Monthly Archives: May 2021

Make Waves at our Mermaid Mania

Kids (ages six to 12) can celebrate all things mermaid during Mermaid Mania at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 12. We’re throwing this seaside soiree on the lawn of our Mentor-on-the-Lake Branch. Kids will make mermaid crowns, ornaments and tails. … Continue reading

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All Booked Up with Cailey & Meg: Graphic Novels for People Who Don’t Read Graphic Novels

Cailey and Meg love graphic novels. It’s their jam and they think it could be your jam too! So this week they’re recommending graphic novels for people who don’t typically read them, including: The Great Gatsby adapted by Fred Fordham … Continue reading

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Explore the Urban Legends of Ohio

Ohio is stuffed with frightening folktales and chilling legends. Have you heard of Cry Baby Bridge? Helltown? The Melon Heads that were rumored to live in Kirtland? Our own Ms. Mollie introduces you to the stories behind the legends of … Continue reading

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Uncover the Hidden History of Lake County

Jennifer Boresz Engelking joins us for an interview and explains how an amusement park and shipwreck kindled her interest in local history and inspired her to write Hidden History of Lake County, Ohio. She also describes the research her book … Continue reading

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‘Imagine Your Story’ with our photo contest for kids

Kids are welcome to Imagine Their Story through photography with our photo contest this June. Here’s how it work: Children (up to the age of 12) can submit an entry into our contest. You submit a photo by emailing it to marilyn.weiss@mentorpl.org between June 1 and … Continue reading

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