Branch Programming

Upcoming events at Lake, Headlands, & The HUB!

(Click here to see our on-going programs)

Registration for most programs opens 14 days before the program.

 

All programs have been cancelled through April 12, 2020.

 


Trolls World Tour Adventure @ Lake

Monday, April 13, 2020
3:00pm – 7:00pmtroll

Help unite the trolls and save music! Activities, snacks and a craft. Stop by Lake Branch for this fun walk in program. No registration is necessary. Fun for all ages.

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

 


Curious Kids @ Headlands

Monday, April 13, 2020
6:00pm – 7:30pmCurious

Join us at the Headlands Branch as we explore new ideas every month.  Through science experiments and playful activities, we’ll learn & see new things and challenge ourselves to be more curious about our world! For Ages 6 – 12.  Registration is required each month and opens Monday, March 30.

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

 


Painted Garden Rock Markers (Kids) @ The Hub

Tuesday, April 14, 2020
6:00pm – 7:00pmPainted Rocks

Come by The HUB to make a fun and unique garden marker Get creative by painting a rock and then add a vinyl label.  Ages 6-12. Registration begins March 31st.

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.

 


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.

 


Back to Your Roots Genealogy Group (Adults) @ Lake

Wednesday, April 1, 15, & 22, 2020 
7:00pm – 8:00pmfamily-tree

Gather to share genealogy tips, exchange information and talk shop. Group meets the first Wednesday of the month. All genealogy levels are welcome. Basic computer knowledge is required. Registration is suggested.

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

 


Books and Yoga (Adults) @ Lake

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

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.

 


Wish Bracelet (Teens) @ The Hub

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
4:00pm – 5:00pmBracelet

Join us at The HUB and get creative! Craft your own Braided Hemp Wish Bracelet! Ages 14-18. Registration Begins April 8th

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.

 


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.

 


Edible Othello (Tweens) @ Headlands

Saturday, April 25, 2020
2:00pm – 3:00pmOthello

Hey tweens ages 9-12….. Join us for a game or two of Edible Othello.  Same rules as traditional Othello but the playing pieces will be edible!  Come munch and play.  Registrations begins Saturday, April 11, 2020

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

 


Magical Melted Crayon Lanterns (Kids) @ The Hub

Thursday, April 23, 2020
4:30pm – 6:00pmMagical Melted Crayon Lanterns

Light up the night with your own melted crayon lantern. Ages: 6-12. Registration begins April 9th.

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.

 


Bad Art Club (Adults)  @ Headlands

Monday, April 27, 2020 
6:00pm – 7:30pmnurse-tie-dye-clipart-1

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.

 


Beaded Wind Chime (Kids) @ The Hub

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
5:00pm – 6:00pmBeaded Wind Chime

Join us at The HUB and get creative! Craft a Beaded Wind Chime for your favorite backyard tree!  Ages 8-12.    Registration begins April 15th

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.

 


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.

 


 

 

 

 

 

On-Going Programs

 


Homework Help (Kids) @ The Hub

Mondays and Wednesdays
4:30pm – 5:30pmHomework 2

Do you need a little extra help this school year? Stop by The HUB for homework help with a certified teacher. Grades K-5.  No registration required.

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.

 


Tyke Time @ Headlands 

Thursdays, 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Teddy Bear & Book

Join us every Thursday for stories, songs, and rhymes, and a very simple craft  for this younger pre-school story time. Ages 6 Months to 4 years. Kids you must bring a big person to stay with you, and they can have a good time too. No registration required. For additional information contact the Headlands Branch – 257-2000.

 


Tiddlywinks @ Lake

Thursdays, 10:00 – 10:30 a.m.Tiddlywinks

Join us for a lively and interactive story time filled with stories, songs, and rhymes just right for little listeners. Open to those from birth to 36 months, but older siblings are welcome! For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512.

 


Storytime Stars @ Lake

Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11 am
Star books

Children ages 6 months to 5 years are welcome to attend this story time at Lake Branch. Enjoy stories, music, rhymes and a craft to take home. Make a star wish! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

 


Saturday Crafty Pop Up @ Headlands

Saturdays, 10:00 am – 1:00 pmcrafts-1

Come and spend a few minutes making a craft to take home.

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

 


Curious Kids @ Headlands

Monday, March 9, 2020
6:00pm – 7:30pmCurious

Join us at the Headlands Branch as we explore new ideas every month.  Through science experiments & playful activities, we’ll learn & see new things, and challenge ourselves to be more curious about our world!

Future Meetings:

  • March 9, 2020
  • April 13, 2020
  • May 11, 2020

 


Studio MPL Art Club @ Lake

Monday, March 16, 2020
4:00pm – 5:00pmcraft-clip-art-1197091099740949666ryanlerch_Artwork_-_paintbrush_scissors_and_glue.svg.med

Calling all creative kids! Join us for a fun art project. Children need to be able to work independently and responsibly with art supplies for a successful studio experience.Please dress for mess!

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

Future Meetings:

  • March 16, 2020
  • April 20, 2020
  • May 18, 2020

 


Let’s Go LEGO Club! @ Headlands

Saturday, March 21, 2020
2:00-3:00 p.m.

Get creative using the Library’s Lego Bricks. We’ll have a theme, but you can do your own thing! Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.  No registration is necessary! For additional information contact the Headlands Branch – 440-257-2000.

Future Meetings:

  • March 21, 2020
  • April 18, 2020
  • May 16, 2020

 


Bad Art Club (Teens & Adults) @ Headlands

Monday, March 30, 2020
6:00pm – 7:30pmFresh Colors, our new art club for teens, has its first meeting on Thursday, Feb. 15.

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 two weeks prior.

Future Meetings:

  • March 30, 2020
  • April 27, 2020
  • No Program in May
  • June 29, 2020

 


 

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