The Children’s Department at Rodman Public Library will be hosting a Children’s Halloween Party on Saturday, October 27, from 2:00-3:00 p.m. Lots of fun activities, games and stories will be set up throughout the Children’s Department and auditorium. Children will also collect treats to take home.
No reservations are required and the program is open to children ages 3-12 with an adult. Halloween costumes are optional but encouraged. For more information, call the Children’s Department at 330-821-2665, ext. 224.
Rodman Library’s own “Mad Scientist”, librarian Terri Snode, will pay a visit to the Children’s Department on Monday, October 8, from 2:00-3:00 p.m. (school is closed for Columbus Day). Snode, and the children as lab assistants, will be conducting experiments at five different science stations.
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Rodman Public Library hosts a monthly support group for the caregivers of adults experiencing challenges such as Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. The next meeting will be Thursday, February 27, from 2-4 p.m. Caregivers have the opportunity to share with each other the challenges they are meeting, plus ideas and any suggestions and information of assistance that may help others in the group.
Monthly meeting of the library Board of Trustees. PAS
Do you like things a little out of the ordinary to cook – or eat? Are you in sticker shock regarding the price of groceries or the charge for “ramps” or “fiddleheads”? Can you even find them in your supermarket? Do you know what they are? It won’t matter if you can’t find them in your supermarket, because you can find them yourself if you know where to look. The subject is wild food and there’s plenty available. In fact, most are considered weeds.
Boys, ages 9-11, are invited to meet in the Children’s Department at Rodman Public Library for the “Just for Boys” Book Club being offered. Meetings will be held the second Wednesday of each month from 4:15-5:00 p.m., November 2012 through April 2013 (no book club in December). Children must be able to read on a 4/5 grade reading level.
The ‘KnitWits’ Knitting Circle of Rodman Public Library meets on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. Meetings for this month will take place on March 10 and March 24. Knitters, and other needle workers, are invited to network and compare notes.