Tag Archives: Read House

Wordplay Writing Club gets wild

Sometimes the best place for a writer to find inspiration is outdoors. That’s where our Wordplay Writing Club went earlier this summer. They visited our Read House yard and wrote in nature journals like John James Audubon, William Thoreau, and … Continue reading

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Erie Heights Brass Ensemble playing concert at Mentor Public Library

We’ve dedicated our Summer Reading to music, so how about we wrap up July with a concert? The Erie Heights Brass Ensemble will play a free show of hits from the 1930s and ‘40s at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July … Continue reading

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A happy Hawaiian Musical Monday

Oliver tries out one of our new ukuleles during Musical Monday. #librariesrockpic.twitter.com/zn5tuwJ6c9 — MentorPublicLibrary (@MentorPL) July 2, 2018 We got Pacific during Musical Monday earlier this week. Kids made leis, puili sticks and hula skirts. They could also try out … Continue reading

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Fill your book shelves for only $5

The Friends of Mentor Public Library will hold a $5 bag sale at our Read House from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 18. That means you can buy as many books as you can fit in … Continue reading

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Celebrating a stupendous summer with a prehistoric guest

We celebrated the conclusion of our biggest Summer Reading program ever by inviting a dinosaur to the Read House. About 300 kids and adults came to our Summer Reading Finale Party and met, touched, and learned about Roxie the Dinosaur—a not-quite living and … Continue reading

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