Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

Getting in the game at MPL’s Read House

We played classic sidewalk games during this week’s edition of Move-It Monday. We’re talking hop-scotch, marbles, sack races and jump rope. We also created an enormous version of Kerplunk using tomato cages and PVC pipes that the kids could play. This … Continue reading

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Travelin’ Man Band performing free concerts at MPL branches

Are you ready for a good time? Travelin’ Man Band will perform a pair of free and family-friendly concerts this month at our Lake and Headlands Branches. They perform hits from the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s—from Buddy Holly to Bob … Continue reading

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See you at Beachfest!

The city of Mentor’s about to throw the biggest beach party of the summer this Saturday at Mentor Headlands Beach. There will be food, fun, activities and a Master Sand Sculpture Competition featuring five master sand sculptors. And we’ll be … Continue reading

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American Girl Book Club meets Addy

We made clothespin dolls during our American Girl Book Club’s most recent meeting. After all, you can never have enough dolls OR ways to exercise your creativity. On the first Wednesday of each month, our club gets together to discuss a different … Continue reading

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Drive-Thru opening at Mentor Public Library

Mentor Public Library patrons will soon have a way to pick up their books, videos and more without even leaving their car. The drive-thru at our Main Branch opens on Thursday, July 28. Patrons can now put items on hold—either or … Continue reading

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