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Discover Lake Erie ‘Riverside’ shipwreck

Explore a sunken schooner and discover the great storm that downed it during an online program we’re hosting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 13. Presenter Kevin Magee will discuss the storm of 1893 that sunk the Riverside in Lake … Continue reading

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Rediscover the Arts & Culture of America in the 1920s

Rediscover the arts and culture of America in the 1920s during an online program from Mentor Public Library. Library Associate Traci Hoffman has been revisiting the Roaring 20s with a series of programs about that pivotal decade. The next in the … Continue reading

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Mentor Library’s Cold War series explores the turning point of 1968

Our resident historian Dr. John Foster will continue his series on the history of the Cold War during a fascinating online program at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 17. Foster will focus on the pivotal year of 1968, which was a turning point … Continue reading

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All Booked Up With Cailey & Meg: Hamilton

Yes, we’re still obsessed with Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical, so Cailey and Meg discuss some of their favorite fiction and nonfiction based on the life of… what’s his name?… Alexander Hamilton! Their favorites include: Alex & Eliza by Melissa de la … Continue reading

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Mentor Library’s Cold War series explores the crises of 1956

Our resident historian Dr. John Foster will continue his series on the history of the Cold War during a special online program at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 23. He’ll discuss a series of crises that all contributed to rising tensions … Continue reading

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