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July 2013 Programs

MAHONING COUNTY – Mark your calendars and plan on attending these July programs at the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County (PLYMC). The Summer Reading Club is going strong! Don’t miss out on these special summer events.

MEET NICK BRUEL, AUTHOR OF THE ‘BAD KITTY’ BOOKS

Meet “Bad Kitty” Author Nick Bruel - Meet the creator of the popular Bad Kitty books and hear how he gets his ideas for Kitty's adventures. Fun for the whole family. Don’t forget to finish your 30 hours of reading for an invitation to the Bad Kitty Breakfast Bash which will be held the morning of July 30.
Austintown, 2 p.m., Tues., July 30 (free and open to the public)
Boardman, 7 p.m., Tues., July 30 (free and open to the public)

NEW THIS SUMMER: INNOVATIVE PROGRAM WITH GROW YOUNGSTOWN

Grow Youngstown Digs the Library! –In an innovative partnership, the Library will partner with Grow Youngstown CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) to provide a space for pick-up of locally grown fresh produce and will present special taste-testing demos in the library. Beginning in June, the East and Poland library branches, participants may pick up their fresh local produce here:
East Library, Tuesdays at 5-6 p.m., lobby area
Poland Library, Tuesdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m., lower level, facilitated by Kravitz Delicatessen

To participate in this program, potential customers must contact Grow Youngstown and make arrangements in advance. For more information, or to order a share, go to http://www.growyoungstown.org/csa.html  or call 330-286-0688. Grow Youngstown also provides subsidy to low-income families and accepts EBT.  Participation helps build a strong local food economy that supports producers and ensures healthy food access to more local families. The organization offers a great nutritional value because food travels a short distance to your plate, supports the local economy, is a good price, offers variety, and comes from sustainable sources. Grow Youngstown is Mahoning Valley’s only CSA program and is part of the rapidly growing national movement towards locally produced foods and healthy farming practices.

Join Us for a Taste Testing Demo - Join representatives from Grow Youngstown for a taste-testing demo and learn creative ways to prepare local produce.
East, 5 p.m., Tues., July 23

Preventing Chronic Disease with Kale and its Cousins - Join Dr. Kathy Padgitt and learn how a whole food, plant-based diet will effectively help reduce and prevent many diseases. Learn simple strategies for improving eating habits that contribute to disease. Food samples and a demo featuring easy-to-make recipes will be provided by Sam Anderson, a Certified Raw Chef. No reservations needed. Presented in partnership with Grow Youngstown.
Poland, 6:30 p.m., Wed., July 17


BABY BRILLIANT


Baby Brilliant: Bonding with Babies and Books - For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Twenty minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Austintown, 10 a.m., Tues., July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Boardman, 10 a.m., Fri., July 12, 26
Main, 10 a.m., Thurs., July 11
Poland, 10 a.m., Wed., July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Baby Brilliant: Tales and Talk for 2s and 3s - Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 2-3) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Austintown, 10 a.m., Wed., July 10
Main, 10 a.m., Thurs., July 18
Poland, 10 a.m., Thurs., July 11
Poland, 11 a.m., Thurs., July 11
Newport, 10:30 a.m., Fri., July 12 and 26

Baby Brilliant: Fun Time for 4s and 5s - Join us for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 4-5) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Austintown, 11:30 a.m., Wed., July 10
Main, 10 a.m., Thurs., July 25
Poland, 1 p.m., Tues., July 2

CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS

A Bag Full of Fables with the Youngstown Playhouse Youth Theatre - Join the Youngstown Playhouse Youth Theatre for a bag full of Aesop's fables. Interactive theater that's fun for kids of all ages.
Austintown, 10 a.m., Wed., July 17
Boardman, 10 a.m., Thurs., July 18
Brownlee Woods, 2 p.m., Tues., July 9
Campbell, 2 p.m., Mon., July 15
Canfield, 10 a.m., Wed., July 10
East, 2 p.m., Wed., July 17
Main, 10 a.m., Tues., July 16
Newport, 2 p.m., Fri., July 12
Poland, 2 p.m., Mon., July 8
Springfield, 11 a.m., Mon., July 8
Struthers, 2 p.m., Fri., July 19
West, 2 p.m., Thurs., July 11

