Monthly Archives: December 2017

Lake Branch opening STEAM station for kids

Kids can combine play and learning when they try out the new STEAM Station at our Lake Branch. (If you don’t know, STEAM is an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.) Fledgling scientists as young as … Continue reading

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10 Picture Books for Hanukkah

Hanukkah begins at sunset on Dec. 12. It celebrates Jewish independence from a Seleucid Syrian king and the miracle in which one day’s worth of holy oil burned in the rededicated Temple for eight days. In celebration of the Festival of Lights, … Continue reading

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Check out new magazines whenever you want with Flipster

You can now access dozens of popular magazines whenever you want and for free. All you need is a smart device—like a tablet, computer or smartphone—a Mentor Public Library card, and the library’s newest digital service, Flipster. You can check out both new and … Continue reading

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Check the technology during our Tech Lab tryouts

Want to “draw” a sculpture with a 3D pen? Pilot a drone? Play with virtual-reality goggles and wearable tech? Families can try out all these new gadgets and more when the NEO-RLS Tech Lab visits at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 12, … Continue reading

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Enjoy Judy Crawford’s one-woman show at the library

Want some music to make you feel merry? Judy Crawford will perform a one-woman show at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 13, at our Main Branch. Crawford is a local singer with a big voice and a soft spot for … Continue reading

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