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Make your own tote for Banned Books Week

From Sept. 23 to 29, libraries and schools across the country will recognize Banned Books Week. It’s a chance for us to remind you about all the society-changing books that have been banned or challenged. And there’s a good chance that … Continue reading

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Turning books into looks

We turned our favorite books into our favorite looks earlier this month at our Lake Branch. Teens and adults made necklaces, earrings and keychains. By the way, if you enjoy crafting, check out our Craft for a Cause Club. Each … Continue reading

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Book Jewelry Workshop

Teens and adults can turn their favorite books into their favorite look during our Book Jewelry Workshop at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at our Lake Branch. We’ll be making necklaces, earrings and key chains. Wear a good book … Continue reading

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New databases at Mentor Public Library

Do you feel that? Your Mentor Public Library just became even more valuable. We’ve added 11 more databases to our collection. You can now learn about car repair, research your genealogy or study a foreign language. And it’s all free with … Continue reading

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Teens get crafty with old books

What do you do with an old book? You could recycle or donate it. Or you could transform it into art. Teens got creative with old books during our crafternoon earlier this month. They upcycled stray pages into origami roses and … Continue reading

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