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Teens get crafty with old books

What do you do with an old book? You could recycle or donate it. Or you could transform it into art. Teens got creative with old books during our crafternoon earlier this month. They upcycled stray pages into origami roses and … Continue reading

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Making art from old books

As a library, we’re not in the habit of destroying books, but we’ll make an exception for art’s sake. Teens can upcycle old books during a crafty program at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 22, at our Main Branch. They … Continue reading

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Recycling & building a better world

During our first Make-It Monday of the summer, we learned one child’s trash is another kid’s planter or even plaything. Our old friends Bonnie Rice from the city of Mentor and Beth Bollas from the Lake County Solid Waste District … Continue reading

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Recycling Story Time at Mentor Library

Our Local Hero Story Time series continued Thursday with Bonnie Rice from the city of Mentor and Beth Bollas from the Lake County Solid Waste District. (You may remember them from our Trashy Tuesdays.) They talked to the kids about … Continue reading

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