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Celebrating National Poetry Month with our Wordplay Writing Club

The young writers of our Wordplay Club celebrated National Poetry Month by composing poetry with some unconventional methods. They made blackout poetry, which involves blacking out old book pages to transform them into new poems. They also used refrigerator magnets to compose … Continue reading

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Celebrate National Poetry Month with us this April

We’re celebrating National Poetry Month by giving away poems all April. Every day in April, you can visit the reference desk at MPL’s Main Branch and get a free poem. The poems will be on a variety of subjects, written by a … Continue reading

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Poetry Workshop for kids at The HUB

Does your child enjoy playing with words? They can come play at our free poetry workshop at 4 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 5, at The HUB inside of Mentor High School. Children will learn how they can make poems in … Continue reading

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Writing scary stories with our Wordplay Club

Our Wordplay Writing Club got in the Halloween spirit by writing spooky stories earlier this month. They also completed a collaborative story that they began nearly a year ago, Blue Riding Hood & the Future World Hamburger Diner. Each month, the … Continue reading

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Wordplay Writing Club pens poems for National Poetry Month

Our Wordplay Writing Club celebrated National Poetry Month by penning their own poems. They wrote rhymed poems, as well as: concrete poems, (also known as shape poetry,) where the poetry fits into a shape like a dog, firetruck or the silhouette … Continue reading

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