Monthly Archives: March 2016

Construction beginning on drive-thru at MPL’s Main Branch

You may have heard about the new drive-thru we’re adding to our Main Branch. Pretty soon, you’ll be able to pick up your holds at Main without even leaving your car. How soon? Very. Construction for the drive-thru starts April 25 and is expected … Continue reading

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Join the Pajama Jam at Mentor Public Library

We had a Pajama Party with games, crafts, songs, and (of course) story time Thursday at our Main Branch. After all, the only thing better than a party is a Pajama Jam! We played games like Pajama Bingo (where kids had … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day: Irish writers on Ireland and its people

For St. Patrick’s Day, we offer 20 of the best and best-known Irish writers as they write about Ireland and its people. We also have a few literary toasts to offer, so you don’t get sick of saying Erin go bragh. … Continue reading

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MPL’s Wordplay Club is a fun way for young writers to hone their skills

The young authors in Wordplay—our writing club for kids—never quite know what they’re getting into when they get together. For example, some months, they write stories using random objects they pick out of a bag. Other times, they team up … Continue reading

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Alan Dutka introduces you to Cleveland’s Millionaires’ Row

Author Alan Dutka recently gave us a tour of Cleveland’s most famous and glamorous avenue, Millionaires’ Row; but he specifically took us through its unsavory underbelly. Dutka talked about wealthy industrialists, their million-dollar divorces, what they did when the money disappeared, and one … Continue reading

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