Monthly Archives: May 2018

Engineering paper planes

Kids compete to see whose paper airplanes, which they designed, would fly the farthest. pic.twitter.com/XrQW0b0lrx — MentorPublicLibrary (@MentorPL) May 23, 2018 Kids learned about paper engineering — which, as you may have guessed, is another way of saying origami — during … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Discover Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright is America’s most famous architect. He innovated the Prairie style of design and planned hundreds of structures that dot the country (including Lake County) And his life is as fascinating as his architecture. Both his tempestuous relationships … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Rebekah Frumkin on her favorite books & why she doesn’t like happy stories

Rebekah Frumkin, author of the spectacular The Comedown, visited our region earlier this month. While here, she discussed what makes a story worthwhile to her, struggled to think of a single happy story that she enjoys, and explained how her philosophy … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Help sniff our wrongdoers with Dog Man

Kids can sniff out wrongdoers with Dav Pilkey’s Dog Man during a fun program at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 6, at our Main Branch. The children will nab nefarious ne’er-do-wells like Petey the Cat by completing activities straight out of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Springtime origami at Mentor Public Library

  Make flowers and more with paper during a spring-themed, hands-on workshop teaching the basics of origami at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 7, at our Main Branch. The workshop leader will be Jenn Cline from the Ohio Paper Folders. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment
MAIN: 440.255.8811    •    LAKE: 440.257.2512    •    HEADLANDS: 440.257.2000
© 2018 Mentor Public Library 8215 Mentor Ave. Mentor, OH 44060
Mentor Public Library