Monthly Archives: July 2019

Donate school supplies for the kids of Torchlight Youth Mentoring Alliance

We’re hosting donation drives all year as part of our 200th anniversary celebration. In August, we’re collecting school supplies for Torchlight Youth Mentoring Alliance at our Main, Lake and Headlands Branches. You can help Torchlight and the children it supports by … Continue reading

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3D Printing in Space

We had a 3D Print-a-Palooza las week at our Main Branch! First, kids learned how the astronauts use the 3D printer on the International Space Station to print tools and parts. Then, they checked out the library’s 3D printer and learned … Continue reading

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Making infinity puzzles

Kids made an infinity puzzle – that’s a puzzle you can put together in practically infinite ways – during a program that mixed art and geometry earlier this month at our Main Branch. First, they crafted their own 9-piece puzzles. Then, they combined … Continue reading

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Travel to the Lake County’s posh, Gilded-Age past

Did you know that Lake County used to be the preferred vacation destination for the wealthy in the 19th century? Specifically, Little Mountain Road in Mentor and Concord Township used to be dotted with grand hotels, bath houses and extravagant … Continue reading

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Travel to Eliot Ness’ Cleveland

Travel back to the era of Untouchables and learn about Eliot Ness during a special program at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 12, at our Main Branch. Eliot Ness served as Cleveland’s Safety Director for Mayor Harold Burton during the years of 1935 to 1941. … Continue reading

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