Rockcitement continues on Friday, July 19, from 2:00-3:00 p.m., when the Wilderness Center staff returns to Rodman with a program for children, grades 2-6. Families will learn about rocks by investigating, on their own, the different stations on the rock tour. Younger children are welcome at this event, with adult assistance reading and following station directions. Participants should plan on 30-45 minutes to complete the tour.
*Choose a wishing pebble. Book tie-in to: Sylvester and the Magic Pebble / by William Steig
On April 29, Rodman Library will offer an eBook and Zinio lecture and hands-on demonstration to be held in the main auditorium at 6:30 p.m. A new offering from Rodman Library, “Zinio for Libraries”, allows library patrons to read and explore a diverse magazine selection using their library card. Zinio is an easy way for library patrons to read their favorite magazines in digital format on their PCs, Macs and app-enabled mobile devices.
Teens 12-18 are invited to RPL on Thursday, Apr. 11, from 3:30-5:00 to be a part of the Internet dance craze. We will be filming our very own Harlem Shake somewhere in your library. Bring your moves, your ideas and, of course, your crazy outfits to this event. Remember, your moves must be appropriate. Also make sure to get your parent’s permission. We may upload our video live on YouTube. Snacks will be offered. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 214, for more information.
Polling location for May 7th elections--all day. pas
CollectionHQ training for staff - klp
Forrest Barber will present a program on “Taylorcraft, the War Years”, on Monday, September 9, at 7:00 p.m., in Rodman Public Library’s main auditorium. It chronicles the story of the Taylorcraft Aviation Company in Alliance from 1936 through 1947. The Al Barber family is featured in the program as Barber explains how Al came from the coal mines of Pennsylvania, moved to Cleveland, then finally to Alliance to become a test pilot for C.G. Taylor from 1940 through 1947.
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, April 23, from 3:00-4:30 p.m. A full length Anime movie will feature Naruto Shippuden-Bonds. 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.
All teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, Apr. 16, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. The library will host a “Magic the Gathering and More” card game afternoon just for teens in the main auditorium. Bring your own cards, gather with other teens to play and have fun. Snacks will be offered. No reservations are needed. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
All teens, ages 12-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, April 2, at 5:30 p.m., for a Just for Teens Movie Night. In this movie a man has played the bad guy in his popular video game for many years. Wanting to change his image, he embarks on an action-packed adventure, which includes holding the fate of the arcade in his hands as he battles against an evil army, and sets out to prove to everyone that he is a true hero with a big heart.
Avon District Meeting