Adults, ages 18 and older, are invited to a “Fairy Garden Do-It-Yourself” afternoon at Rodman Library, Saturday, September 28, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m., in the Children’s Program Room. Participants are asked to bring your own miniatures to place in the garden, such as gnomes, fairies, animals, twigs, containers for wishing well, ponds, etc. Supplies to make furniture will be furnished with $2.00 for materials.
9:45 a.m. -11:45 a.m.
Sponsored by Community Legal Aid. (jmh)
Largely Literary Theater Company co-founders Sara Showman and Mark Dawidziak will present a spirited program of ghost stories at the Rodman Public Library main auditorium on Tuesday, Oct 22, at 6:30 p.m. The two-part Ghosts By the Tale presentation opens with Showman telling a romantic ghost tale and a not-so-romantic ghost tale – two looks at relationships from a supernatural point of view. Dawidziak, the company’s artistic director, then will shift the spooky mood a bit with personal stories about spirits connected to Akron-area locations.
The Canton Regional Chapter of SCORE and Stark Community Foundation are partnering to offer a workshop for Alliance area non-profit groups, both startups and existing organizations. The workshop will be held Tuesday, May 14, from 1:00-3:30 p.m. at Rodman Public Library in Alliance at 215 East Broadway. The workshop's purpose is to help non-profits create and sustain success in a difficult economic environment. Attendance will be limited to the first 30 registrants. To register, phone 330-244-3280 or email email@example.com.
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Marc DeWerth of Columbia Station, Ohio, has been a longtime Bigfoot investigator with close to 20 years of experience. He’s investigated over 150 reports from all over Ohio and is fully convinced that Bigfoot resides in the Buckeye state. On Saturday, July 20, at 2:00 p.m. in the main auditorium of Rodman Library, he will share information on the most recent sighting reports as well as show a video of a possible Sasquatch. This is a family friendly lecture, so children are welcome.
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.
The basics of reading and sending emails as well as how to attach and open attached files will be explained using a free email account from Yahoo!. This class is especially suited to those who do not currently have an email account and are interested in creating one. Attendance at Internet Basics or prior experience with using the Internet is preferred.