Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

You’re invited to our StoryBook Walk dedication

You’re invited to the dedication of our new Storybook Walk at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 24. The walk will trace the path between our Main Branch and the Read House. Families will be able read along with a story … Continue reading

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Make succulent terrariums at Mentor Library

Feeling crafty? Then come to our Pinterest craft night at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 29, at our Main Branch. We’ll be making terrariums for succulents. We’ll provide the plants, terrariums and other materials. All you need to bring is … Continue reading

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Tom Batiuk on creating comics for 46 years

Funky Winkerbean and Crankshaft creator Tom Batiuk joined us last month for our inaugural Northcoast Writers’ Showcase. He discussed how he became a cartoonist and his favorite stories from 46 years of creating comics strips. He also explains why cartoonists need knowledge “a … Continue reading

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Libraries Rock!

Are you ready to rock? Our Summer Reading theme is Libraries Rock, so we’re offering programs that will be music to your ears. There will be big-band concerts, rock ‘n’ roll authors, lip-sync battles and more. Summer Reading begins Thursday, May … Continue reading

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American Girl Book Club meets Kirsten

Our American Girl Book Club leaped back to the Pioneer Days to meet Kirsten this month. The girls learned about the travails of immigrant families like Kirsten who traveled from Sweden to the Minnesota frontier. Each month, our club gets … Continue reading

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