Library fundraiser set for June 7
The Literary Society of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County will host the “Ladies in Little Black Dresses for Literacy” fundraiser that will take place at 6 p.m. June 7 at The Lake Club, 1140 Paulin Road, Poland. Tickets are $40 each and include heavy appetizers and a glass of wine. There will be a cash bar, and attendees are asked to wear their favorite little black dress or suit and take a copy of a book by their favorite author to swap with others. Guests also are welcome to donate once-read and new children’s books. Area boutiques also will have items for sale. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Carol A. Bacon Literary Society Fund and the Martha Muransky Children’s Literacy Fund. For information or reservations, call Deborah Liptak, library development director, at 330-740-6086, or visit www.libraryvisit.org/ladies-in-little-black-dresses/. Make checks payable to the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County and mail to the library, attention: Mark Mrofchak, fiscal officer, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH 44503. Also sponsoring the event are the Muransky Companies in memory of Martha Muransky and Home Savings. The event committee members, from left, are Catherine Campana, Betty Cmil, Pat Marsico and Deborah Liptak.