We love hearing from patrons, Friends, authors, and more about the work we do.  Read what they have to say…and please feel free to share your own testimony with us!

In 2008 I became a frequent visitor to the Troy Public Library when I found myself unexpectedly unemployed and came to depend on the technology center computers for “survival” job searches and internet communication. Having only been a casual patron prior to that, I soon became aware of all the services the library offers: job-related … Continue reading Jill McClure

Jill McClure

The Friends had the pleasure of hosting a library intern at our last board meeting.  Her impressions warmed our hearts! Dear Friends of the Troy Public Library, I had such an eye-opening and lovely time on Monday evening meeting all of you!  To tell you the truth, I was starstruck.  I had always been intimidated … Continue reading Sirisha B.

Sirisha B.

The Friends and the TPL co-sponsored a visit from Elizabeth Berg.  From the Friends Only Meet and Greet, through her 90 minute long presentation, and until the end of book signing, she was a true delight. From Ms. Berg’s Facebook post: Many, many thanks to the Troy Public Library in Troy, Michigan for hosting a … Continue reading Elizabeth Berg, Author

Elizabeth Berg, Author

Feedback sent through the general TPL mailbag! No question or purchase suggestion.  Just a big thank you for having Elizabeth Berg as a guest speaker.  She was wonderful as are her books.  I am now a paying Friend of the Library.

An attendee at a recent program