Branches

Upcoming events at Lake, Headlands, & The HUB!

(Click here to see our on-going programs)

 


Green Screen Basics @ The HUB

Monday, February 25, 2019
5:00-6:00 pm or 6:30-7:30 pmGreen Screen

Learn the basics of using The HUB’s green screen studio at this informative presentation. Get inspired for your next video project!

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online.

 


Dr. Seuss-Read Across America Day! @ Lake

Friday, March 1, 2019
12:00 pm – 4:00 pmRead Along

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday and Read Across America Day with some fun crafts activities. And it wouldn’t be a birthday celebration without cake! Fun for all ages.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Coding Club @ The HUB

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
4:30-6:00 pmCoding Club

Learn how to animate drawings and design websites every first Tuesday of the month at The HUB! In this self-paced club, you ‘ll earn badges as you reach certain milestones. Earn all the badges to become a Programming Wizard! Attendee must be at least in grade 4 or higher.

Participants must bring their own headphones. An account at KhanAcademy.org is recommended, but not required.

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online.

 


Basic Computer Skills @ Lake

Thursday, March 7, 2019
2:00-3:00 pm! Computer Class

Learn the basic skills needed to use a computer. No skills required.
Attendee must be 18 Years or older. Attendee MUST Give 24 HOUR Cancellation Notice to Allow Others on the Waiting List to Attend.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Paws to Read @ Headlands

Saturday, March 9, 2019
1:30-2:00 pm or 2:00-2:30 pm

Diva (left) and Stella share a story during Paws to Read.Kids who are able to read independently are invited to read for a 30-minute session. A licensed dog will listen to the child read in order to help build reading confidence and skills.

Registration is necessary and begins 2 weeks prior to the program. Attendee must be between the grades of 1 and 5. Attendee MUST give 24 hour cancellation notice to allow others on the waiting list to attend.

For additional information, or contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000 or register online.

 


Medicare Basics (Adults) @ Lake

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
6:00-7:00 pmMedicare

Whether you need to sign up for Medicare or have had it for years, you probably have questions. Join us to learn details on how Medicare works. This program will be presented by a representative from Pelorus Financial. Bring your questions.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Over the Moon Story Time @ The HUB

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
6:30-7:00 pmMoon

Join us for a special moon themed story time at The HUB. There will be moon themed stories, songs, & rhymes. At the end, children will make their very own moon sand! Attendee must be between the ages of 2 Years and 5 Years old.

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online.

 


Basic Computer Skills @ Lake

Thursday, March 14, 2019
2:00-3:00 pm! Computer Class

Learn the basic skills needed to use a computer. No skills required.
Attendee must be 18 Years or older. Attendee MUST Give 24 HOUR Cancellation Notice to Allow Others on the Waiting List to Attend.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Happy St. Patrick’s Day @ Headlands

Saturday, March 16, 2019
10:30 am – 2:00 pm st-patricks-day-

Join us for a fun walk-in program with a craft and a search for leprechaun gold. You just can’t go wrong at the Headlands branch.

For additional information, or contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000.

 


Laser Engraver Basics @ The HUB

Monday, March 18, 2019
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm or 6:00 – 7:30 pm ! Laser Engraved objects

Learn the basics of using The HUB’s laser engraver at this informative presentation. Get inspired for your next project and walk away with an engraved souvenir! All ages welcome to attend.

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online.

 


Washi Tape Light Switches @ The HUB

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
4:00-7:00 pmLight Switch Cover

Join us at The HUB to make cool light switches! We will have Washi tape and you can bring in your own light switch to decorate! Enjoy snacks and make a fun craft. Attendee must be 10 Years or older.

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online.

 


Basic Internet Skills (Adult) @ Lake

Thursday, March 21, 2019
2:00-3:00 pm! Computer Class

Lean the basics of searching the web. Mouse and typing skills required.

Attendee must be 18 Years or older. Attendee MUST Give 24 HOUR Cancellation Notice to Allow Others on the Waiting List to Attend.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Marshmallow “Snowball” Catapults @ Headlands

Saturday, March 23, 2019
2:00 pm – 3:00 pmcatapult

Join us as we create mini “snowball” catapults! We will launch “snowballs” at targets and accumulate points. The person with the most points wins a prize! Ages 9-12.

For additional information, or contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000 or register online.

 


Vinyl Cutter Basics @ The HUB

Monday, March 25, 2019
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm or 6:00 – 7:30 pm!Vinyl Cutter

Learn the basics of using The HUB’s vinyl cutter at one of these informative presentations. Get inspired for your next project and walk away with a vinyl souvenir! All ages welcome to attend.

