Tag Archives: Headlands Branch

Making Slime & Elephant Toothpaste during Super Science Saturday

It’s easy to make science intimidating. After all, dihydrogen monoxide sounds terrifying until you realize it’s just another way to say water. But it’s not difficult to make science fun too. For example, kids can create their own chemical reactions and … Continue reading

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Lifting off with Super Science Saturdays

We took to the skies during the most recent Super Science Saturday at our Headlands Branch. First, kids made hoop gliders that floated through the air. Then, they made rockets that exploded that were powered by a chemical reaction that … Continue reading

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Travelin’ Man Band performing free concert at MPL’s Headlands Branch

Are you ready for a good time? Travelin’ Man Band will perform a free and family-friendly concert at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 15, at Mentor Library’s Headlands Branch. They perform hits from the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s—from Buddy Holly to … Continue reading

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Celebrating super science on Saturdays

Sure, gamma rays might not actually turn you into The Hulk and cosmic rays might not transform you into The Human Torch, but there’s still plenty that’s super about science. We’ve dedicated our summer reading program to heroes, and that … Continue reading

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Meeting the eagles from Mentor Marsh

Naturalist Becky Donaldson wasn’t able to bring the actual bald eagles who nest in Mentor Marsh with her when she visited our Headlands Branch this Saturday, but she was able to bring a few interesting artifacts (including a skull) and … Continue reading

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