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Fill your book shelves for only $5

The Friends of Mentor Public Library will hold a $5 bag sale at our Read House from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 26, and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 27. That means you can buy as many books as you can fit in … Continue reading

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Get ready for the big eclipse

Sky watchers can learn about solar eclipses during a special program at noon this Saturday, Aug. 19, at our Main Branch. George Trimble of the Eastlake School of Amateur Astronomy will discuss the geometry and lunar theory of the Great … Continue reading

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Learn from anywhere with Gale courses

You’re never too old, too young, or too anything to learn something new. And we can help. Your Mentor Public Library card gives you access to hundreds of online classes through Gale Courses. They offer courses on everything from music to technology to accounting, … Continue reading

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American Girl Book Club meets Samantha

Our American Girl Book Club traveled to the early 1900s and met a curious orphan named Samantha. On the first Wednesday of each month, our club gets together to discuss a different American Girl book. Then we make a craft that … Continue reading

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Celebrating a stupendous summer with a prehistoric guest

We celebrated the conclusion of our biggest Summer Reading program ever by inviting a dinosaur to the Read House. About 300 kids and adults came to our Summer Reading Finale Party and met, touched, and learned about Roxie the Dinosaur—a not-quite living and … Continue reading

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