Clown Around with Banjo! - Enjoy magic, juggling, and more with Banjo the Clown. Fun for the whole family. No reservations needed.
Brownlee Woods, 11 a.m., Wed., July 17

Clown Around with Porgie - East - Magic, silliness, balloon animals and more fun for kids of all ages. No reservations needed.
East, 4 p.m., Tues., July 16

Creative Crafting Class - Time to express your creativity!!! We will provide the materials and instructions to make your choice of 2 to 3 simple yet elegant items. This program is intended for Tweens (ages 10-12), teens and adults.
Newport, 10 a.m., Sat., July 6 Program: Beads & Things
Newport, 10 a.m., Sat., July 20 Program: Spinning a Yarn

Dig Into Crafts and Dig Up Some Fun! - Make-and-take crafts that you’ll be sure to dig. For children of all ages.
Boardman, Library Hours, Month of July
Canfield, Library Hours, July 15-20
Campbell, Library Hours, July 15-20
Brownlee Woods, Library Hours, July 15-20
East, Library Hours, July 15-20
Greenford, Library Hours, July 16-18
Newport, Library Hours, July 15-20
Struthers, Library Hours, July 15-20
Poland Library Hours, July 1-6
Poland Library Hours, July 29-Aug. 3
Sebring, Library Hours, July 15-20
Springfield, Library Hours, July 15-20
West, Library Hours, July 15-20

Dig into Life Underground - Wonderful worms! Observe real worms up close. Enjoy friendly worm races, stories, craft and more. Don't forget to stop by the library worm house. All ages. Preschoolers must attend with an adult.
East, 4 p.m., Tues., July 9
Newport, 1 p.m., Tues., July 23

Dig Into Reading with Mr. Puppet - Ventriloquist and puppeteer Bob Abdou and his cousin, Joey the Mouse, will encourage kids to read, read, read while they laugh, laugh, laugh. No reservations needed. For children of all ages.
Newport, 2 p.m., Tues., July 16
West, 11 a.m., Mon., July 15

Dig It? ... Draw It? - Have a "hole" lot of fun with Jeff Nicholas! Watch as Jeff entertains with original illustrations and humorous stories while teaching how to create his quirky, underground characters using a simple "draw along" cartooning method. For school-age children.
Struthers, 11 a.m., Wed., July 24

Dig This! with Outback Ray - Outback Ray is back with his menagerie of adorable and scary animals. Which one will you get to touch? Fun for kids of all ages. No reservations needed.
Canfield, 2 p.m., Thurs., July 18
Poland, 2 p.m., Wed., July 31

Digging Up Dinosaurs - Explore the daring world of dinosaurs! Stories, crafts and games for children of all ages.
Poland, 2 p.m., Thurs., July 25
Springfield, 11 a.m., Tues., July 16

Dino-mite Dinosaurs - Dig into the past and join us for a Dino-mite good time! We’ll read stories, play games, and make crafts as we learn about dinosaurs. For school-age children.
Austintown, 11 a.m., Thurs., July 11

Earth Science - Let's go underground! Help add REAL worms to their habitat, make a worm craft, eat a (gummy) worm, and make a playdough model of the layers of the earth. Enjoy stories and songs - come along! For school-age children.
Austintown, 11 a.m., Mon., July 22
Austintown, 6:30 p.m., Wed., July 24

Explore Ancient Egypt - Find the words in the Ancient Egyptian word search. Show the librarian for a surprise. For school-age children.
Austintown, Library Hours, Mon., July 1-6

Family Craft Fun - Stop in for an evening of crafting fun! We will provide the craft materials. Bring the entire family and choose one or more crafts to make and enjoy. For children of all ages. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult.
Canfield, 6:30 p.m., Tues., July 9
Sebring, 11 a.m., Thurs., July 11

Family Story Time  - Dinosaurs live again! Stomp your way into the library for some dinosaur stories and activities. Fun for all ages. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult.
Main, 6:30 p.m., Tues., July 9

Family Story Time  - Celebrate Bad Kitty with some Nick Bruel “Bad Kitty” stories and other cat fun. For all ages. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult.
Main, 6:30 p.m., Tues., July 23

