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After-hours Star Wars Party at Mentor Public Library

We’re throwing a Star Wars party so big that we have to host it after hours. Kids (those entering third through sixth grade) can travel with us to a galaxy far, far away during a special event from 7 to … Continue reading

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Feeling crafty on a Marvelous Monday

We had a crafty Marvelous Monday this week. Kids made sand art and colored refrigerator magnets. Every Monday during Summer Reading, families can join us 1 p.m. on the Main Branch lawn for out-of-this-world games and crafts. You can also come to … Continue reading

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Fluid Art in the Headlands

Ever heard of fluid art? It’s also called Paint Pouring or Dirty Pouring. We tried it last week at our Headlands Branch. Instead of painting, you can mix your paint in a single cup and pour it directly onto the … Continue reading

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The Battle of Gettysburg

About a third of the soldiers who fought in Gettysburg became casualties during three pivotal days of the US Civil War. Todd Arrington, site manager of James A. Garfield National Historic Site and a Gettysburg native, talks about the history, … Continue reading

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Scream for ice cream

Looking for a sweet way to spend a summer evening? Kids can make their own ice cream the old-fashioned way during a special program at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31, at our Headlands Branch. The program is free to … Continue reading

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