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Studio MPL & the Art of the Imaginary Friend

Studio MPL—Mentor Library’s art club for kids—flexed their artistic muscles by drawing their own imaginary friends on Monday, March 16. The young artists drew inspiration from The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat, which MPL children’s associate … Continue reading

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MPL Talks: The women who defied gravity

For International Women’s Month, Connie Luhta of the International Women Air & Space Museum visited our Main Branch to talk about the female pioneers of aviation. If you missed her talk earlier, you can now see it in its entirety … Continue reading

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Play Alice Munro Bingo

Want to play a little game the next your reading Nobel Laureate and international treasure Alice Munro? Break out one of our bingo cards and see what recurring themes appear in her short stories (or her novel, Lives of Girls and … Continue reading

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Party with the ‘Princess & the Frog’

We were just getting warmed up after our Frozen program. This time, we decided to host a program for Disney’s most ambitious princess, Chef Tiana. For our Princess & the Frog program, kids made their own crowns (and frogs.) They also played games … Continue reading

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Sink your teeth into an Edible Books contest

What’s sweeter than cake and almost as nourishing as a good book? The Edible Book contest at Mentor Public Library. Anyone can participate. All you have to do is pick you favorite book—or any book, really—and create a dish that … Continue reading

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