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Get an expert introduction to birdwatching

You can learn all about birdwatching, including the best local spots to find birds, during an upcoming program at Mentor Public Library. Andy Avram from Lake Metroparks will teach an introduction to birdwatching at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6, at … Continue reading

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Don’t just play the game, be the game

Get in the game! Teens can join us for an afternoon of super-sized versions of Jenga, Messy Twister and more! (Seriously, we’re talking messy. You’ll want to wear old clothes.) The games begin at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 9, at … Continue reading

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Parachute play on a Move-It Monday

We played with parachutes during Move-It Monday this week at our Read House. We used the parachutes to play catch, pop goes the weasel—a stuffed skunk sat in for the absent weasel—and more. Afterward, we played sidewalk games and made … Continue reading

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Art contest for teens at Mentor Public Library

Get your drawing hand and right brain ready! We’re having an art contest this summer for kids entering seventh through 12th grade, and we want you to get creative. Here are the rules: Drawings must stick to our summer-reading theme of “Get … Continue reading

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Do You Think You Can Survive Readlandia?

Do your kids think they’re tough? Tough enough to survive Readlandia? On Thursday, June 30, we’re transforming our Read House into the forbidding terrain of Readlandia. Kids will have their mettle tested with challenges involving hidden puzzles, frozen T-shirts, and slimy food. … Continue reading

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