Tag Archives: Star Wars

Join the Star Wars party at our Lake Branch

It’s party time in a galaxy far, far away! Solo has us lit like the Emperor’s fingertips; so we’re throwing a Star Wars party at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23, at our Lake Branch. Kids (kindergarten through fifth grade) can make lightsabers, … Continue reading

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Read Marvel & Star Wars comics for free with Hoopla

Christmas has come early for comics lovers, because Hoopla just added dozens of Marvel and Star Wars comics to its collection. And you can read them for free. We’ve talked about Hoopla before. It’s a cool digital service we offer that lets … Continue reading

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Star Wars Party at the Lake Branch

Never tell me the odds, just tell me where the party is. Rogue One has us all excited to visit a galaxy far, far away; so we’re throwing a Star Wars party at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 14, at … Continue reading

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Math & coding with our STEAM kids

Our STEAM kids learned basic coding and mathematical skills by playing games—all kinds of games. They practiced their arithmetic with scavenger hunts and trashketball (a combination of math and trash-can basketball.) They learned coding with some help from Star Wars’ BB-8 and practiced math skills … Continue reading

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Author Mark Clark talks writing, researching & Kirk v. Picard

Mark Clark is a polymath of geek culture. He’s written two books about Star Trek, a critical filmography of 1960s horror cinema, and, most recently, a FAQ about Star Wars. He recently visited Mentor Public Library and was kind enough to talk about … Continue reading

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