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.

 


Laser Cut Embroidered Keychain (Teens) @ The Hub

Thursday, February 27, 2020
3:30pm – 7:30pmLaser Cut Embroidered Keychain

Join us at The HUB for a little fun! Stop in and learn how to craft a Laser Cut Embroidered Keychain! Ages 12-18. Walk-in craft. While supplies last!

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.

 


Kids Clover Lei @ The Hub

Monday, March 2, 2020
5:30pm – 6:00pmClover Lei

Get pinch-proof at The HUB by making a clover lei using paper shamrocks and straws.Ages 3-8. Registration begins February 17th.

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.

 


Cheese Doodle Taste Testing (Tweens) @ Lake

Monday, March 2, 2020
6:30pm – 7:30pmImage result for Cheese Doodle

Celebrate National Cheese Doodle Day at the Lake Branch! Enjoy some cheesy snacks and guess what cheese doodle is the healthiest and which is the least healthy. Grades 4-8. Registration begins February 17th.

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

 


Sequin Shamrock Coaster (Adults) @ The Hub

Wednesday, March 4, 2020
5:00pm – 6:30pmShamrock Coaster

Join us at The HUB and get creative! Craft a Shamrock Coaster using cork, sequin ribbon, and a few simple steps!  Ages 18+    Registration begins February 19th

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 Sit & Stitch @ Headlands

Wednesday, March 4, 2020
6:00pm – 8:00pmcross-stitch

Come knit & crochet with us!  Bring whatever project you’re working on or look through patterns for inspiration.  We have charity crafting ideas, as well as knitting needles and crochet hooks to lend to get you started.  We can’t provide formal lessons, but feel free to ask questions of the group!

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

 


Back to Your Roots Genealogy Group (Adults) @ Lake

Wednesday, March 4, 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.

 


Basic Computers -Computer Class (Adults) @ Lake

Thursday, March 5, 2020
2:00pm – 3:00pm! Computer Class

Learn the Basics skills needed to use a computer. No skills required.  Registration begins February 20, 2020.

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

 


Makerspace 101 @ The Hub

Monday, March 9, 2020
6:00pm – 7:00pm

Learn all about the incredible Makerspace services available to you with your library card!  Join us at The HUB for an informational tour and see examples of projects you can make with our laser engraver, Cricut Maker, and more!  All ages welcome.  Registration begins February 24th.

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.

 


Medicare Basics (Adults) @ Lake

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

Whether you need to sign up for Medicare or have had it for years, you probably have questions. Join us to learn details on how Medicare works. This program will be presented by a representative from Pelorus Financial Group. Registrations open at 1:00pm Monday, February 24, 2020

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

 


Sham-Rocks (Adults) @ The Hub

Tuesday, March 10, 2020
5:30pm – 6:30pmShamrock

Come by The HUB to make Sham-Rocks. We will be painting rocks inspired by St. Patrick’s Day. Ages 18+. Registration begins February 25th.

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.

 


Cricut Nail Art (Teens) @ The Hub

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
4:00pm – 5:30pmCricut Nail Art

Join us at The HUB for a little crafty fun! Learn how to cut Nail Art Decals using the Cricut! Ages 14-18    Registration begins February 26th.

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.

 


Basic Internet – Computer Class (Adults) @ Lake

Thursday, March 12, 2020
2:00pm – 3:00pm! Computer Class

Learn the basics of searching the Web. Mouse and typing skills required. Registration begins February 27, 2020.

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

 


Magnetic Slime (Teens) @ The Hub

Thursday, March 12, 2020
4:30pm – 5:30pm

Did you know that it’s possible to make magnetic slime? It’s super stretchy and so much fun! Ages 12-18. Registration begins February 27th.

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.

 


St. Patrick’s Day Walk-in Program @ Headlands

Saturday, March 14, 2020
10:00am – 3:00pmclover St. Patrick

Join us for a fun filled program where we will make a special craft and look for a pot of gold. Fun for all!

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

 


Studio MPL Art Club @ Lake

Monday, March 16, 2020 
3:00pm – 7:00pmcraft-clip-art-1197091099740949666ryanlerch_Artwork_-_paintbrush_scissors_and_glue.svg.med

Calling all creative kids! Join us for a fun art project. Each month, Studio MPL will offer a themed art project with a coordinating artsy scavenger hunt. Every session features a different artist and their famous works. Walk-in program with no registration Grades K-5.

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

 


America in the 1920’s (Adults & Teens 16+)  @ Lake

Monday, March 16, 2020
6:30pm – 7:30pmgatsby 1920

Want to know about what happened one hundred years ago?  Come to the Lake Branch to learn about the 1920’s. Throughout the year we will discuss several different topics during this decade and their impact on history. This month is Women’s Suffrage, Fashion and Health. Registration starts March 2nd. Ages 16+.

