Tag Archives: Jane Austen

No Talking in the Library: Favorite Movies

No Talking in the Library returns! In this episode, we discuss our favorite films, including: Apocalypse Now and, by extension, Dispatches by Michael Herr Amelie Captain America: The Winter Solider Clueless, which is based, of course, on Emma by Jane Austen Visit here … Continue reading

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Presenting ‘Pride & Prejudice’ at Mentor Library

Jane Austen’s work has been recreated as movies, miniseries, webisodes and zombie romps, so it’s unsurprising that her stories made their way to the stage. As part of Austen in Autumn, Geauga Lyric Theater will perform vignettes from Pride & Prejudice at 6:30 … Continue reading

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Jane Austen Tea Party for kids at Mentor Library

We’re celebrating the life and works of Jane Austen with Austen in Autumn; and, yes, most of our programs are for teens and adults. But not all of them! We threw a tea party on Saturday where kids could learn … Continue reading

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10 Jane Austen Facts for Austen in Autumn

Austen in Autumn has just begun, and we’re already having a lot of fun. Here are some fun facts about Jane Austen, the author who inspired us to host Austen in Autumn. Jane Austen never finished her basic schooling. She and her sister, … Continue reading

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Jane Austen Tea for kids at Mentor Library

Not to sound braggy, but we’re pretty good at tea parties at Mentor Public Library. Be they princess, Pinkalicious or Poppins parties, the kids always have a good time. (And we do too!) As part of Austen in Autumn, we’re hosting … Continue reading

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