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Meeting the nocturnal animals of Ohio

Lake Metroparks introduced us to some of the nocturnal birds and mammals that live in the Kevin P. Clinton Wildlife Center at Penitentiary Glen. The center receives and rehabilitates nearly 2,000 injured or orphaned animals each year. Those animals include rabbits, … Continue reading

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Looking at life through the eyes of a Wonder

Sam Drazin doesn’t just want to raise awareness. He wants to raise acceptance. He has Treacher Collins Syndrome, a rare genetic condition that affects how his facial bones and tissues developed. Because of it, he suffered from hearing loss and … Continue reading

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Full STEAM Ahead at Mentor Public Library

Starting in October, Mentor Public Library is launching Full STEAM Ahead. For five consecutive Tuesdays, the library will offer hands-on activities that reinforce STEAM curriculum. Each week, we’ll focus on a different aspect of STEAM. Science on Oct. 4 Technology … Continue reading

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Special campfire story time at the library

We had a special story time around the campfire Thursday night at our Read House. Kids made pet rocks and s’mores, and we went on a scaaaary walk. Visit our event calendar to see more programs for kids, teens, and adults … Continue reading

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Learn about Reiki at Mentor Public Library

What is Reiki? In short, it’s a healing technique where the therapist uses touch to encourage a patient’s natural energies. Practitioners say it relieves stress and helps a body heal itself. But that’s just the short definition. For a better, more in-depth … Continue reading

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