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Learn about birding at Mentor Public Library

Lake County is a boon to birdwatchers. Hundreds of bird species call the Mentor Marsh, Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve, Chagrin River Park, Girdled Road Reservation, Penitentiary Glen Reservation, Hell Hollow Wilderness Area and Holden Arboretum home. Learn how to find … Continue reading

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Kids can go on a snowshoe adventure at our Lake Branch

Want a cool adventure for kids when they’re off school for Presidents’ Day? How about snowshoeing? Our friends from Lake Metroparks will teach kids (third through sixth graders) how to use snowshoes during a special program at 2 p.m. on Monday, … Continue reading

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Meeting the nocturnal animals of Ohio

Lake Metroparks introduced us to some of the nocturnal birds and mammals that live in the Kevin P. Clinton Wildlife Center at Penitentiary Glen. The center receives and rehabilitates nearly 2,000 injured or orphaned animals each year. Those animals include rabbits, … Continue reading

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Meet the creatures of the night

Kids can meet the things that go bump in the night at the library. Lake Metroparks will bring some of their furred and feathered friends to a special program about nocturnal animals at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at our … Continue reading

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Learn about the feathered, furred and scaly at Mentor Library

It’s autumn and getting chillier. For us, this means grabbing a jacket from the closet. But what about animals that don’t wear coats? How do other mammals, birds, reptiles, and their ilk stay warm? Our friends from the Lake Metroparks … Continue reading

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