Family Story Time - Join us for stories and fun for children of all ages. Parents are invited to join their children in this 30-minute program.
Boardman, 10 a.m., Wed., July 17, 24, 31

Gnome, Sweet Gnome - Learn about gnomes, play games and make a gnome-y craft. For children of all ages.
Canfield, 10 a.m., Tues., July 23
Sebring, 11 a.m., Thurs., July 25

Go-pher Games...Minute to Dig Into It - You have a minute to win it! Move and shake your way to victory in our construction based game challenges. For grades K-6.
Struthers, 1 p.m., Thurs., July 25

Have a Rockin' Good Time with Jungle Terry -- Meet Jungle Terry and his safari animals! Snakes, alligators, turtles, frogs...Which one will you touch? For kids of all ages. No reservations needed.
Sebring, 2 p.m., Tues., July 16
Springfield, 2 p.m., Mon., July 22

iPad Play - Hey, kids! Want to use an iPad? Hey, adults! Want to motivate your child to learn? Call 330.744.8636 and ask for a librarian at the location you would like to visit. We'll ask for the subject area you'd like to explore with your child and schedule you for a 20-minute session with the Library's iPad. Registration and adult ID (valid license, state ID or library card) is required. For kids from age 4 to those in 6th grade. Child must be accompanied by an adult.
Main, appointments are available from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Mon., July 1

Kids’ Club: Dig Into Crafts and Dig Up Some Fun!  - Crafts to make and take. For children in grades K-6.
Main, 2 p.m., Wed., July 31

Kids’ Club: Ancient Times and Ancient Peoples. Learn about the past, leave your mark on our cave drawings, and more!  For children in grades K-6.
Main, 2 p.m., Wed., July 10

Kids’ Club - Burrow in our meeting room with stories, games, and crafts featuring worms, chipmunks, gophers, and other animals who make their homes underground. For children in grades K-6.
Main, 2 p.m., Wed., July 17

Kinect for Kids - Join us and play with the Kinectimals on the big screen. You might see lions, tigers, and bears (oh, my!). Guaranteed fun for all. For school-age children.
Boardman, 2 p.m., Tues., July 23

Lego My Library - Kids, age 6 and up, will meet to enjoy creating Lego designs. Legos will be provided. For school-age children.
Poland, 6-7 p.m., Tues., July 9

Puppets! Puppets! Puppets! - Puppet show for the entire family featuring our talented puppeteers, Mr. John and Mrs. Kat. Preschoolers must attend with an adult. Program for the whole family will last one hour and a freeze pop treat will be served.
Boardman, 7 p.m., Tues., July 9
Boardman, 2 p.m., Wed., July 10

Rock On with Jocko the Clown- Enjoy music, magic, pantomime, and fun with Jocko the Clown. Fun for the whole family. No reservations needed.
Campbell, 11 a.m., Mon., July 8

Sensory Story Time-- Join us for a family story time for children of all ages with a sensory focus. This program is designed for children with different needs, including those with Autism, speech/language delays, cognitive impairments, AD/HD and other special needs and challenges. We will enjoy books, music and sensory stations with a schedule board and double visuals. Children must attend with an adult. Registration is required. Call 330.744.8636 and ask for Boardman Library.
Boardman, 2 p.m., Sat., July 27

Trim a Tree for July - Decorate an ornament for our all-seasons tree. For children of all ages.
Poland, Library Hours, Month of July
Springfield, Library Hours, Month of July

What's in the Jar? - Stop in and count all of the various creatures and objects hidden in the sand-filled jar. Find all the items and you will be entered into a drawing to win a prize. For children of all ages.
Canfield, Library Hours, July 1-6
Greenford, Library Hours, July 1-6
Sebring, Library Hours, July  2-3

Wiggle Worms Storytime! - For children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by a caregiver. Join us for a variety of musical and movement activities that appeal to the "young and restless," stimulate brain development, and motivate language learning. Adults and kids, get ready to act out stories and rhymes, sing and dance, and talk and play!
Austintown, 10 a.m., Thurs., July 18
Canfield, 10 a.m., Wed., July 31

