Monthly Archives: September 2015

Come see us at NyanCon this Saturday at Lakeland

Do you love anime? Gaming? Comics? All of the above? Then you’re going to love NyanCon. NyanCon is Lakeland Community College’s annual convention dedicated to anime, manga and all things awesome. It’s from 1 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. … Continue reading

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Jane Austen Tea Party for kids at Mentor Library

We’re celebrating the life and works of Jane Austen with Austen in Autumn; and, yes, most of our programs are for teens and adults. But not all of them! We threw a tea party on Saturday where kids could learn … Continue reading

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Partying like a pirate at Mentor Public Library

We pitched a pair of pirate parties as part of International Talk Like a Pirate Day. The kids dressed as pirates, crafted their own ships and went on treasure hunts! And, while it may be too late to sail with … Continue reading

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Young artists get the point (as in pointillism) at Studio MPL

Studio MPL—Mentor Public Library’s art club for kids—tried their hand at pointillism and learned about the art style’s founder, George Seurat, on Monday, Sept. 21. Lisa Layton, the children’s library associate in charge of Studio MPL, also explained how computers … Continue reading

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10 Jane Austen Facts for Austen in Autumn

Austen in Autumn has just begun, and we’re already having a lot of fun. Here are some fun facts about Jane Austen, the author who inspired us to host Austen in Autumn. Jane Austen never finished her basic schooling. She and her sister, … Continue reading

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