Payson Public Library, 328 N. McLane Road. Payson, AZ
Phone: (928) 474-9260 Fax: (928) 474-2679
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The Library Friends of Payson, Inc
MISSION: The Library Friends of Payson, Inc., is a private, nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide financial and community support to the Payson Public Library. We believe that public libraries comprise an integral aspect of community identity and development, and we support endeavors that encourage literacy and free inquiry within the individual, the family, and society.
many of Rim Country's finest service organizations, "The Library
Friends" were established as a 'grassroots' effort to support the
growing Payson Public Library.
PROJECTS WE SPONSOR:
We are an Annual Rim Country
Regional Chamber of Commerce Business Showcase participant.
We maintain the LFOP bookstore (a used bookstore in the Payson Public Library). Staffing is done entirely by volunteers.
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On Monday, September 15, the Library Friends of Payson are pleased to have Emily Linkey, a 5th generation resident of Arizona and dedicated director of the Payson Public Library, speak about the variety of library services currently available, as well as her vision of libraries in the future. Linkey hopes to encourage more members of the community to visit the library, including pre-schoolers, students of all ages, seniors, parents and teachers. She welcomes input from the community about how the library can better serve the people of Payson.
The public is cordially invited to attend this gathering in the library community room beginning with a short business meeting at 10 a.m. followed by the free one- hour program featuring Emily Linkey. We extend a special invitation to college students and parents of homeschoolers who might be interested in learning about a Spanish conversation group and other programs offered by our library. Light refreshments will be served. If you have any questions, please call the library at (928) 474-9260.
Linkey has a Master’s Degree in Information Resources and
Library Science from the
A Taste of Rim Country
Here is the video of our Taste of Rim Fundraiser.
Photos By Romaine Brophy and Jack Quinn
See the video “A Taste of Rim Country”
Taste of Rim Country Sets Record
Read about it in the "Among
Library Friends BookStore
Located inside the Payson Public Library
During August, the Library Friends of Payson Bookstore is staging an End-of-Summer Clearance featuring videos at the low price of 4 for $1.00 and standard paperback books priced at 6 for $1.00. This is a great opportunity to stock up on favorite movies and authors.
Bookstore stock changes daily, so visit often. Bookstore volunteers are always happy to see you. The Bookstore is located to the right of the circulation desk just inside the Payson Public Library, 328 N. McLane Road.
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