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Team building (and playing) at the library

Each Make-It Monday, we offer games and crafts that involve a different aspect of building. (As you may recall, our Summer Reading theme is Build a Better World.) This week, our theme was Team Building, so we offered activities where … Continue reading

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Enjoy our magical Harry Potter party

School may be out, but kids can spend the day at Hogwarts at Mentor Public Library. We’re revisiting Harry Potter’s first year of school to celebrate the 20th anniversary of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter & the Sorcerer’s Stone. (Yes, it’s been two … Continue reading

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Technology in the Library

Holly Klingler, the Tech Crusader for Northeast Ohio Regional Library Services, and her Tech Lab visited our Lake Branch earlier this summer. Kids and teens could take intergalactic field trips using virtual reality, sculpt with 3D pens, program robots, and … Continue reading

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Friendship to the max!

Tweens made s’mores, friendship bracelets and terrible puns during the Outdoor Summer Camp Adventure at our Read House earlier this month. The kids mastered skills and earned badges in everything from astronomy to puns. They also played fun games, including a … Continue reading

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Books & Belly Rubs: Paws to Read

We let the dogs out. In fact, we do it on the third Wednesday of every month. That’s when a pack of adorable therapy dogs converge at our library for Paws to Read. Paws to Read pairs young readers (between … Continue reading

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