The Alliance Historical Society will present a program at Rodman Public Library, Monday, April 1, at 7:00 p.m., on the large military guns that were manufactured in Alliance in the late 1800s and early years of the 20th century. Don Shaffer will discuss the history of the manufacture of military machinery for the U.S. Government by Morgan Engineering. Shaffer and his son Chris have compiled a large collection of photographs which will be used during the presentation.
Dan Skivolocke, owner of Sharer-Stirling-Skivolocke Funeral Home, will present a history of funerals and funeral traditions from the U.S. and around the world that will include visuals. Sponsored by the Alliance Historical Society, the program will take place on Tuesday, October 1, at 7:00 p.m. in Rodman Public Library’s main auditorium. The program is free and open to the public. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext.101.
Dan Skivolocke, owner of Sharer-Stirling-Skivolocke Funeral Home, will return to Rodman Library to continue his pictorial history of Alliance with the second 50 years titled "Alliance Yesterday, 1900-1950" on Wednesday, March 6, at 7:00 p.m., in Rodman Public Library’s main auditorium. Skivolocke began 21 years ago writing a weekly article for the Alliance Review called "We Were There" that eventually gave way to "Alliance Yesterday", a program about Alliance history he began presenting around 1992, with the help of the Alliance Historical Society.
Avon Representatives, Sherry
The tournament will be held on Thurs., March 14, and will begin promptly at 3:15 p.m. in Rodman’s Main Auditorium. This will be a one-on-one, single elimination tournament played on the xBox 360. Random, current and NBA teams will be selected. Bumping up player stats and using created players will be prohibited. All players who foul out are not allowed to be subbed back in.
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, March 26, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. A full length Anime movie will be the feature for March. Discussion of the characters and comparison of Anime versions vs. Manga versions will follow. Teens who attend will be able to decide what gets shown from month to month.
The Anime Club will meet in the main auditorium of Rodman Public Library located at 215 East Broadway Street in Alliance, OH. No registration is required. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
In-service for library staff. Library closed from 9:00-12:30. pas
Investing & Social Security
Denise Downard, Financial Advisor
Risk v. Reward, determining your comfort level
Robert Fenn, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist
Everything you ever wanted to know about Social Security
Columbia Gas will resume replacing gas lines in the city in 2013. This is an opportunity for residents to hear their presentation and to ask questions. Contact is Shane Cartmill at 614-460-4943. pas
On Tuesday, February 12, from 3-5 p.m., Rodman Library will host "Magic the Gathering and More" card game afternoon for teens, ages 12-18. Just bring your cards, decks, a friend, and your skills, gather with other teens to enjoy your favorite card game. All card games are welcome. Snacks will be offered. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 214 for more information.