Alliance Area Retired Teachers Association
Rodman Library welcomes Dr. Abdul Basit of Alliance Community Hospital who will discuss how to keep your lungs healthy.
Dr. Basit is Board Certified in Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine and will be answering questions about COPD (emphysema, etc.) and other lung disorders. Find out if you have risk factors & if so, how you can be diagnosed and treated!
This program is free and open to the public.
Dan Skivolocke, owner of Sharer-Stirling-Skivolocke Funeral Home, will present his pictorial history of the first 50 years of Alliance titled “Alliance Yesterday, 1850-1900”, 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.
This year marks the 200th anniversary of Charles Dickens’ birth. Rodman Public Library is commemorating this bicentennial with An Afternoon with Charles Dickens, a program presented on Saturday, December 8, at 2:00 p.m., by Largely Literary Theater Company artistic director and co-founder Mark Dawidziak.
What comes to mind when thoughts turn to fall? If it is pumpkins and if you are a teen between the ages of 12-18, you are invited to join us at Rodman Public Library for this unique event on Thursday, October 25, from 3:30-5:00 p.m.
All attendees will be given one pumpkin to carve, paint or just decorate. All carved and decorated pumpkins will then be judged by our library panel for most creative pumpkin and the winner will receive a prize. The pumpkins will then be on display for a week in the library gallery for all patrons to view.
Rodman Public Library will host a Diabetes Management program to be held on Monday, January 28, at 6:30 p.m. in the main auditorium. Connie Altomare, MLIS, MA, RN, CDE, from Alliance Community Hospital will be presenting “Diabetes Management in the New Year: Tips for Better Control”.
To make your holidays merry and bright, movie nights have returned to Rodman Public Library. The library will present a series of movies for patrons on Mondays, December 3, 10 and 17. The film series will revolve around a Christmas theme. So, if you are reminiscing about Christmases past and dreaming of a white, snowy holiday, then join us at Rodman for a wonderful time.
Movies shown on December 3 and 17 are not rated. The movie shown on December 10 is rated PG.