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Christmas in a Civil War Camp

Our friends from James A. Garfield National Historic Site have taken us to Gettysburg, Antietam, Atlanta, and beyond during their Civil War lecture series. But now Allison Powell of JAGNHS leads us somewhere new: Christmas during the Civil War. She … Continue reading

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A Last-Minute Christmas Survival Guide

All of our branches are closed this Tuesday and Wednesday for Christmas. We hope you have all the holidays books, movies and music you need; but, if you’re left in a lurch these next few days, we can still help. … Continue reading

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Twas the Night Before Christmas Story Time

We enjoyed a special story time by the fireside (sort of) earlier this month First, we read the classic poem Twas the Night Before Christmas and sang carols. Then, kids crafted their own Santa bears and hats. Finally, they chowed on cookies and sipped on … Continue reading

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Teens can season their own popcorn at library’s Popcorn Party

Teens (ages 11-18) can learn how to season their own popcorn and customize their tins during a Popcorn Party at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17, at our Main Branch. Learn how to drizzle, drench and decorate popcorn in a … Continue reading

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Get special anniversary ornaments from Mentor Public Library

Want to pretty up your Christmas tree while supporting your local library? We’re celebrating our 200th anniversary – yes, we look good for our age – with a special ornament that you can purchase at any of our branches between now and … Continue reading

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