Monthly Archives: October 2014

James Renner’s Favorite Halloween Costume

Author and journalist James Renner visited Mentor Library earlier this month to discuss the fun, frightening and possibly fictional denizens of this state for his book, It Came from Ohio: True Tales of the Weird, Wild and Unexplained. When we interviewed him about … Continue reading

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Can Your Fines food drive returns to Mentor Library

The Can Your Fines food drive is returning to Mentor Public Library and, once again, library patrons can donate food in exchange for forgiveness of their fines. The food drive will run all through November and people can donate at … Continue reading

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Get your Halloween costumes ready

The countdown to Halloween continues! On Saturday, kids had a scavenger hunt and played Halloween Bingo at our Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch during our Halloween Spooktacular. But the most fun part was the costumes some of the kids wore. And remember, on … Continue reading

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Share Memories & Memorabilia from the Championship Browns Teams

When Kermit Pike and his wife, Joyce, married in the summer of 1964, they used $100 from their wedding gifts to buy season tickets for the Cleveland Browns. That year, they watched Gary Collins and Jim Brown—still Pike’s favorite player—lead … Continue reading

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10 Favorite Places to Read Outdoors

I love autumn. Summer can get too hot; winter, too cold; and everything makes me sneeze in the spring. But autumn’s just about perfect. And one of my favorite things to do in the fall is read outside. I grab … Continue reading

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