University of Mount Union Middle School Social Studies Methods students (with instrudtor Katie Schnurrenberger-Arthurs) will meet with Children's Librarian Janet Metzger to learn about new and classic trade books useful to educators in the classroom. (jm)
Children ages 3-12 accompanied by an adult are invited to attend the Rodman Children's Department annual Halloween party from 2:00-3:00 p.m on Saturday, October 25th. The event will include Halloween games, stories, riddles, music, dancing, treats and more! Bring you camera along and take a picture of your little ones in front of our harvest fest backdrop. Attendees will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite book character pumpkin. Halloween costumes are optional but encouraged! No reservations are required.
The Summer Art Experience 2014 Gala Exhibit will be open to family and friends on Monday, July 28th at the Rodman Main Library. The 5:30-6:30 Gala session will be for children who attended Monday afternoon classes. The 7:00-8:00 Gala session will be for children who attended Tuesday afternoon classes. Art pieces will be on display, certificates will be presented and art supplies to take home will be handed out. Refreshments will be served in the Auditorium. Call 330-821-2665 x223 for more information. (jm)
Who is helping give out half a million free books across America on April 23rd?
World Book Night U.S. is an ambitious campaign to give thousands of free, specially printed paperbacks to light or nonreaders across America on one day. Volunteer book lovers help promote reading by going out into their communities and sharing free copies of books they love. The mission of World Book Night is to seek out those without the means or access to printed books.