Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

Travelin’ Man Band performing free concert at MPL’s Lake Branch

Are you ready for a good time? Travelin’ Man Band will perform a free and family-friendly concert at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, at Mentor Library’s Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch. They perform hits from the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s—from Buddy Holly to Bob … Continue reading

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To a Super Summer at Mentor Library

That was a super summer! Together, we auditioned as Minions, joined the Ninja Turtles and trounced Turbo-Toilet 2000. We celebrated local and literary heroes. And most of all, we did a lot of reading. Precisely 1,485 kids signed up for our … Continue reading

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Story Times, Book Clubs, Concerts & More at MPL’s Lake Branch

Summer Reading may have concluded but that doesn’t mean the fun is finished. In fact, just this week at our Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch, we’re hosting story times, book clubs for teens and adults, crafts and a concert! Kids—from six months to … Continue reading

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How to pick your next book

We’ve all been there. You just finished a good book—a great book even—and you’re eager for something new, but you don’t know where to turn. How do you pick that next book? Fortunately, Mentor Public Library can help with that. … Continue reading

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Tra-La-Laa! Captain Underpants at Mentor Library

Tra-La-Laa! We dedicated our final Marvelous Monday—our summer-long celebration of heroes—to Captain Underpants and his “creators” George Beard and Harold Hutchins. Kids made capes with their own Professor Poopypants-endorsed monikers. (For example, I’m Chim-Chim Banana Brain.) They also used toilet-paper … Continue reading

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