Wonderful Worms will Invade the Library-- Read “Diary of a Worm” by Doreen Cronin with the Mahoning County Green Team and meet a young worm who discovers the good and the not so good things about being a worm in this great big world. Then, look at a vermicomposting bin to witness red worms at work in the Earth and make your own worm craft. Recommended for kids in preschool to grade 3.
Boardman, 10 a.m., Wed., July 3
Brownlee Woods, 11 a.m., Wed., July 31
Canfield, 2 p.m., Wed., July 3
Campbell, 11 a.m., Thurs., July 18
East, 2 p.m., Wed., July 31
Main, 10 a.m., Wed., July 24
Newport, 11 a.m., Wed., July 10
Poland, 2 p.m., Tues., July 23
West, 11 a.m., Thurs., July 25

TWEEN PROGRAMS

Tween Dance Party - Bust a move (or two or three!) at our Just Dance Kinect program. It's guaranteed that you won't sit still! For Tweens, grades 4-6.
Boardman, 2 p.m., Thurs., July 25

Make It with Duct Tape - Create a duct tape masterpiece. For Tweens, grades 5 & 6.
Canfield, 2 p.m., Mon., July 29
Sebring, 2 p.m., Tues., July 30

Creative Crafting Class - Time to express your creativity. We will provide the materials and instructions to make your choice of 2 to 3 simple yet elegant items. This program is intended for Tweens (ages 10-12), teens and adults.
Newport, 10 a.m., Sat., July 6 Program: Beads and Things
Newport, 10 a.m., Sat., July 20 Program: Spinning a Yarn


TEEN PROGRAMS

Beneath the Surface Bingo - Have delicious fun with teen summer reading this year at the Library. Join us for a game of bingo - with mystery candy pieces! For teens in grades 7-12.
Canfield, 3 p.m., Thurs., July 25

Beneath the Surface Caption Contest - Tell us what is going on beneath the surface in these pictures! Write the best caption or description and you could win a prize! There will be different pictures for you to caption each month of summer break. For teens in grades 7-12.
Austintown, Library Hours, Month of July
Main, Library Hours, Month of July

Blind Date with a Book - In a reading rut, or looking for something new? Stop by the Canfield Library during the month of July to select a book from one of our wrapped-up "blind date" books. You may just end up falling in love! For teens in grades 7-12.
Canfield, Library Hours, Month of July

Cartoon Camp - Write, draw, and publish your work online! This program will teach the basics of content development and online promotions. For teens in grades 7-12.
Newport, 2 p.m., Thurs., July 11, 18, 25

Creative Crafting Class - Time to express your creativity. We will provide the materials and instructions to make your choice of 2 to 3 simple yet elegant items. This program is intended for Tweens (ages 10-12), teens and adults.
Newport, 10 a.m., Sat., July 6 Program: Beads & Things
Newport, 10 a.m., Sat., July 20 Program: Spinning a Yarn

It's a Gamer's World - From Donkey Kong to Gears of War, put the names of popular video games in the order in which they were released. If you're a true gamer, you could win a prize! For teens in grades 7-12.
Sebring, Library Hours, Month of July
Canfield, Library Hours, Month of July
Greenford, Library Hours, Month of July

Lights Off, Movie Time - Enjoy popcorn and a movie. For teens going into grades 7 - 12.
Newport, 2 p.m., Mon. July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Show What You Know: Soap, Soap, Come Make Soap! - I love to make soap. Come out and see how quick it is to make soap in a microwave. Stories and a soap craft for adults and teens. Presented by Miss Saunders. Call 330.744.8636 and ask for the Boardman Library to register. For adults and teens.
Boardman, 7 p.m., Mon., July 15

TAB Meeting - Check us out at the monthly TAB (Teen Advisory Board) meeting. This group of teens works with TeenXTreme librarians to plan events, give input and have fun! They meet the first Wednesday of the month at the Boardman Library. Newcomers are always welcome. For teens in grades 7-12.
Boardman, 6 p.m., Wed., July 3

Teen Urban Book Group - We're talking about the Bluford High Series, Book 6. For teens in grades 7-12.
Newport, 4:30 p.m., Thurs., July 18

