Monthly Archives: May 2016

Little Free Libraries are back

Spring has returned and, with it, so have our Little Free Libraries. Now, you can pick up something to read while visiting the parks, pools and bike paths in Mentor and Mentor-on-the-Lake. Little Free Libraries work like community book exchanges. When … Continue reading

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Want to know more about volunteering at Mentor Public Library

Are you curious about how you can help in your community? Consider volunteering at Mentor Public Library. We have all types of wonderful volunteers at here: homebound drivers who deliver books and movies to patrons who couldn’t get it otherwise … Continue reading

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Our Wordplay Writing Club connects the dots

If storytelling is connecting two points, then good storytelling is making surprising connections in an entertaining fashion. And we forced our Wordplay Club to connect some strange dots on Wednesday. Our young writers had to compose stories using words they selected randomly from … Continue reading

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MPL’s Lake Branch temporarily closing for makeover

Our Lake Branch will be closed from Friday, May 20, through Sunday, May 22, for refurbishment, including a fresh coat of paint. The branch will reopen on Monday, May 23. “We apologize for any inconvenience, but we wanted to complete the … Continue reading

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May Flowers at Mentor Public Library

So we got plenty of April showers, and even some April snow; but it’s all worth it for those May flowers. All kinds of wildflowers grow along the path from our Main Branch to the Read House. They’re tended by … Continue reading

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