Library Bingo!

The Friends of the Orion Township Library are hosting 15 days of Bingo! Every day from April 15, 2021 – April 30, 2021 at 7:00 PM the Friends will post two Bingo numbers on our Facebook page. Play along with your card by visiting the Friends Facebook page to see if your Bingo card contains any of the numbers drawn.

The Friends will be offering prizes to the first person to announce that they have one of the following winning combinations:
2 lines across or down; An X pattern; 4 Corners or a Full card

Please visit the Friends Facebook page for more details.

Latest News

A Friendly Update…

Become a Friend For Free Through April 2021!

As we announced previously, the Friends of the Orion Township Library are offering free membership in the Friends for the current membership period that runs through April 30, 2021. 

How To Join the Friends:

Donating Used Books and Materials

Due to storage limitations, we are unable to accept donations at this time. Watch this site for updated information as it becomes available.

Help the Friends Help the Library

Kroger Community Rewards

Kroger Community Rewards -

Sign up for Community Rewards and a portion of your shopping bill will be donated to the Friends of the Orion Library when you use your Kroger Plus Card.

Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile - You shop. Amazon gives.

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Friends of the Orion Township Library whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.

About the Friends

The Friends are a 501 (c) 3 non profit organization that was started in 1985 “to promote public support of the Orion Township Public Library and the library in the community, to promote reading, literacy and lifelong learning, and to maintain an association of persons interested in the library.” Friends act in cooperation with the library board and staff, serving as a liaison between the community and library. All money raised by the Friends, except for minimal administrative costs such as postage and printing, is donated directly to the library in the way of program funding, material purchases and monetary contributions.

Friends of the Orion Township Library Bylaws – Amended April 17, 2017

Friends Board of Directors

Back Row: Michelle Jerome, Carla Tousley, Shae Smith, Jan Thomas
Front Row: Mary Duenow, Bob Bambach, Dale Bell, Don Walker

  • President – Jan Thomas
  • Vice President – Don Walker
  • Secretary – Shae Smith
  • Treasurer – Carla Tousley
  • Deputy Treasurer – Bob Bambach
  • Book Sale Chair – Dale Bell
  • Fundraising Chair – Mary Duenow
  • Membership Chair – Michelle Jerome
  • PR / Marketing Chair – Jan Thomas

Friends Board Meeting Schedule

Friends Board Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

  • Tuesday, May 11 at 6:30 PM - Friends of the Library Board Meeting
  • Tuesday, June 8 at 6:30 PM - Friends of the Library Board Meeting
  • Tuesday, July 13 at 6:30 PM - Friends of the Library Board Meeting