The Wednesday Boredom Buster - Looking for something to do? Come and see what's going on in the Newport Library's Teen Room. Every Wednesday afternoon during the summer break. For teens going in to grades 7-12
Newport, 3 p.m., Wed., July 10, 17, 24, 31

eBOOKS and eREADERS

Get Connected With Your eReader @ the Library - Bring your eReader to the Library and we’ll show you how to download eBooks from the Library’s Digital Catalog on our website. Space is limited. Call 330.744.8636 and ask for the branch by name to register.
Poland, 10-11 a.m., Sat., July 6
Poland, 6-7 p.m., Mon., July 15
Springfield, 3-4 p.m., Sat., July 6

Got an eReader? We've got an Appt. for That! - Need help downloading library books to your eReader? Call 330.744.8638 and ask for the branch by name to make an appointment for an individual session or register at the Librarian's Desk. For teens and adults.
Boardman, Library Hours, Month of July

Kindle Klass - Bring your Kindle to the library and we'll show you how to download eBooks from the Library's Digital Catalog on our website. Don’t forget your Amazon account and email information. Space is limited. Call 330.744.8636 and ask for the branch by name to register.
Austintown, 6 p.m., Wed., July 31
Canfield, 6:30 p.m., Tues., July 23

Nook For Newbies - Bring your Nook to the library and we'll show you how to download eBooks from the Library's Digital Catalog on our website. Don’t forget your Adobe ID and email information. Space is limited. Call 330.744.8636 and ask for the branch by name to register.
Austintown, 6 p.m., Wed., July 17

BUSINESS & INVESTMENT CENTER

Business Start-Up Workshop - Are you thinking about starting a business in the near future or further down the road? Are you taking those first steps to creating a home-based business or a business located on the web or at a brick and mortar location? If so, you’ll want to join the Business and Investment Center and SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, for this workshop. Members of SCORE will address key topics for beginning a business and Stuart Gibbs, the Business and Investment Center librarian, will discuss the Library’s sources and services for business start-up and beyond.
Austintown, 6 p.m., Mon., July 8

Creating a Business Plan -- Although business plans are created in order to obtain funding, more and more businesses are developing business plans for refocusing their development and mission. Learn about writing and revising a business plan for your new or established business with a member of SCORE, Counselors to America's Small Business. Stuart Gibbs, the Business and Investment Center librarian will introduce print and electronic sources that can provide information for developing your business plan.
Austintown, 6:30 p.m., Mon., July 22

SCORE @ the Library - Need advice on starting a business or helping your established business grow? Ask questions on any business topic! SCORE, Counselors to America's Small Business, in partnership with the Library, will have two volunteers in the Business and Investment Center (BIC) of Main Library to provide advice and answer questions. SCORE counselors will be available from 5:30-7:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesda7 of each month in the Information Services Department's Business and Investment Center, located on the second floor of the Main, 305 Wick Ave. The service is free. To talk with a business professional from SCORE, please call 330-941-2948 for an appointment.
Main, 5:30 p.m., Tues., July 2 and 16

GRANT CENTER

Grantseeking Basics - Gain an introduction to the world of foundation fundraising. Geared to beginners, provides instruction in foundation research and identifying potential funders. Includes a tour of the Grant Center. To register, call 330.744.8636 and ask for the Information Services Department or register online at http://www.libraryvisit.org/programs.aspx using the Events Calendar.
Main, 6:30 p.m., Tues., July 9

Introduction to Finding Funders - Learn to find funders for your nonprofit with the Foundation Center's comprehensive funding research tool. This hour-long session provides a hands-on introduction to the Foundation Center's web subscription database, the Foundation Directory Online Professional. To register, call 330.744.8636 and ask for the Information Services department or register online at http://www.libraryvisit.org/programs.aspx using the events calendar.
Main Library Computer Center, 6:30 p.m., Tues., July 16

ALSO FOR ADULTS

Appy Hour - What's an app? What apps are right for me? Learn all about popular apps for smart phones and mobile devices. See a variety of apps that will help you connect to your library, find a good place to eat, keep you entertained in a long grocery line, find a great new recipe, or find great music to listen to on your walk. Registration recommended, call 330.744.8636, and ask for Poland.
Poland, 6-7 p.m., Mon., July 8

