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Can Your Fines food drive returns to Mentor Public Library

The Can Your Fines food drive is returning to Mentor Public Library and, once again, library patrons can donate food in exchange for forgiveness of their fines. The food drive will run from Dec. 1 to Dec. 31 and people can … Continue reading

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Our American Girl Book Club meets Maryellen

Our American Girl Book Club danced the hand jive and bedazzled sunglasses when they traveled back to the 1950s to meet Maryellen. Each month, our club gets together to discuss a different American Girl book. Then we make a craft and … Continue reading

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Turn moments into stories with author Jill Grunenwald

Aspiring authors can learn how to turn moments into stories with writer Jill Grunenwald during a special program at Mentor Public Library. Grunenwald will demonstrate how memorable and even quiet moments can be transformed into flash essays—short stories, no longer … Continue reading

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Restock your book shelves for only $5 this weekend

The Friends of Mentor Public Library will hold a $5 bag sale at our Read House from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 11, and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 12. That means you can buy as many books as you can fit in … Continue reading

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Learn how to use Video Chatting services at the library

Video Chatting services have done for video what Alexander Graham Bell did for audio. You can now both speak and see people from around the planet using Skype, Google Hangouts, FaceTime and other video chatting services. If you or someone … Continue reading

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