Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

Learn car-care tips at the library

Winter is coming. That means the snow and ice are coming for your driveways and tires. Local mechanic Bill Snow will offer practical advice on how to prepare your car for winter when he visits our Main Branch at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 28. … Continue reading

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Meet mystery author Vivien Chien at Mentor Library

We were delighted to host Vivien Chien, author of the Noodle Shop mystery series, earlier this month. After her author talk, she sat down for an interview that was as fun and funny as she. She explained why she enjoys writing … Continue reading

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Meet Savanna, the short-eared owl, at our Headlands Branch

Families met one of Lake Metroparks’ animal ambassadors during a special program last week at our Headlands Branch. Kids learned about Savanna, a short-eared owl, who now lives at Lake Metroparks Wildlife Center in Penitentiary Glen. They also heard about what kinds of … Continue reading

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Spooky Stories by the Fire (by the Lake)

Ready for Halloween? We can get you in the spirit with spooky stories by the campfire at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23, outside of our Lake Branch. We’ll also have crafts, treats and a pumpkin-toss game. Our spooky fun is … Continue reading

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The Cuyahoga: A River Reborn

The Cuyahoga River is a lynchpin of Northeast Ohio. However, it’s most commonly known for the times it caught fire – 13 times, specifically, from 1868 to 1969. It’s this final conflagration, along with an article about the blaze in … Continue reading

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