James E. Perone, author of Mods, Rockers, and the Music of the British Invasion, will be speaking on Monday, June 5, at 7 p.m., in Rodman Main Auditorium.
Until further notice, the Needlework Help classes are canceled due to instructor illness. We are sorry for any inconvenience. The Knit Wits will continue to meet as scheduled. Please contact the Library with any questions.
Rodman Library is continuing its series of computer classes which will run through July. Classes will be held June 6, 8, 13, 15, 19 and 22. Hands-on classes are limited to nine (9) persons and a maximum of two (2) alternates. All classes start at 10 a.m., except where noted at 6:30 p.m., and last about one hour. Registration is required and accepted by telephone or in person. Call 330-821-2665 to register.
Official registration for the 2017 “Summer Art Experience” for children is now open. Applications may be picked up at the main and branch libraries. This will be the sixth year for this popular program. Designed for children ages 5-13, participants register for a total of three free art classes over a six-week period, utilizing various art techniques taught by local art instructors. Class dates will be on Monday afternoons from June 5-July 17, or Tuesday afternoons from June 6-July 18. There will be no classes the week of July 4.
Rodman Library is partnering with StarkFresh to bring a “Seed Library” to our community. Beginning on Monday, March 13, vegetable and flower seeds will be displayed in the Library’s wooden card catalog located in the Library’s front lobby. Patrons may browse through the catalog and take the free seed packets of items they are interested in growing.
- Select Reads - Newsletters listing staff picks, the monthly Buzz, and selections from our collection based on interest categories, including child age groups, fiction genres, and non-fiction subjects.
- New Book Alerts / What's New - Keep up with the latest additions to Rodman Library's collections. New Book Alerts is a free online service that showcases the newest titles purchased weekly. You can select to receive alerts via email and/or RSS feeds. If you see a new title that you are interested in, just click "check catalog" to place a hold on the item right away.