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Making raised salt paintings at our Headlands Branch

At our Headlands Branch, we thought we’d use salt to make a fun craft and teach a little bit about local history on Friday. After all, a lot of kids (and even some adults) don’t realize that we live right … Continue reading

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Another big summer at Mentor Public Library

Our Summer Reading Program may be over but the fun isn’t done. You can join us for an End of Summer party from 6 to 8 p.m. this Thursday, Aug. 7, at the Read House, which is next door to our … Continue reading

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Fun free-for-all during Family Lego Challenge

Those familiar with our Kids @ Work club know that we love playing with Lego at Mentor Public Library. But it’s usually just kids who get to play, so we thought it would be more fun if the entire family … Continue reading

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New Book Club for Teens at Mentor Library

Ariel Johnson, one of the library associates at Mentor Public Library, wishes she read more for fun when she was a teenager. “I didn’t do a ton of leisurely reading when I was in high school, mainly because I was … Continue reading

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Make your own lava lamp

Here’s a fun science experiment that we did Wednesday night at our Headlands Branch that you and your kids can do at home. Step 1: Fill a plastic bottle with one part water, two parts oil and let them settle. … Continue reading

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