Tag Archives: Mentor

5 Facts about the Garfield Family & Mentor Public Library

We’re fortunate to be neighbors with the James A. Garfield National Historic Site. They lead a monthly a Civil War series at our Main Branch and are a wonderful resource to have nearby. Moreover, the Garfield family has a long … Continue reading

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Help us celebrate our 200th anniversary

We know something about stories. We have tens of thousands lining the shelves of our branches. But now the library wants to know your story. In anticipation of our 200th anniversary in 2019, we are collecting: Historic photos of the library (any … Continue reading

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The history of Mentor with Tom Matowitz

Thomas Matowitz—author, local historian, and Mentor resident—recently visited our library to talk about his newest history book, Mentor. In his book, Matowitz traces this history of Mentor from a sparsely populated outpost (one of the first in the Western Reserve) to the … Continue reading

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Learn about the history of Mentor with Author Thomas Matowitz

What do you know about the city of Mentor’s history? Odds are that it’s not as much as Thomas Matowitz. He literally wrote the book on it, after all. Matowitz will talk about his new book, Mentor, and the city’s history at … Continue reading

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