Main Library will be closed Thursday, August 17, to prepare for Literary Society event

YOUNGSTOWN (August 11, 2017) – The Main Library of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County (PLYMC), 305 Wick Ave., will be closed all day on Thursday, August 17, to prepare for the Literary Society author event featuring Mary Kay Andrews. (All other libraries in the PLYMC system will be observe their regular hours.)

Ms. Andrews is a New York Times best-selling author, whose books include “The Weekenders,” “Beach Town,” “Deep Dish,” “Summer Rental,” and “Ladies’ Night.”

The fundraising event is $70 per person and includes a copy of the author’s newest work, “The Beach House Cookbook.” Admission also includes appetizers, dessert, one glass of wine, Literary Society membership and author book-signing.

Doors open at 6 p.m. for cocktails and appetizer reception. The author’s presentation begins at 7 p.m. and she will sign books after her talk.

The Library thanks generous event sponsors: Denise DeBartolo York, The Frank & Pearl Gelbman Charitable Trust-Huntington Bank Trus, James and Carol Bacon Charitable Trust, Judge Mary DeGenaro, Deborah Liptak and Margaret Hamel-McCloud.

For Literary Society event reservations, contact the Library’s Development Office at 330-740-6086.

NOTE: Attendees should leave extra time for traveling to Main Library, as many streets in the area are currently closed for construction. The Main Library parking lot has two entrances at this time, one on Rayen Ave. and the other off Walnut St.

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