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Decorating nature with painted rocks

Children can add a little more loveliness to nature from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, at our Headlands Branch. Our friend Bonnie Rice (also known as the Litter Lady) will help kids paint nature scenes onto rocks. When … Continue reading

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Drawing sunsets with Studio MPL

Want a fun color exercise? Draw a sunset. You can fit an entire box of crayons in one lovely dusk. Studio MPL, our art club for kids, used charcoal to draw sunsets during their last meeting. Charcoals are perfect for … Continue reading

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Attend our Picasso-themed painting workshop

We’re hosting a Pablo Picasso-themed painting workshop at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, at our Main Branch. The instructor will be Stephanie Royko, a local art teacher. Painters—from rookies to veterans—will learn ways to emulate Picasso’s techniques. The workshop, including art supplies, … Continue reading

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Thank your favorite incredible kid with a special photo message

Send your favorite kid a photo of you in outer space or the bottom of the ocean! Seniors can send a special photo message to their favorite incredible kid using the green screen at Mentor High School’s HUB from 6 … Continue reading

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Painting our ‘American Gothic’ sketches

Studio MPL, our art club for kids, continued its project from last month—coloring their parodies of Grant Woods’ American Gothic. In January, the kids sketched their own versions of American Gothic, substituting in animals, minions, superheroes and more for the famous farmers. … Continue reading

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