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Jeffrey Stroup is your tour guide through ‘Abandoned Cleveland’

Photographer and urban explorer Jeffrey Stroup has spent the last 15 years capturing pictures of Cleveland’s abandoned factories, mansions, malls, churches, and more. He’s collected his best images in his new book, Abandoned Cleveland. Stroup visited us earlier this month to … Continue reading

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Take better photos with your cell phone

Amateur shutterbugs can receive professional guidance during a free cell-phone photography class at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, at our Main Branch. Photographer Steven Manchook will offer practical advice on how to shoot better photos and how to edit them … Continue reading

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Learn how to take better portraits with free photography class

You don’t need an expensive studio to take great photos of people or pets. Learn how to make the world your studio with a free photography class from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at our Main Branch. Photographer Steven … Continue reading

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Photographing Rock Stars with Janet Macoska

For more than 40 years, Janet Macoska has photographed rock ‘n’ roll royalty when they rumble through town. She’s probably your favorite rocker’s favorite photographer. David Bowie liked her picture of him so much he hung it in his home. Her … Continue reading

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Study everything and anything with The Great Courses, Hoopla & your library card

What fascinates you? History? Food? Music? Photography? Whatever you’re interested in, one of the world’s foremost experts is ready to teach you all about it. And the classes are free with The Great Courses, Hoopla, and your Mentor Public Library card. The … Continue reading

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