of Mexico. Prepare to enjoy live mariachi band music, traditional […]

Logo - Leo's Coney Island

Leo’s Coney Island Fundraiser, February 27 from 5pm – 8 pm

The Friends of the Orion Township Library will be holding a fundraiser at Leo’s Coney Island, 281 S. Broadway (M-24) in Lake Orion on Friday, February 27 from 5 pm – 8 pm. You don’t need to bring a flyer or a coupon or even mention that you are there to support the Friends.  All […]

Gently Used Book Sale

The Friends January Gently Used Book Sale is happening now! Tuesday, January 20, 4 – 7pm Friends Members Only (you can become a member at the door) Wednesday, January 21, 9:30 am – 8:30 pm Thursday, January 22, 9:30 am – 8:30 pm Friday, January 23, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm (half off books day) […]


Last Day for Silent Auction!

TODAY, December 13, is the last day for the silent basket auction being held in the lobby of the library.  Get some of your holiday shopping done and help out the library, choose from 29 wonderful baskets, all themed around a book.  Proceeds benefit the library.  Bid sheets will be collected promptly at 4:00 pm, […]


Shhhhhh…Silent Auction at the Library…..

Twenty-eight terrific baskets are on display for silent auction in the Orion Township Public Library lobby. There are baskets donated by area businesses: Bo Rics, Teacher’s Discovery, Lake Orion Chamber of Commerce, Orion Center, Green Hippo Gifts, Werner’s Hallmark, Home Depot, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Golling GMC, Mr. C’s Car Wash, David Paine Landscaping, Bordine’s, Great […]

Dinosaurs Rule! Basket

Still Time to Donate a Basket!

There are just a few  spots left for donated baskets for the Friends Silent Basket Auction that begins on November 22.  It’s easy to donate, just choose a book (new or gently used) for your basket, then theme the contents of the basket (or any container) around the book.  Provide a list of the contents […]