Tag Archives: Star Wars

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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The Force will be with us this Monday (and you should be there too)

We have an author visiting us next week that will please Jedi masters and lil’ Padawans alike. Mark Clark—the author of Star Wars FAQ: Everything Left to Know About the Trilogy That Changed the Movies—will talk about a galaxy far, far … Continue reading

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Jedi Training at Mentor Public Library

We had a Jedi Training session on Saturday at our Main Branch. Young padawans practiced their lightsaber skills, agility and more. They also got crafty, making their own storm trooper masks and BB-8 droids. The special program celebrated The Force Awakens, the … Continue reading

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