Reserve now for Ladies in Little Black Dresses fundraiser May 11

Reservations are being taken for the “Ladies in Little Black Dresses for Literacy” fundraising event being held by the Literary Society of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC). The event begins at 6 p.m., Thurs., May 11, at the Lake Club, 1140 Paulin Rd.

Attendees are asked to wear their favorite little black dress and bring a copy of a book by their favorite author to swap with others at the event. Guests can also donate gently used and brand new children’s books. There will be an informal fashion show and the following boutiques will be selling accessories: E. J. Hannah, Suzanne’s, ivory & birch.

Tickets are still available for the event at $40 each, which includes heavy appetizers and one glass of wine. There will be a cash bar. The evening will include music and raffles. The event benefits PLYMC’s Literary Society Fund and the Martha Muransky Children’s Fund. A portion of proceeds from the participating boutiques will also benefit these funds. The Muransky Companies are corporate sponsors of this event.

For information and reservations, contact Deborah Liptak, Library Development Director, at 330-740-6086. Make check made payable to Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County and mail to the Library attention: Mark Mrofchak, Fiscal Officer, 305 Wick Avenue, Youngstown, OH 44503

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