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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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Making infinity puzzles

Kids made an infinity puzzle – that’s a puzzle you can put together in practically infinite ways – during a program that mixed art and geometry earlier this month at our Main Branch. First, they crafted their own 9-piece puzzles. Then, they combined … Continue reading

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Fluid Art in the Headlands

Ever heard of fluid art? It’s also called Paint Pouring or Dirty Pouring. We tried it last week at our Headlands Branch. Instead of painting, you can mix your paint in a single cup and pour it directly onto the … 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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Rock the Bears!

You may have noticed this star-spangled sculpture standing outside of our Main Branch. Her name is Ursa Major and she’s part of a citywide public-art display called Mentor Rocks the Bears! You can find Ursa Major and nine other bears (designed … Continue reading

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