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The Novels, Movies & Poetry of China for Chinese New Year

In the spirit of our Civil Rights list for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we present 10 of the best novels, movies and poetry collections from China for Chinese New Year. As with all subjective lists, we must begin with disclaimers. … Continue reading

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A dozen awesome Nova documentaries you can watch with Hoopla

We’ve talked about Hoopla before. It’s a cool digital service we offer that lets you stream music, TV shows and movies anywhere and at any time for free with your Mentor Public Library card. It also has an awesome collection of NOVA … Continue reading

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Join the Rock the Mic Club at Mentor Public Library

Any script is a just a place to start for our Rock the Mic Club. Everything is open to interpretation and improvisation. The Big Bad Wolf becomes Macho Man Randy Savage. One of the pigs is a PewDiePie-style YouTuber. You never … Continue reading

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The Force will be with us this Monday (and you should be there too)

We have an author visiting us next week that will please Jedi masters and lil’ Padawans alike. Mark Clark—the author of Star Wars FAQ: Everything Left to Know About the Trilogy That Changed the Movies—will talk about a galaxy far, far … Continue reading

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It’s a Kung Fu Panda Party

Kids kicked it during our Kung Fu Panda party last week. (Get it? Kicked it?) It started with a free martial arts demonstration from Karate for Kids. Then the children learned more about Chinese culture and cuisine with a tea tasting. … Continue reading

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