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online.

 


Green Kids Craft Lab @ The HUB

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
6:00-7:30 pmGreen Craft

What can you make with recycled material? Come by The HUB on the 4th Wednesday of the month to see what your imagination can bring to life. Discover how to make new objects and art from items typically tossed away.  Mar 27th: Super Heroes
Grades Pre K – 6th

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online.

 


Crafty Adults! @ Lake

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
6:30-8:00 pmCrafting

Each month we’ll explore and create a new craft. We’ll supply the materials and you supply the creativity. All skill levels are welcome. Bring your friends and get crafty! Registration is required.

Attendee must be 21 Years or older. Attendee MUST Give 24 HOUR Cancellation Notice to Allow Others on the Waiting List to Attend.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Color Me, Headlands

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
7:00-8:30 pm!Color

Looking for some quiet time? Join us for a calm evening of coloring at the Headlands branch. Bring the family and color! Supplies provided.

For additional information, or contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000.

 


Basic Internet Skills (Adult) @ Lake

Thursday, March 28, 2019
2:00-3:00 pm! Computer Class

Lean the basics of searching the web. Mouse and typing skills required.

Attendee must be 18 Years or older. Attendee MUST Give 24 HOUR Cancellation Notice to Allow Others on the Waiting List to Attend.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


 

 

 

On-Going Programs

 


Tyke Time @ Headlands 

Thursdays, 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Teddy Bear & Book

Join us every Thursday for stories, songs, and rhymes, and a very simple craft  for this younger pre-school story time. Ages 6 Months to 4 years. Kids you must bring a big person to stay with you, and they can have a good time too. No registration required. For additional information contact the Headlands Branch – 257-2000.

 


Tiddlywinks @ Lake

Thursdays, 10:00 – 10:30 a.m.Tiddlywinks

Join us for a lively and interactive story time filled with stories, songs, and rhymes just right for little listeners. Open to those from birth to 36 months, but older siblings are welcome! For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512.

 


Storytime Stars @ Lake

Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11 am
Star books

Children ages 6 months to 5 years are welcome to attend this story time at Lake Branch. Enjoy stories, music, rhymes and a craft to take home. Make a star wish! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512.

 


Saturday Crafty Pop Up @ Headlands

Saturdays, 10:00 am – 1:00 pmcrafts-1

Come and spend a few minutes making a craft to take home.

For additional information, or contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000

 


Wiggle and Play Club @ Lake

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
6:30-7:00 p.m.child-mom reading

Monthly club offers a simplified version of a storytime. This club consists of reading one story along with rhymes and songs. There will be a themed activity for little listeners on the move and each session ends with 15 minutes of play time with educational toys. Lets have some fun! All ages.

Future Meetings:

  • March 6, 2019
  • April 3, 2019

 


Curious Kids @ Lake

Saturday, February 9, 2019
2:00-3:00 p.m.Curiosity

Join us at the Lake Branch as we explore new ideas & meet interesting people every month. Through science experiments & playful activities, we’ll learn & see new things (or learn to see old things in new ways) & challenge ourselves to be more curious about our world.

Future Meetings:

  • March 9, 2019
  • April 13, 2019

 


Let’s Go LEGO Club! @ Headlands

Saturday, February 16, 2019
2:00-3:00 p.m.

Get creative using the Library’s Lego Bricks. We’ll have a theme, but you can do your own thing! Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.  No registration is necessary! For additional information contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000.

Future Meetings:

  • March 16, 2019
  • April 20, 2019

 


Studio MPL Art Club @ Lake

Monday, February 18, 2019
4:00-5:00 p.m.Studio Art

Calling all creative kids! Join us for a fun art project. Children need to be able to work independently and responsibly with art supplies for a successful studio experience.Please dress for mess! Attendee must be between the grades of 2 and 5.  For additional information contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512.

Future Meetings:

  • March 18, 2019
  • April 15, 2019

 


Green Kids Craft Lab @ The HUB

Wednesday, February 27, 2019: Animals & Insects
6:00-7:30 pmRecycle

What can you make with recycled material? Come by The HUB on the 4th Wednesday of the month to see what your imagination can bring to life. Discover how to make new objects and art from items typically tossed away.  Grades Pre K – 6th

The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information.

Future Meetings:

  • March 27, 2019: Super Heroes
  • April 24, 2019: I Love the Earth

 


Creative Connections @ Lake

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
6:30-8:00 p.m.nurse-tie-dye-clipart-1

Come to the Lake Branch as, each month, we explore new mediums & techniques that will help you express your creativity and art in new ways.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

Future Dates:

  • March 27, 2019
  • April 24, 2019

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