Monthly Archives: December 2015

Mentor Public Library has writing clubs for kids & teens

Do your children love to write? If so, Mentor Public Library has the perfect club for them—two actually. Our Write On club is for teens. It meets on the third Monday of every month at our Main Branch. They use different … Continue reading

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A Last-Minute Christmas Survival Guide

The Mentor Public Library will be closed Thursday and Friday for Christmas Eve and Christmas, respectively. We hope you have all the holidays books, movies and music you need; but, if you’re left in a lurch these next two days, we … Continue reading

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Studio MPL has a creative Christmas

Studio MPL, our art club for kids, took a break from studying old masters, creating imaginary friends, making sun catchers, painting sunsets, weaving, and trying out pointillism to relax. The young artists made ornaments and practiced perspective by sketching snowmen. Studio MPL meets on the third … Continue reading

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Kids ride the Polar Express at Mentor Public Library

Kids took a ride on the Polar Express during a special story time on Monday at our Main Branch. The children dressed in their pajamas to hear the classic Christmas tale, “The Polar Express,” written by Chris Van Allsburg. Then, they decorated … Continue reading

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Taking story time on the road

Reading matters, especially for kids. By the age of 2, children who are read to regularly display greater language comprehension, larger vocabularies, and higher cognitive skills than their peers. But in the United States, fewer than half the kids five … Continue reading

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