Blind Date with a Book - In a reading rut or looking for something new? Stop by the Canfield Library during the month of July to select a book from one of our wrapped-up "blind date" books. You may just end up falling in love!
Canfield, Library Hours, Month of July

Coupon Swap @ the Library - Do you have coupons you don’t need or need coupons you don’t have? Drop in anytime between 9 a.m. and noon at the Canfield Library to stretch your shopping dollars by swapping coupons or learning new tips from other coupon-clippers.
Canfield, 9 a.m., Fri., July 12
Canfield, 9 a.m., Sat., July 13

Creative Crafting Class - Time to express your creativity!!! We will provide the materials and instructions to make your choice of 2 to 3 simple yet elegant items. This program is intended for Tweens (ages 10-12), teens and adults.
Newport, 10 a.m., Sat., July 6 Program: Beads & Things
Newport, 10 a.m., Sat., July 20 Program: Spinning a Yarn

Get Inspired by Pinterest - Looking to get inspired? Pinterest is a virtual pinboard that lets you organize and share the things you find on the web. Let us help you familiarize yourself with the Pinterest format, teach you how to sign-up and provide tips on navigating this thoroughly addictive web site.
Poland, 6 p.m., Thurs., July 11

Movie Night - Popcorn and fun! Join us for a movie night. We’ll provide the popcorn and the movie, you’ll bring your own covered beverage. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Movie will be a newly released DVD rated PG to G.
East, 5 p.m., Mon., July 1, 15, 29

Page Turners Book Club - Love books? Looking for a good read? Hear what others are reading and share your favorite read, or just come in and join the fun.
Austintown, 6-7 p.m., Tues., July 23

Recipe Program – Free, free free recipes! Come to Newport for a recipe exchange program. Swap family favorites and acquire new recipes to try, as well as discussion on tips and techniques for creative cooking.
Newport, 4:30 p.m., Mon., July 8 and 22

Show What You Know: Soap, Soap, Come Make Soap! - I love to make soap. Come out and see how quick it is to make soap in a microwave. Stories and a soap craft for adults and teens. Presented by Miss Saunders. Call 330.744.8636 and ask for the Boardman Library to register. For adults and teens.
Boardman, 7 p.m., Mon., July 15

FOR YOUR HEALTH

Blood Drive by the Mahoning Chapter of the American Red Cross - Proudly serving the needs of St. Elizabeth Hospital. Taking blood donations to help our community. For appointments call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767).
Austintown, 12:30-6:30 p.m., Thurs., July 25
Poland, 12:30-6:30 p.m., Wed., July 24

Blood pressure screening by the Mahoning Chapter of the American Red Cross
Boardman, 12:30 – 3 p.m., Mon., July 1
Poland, 1-4 p.m., Tues., July 23
Struthers, 1-4 p.m., Tues., July 16

Blood Pressure Screening by the Association of Black Nurses
East, 1-3 p.m., Wed., July 10
Newport, 10 a.m. – Noon, Wed., July 10

Blood Pressure Screening by Easter Seals Private Duty - Providing free health assessments at the library. A nurse will be available for blood pressure screenings, pulse, oxygen saturation, and weight. Easter Seals Private Duty is offering this service thanks to a grant to provide assessments to seniors in Mahoning County aged 60 plus, but participation will not be limited to seniors at the library.
Main, 10 a.m.-Noon, Thurs., July 25

Blood Pressure Check by Salem Area Visiting Nurse Association
Canfield, 1-3 p.m., Tues., July 16

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY

Summer Festival of the Arts Book Sale and Entertainment – The Friends of PLYMC will hold a book sale and entertainment on the front lawn of Main Library in conjunction with the YSU Summer Festival of the Arts.
Main, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Sat., July 13

Jigsaw Puzzle Swap - Done with your jigsaw puzzle? Want to try another? Join jigsaw enthusiasts and swap puzzles! Sponsored by the Friends of PLYMC.
Boardman, 5 p.m., Wed., July 10

HOLIDAY CLOSING

All libraries in the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County system will be closed Thurs., July 4, for Independence Day.