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Read away your fines this September at Mentor Public Library

To celebrate our 200th anniversary, you can read away the fines on your Mentor Public Library card on Saturdays this September. Every Saturday this upcoming month, you can read at one of our branches. One dollar of your fines will be … Continue reading

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What were Mentor Public Library Patrons reading 200 years ago?

Celebrate our bicentennial by seeing what was on our shelves 200 years ago. Now we have more than 160,000 books on our shelves, and that’s just a fraction of the millions of items you can get with a MPL card … Continue reading

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An anniversary gift from a pair of talented friends

You may have noticed the gorgeous new quilt hanging in our Main Branch. Story Hour was a gift to Mentor Public Library for our 200th anniversary. Sharon Kovach designed it and did the artwork. Diane Wantz (our Trustee Board President) quilted and … Continue reading

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Donate school supplies for the kids of Torchlight Youth Mentoring Alliance

We’re hosting donation drives all year as part of our 200th anniversary celebration. In August, we’re collecting school supplies for Torchlight Youth Mentoring Alliance at our Main, Lake and Headlands Branches. You can help Torchlight and the children it supports by … Continue reading

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Happy 200th Anniversary to Mentor Public Library!

We like to thank the hundreds of you who came to our 200th Anniversary Party on Friday. Gail Christofferson of Animal House Glass helped us made a community mosaic of Mentor Marsh that will soon hang in our Main Branch. Also, Tom Todd, … Continue reading

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