Tag Archives: Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch

St. Patrick’s Party!

We threw a St. Patrick’s Day party for kids at our Lake Branch on Tuesday. We made pinwheels, shamrock wands and cereal rainbows. But, instead of just talking about it, how about we get straight to the cute photos… For … Continue reading

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Painting masterpieces without brushes

On Saturday at our Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch, we gave children paint of every shade of the rainbow. Then we gave them plastics forks, bubble wrap, Q-tips, balloons, sponges, combs, cardboard tubes and plastics bottles. The only thing we didn’t give them was … Continue reading

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The joy of Seuss and of reading to children

When I talked with Amy Popik from The News-Herald about Read Across America, we mentioned who read Dr. Seuss to us when we were kids. For me, it was my grandma; for her, her mom. Now, the actual who doesn’t matter … Continue reading

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Who needs a brush to paint?

You don’t need a brush to paint. Almost anything can be your brush if you’re feeling creative—marbles, toy cars, yarn, anything. So we’re breaking out the forks, bubble wrap, Q-tips, balloons, sponges, combs, cardboard tubes and plastics bottles—but no brushes—this … Continue reading

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Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday at Mentor Library

Someone is celebrating a Seuss-pendous birthday soon, and Mentor Public Library is ready to party. On Monday, March 2, all three branches of Mentor Library will commemorate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with story times, crafts, special programs and, of course, cake. … Continue reading

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