Adults

Registration for most programs opens 14 days before the program.

All programs have been cancelled through April 12, 2020.

 

 


Road Scholar 101 @ Main

Tuesday, April 14, 2020
6:30pm – 7:30pmRoad Scholar

Do you love learning and travel? Hear more about inspiring learning and travel opportunities from a Road Scholar Ambassador and discover how you can explore the U.S. and 150 countries around the world. A university of the world, Road Scholar is the leading not-for-profit educational travel organization providing learning opportunities specifically for adults. Presented by Mary Bajorek (Volunteer Ambassador). Registration begins April 1.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Village Room. Call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information or register online.

 


Lava Bead Bracelet (Adults) @ The Hub

Wednesday, April 15, 2020
5:00pm – 6:30pmLava Beads bracelet

Join us at The HUB and get creative! Design and string your own Lava Bead Essential Oil Bracelet! Ages 18+.  Registration begins April 1st.

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online.

 


Essentials Oils Class 1 @ Main

Wednesday, April 15, 2020
6:30pm – 7:30pmEssential oils

Essential oils – Class 1 Peppermint, Rosemary, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, Lemon and Orange

In this class we will discuss what aromatherapy is and how plant oils work for human medicinal application. We will also cover ways to use the oils (through inhalation or topically) and how to determine which is best for your particular needs. Maggie Kimble, a Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Reiki Master and Aromatherapist, will cover many aspects of aromatherapy and will introduce how each oil can be used for medicinal applications. Please register for this class. Registration begins…  April 1.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Village Room. Call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information or register online.

 


Color Me Calm @ Main

Thursday, April 2, 9, & 16, 2020
10:30am – 11:30amcolor

Looking for some relaxing, quiet time?  Enjoy coloring activities, listen to soothing music, meet new friends and munch on a cookie or two.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Garfield Room. Call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information or register online.

 


The Beatles at Shea Stadium @ Main

Thursday, April 16, 2020
6:30pm – 8:00pmShea Stadium

Registration begins March 19, 2020.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Village Room. Call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information or register online.

 


Cultural Gardens of Liberty Boulevard @ Main

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
6:30pm – 8:00pmGarden

Presented by Rebecca McFarland. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard was originally named “Liberty Boulevard” for a reason. It honored the young men from Cleveland who fought and died in World War 1. The gardens were planned as a path to represent the many cultures of our world who have come together in Cleveland. Today the gardens have grown tremendously, but it’s important to take a look at the beginning to understand the significant early years of these internationally recognized gardens. Registration begins March 31, 2020.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Village Room. Call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information or register online.

 


Books and Yoga (Adults) @ Lake

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
2:00pm – 3:00pm! Yoga Frog

Take time out of your busy day and enjoy a relaxing yoga session. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring your yoga mat or beach towel. Darlene Kelbach is the yoga instructor.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Color Me, Headlands!

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
7:00pm – 8:30pmcolor

Looking for some quiet time?  Join us for a calm evening of family coloring at the Headlands Branch.  Bring the family & color! No registration required – just drop in!  All supplies provided.

For additional information, or contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000.

 


The Cold War, 1948 – 1949: A World Divided @ Main

Thursday, April 23, 2020
6:30pm – 8:00pmCold War

Three years after the end of the Second World War, the fragile coalition among the victorious Allies came apart. The crisis around Berlin was at the center of far-reaching events that would shape Europe for decades to come. Dr. John Foster opens his series of lectures about the Cold War with the story of the conflict between Soviet communism and the NATO powers. Registration begins on March 26.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the James Garfield Room. Call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information or register online.

 


10th Annual Community Paper Shred Day @ Main

Saturday, April 25, 2020
9:00am – 1:00pmshred

Mentor Library is partnering with Xpress Shredding of Mentor to host this one-day event. Patrons and Mentor residents are invited to bring up to 5 boxes of documents to the Main library’s auxiliary lot on the corner of Mentor Ave. and Sharon Lee Drive between 9am and 1pm. All papers will be taken to a secure facility for shredding. In thankful partnership with Xpress Shredding of Mentor.

 


Bad Art Club (Adults)  @ Headlands

Monday, April 27, 2020 
6:00pm – 7:30pmStudio Art

Come to the Headlands Branch as, each month, we explore new mediums & techniques that will help you express your creativity in new ways and give you permission to make something ugly or less than perfect. Making bad art is better than making no art at all!

Registration is required each month and opens on April 13.

For additional information, or contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000 or register online.

 


Acrylic Garden Markers (Adults) @ The Hub

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
4:00pm – 5:00pm or 6:00pm – 7:00pmAcrylic Garden Markers

Come by The HUB to make a beautiful garden marker out of acrylic.

(A repeat session will be held at 6:00pm. Attendees may only participate in one session.) Ages 18+. Registration begins April 14th.

This program is open to the public. The program will be held at the HUB at Mentor High School (6477 Center St). Call the library at 440-205-6011 for more information or register online at the links above.

 


Headlands Family Game Night @ Headlands

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
6:00pm – 8:00pmGames

Forgot how to play chess?  Want to learn a new game?  Just looking for something to do with the kids on a Wednesday night?  Join us at the Headlands Branch for a fun evening of board games for all ages!  No registration required, just drop in.

For additional information, or contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000.

 


Crafty Adults @ Lake

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 
6:30pm – 8:00pmCrafting

Each month we’ll explore and create a new craft. We’ll supply the materials and you supply the creativity. All skill levels are welcome. Bring your friends and get crafty! Registration is required and opens on April 15.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Romona Robinson: Your Voice is Your Power @ Main

Thursday, April 30, 2020
7:00pm – 8:30pmRomona Robinson

Registration begins March 15. Join us for an inspiring evening with Cleveland news legend and author, Romona Robinson, discussing her latest book Your Voice is Your Power. Romona Robinson is an Emmy Award-winning journalist, philanthropist, and entrepreneur. Books will be available for purchase and signing after the event. Registration opens on March 15.

This special event takes place at the Mentor High School Fine Arts Center, 6477 Center Street.

This program is free and open to the public. Call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information or register online.

 


Donations!

Do you have books, movies, magazines, etc. that need a good home? Mentor Public Library is now taking donations! Donations can be dropped off at the Main Library. There is a drop box outside the main doors where items can be deposited. Call the library at 440-255-8811 for more information.


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Have MPL librarians read anything good lately?  Do they have any book recommendations for you? Find out at Mentor’s Reader, a blog written by Mentor PL’s librarians all about the books they’re reading, favorite books, and other book-related topics. The blog is updated with a new recommendation at least once a week.  Enjoy! 

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