Library Partners with The Mahoning Valley Mobile Market

YOUNGSTOWN—The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) and The Mahoning Valley Mobile Market will make three upcoming stops at Library branches to offer area residents the opportunity to buy fresh groceries.  
The Mobile Market will be at the following branches:  

Wednesday, August 10 
11:45-1:00 PM 
East Library  
430 Early Road 
Youngstown, OH 44505 

Friday, August 12 
11:45-1:00 PM 
Main Library 
305 Wick Ave 
Youngstown, OH 44503 
Thursday, August 25  
11:00-2:00 PM 
Sebring Library  
195 W. Ohio Ave. 
Sebring, OH 44672 

“We know that many in our community live in food deserts—areas without easy and affordable access to fresh groceries, so the Library is pleased to partner with The Mahoning Valley Mobile Market to help provide opportunities for residents across Mahoning County to purchase their groceries while visiting the Library,” said Erin Phemester, PLYMC Chief Experience Officer.  

The Mahoning Valley Mobile Market is a collaboration between ACTION and Flying High. Debit cards, credit cards, SNAP, WIC, and Senior Produce Perks are all accepted.

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The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) has served the Mahoning Valley since 1880 when the Youngstown Library Association was officially created. With 15 branches across Mahoning County, including our Main Library in downtown Youngstown, the PLYMC is well known for signature services and programs like Summer Discovery and 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten. The mission and values of PLYMC to “connect, inspire, and enrich” position the Library to serve our communities by preparing children for kindergarten, promoting early literacy, assisting job seekers, connecting Valley residents to technology, and providing resources for small businesses.     


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