Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

It’s a Thanksgiving celebration, Charlie Brown

Where’s the turkey, Chuck? We may not have had any poultry at our Charlie Brown Thanksgiving party, but we had enough popcorn and ice cream to make Chef Charlie Brown proud. We screened the classic A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving on … Continue reading

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Holiday origami at Mentor Public Library

Want to learn the basics of origami and make ornaments for your Christmas tree with nothing more than paper? Come to the library! Jenn Cline from the Ohio Paper Folders will present a hands-on workshop teaching the basics of origami in … Continue reading

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5 writing tips from Paula McLain

Bestselling author and spectacular human Paula McLain visited us for National Novel Writing Month. She discussed finding inspiration for her bestsellers, The Paris Wife and Circling the Sun, in Hadley Richardson and Beryl Markham, respectively. She also mentioned how a dream about Martha … Continue reading

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D.M. Pulley returns to talk writing, torso slayings

Award-winning writer D.M. Pulley is returning to Mentor Public Library on Thursday, Nov. 30, to help us conclude National Novel Writing Month. First, Pulley will lead a session where writers can share and discuss their stories that they’ve written this month at 6:30 … Continue reading

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Mini golf for mega fun

Families could play nine holes last week at our Main Branch. Each mini-golf hole was themed after a different children’s book, including favorites like Harry Potter and Captain Underpants. Afterward, golfers grabbed a cup of hot chocolate, and the winners had their … Continue reading

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