Monthly Archives: September 2020

Get in the Halloween spirit with scary folk tales

Do you like scary stories? Enjoy ghostly folktales from Sara Showman of the Largely Literary Theater Company during a free online program hosted by Mentor Public Library at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 20. Showman will tell tales of witches, … Continue reading

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Spooky Stories by the Fire (by the Lake)

Families can get in the Halloween spirit with spooky stories by the (digital) campfire at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 12. Ms. Mary and Ms. Lisa from our Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch will share stories that will put a chill down your spine without terrifying … Continue reading

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All Booked Up with Cailey & Meg: Banned Books Week

In recognition of Banned Books Week, Cailey and Meg share some of their favorite Banned Books — both classics and newer novels — including: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee A Separate … Continue reading

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Mentor Public Library hosting free magic show for kids on NEOEA Day

Looking for something that your children can enjoy when they’re off school on NEOEA Day? We’re hosting a free magic show that kids can watch online at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 9. Mr. Zap – a popular local magician – … Continue reading

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Discover Lake Erie ‘Riverside’ shipwreck

Explore a sunken schooner and discover the great storm that downed it during an online program we’re hosting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 13. Presenter Kevin Magee will discuss the storm of 1893 that sunk the Riverside in Lake … Continue reading

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