Tag Archives: James A. Garfield National Historic Site

Learn about Major Battles of World War II at Mentor Public Library

World War II didn’t simply change a region or a generation. It changed the entire world in ways that still resonate today. In the same breath, the second world war is passing from living memory. The number of men and women who … Continue reading

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The Civil War at Mentor Public Library

Mentor Public Library has not one but two programs dedicated to the Civil War this week at its Main Branch. At noon on Wednesday (and in honor of Black History Month), you can learn all about Frederick Douglass. Hear how he … Continue reading

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10 Books, Movies & Documentaries for Presidents’ Day

Of course we love Presidents’ Day at Mentor Public Library. A president lived right down the street from us! (And his son was the architect of our first branch.) And we think one of the best ways we can celebrate … Continue reading

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Join Mentor Reads to Learn about President James A. Garfield

Every day is President’s Day in Mentor, because our city is one of the few that can claim to be a hometown to a president. To celebrate (and also learn about) our president we started a book club, Mentor Reads … Continue reading

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10 Favorite Places to Read Outdoors

I love autumn. Summer can get too hot; winter, too cold; and everything makes me sneeze in the spring. But autumn’s just about perfect. And one of my favorite things to do in the fall is read outside. I grab … Continue reading

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