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Meeting the instruments of the orchestra

Our friends from The Fine Arts Association introduced children to the instruments of the orchestra earlier this month. It was as magical as it was musical. They used the picture book Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin by Lloyd Moss to give children a … Continue reading

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Meet the instruments of the orchestra

Kids can meet the instruments of the orchestra during a special program at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 17, at our Main Branch. Our friends from Fine Arts Association will use the picture book Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin by Lloyd … Continue reading

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Kids can jam with Joe at Mentor Public Library

Children can learn about music by jamming with Joe Gambitta (owner of Joe’s Music) at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 12, at our Main Branch. Kids will hear Gambitta play music, learn a little about music history and even have a … Continue reading

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Making instruments for Make Music Day

We’re making homemade kazoos, kalimbas, maracas & castanets for #MakeMusicDaypic.twitter.com/fxVKwV1yHk — MentorPublicLibrary (@MentorPL) June 21, 2018 We celebrated Make Music Day by making castanets, kalimba, zampoña, maracas and other musical instruments on Thursday at our Lake Branch. We crafted the instruments using homemade … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Photography with Janet Macoska

For more than 40 years, Janet Macoska has photographed rock ‘n’ roll royalty when they rumble through town. She’s snapped shots of all your favorite rock stars. Michael Jackson? Yup. David Bowie? He liked her picture so much he hung … Continue reading

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