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‘Summer Discovery’ Program Begins June 1 at the Library

View a pdf file of the Summer Discovery June, July & August News Release: 2016-June-July-August-NewsRelease » View the Summer 2016 Happenings @ Your Library Newsletter: 2016-Summer-Happenings » REGISTER FOR SUMMER DISCOVERY » YOUNGSTOWN (May 10, 2016) – Join the fun during Summer Discovery, the program for summer reading and fun, which runs from June 1 through August 13 at… read more >>

West Library Now Closed for New Michael Kusalaba Branch

YOUNGSTOWN (April 6, 2016)  – The current West Library, located at 2815 Mahoning Ave., closed at the end of day, 6 p.m., on Saturday, April 30, to prepare for construction of the new Michael Kusalaba Branch at that location. The branch is part of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County system and is… read more >>

National Library Week Began in Youngstown

Did You Know National Library Week Began in Youngstown? View our EVENTS CALENDAR for a complete list of Library Programs » Did you know that National Library Week, celebrated in April each year by the American Library Association (ALA), had its beginnings in Youngstown in 1937? Before there was a “National” Library Week, the Youngstown… read more >>

Boardman Library Receives Award for Renovation

BOARDMAN (March 14, 2016) — The Boardman Civic Association presented Boardman Library with a 2016 Building Award honoring the library for its recent renovation project. Library Executive Director Heidi M. Daniel accepted the award at a dinner ceremony on March 13, 2016. The Library also received a proclamation from Ohio Governor John R. Kasich and… read more >>

Program with Author Michele Gianetti Cancelled by Presenter

PROGRAM CANCELLED: The following program, scheduled for tonight, unfortunately had to be cancelled by the presenter. Sensory Processing Disorder in Our Life – Join Michelle Gianetti, author of “I Believe in You,” for a lecture and book discussion about the special journey she shared with her daughter. For adults.  Boardman Library, 7 p.m., Thurs., March… read more >>