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Studio MPL & the Art of the Imaginary Friend

Studio MPL—Mentor Library’s art club for kids—flexed their artistic muscles by drawing their own imaginary friends on Monday, March 16. The young artists drew inspiration from The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat, which MPL children’s associate … Continue reading

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Studio MPL explores Egypt with art

Studio MPL—our art club for kids in first through fifth grade—continued to explore Egyptian art during its meeting Monday at our Main Branch. In January, they turned their names into cartouches. This month, they colored scarabs and used hieroglyphs to … Continue reading

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Studio MPL makes cartouches and you can too

Studio MPL—our art club for kids in first through fifth grade—turned their names into colorful cartouches on Monday. A cartouche was a designation for a royal name written in hieroglyphics in ancient Egypt. Some pharaohs would even have their names … Continue reading

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Wands, Wizards & Writing this MLK Day at Mentor Library

Schools are closed this Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, but we’ll be open with a full carte du jour of programs for teens and kids. If your kids are looking for something fun to do on their day … Continue reading

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Drawing with Olaf and Studio MPL

You want to know how to get kids excited about something? Find a way to incorporate Frozen. Our young artists from Studio MPL practiced their drawing by using their favorite snowman, Olaf, as a model. Studio MPL is our art club … Continue reading

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