Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

Do a Grouch a favor

Today is National Do-a-Grouch-a-Favor Day. (Yes, they truly have a day for everything.) Our favorite grouch is none other than Oscar, and you can lend him a hand by borrowing some of our Sesame Street books, videos, and albums. You … Continue reading

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Listen to your favorite Grammy winners for free

Your favorite artist may not have won at the Grammys—we still love you Beyhive—but there was a lot of excellent music celebrated this Sunday. And you can listen to the most of the winners for free using two of Mentor … Continue reading

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Spend Valentine’s Day with some of our favorite love stories

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we’re sharing some of our favorite love stories with you. If you see something you like, feel free to borrow it from us. Some of us love a good swashbuckler. Ms. Judy from circulation recommends The … Continue reading

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3D Printers and A+ Fun

Our STEAM series continued last Tuesday with a focus on technology. The kids programmed Ozobots—smart toys that teach the basics of coding—and checked out our new 3D printer. We’re celebrating STEAM themes all throughout the month. For the next three Tuesdays, … Continue reading

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How does a dinosaur celebrate Jane Yolen’s birthday?

How does a dinosaur enjoy the day When the author who made him at last gets to play? Does he bury his face in a tablet or phone? Does he plug in his XBox and sit their alone? Does a dinosaur … Continue reading

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