Odds and Book Ends (Dec. 13-19)
Holiday Family Story Time will begin at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Mentor Public Library, 8215 Mentor Ave. Children of all ages and their families can participate in a holiday story time, which will feature stories, songs and crafts. No registration is necessary.
Enjoy hot cocoa and holiday music at the Lake Branch of the Mentor Public Library, 5642 Andrews Road, Mentor-on-the-Lake, while creating a cocoa-related craft to give to a loved one. The event, which starts at 7 p.m. Dec. 13, is for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Register by calling the library at 440-257-2512.
Cards for the Season at Headlands Branch of the Mentor Public Library, 4669 Corduroy Road, will be 3 to 6 p.m. Dec. 15, and is open to all ages. Stop by and make that special someone a remembrance card for the holidays. No registration is necessary. For details, call 440-257-2000.
Sleigh Full of Fun will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Lake Branch of the Mentor Public Libary, 5642 Andrews Road, Mentor-on-the-Lake. Join Mr. Dennis for his holiday-themed program, with puppets and magic. For details, call 440-257-2512.
Holiday Playdoh Sculpture Craft at Mentor Public Library will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 16 for ages 3 to 12 with their families. Children can create a holiday sculpture to take home using Playdoh and other craft items. To register, call 440-255-8811.
Zap will have a magic show with visual merriment and lots of audience participation at 2 p.m. Dec. 18 at Mentor Public Library, 8215 Mentor Ave. Registration is required. Call 440-255-8811.
“The Art of Morton Smith,” a solo exhibit of realist paintings by the Beachwood artist, is at the Clara Fritzsche Library, Notre Dame College, 4545 College Road, South Euclid, through Dec. 17. Details: 216-373-5267.