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Join or upgrade your membership
on or before Friday, May 11
to be eligible to win grand prizes!

BE A FRIEND and WIN! The Orange County Library System (OCLS) invites you to become a member of the Friends of the Library and be entered into a drawing for amazing prizes! Current members who upgrade their membership will also be entered. Join or upgrade your membership between Sunday, April, 1 and Friday, May 11 to be eligible. A random drawing will be held by the Friends of the Library Board of Directors on May 12. Winners will be notified by May 19. Friends members receive special benefits including home delivery of the monthly library newsletter Books & Beyond, discounts in the Friends of the Library Bookstore and gift shop and more.

Enter to win Online
Download an Application

and turn it in at any of the 15 OCLS libraries.

Prizes include:

Big Fin

$50 Gift Certificate to Big Fin Seafood Kitchen
Enjoy a tasty meal from this winner of the Orlando Sentinel Foodie Awards Critics Choice for Best Seafood Restaurant in Orlando.

NCM Cinema

Regal, AMC and Cobb Theatres
Catch a flick for free with three pairs of movie tickets to one of your local theatres.

History Center

Orange County Regional History Center
Take a walk through history with tickets to the Orange County Regional History Center.

Gifts & Greetings

Gifts &Greetings Certificate
Our Gifts & Greetings bookstore is the place to find steals. With a $50 gift card, you’re sure to walk away with some amazing bargains.

Eric Wright

Summer Cut and Style Certificate
Get that summer hair style you’ve dreamed of with a free hair cut from local hair stylist Eric Wright.

Oerther's Foods

McDonald’s Food for a Year
One FREE meal per month at any of the 25 Oerther Foods’ McDonald’s locations.

Mad Cow Theatre

Two tickets to see The Pitmen Painters by Lee Hall
Mad Cow Theatre in Stage Right! This new play by the writer of Billy Elliot is based on a triumphant true story that is both deeply moving and insightful.

Rosen Hotels & Resorts

Rosen Hotels & Resorts Orlando
Accommodations for two to enjoy a one-night stay and experience the world-class service Rosen Hotels and Resorts provide.

The Daily City

$20 Certificate to The Food Truck Bazaar
Taste the best in Orlando’s local food truck scene with this $20 certificate. Enjoy an exotic dinner and traditional dessert all in one spot with your friends and neighbors!

Sweet Tomatoes

Complimentary Meal at Sweet Tomatoes
A family of four will enjoy a fresh wholesome meal at a Sweet Tomatoes Restaurant.


Yum! It’s Chick-fil-A Time
Here’s your delicious chance to win a gift bag that includes a gift certificate for the Orange Avenue location and other goodies.


California Pizza Kitchen

Two Be Our Guests cards from California Pizza Kitchen
Enjoy two complimentary entrees and soft drinks at the California Pizza Kitchen at Waterford Lakes Town Center.


$50 Gift Card from Lowe’s
You can DIY and Lowe’s can help with this generous $50 gift card for whatever projects you have around the house.

Joe's Crab Shack

$25 Gift Card from Joe’s Crab Shack
Dine on succulent seafood and enjoy the fun, lively atmosphere at Joe’s Crab Shack.

Universal Orlando

Four Passes to Universal Studios Orlando
From Islands of Adventure to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, you’ll enjoy an out-of-this-world adventure with four one-day, park-to-park passes to Universal Studios Orlando

Black Bean Deli

$25 Gift Certificate to Black Bean Deli
Enjoy an authentic and delicious Cuban-style meal from the Black Bean Deli.  Black Bean Deli is a six-time winner of the Orlando Sentinel Foodie Awards Reader’s Choice for Best Cuban.

*OCLS employees, Library Board of Trustees, Friends of the Library board members and their immediate family members are not eligible to enter. Prizes are non-transferrable. All donations (memberships) are tax deductible. Proceeds benefit the Orange County Library System. No purchase or contribution is necessary.

For more information on the Friends of the Library visit www.oclsfriends.info or call 407.835.7481.

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