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Lake Branch opening STEAM station for kids

Kids can combine play and learning when they try out the new STEAM Station at our Lake Branch. (If you don’t know, STEAM is an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.) Fledgling scientists as young as … Continue reading

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Dinosaurs in Ohio? 5 Facts about Ohio Fossils

Bill Urbanski, a docent from Cleveland Natural Natural History, visited us Monday to talk about some of the fossils found in Ohio. And, while we couldn’t possibly share everything we learned, here are a few fun facts. 1. No dinosaur … Continue reading

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Young scientists at our Headlands Branch

The young scientists at our Headlands Branch performed several experiments on Saturday. They made and flew circular airplanes, tested the strength of static cling, and even used alka-seltzer tablets and water to transform film canisters into rockets. If you’re looking for … Continue reading

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Forensic Fun at Mentor Library

CSI stood for Children’s Science Investigation during our Forensic Fun program. As we’ve mentioned before, this year we’re dedicating our Summer Reading Program to science. Last Friday, we focused on the science that helps law enforcement solve cases. Kids analyzed … Continue reading

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