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Payson Public Library, 328 N. McLane Road. Payson, AZ

Phone: (928) 474-9260 Fax: (928) 474-2679

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Director/Payson Public Library: Emily Linkey
Assistant Manager: Elaine Votruba

 

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.

HISTORY:  Like many of Rim Country's finest service organizations, "The Library Friends" were established as a 'grassroots' effort to support the growing Payson Public Library.

We have evolved from just providing books -- to purchasing computers and other equipment & funding Public Library programs that would not otherwise be covered in its Town and County budget.

 

SERVICES WE PROVIDE: We offer a Free Library Services for Homebound Individuals - through our "Library Buddy Program." We also purchase books and supplies for 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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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” You Tube

Taste of Rim Country Sets Record

Read about it in the "Among Friends Newsletter"
 

Library Friends BookStore

Located inside the Payson Public Library
328 N. McLane Rd. Payson, Arizona
 

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.

 


Payson Public Library WebSite

 

LIBRARY HOURS:

Mon-Tues-Thurs-Fri

10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Wednesday

10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Saturday

10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Sunday & Major Holidays

Closed

Wireless internet access is available at all hours, on the library campus, for public convenience.

 

HOLIDAY CLOSURES 2014:

 

Library Closed On:

New Year's Day

Wednesday

Jan. 01

MLK Jr. Birthday

Monday

Jan. 20

Presidents' Day

Monday

Feb. 17

Memorial Day

Monday

May  26

Independence Day

Friday

Jul.  04

Labor Day

Monday

Sep. 01

Veterans' Day

Tuesday

Nov. 11

Thanksgiving Day

Thur. & Fri.

Nov. 27/28th

Christmas Day

Thursday

Dec. 25

 

Library E-Mail Address:  library_friends@hotmail.com

 

If you have any questions or need additional information...

Please call the library @ 928•474•9260
and ask for the  "Bookstore"

 
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