Congratulations to Christy Eberling of Alliance for being our Grand Prize Winner of the 2014 Winter Reading Program gift basket. For each sixth book read, a ticket was entered into the grand prize drawing for a gift basket from Healthy Heart-Healthy Pleasures.
The Essay by Robin Yocum has been selected as the featured read of the One Book One Community program for 2013-14.
Many events are scheduled to take place in early 2014 as the Alliance Community comes together to read this book and discuss its content. For further information on One Book - One Community, visit www.allianceonebook.org
Rodman Library offers computer classes that will conclude in March. From computer basics to downloading your eBook, Rodman has something for all! Classes in March will be held Mar. 3, 4 and 5; Mar. 10 and 12 and then on Mar. 17. Hands-on classes are limited to nine (9) persons and a maximum of two (2) alternates. Classes are held in the computer classroom of the Main Library, 215 E. Broadway St. in Alliance. All classes start at 10:00 a.m. and last approximately one hour.
Due to Your Library being a buzzin' place, the first session of this class will take place on March 11 in the Gallery between the Auditorium and the Children's Programming Room.
Note: It's no joke: the April 1 class will take place in the Children's Programming Room.
Rodman Library is excited to announce the public availability of thousands of movies, television shows, music albums and audiobooks beginning January 20. These will be available for mobile and online access through a new partnership with hoopla digital – all you need is a valid library card. Library card holders can download the free hoopla digital mobile app on their Android or iOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets and computers.
Do you like to create with words? Or have something written that you want to share with others? A new writers’ group meets at the main library on the 2nd Monday of each month in the Conference Room. Our next meeting is Monday, Mar. 10, at 5:30 p.m. No registration is needed. For more information call 330-821-2665, ext. 208.
It's tax season again and Rodman Library has tax forms available. Here is a list of the forms that are currently available. Instruction booklets for all 1040 forms are now available.
The United Way of Greater Stark County can file your taxes for free. The VITA Program offers free tax assistance to people who make $65,000 or less and married filing jointly up to $95,000.
Rodman Public Library has a new source of ebooks available through Baker & Taylor’s Axis 360 digital media library for its patrons.
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