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- Main Library Parking Lot Open During Ongoing East Rayen Ave Construction

YOUNGSTOWN– Due to construction at Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., East Rayen Avenue from Wick Avenue to the top of North Champion Street will be closed beginning on Monday, February 21, 2022, while work continues on a new sprinkler system. Main Library’s parking lot will still be accessible from North Champion Street and East Rayen… read more >>

- Main Library Parking Lot Open During East Rayen Ave Construction

YOUNGSTOWN– Due to construction at Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., East Rayen Avenue from Wick Avenue to the top of North Champion Street will be closed on Wednesday, February 16, while work is conducted on a new sprinkler system. Main Library’s parking lot will still be accessible from North Champion Street and East Rayen Ave… read more >>

- Austintown Library Closed Due to Power Outage

February 11, 2022 Austintown Library, 600 S. Raccoon Rd., Youngstown, is closed due to a power outage. Power is expected to be restored this evening, and the Library is expected to reopen tomorrow morning. Patrons can always use the Library’s website or visit any open branch of the Library: https://www.libraryvisit.org/ Follow PLYMC on social media… read more >>

- Library Trustees Welcome Angela Duskey as Newest Member

February 11, 2022 YOUNGSTOWN—The Board of Trustees of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) voted to approve Angela Duskey as the newest member of the Board during its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday. Duskey was appointed to the seat left vacant by the late Dr. David Ritchie, the President of the Library’s… read more >>

- Library Trustees  to Meet on Thursday, February 10

YOUNGSTOWN – The Board of Trustees, Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County (PLYMC), will hold a regularly scheduled meeting: Regularly Scheduled Board of Trustees Meeting Thursday, February 10, 2022, 4 p.m. Main Library Meeting Room/Virtually via Zoom There will be a Nominating Committee meeting immediately preceding the full Board meeting: Nominating Committee Meeting Thursday, February 10, 2022, 3… read more >>

- All PLYMC Branches to Close Due to Winter Weather

All PLYMC Branches to Close Due to Winter Weather YOUNGSTOWN– All branches of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) will close at 6 p.m. tonight and remain closed on Thursday, February 3 and Friday, February 4 due to winter weather. Branches will reopen on Saturday, February 5 with the exception of the Springfield branch,… read more >>

- PLYMC to Make Health and Safety Changes Starting February 1, 2022

As the number of COVID-19 cases decreases across the Mahoning Valley, The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) will be making changes to its health and safety protocols for its 15 branches across the county. Effective February 1, 2022, masks will be optional for patrons visiting a PLYMC branch. Meeting Room use will… read more >>

- Show Your Library Card for Discounted YSU Basketball Tickets

Youngstown—The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) has teamed up with the YSU Basketball programs for “Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County Day” for two upcoming basketball games. Show your library card at the Stambaugh ticket office before the day of the game or at the Beeghly box office on the day… read more >>

- PLYMC to Be Closed on Tuesday Due to Winter Weather

All branches of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) will be closed on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, due to the current winter weather. Patrons can always use the Library’s website for online services 24/7: https://www.libraryvisit.org/ Follow PLYMC on social media (Facebook, Twitter,  Instagram, and TikTok) and check www.libraryvisit.org for updates.

- Newport Library Hours to Change

YOUNGSTOWN–Newport Library, 3730 Market St., will change its hours effective Tuesday, January 18, 2022, due to a staffing shortage. Until further notice, the Newport branch will be open: Mon–Thu 10 am-6 pm Fri. and Sat. 9 am-5:30 pm   Follow PLYMC on social media (Facebook, Twitter,  Instagram, and TikTok) and check www.libraryvisit.org for updates. The… read more >>