Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

Get making at our Creation Station

Want to make a stop-motion film? How about building a robot out of an electric toothbrush? Or creating a light-up greeting card with an electrical circuit? Then you’ll want to check out the Creation Station at our Lake Branch. Each month, … Continue reading

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Build a Better World with us this summer

This summer, we want to help you build a better world. That’s why we’ve dedicated our Summer Reading program to building, literally and figuratively. Summer Reading begins Thursday, May 25, at all of MPL’s branches. Sue Durante, the Bubble Lady, will … Continue reading

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Library branches temporarily closing for maintenance

All of our branches will be closed from 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 27, until 9 a.m. on the Tuesday after Memorial Day, May 30. We’re using the holiday weekend as an opportunity to perform maintenance on our buildings and parking lots. … Continue reading

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Learn how to compost

Why spend money on expensive fertilizers when you can make it yourself? Learn how to “feed” your soil during a composting workshop at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, at our Main Branch. Natalie Gertz-Young from Lake County Soil and … Continue reading

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Is it time to retire from driving?

Are you worried that your parent or grandparent shouldn’t be driving anymore? Matt Gurwell of Keeping Us Safe will give a presentation for family members, caregivers, and loved ones of senior drivers who may now or in the future need … Continue reading

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