Lawrence | Michigan | 49064 | Lawrence Tigers | Village of Lawrence

 The Village of Lawrence, Michigan is a small, hometown community nestled at the center of Van Buren County. Lawrence is evenly distanced (2.5 hours) between Detroit and Chicago and boasts a variety of scenic agricultural farms and picturesque lakes, all within a few miles of the Village.  With direct access to I-94, a short drive east to Kalamazoo or west to Lake Michigan beaches.  Lawrence is the hub for many of Van Buren County functions, including the Van Buren Technology Center, the Van Buren Conference Center, and the Van Buren County Road Commission.  With an active community volunteer base, there are many family-oriented annual celebrations and festivals, including the Labor Day Weekend Ox Roast & Homecoming Festival. Lawrence Public Schools provide students with an excellent K-12 educational opportunity in a safe, nurturing setting and offer a host of extracurricular activities including many competitive athletic programs, such as our 8-Man Football Team which was State Champs in 2014!

    Shawn Mead Photography opens in Lawrence

Shawn Mead Photography, had their grand opening on Aug 27th. 

Shawn provides high school senior portraits, local sports action photos, wedding & family portraits.  His studio is at 108 N Paw Paw St and he can be also reached at


  The Fire Brick Cafe , a restaurant cafe/bakery/flower shop opened for business August 26. The proprietors are Jill Cooper of Holland and Angie Grider of Keeler.  It will also operate as a satellite of Posies & Pastries of Holland MI, which provides pastries, custom flower arrangements, pastries, cake decorating classes, photography and wedding planning.


A&B Packing Equipment among "Michigan's 50 Companies to Watch"





Village of Lawrence  - PO Box 217 - 157 N. Paw Paw - Lawrence, Michigan 49064  - (269) 674-8161

                       Office Hours (Monday thru Friday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm , 1:00pm - 5:00 pm