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Use the Library Anywhere with the PLYMC Mobile App

PLYMC Mobile App Powered by BiblioCommons Wherever you go, take the Library with you! The app from the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, called  “PLYMC Mobile” and powered by Bibliocommons, makes it easy to find titles, place holds, renew items, rate titles, create lists and get library news plus information about our locations… read more >>

The Library Receives $2,500 Grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation to Support Literacy Through the Summer Discovery Program

YOUNGSTOWN (June 28, 2018, 2018) – The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County (PLYMC) a $2,500 grant to support literacy through the Library’s 2018 Summer Discovery Program, “Libraries Rock!”   This local grant award is part of more than $8.3 million in grants awarded to more than 1,000… read more >>

Brownlee Woods and Struthers will stay in current location

AUSTINTOWN (June 14, 2018/For Immediate Release) – At their regular meeting on June 14, Library Executive Director Aimee Fifarek reported to the Library Board of Trustees on the status of the much-discussed merger project which has been ongoing for several years and included three branches – Brownlee Woods, Struthers and Campbell. Ms. Fifarek indicated the… read more >>

Library Trustees to Meet June 14 at Austintown Library

AUSTINTOWN (June 7, 2018/For Immediate Release) – The Board of Trustees of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County will meet in regular session at 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 14, in the meeting room of the Austintown Library. Finance, Audit, Investment Committee Meeting The Trustees’ Finance, Audit and Investment Committee will meet immediately… read more >>

Kravitz Deli in Poland Library Closing June 1

POLAND (May 24, 2018) —  The Kravitz Delicatessen location in the Poland Library will close permanently at the end of business on June 1.  Kravitz has been operating from that location and catering in the Poland Library Meeting Room since October of 2010. “The Library has enjoyed working with Jack Kravitz and all of the… read more >>