Join us at Rodman Public Library every Thursday, June 9 through July 28, from noon to 1:00 p.m. For children, ages 3 and up, and their families, Book F.E.A.S.T. replaces Storytime at the Main Library. Staff will share books on the 2016 Summer Reading Program theme “On Your Mark, Get Set…Read”. For every five books checked out, the child’s name will be entered into a weekly drawing to win prizes during the Thursday program.
The 2016 Fogle Author Series continues with author Dr. John R. Walker who will speak at Rodman Public Library on Saturday, Sept. 10, at 2:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium. U.S. Army veteran, John R. Walker, grew up in Alliance, Ohio, and graduated from Alliance High School.
Children of all ages are invited to an animated Drive-in Movie on Saturday, July 2, from 10:00-11:30 a.m., in Rodman Auditorium. A long-lost panda father reappears and he and his reunited son set out on an adventure to a secret paradise only to meet with a supernatural threat, and a threat a little closer to home. You may bring your own blanket or previously made cardboard box car. Children of all ages are invited—under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. No registration is needed. Rated PG. Call 330-821-2665, ext 223, for more information.
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Creating a backyard filled with wildlife can be easy. Lynette Reiner, Science Director at the McKinley Presidential Library and Museum, will be talking about what plants will attract butterflies and birds to your backyard on Monday, May 2, from 7 to 8 p.m., in Rodman Main Auditorium. Reiner graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, with a master’s degree in Zoology, and from the University of Akron with a double major of Comprehensive Social Studies and Interdisciplinary Anthropology. She was an intern at the Summit County Historical Society in Akron, Ohio, where she worked on preservation and archiving artifacts, plus interned at the Jewish Community Center in Akron, Ohio, teaching history and religion. Reiner was an active volunteer at the Akron Zoo in animal interpretation and care. She participated at the Fort Laurens Flux Gate Dig with the Ohio Historical Society, and worked in the field of science at Inventure Place in Akron, Ohio.
The 2016 Fogle Author Series presents author Karen Harper who will speak at Rodman Public Library on Saturday, June 11, at 2:00 p.m., in the main auditorium. “Harper is a New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of contemporary suspense and historical novels.
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