Tag Archives: Mentor Public Library

Discover the history of notorious Cleveland mobster Shondor Birns

Rick Porrello – the author of The Rise and Fall of the Cleveland Mafia, To Kill the Irishman and Superthief – will talk about his new book on the life and crimes of notorious Cleveland mobster, Alex Shondor Birns, during … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Brad Ricca talks crime, comics & Cleveland

Author Brad Ricca visited us earlier this October as part of our Mentor Mystery Month. He shared with us to the incredible story of Mrs. Grace Humiston, the detective and lawyer who turned her back on New York society life to become … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Light therapy lamps available to borrow from Mentor Public Library

You can now borrow light therapy lamps from us to brighten your day. Light therapy lamps have been used to help people who suffer from seasonal affective disorder (SAD,) which is exacerbated by a decrease in sunlight during fall and winter … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Special book sale at the library this November

We’re hosting a special book sale this month at our Main Branch. You can buy books from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 24. It’s a $5 bag sale on Saturday. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Legal & financial planning advice for families affected by Alzheimer’s & dementia

Christina M. Bushnell and Dawn E. McFadden of McFadden Bushnell LLC visited us recently to provide guidance for families that may be affected by Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia – which is all families, really. They discussed legal and financial … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment