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Home Savings Charitable Foundation donates $10,000 to Summer Discovery

YOUNGSTOWN (July 6, 2016/For Immediate Release) – The Home Savings Charitable Foundation presented a check in the amount of $10,000 to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County (PLYMC) today in sponsorship of the Author Breakfast for the Library’s Summer Discovery Program. Summer Discovery is summer reading fun and learning for all ages, which… read more >>

On Your Mark, Get Set, Draw Rescheduled

Note: This program was originally scheduled for July 26, but had to be rescheduled by the presenter. On Your Mark, Get Set, Draw! Come draw with Jeff Nicholas as he brings his traveling classroom to the library with cartoon sidekicks and original stories. Jeff’s step by step drawing instruction will be sure to bring out… read more >>

Car Show July 10 at Canfield Library

CANFIELD (July 1, 2016/For Immediate Release) – High Octane Coffee Co. and the Friends of PLYMC (Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County) are partnering for a “Cars and Coffee Car Show” in the parking lot of the Canfield Library from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sunday, July 10. (Please Note: The Canfield Library will… read more >>

For Ages 21 and Over: Say ‘Good-bye’ to West Library at a Farewell Fundraising Event July 14

The current West Library, located at 2815 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown, OH, has closed and emptied out in preparation for the construction of the new Michael Kusalaba Branch. But for patrons over age 21 who are interested, the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County is offering one more chance to visit the West Library building before it is… read more >>

Library Board Building and Sites Committee to Meet July 8

YOUNGSTOWN (June 30, 2016/For Immediate Release) – The Building and Sites Committee of the Board of Trustees, Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, at 8:30 a.m., Friday, July 8, at Main Library, 305 Wick Ave. The purpose of the meeting is to review consultant proposals and select a consultant for the Brownlee Woods/Struthers/Campbell merger;… read more >>