Tag Archives: Mentor Public Library

Master online resources with Niche Academy

We offer a dizzying amount of tools online: databases for research; online classes; digital resources where you can read eBooks and magazines, listen to music and audiobooks, and watch videos. It can be confusing to find the resources you want … Continue reading

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Learn car care tips at the library

You don’t need to be a mechanical genius to learn basic skills that can extend the life of your vehicle. Local mechanic Bill Snow will offer practical advice for maintaining your car when he visits at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, … Continue reading

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Get orchid advice from a master gardener

Lake County Master Gardener Susan Cowling offered advice on caring for orchids when she visited earlier this month. She makes recommendations for watering, light, humidity, fertilizer, and potting the lovely (and surprisingly hardy) plants. She also suggests some lovely starter … Continue reading

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On the trail of Laura Ingalls Wilder

“You get brave by being brave.” Kelly Kathleen Ferguson learned a lot while following in the footsteps of her favorite author, Laura Ingalls Wilder. And not all of it had to do with prairie life. Ferguson visited us earlier this month … Continue reading

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Visit the City of Ember

We’re inviting tweens to the City of Ember during National Library Week at our Headlands Branch. They can join us at 4 p.m. each day from April 9 through 11 (Monday through Wednesday,) and each day we’ll read and discuss … Continue reading

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