Friends of the Library

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Friends of the Library are very special volunteers who give of their time and efforts in support of the Library. Join the Friends group and become part of an active, committed group of supporters who believe an excellent Library makes a difference in their lives and the lives of their communities.

The Friends provide an invaluable support to the Library through:

• Fundraising activities to benefit the Library and help focus public attention on Library services, facilities & needs.

• Advocacy of library issues.

• Financial support and hosts for special occasions at the Library.

• Refreshments, prizes and/or gifts for Library functions.

• Sponsorship for special entertainment for children’s activities.

• Inexpensive books for avid readers through book carts & the Friends of PLYMC Bookstore, located in Poland Library.

• And much more!

Call Deborah Liptak, Development Dept., at (330) 740-6086 for more information.

Don’t miss these June 2019 Events with the Friends of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County!

Friends of PLYMC Juneteenth Celebration
Please join the East Committee of the Friends of PLYMC, for a Juneteenth Celebration. The program will feature William Blake of YSU. Refreshments be provided by Café Augustine. Families are welcome to attend!
East Library, 420 Early Rd., Youngstown, 1 p.m., Sat., June 15

Friends of PLYMC General membership Meeting and Friends’ Social
Austintown Library, 600 S. Raccoon Rd., Youngstown, 6 p.m., Wed., June 19

Friends of PLYMC Michael Kusalaba Branch Committee Craft and Trunk Sale
The public is invited to attend and shop! Applications for a spot can be picked up at the Michael Kusalaba Branch Library.
Michael Kusalaba Library, 2815 Mahoning Ave., Austintown, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Sat., June 22

Celebrate Poland! Book Sale and Local Author and Musician Event
Visit the Friends of PLYMC Book Store inside the Poland Library during Celebrate Poland from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sat., June 29, for a half-off sale!  The public is invited to a Friends of PLYMC event for local authors and musicians on the patio from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Local authors and musicians who would like to participate can contact the Library’s Development Department at 330-744-6086 to reserve a spot at no cost.)
Poland Library, 311 S. Main St., Poland, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Sat., June 29

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