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

 


Perler Bead Shamrock Coaster (Teens) @ The Hub

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
3:30pm – 6:30pmBead Shamrock Coaster

Get in the St. Patrick’s Day spirit at The HUB by making a shamrock perler bead coaster.  Ages 12-18. While Supplies Last.

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.

 


Faux Leather Drawstring Coin Pouch (Adults) @ The Hub

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
5:00pm – 6:30pmDrawstring Coin Pouch

Join us at The HUB and get creative! Craft a small Faux Leather Drawstring Coin pouch in a few simple steps! Ages 18+   Registration begins March 4th

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, March 18, 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. Registrations opens on Wednesday, February 19, 2020

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

 


Tree Tale Tellers – Tyke Time  @ Headlands

Thursday, March 19, 2020
11:00am – 11:30ambook-trees-decal

Join us for a special story time in celebration of the vernal equinox!  We’ll have a guest presenter from Holden Arboretum to read stories, sing songs and do crafts and activities with your little ones!  For ages 6 months to 4 years.  No registration needed!

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

 


Basic Email (Adults) @ Lake

Thursday, March 19, 2020
2:00pm – 3:00pm! Computer Class

Learn how to use your email account. Send and Reply to email. Send Attachments. Labels & Archive email. Registration begins March 05 ,2020.

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

 


Spring Wreath (Adults) @ The Hub

Thursday, March 19, 2020
5:00pm – 6:30pmSpring Wreath

Spring is right around the corner! Stop by The HUB to share in the fun by making a beautiful floral wreath.  (This is a repeat of the program held on March 5th. Attendees may only participate in one session.) Ages 18+.  Registration begins Thursday, February 20th.

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.

 


Black-Out Poetry (Teens) @ The Hub

Monday, March 23, 2020
3:30pm – 7:30pmImage result for blackout poetry

Swing by The HUB anytime to turn pages from old books into beautiful works of art! Ages 12-18.  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.

 


Pour Paint Pots (Kids) @ The Hub

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
6:00pm – 6:30pmPour Paint Pots

Get ready for spring at The HUB by making a unique plant pot using pour paint. Ages 6-12. Registration begins March 10th.

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.

 


Books and Yoga (Adults) @ Lake

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
2:00pm – 3:00pmFrog Yoga

Take time out of your busy day and enjoy a relaxing yoga session. Please wear comfortable clothing and don’t forget to bring your yoga mat. Registrations opens on Wednesday, March 11, 2020.

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

 


Spring Birdhouse Craft (Kids) @ The Hub

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
5:30pm – 6:30pmBirdhouse Craft

Join us at The HUB for a little crafty fun! Paint and decorate a Wood Birdhouse for Spring! Ages 5-10     Registration begins March 11th.

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, March 25, 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, March 25, 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! Registrations opens on Wednesday, March 11, 2020.

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

 


Color Me, Headlands!

Wednesday, March 25, 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.

 


Personalized Wooden Yo-Yo (Kids) @ The Hub

Thursday, March 26, 2020
4:30pm – 6:00pmyo-yo

Get in the fun and make a personalized Yo-Yo! Before you leave be sure to impress us with your favorite trick. Ages 6-12. Registration begins March 12th.

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.

 


Mum’s the Word Tournament (Tweens) @ Headlands

Saturday, March 28, 2020
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Hey tweens ages 9-12… Join us for a creative game of catch at the Headlands Branch! Winners of each round will be placed on a winner’s bracket and play for a prize! Registrations opens on Saturday, March 14, 2020.

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

 


Bad Art club (Adults) @ Headlands

Monday, March 30, 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  Monday, March 16, 2020.

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

 


Flower Vase String Art (Adults) @ The Hub

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
4:30pm – 5:30pmString Art

Come by The HUB to create a unique springtime craft. Create a string art flower vase that can hold artificial flowers.  Ages 18+.  Registration begins March 17th.

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.

 


 

 

 

 

 

On-Going Programs

 


Homework Help (Kids) @ The Hub

Mondays and Wednesdays in February 2020
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, January 13, 2020
6:00pm – 7:30pm

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:

  • January 13, 2020
  • February 10, 2020
  • March 9, 2020

 


Studio MPL Art Club @ Lake

Monday, January 20, 2020
4:00pm – 5:00pm

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:

  • January 20, 2020
  • February 20, 2020
  • March 16, 2020

 


Let’s Go LEGO Club! @ Headlands

Saturday, January 18, 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:

  • January 18, 2020
  • February 15, 2020
  • March 21, 2020

 


Bad Art Club (Teens & Adults) @ Headlands

Monday, January 27, 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:

  • January 27, 2020
  • February 24, 2020
  • March 30, 2020

 


 

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