Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

25 Classic R&B/Soul Albums on Freegal

Do you like good music—some sweet soul music? Want to listen to some of the best R&B music ever made without spending money on iTunes, Spotify or Tidal? Try Freegal. It lets you download DRM-free mp3s of your favorite songs. Moreover, … Continue reading

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Our Wordplay Writing Club Tries Na-No-Wri-Mo

Our Wordplay Writing Club is trying to compose a story together, and it’s more creative than linear. They use storytelling dice with a different suggestions on each face, so every roll adds a new element to the story So far, … Continue reading

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Celebrating International Games Day

We’ll always love books at the library (obviously,) but we’re gamers too. So we celebrated International Games Day with a Just Dance dance party and a Super Smash Bros tournament. And playtime isn’t over yet. Kids can join us for an … Continue reading

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5 Things You Didn’t Know about the Gettysburg Address

Exactly 153 years ago, President Abraham Lincoln spoke at a newly commemorated national cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. He spoke briefly—a mere 262 words—but those words are still remembered verbatim by hundreds of people, and even the most apolitical Americans can … Continue reading

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Get information on the Affordable Care Act

Do you have questions or concerns about the Affordable Care Act, also known as ObamaCare? Mentor Public Library is hosting a pair of information sessions about the ACA with Lori Lipton, a licensed agent, at our Main Branch. She’ll provide … Continue reading

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