Tag Archives: Mentor Headlands Beach

BeachFest!

We want to thank everyone who made sand art at our tent or grabbed a book or two from our Pop-Up Library Saturday at BeachFest! We hope you had as much fun as we did. We’ll be having more Pop-Up … 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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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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Discover More About Where You Live: The Bald Eagles in Mentor Marsh

Did you know that more than 200 kinds of birds live in Mentor Marsh? That includes the blue-winged teal, yellow warbler, American wigeon, gadwall, heron, American black duck, red-winged blackbirds, Northern shoveler and hooded merganser. And bald eagles. Yes, that’s right. There are … Continue reading

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