On Friday, January 18 at 1:00 PM join Mentor Public Library as we celebrate Winnie the Pooh and all of his forest friends! Children ages 3-6 years old can join us with family (younger siblings are welcome). There will be stories, a craft and more! Registration starts here on January 4.
On Saturday, January 12 at 1:00 PM, bring the whole family for an afternoon movie! On the 2nd Saturday of each month, we will show a family movie and provide popcorn. All movies will be rated G or PG. This event is for families with children 13 and younger. Ages 8 and younger must have parent supervision. No registration required.
We’ve got a new club starting up in the new year! Get creative at MPL with our Masterpieces at Main Art Club for kids. You don’t have to paint like Picasso or sculpt like Michelangelo. All you need is a desire to learn something new, fun, and creative. Kids ages 8-12 can join us! In order to fully enjoy this club, we ask that you are able to work independently. And please dress for mess. Registration is required. Sign up here for the first session of the new club, to be held on Thursday, January 10 at 4:00 PM.
On Monday, January 7, stop by the Children’s Department throughout the day and get creative with one of our monthly crafts (while supplies last). Open to all ages. No registration required.
On Saturday, January 5 at 1:00 PM, our favorite nanny is returning! Join us for a “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” fun time as we make Mary Poppins hats, have a British tea, and learn to Step In Time. Registration is necessary and will begin here on December 21. This program is open to those ages 5 – 12.
Kids, don’t you wish you could stay up late to see the ball drop on New Year’s Eve? Well, now you can…at NOON! On Monday, December 31 at 11:15 AM come celebrate with us and enjoy music, games, dancing, snacks, and of course…a balloon drop! Come dressed in your best attire and let the fun begin! Open to ages 3-10. Registration is required and starts here on December 17.
Deck the Halls Story Time
Our regularly scheduled story times are on break until the new year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t come to story time!
Families can get into the holiday spirit in this special seasonal series. We’ll share holiday stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. Open to all ages. No registration necessary.
10:00 AM in the Village Room on…
Wednesday, December 5
Thursday, December 13
Tuesday, December 18
Elf on the Library Shelf
Can you find the elf on the library shelf? From December 1 – 22 drop by the Children’s Department to participate in this fun hide and seek game. Children can play daily for a small prize. All ages are welcome!