Monthly Archives: February 2016

$5 Book Sale at the Read House this Weekend

The Friends of Mentor Public Library will hold a $5 bag sale at Mentor Library’s Read House from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 20, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Sunday, Feb. 21. That means you … Continue reading

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Author Deanna Adams offers advice to writers

Author Deanna Adams offered advice to writers, both professionals and hobbyists, during her recent visit to Mentor Public Library. She stressed the importance of observation, reading, and participating in writers’ events. “Those who want to write for a career should start … Continue reading

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Learn about your credit score at Mentor Public Library

Your credit score is important. It can have an impact on finding employment, buying insurance, and purchasing or renting a home or car. It can affect college students who are looking for loans and prevent seniors from qualifying for a reverse mortgage … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras! New Orleans in Music, Movies, Books & More

It’s Fat Tuesday and that means Mardi Gras! And New Orleans may not be the only city that throws a party before Ash Wednesday, but we would be remiss if we missed this chance to highlight all the music, movies, … Continue reading

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The Civil War at Mentor Public Library

Mentor Public Library has not one but two programs dedicated to the Civil War this week at its Main Branch. At noon on Wednesday (and in honor of Black History Month), you can learn all about Frederick Douglass. Hear how he … Continue reading

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