PAYSON PUBLIC LIBRARY
The new director of the Payson Public Library, Emily Linkey, will present stories and puppet shows for children at 11 a.m. every Saturday.
Bookstore clearance sale
During the month of January the Library Friends of Payson Bookstore is featuring a storewide clearance sale. The entire inventory will be offered at three for the price of one. The second and third items must be of equal or lesser value than the first item.
Be sure to stop by the Bookstore Bargain Table in the library’s lobby. All items on this table will clearance priced at four for $1 during January.
The LFOP Bookstore is located to the right of the circulation desk just inside the Payson Public Library, 328 N. McLane Road. For more information, visit the Library Friends of Payson Web site at www. libraryfriendsofpayson.org.
THE BIG READ
Pine Library is one of 50 libraries across the state selected to participate in The Big Read, a program on the great novel “Grapes of Wrath” by John Steinbeck. The books are available at the library.
As part of the program, the library will host Marshall Shore, who will discuss Route 66. Steinbeck called Route 66 the mother road, a name that endures today. Arizona has the longest stretch of the road still in use.
Shore’s program and a discussion about the book will be held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 24 in the Pine Library Activity Room.
For more details, call the library at (928) 476-3678 or stop by at 6124 N. Randall Place, Pine.