Avon District Meeting
Meeting of the Alliance Civic Engagement Group coordinated by Mayor Andreani. Contact is Jenni Crist at 330-821-3110. pas
Red Tail (Steve Rickard) will give a presentation on ‘The Horse and How it Influenced the Native Americans in the Rocky Mountains’, at Rodman Public Library on Monday, April 15, at 7:00 p.m., in the main auditorium. Many in the Alliance area are familiar with Red Tail through his previous engagements at Rodman. Red Tail is an Alliance native who returns yearly to his hometown and brings with him another fascinating look at the history of our country’s Native Americans.
Potluck and planning meet of the Farmers' Market board and Farmers' Market vendors. pas
All teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, Mar. 19, 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.
Alliance native chocolatier, Sharron Springer, will be showing teens, ages 12-18, how to make cool chocolate treats. The program will take place on Thurs., Mar. 28, from 3:30-5:00 p.m., at Rodman Main Library auditorium. Teens who attend will get to use melted chocolate and molds to make their own sweet creations. Participants will get to take their creations home with them at the end of the program. Bring your sweet tooth. No registration is required for this free event. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
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