Tag Archives: Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch

Engineering paper planes

Kids compete to see whose paper airplanes, which they designed, would fly the farthest. pic.twitter.com/XrQW0b0lrx — MentorPublicLibrary (@MentorPL) May 23, 2018 Kids learned about paper engineering — which, as you may have guessed, is another way of saying origami — during … Continue reading

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Paint ‘en plein air’ with our Watercolor Club

It’s gorgeous outdoors, so it’s time to go outside and take your easel with you. Join our Watercolor Club for en plein air painting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 6, at Mentor Beach Park in Mentor-on-the-Lake. Explore what it’s like … Continue reading

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Join the Star Wars party at our Lake Branch

It’s party time in a galaxy far, far away! Solo has us lit like the Emperor’s fingertips; so we’re throwing a Star Wars party at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23, at our Lake Branch. Kids (kindergarten through fifth grade) can make lightsabers, … Continue reading

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Enjoy tall tales with the Tree Tale Tellers from Holden Arboretum

Turns out it’s pretty easy being green, and worth it too! Join us for a special story time at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 31 at our Lake Branch. We’ll celebrate Arbor Day with our friends from The Holden Arboretum. Kids … Continue reading

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Making math a game

Kids used dice, dominoes and a prize wheel to practice their addition and multiplication tables during our STEAM program last month. The children used different games of chance to receive random numbers. They then needed to find the product—of, for younger … Continue reading

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