Monthly Archives: August 2017

MPL Talks: The Life of Josef Stalin

Our Major Leaders of World War II series continued with a program about Josef Stalin, our ally during the war and greatest threat afterward. Our speaker, John Foster—who, in addition to being a librarian, also has a doctorate degree in … Continue reading

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25 Classic Country Albums on Freegal

Want to listen to some of the best country music ever recorded without having to spend money on iTunes, Spotify or Tidal? Some of the greatest country songwriters and singers have their music available on Freegal, which is free to use if you … Continue reading

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Meet our newest Board member

We’re pleased to welcome our newest MPL Board Trustee, Melanie Majikas! Melanie has loved libraries her entire life. She spent so much time at the Geneva Public Library as a child that she can still remember its scent. When her kids were … Continue reading

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Dinosaurs in Ohio? 5 Facts about Ohio Fossils

Bill Urbanski, a docent from Cleveland Natural Natural History, visited us Monday to talk about some of the fossils found in Ohio. And, while we couldn’t possibly share everything we learned, here are a few fun facts. 1. No dinosaur … Continue reading

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MPL Talks: Civil War to Civil Rights

During the most recent talk in our Civil War series with James A. Garfield National Historic Site, Judge Paul Mitrovich took on the ambitious task of tracking civil rights from slavery to the Civil Rights Act of 1964. During his … Continue reading

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