Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

Antes del Cinco de Mayo

The fifth of May will be here soon. Perhaps you’ll celebrate by wearing a sombrero, but Mexican culture is much more than a hat, a taco or a margarita. So if I may, I’d like to suggest a few more … Continue reading

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Where should Mentor Public Library pop up next?

We’ve popped up at schools and concerts, marshes and malls, parks and parties. Wherever our Pop-Up Library appears, it comes filled to the brim with free books. That’s right, the books in our Pop-Up Library are free for you to keep forever. You … Continue reading

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Barking up the right tree at Mentor Public Library

Books and bulldogs, pages and pups—Paws to Read is back! Every month, we pair young readers (between the ages of six and 12 years old) with therapy dogs, who listen to the children as they read. The dogs make an ideal … Continue reading

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Join our Winnie-the-Pooh Tea Party

Not to sound braggy, but we’re pretty good at tea parties at Mentor Public Library. Be they princess, Pinkalicious or Poppins parties, the kids always have a good time. (And we do too!) Now we’re about to throw a tea party … Continue reading

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Getting money smart at Mentor Public Library

Most of our Money Smart Week programming is for adults, but you have to teach the youth too. Kids learned about saving and spending during a special program Monday evening. They also painted their own Robot Banks. (Sure, pigs are … Continue reading

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