Monthly Archives: May 2014

Kids get their hands dirty while making a garden

Kids learned about gardens, composting and even planted flowers last week at Mentor Public Library. It was dirty work, but it sure was fun. First the children learned about what they could and couldn’t put in a compost pile by … Continue reading

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Making Sun Catchers with Studio MPL

In April, the kids from Studio MPL painted sunsets. Last week they made sun catchers. I think they’re working on some sort of solar motif. If you haven’t heard of Studio MPL, it’s Mentor Library’s art club for kids in first … Continue reading

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Paws to Read: Good dogs, good books, even better times

The Mentor Public Library is going to be closed Sunday and Monday in commemoration of Memorial Day. (All of our digital services are still available though.) We apologize for any inconvenience. Would you forgive us if we shared photos of cute … Continue reading

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10 Tips to Build a Healthy Meal

The Lake County General Health District visited the Mentor Library last week to explain the differences between various diets and help people pick the best diet for themselves. Here are 10 tips they shared for building healthy meals: 1. Fill half your … Continue reading

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A practically perfect tea party with Mary Poppins

Last year’s tea party may have been Pinkalicious, but this one was practically perfect in every way. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mary Poppins, Mentor Public Library hosted a special tea party Saturday at its main branch. Children made chalk drawings, … Continue reading

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