Children can use their imagination and build with Legos at Rodman Public Library when the Children’s Department hosts Lego Splash! The program will take place on Saturday, January 25, from 2-3:30 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium. The theme for this month is “Winter”. We provide the Lego and Duplo bricks, you provide the creations!
Follow along as a library staff member walks you through the electronic borrowing search and download process. Borrowing eBooks through Overdrive or the new Axis 360 collection and magazines using Zinio will be demonstrated. Be sure to bring your library card and eReader with you. Patrons with Kindle devices should bring their Amazon sign-in ID and password.
Are you struggling to find where things are on the new Windows 8 interface? In Intro to Windows 8 we will be covering the basics to get you up and running on your new Windows 8 PC. We will demonstrate how to navigate through this new interface to find many of the common desktop components you are used to on a Windows computer and show you how you can customize this new app. based system to fit your interests-- plus a whole lot more!
*This class is demonstration only.
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, April 1, at 5:30 p.m. A hammer-wielding Norse god has been trying to bring peace to the nine realms. He wishes to return to earth but is forbidden to by his father. In the meantime a woman, who is awaiting the return of this god, gets sucked into a wormhole and finds that an unknown energy has entered her. The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, Mar. 11, at 5:30 p.m. See an American science fiction film that is based on a dystopian novel in which the main character is a symbol for rebellion. Past victors are invited back to fight once again - and to compete to the death. The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Teens, for intense one-on-one, head-to-head competition, join us on Thursday, Jan. 16, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., in Rodman’s Main Auditorium for an exciting afternoon with Madden 25 that will be played on an Xbox gaming system with the game setting on Pro. The tournament will consist of single elimination, three minute quarters and random teams, excluding All-Star teams and Throwbacks. Prizes will be awarded to the top two finalists.
A knitting class for beginners is hosted at Rodman Library from 1 to 3 p.m. in the main auditorium. Taught by Jane Graham, a member of the KnitWits Needlework Circle, the classes continue on Tuesdays, Nov. 11 and 18. There will be no class on November 4 due to Election Day. Participants are learning how to knit a “potato chip” scarf (a scarf with ruffles). Those attending need to bring size 9 knitting needles (straight) and two skeins of yarn in their choice of color.
Teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, January 21, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. The library is hosting a day of vintage gaming in the main auditorium. Ever wanted to play the role of landlord? How about diving into a fantasy world where dragons, secret agents and dinosaurs battle for supremacy, or maybe challenge your friends to a series of 60 second whacky events? There is room for card players as well. Simply bring your most powerful card and duel it out with your friends. All of this is going on at Rodman Library.