All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library for a Movie Premiere on Tuesday, September 10, at 5:30 p.m. An Interpol detective and an FBI agent track a team of illusionists who rob banks, then give their ill-gotten gains to their audiences. The movie is rated PG-13 and will be viewed on Rodman Library’s big screen in the main auditorium. It is free and open to all teens. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Lydia D. Hart will talk about her latest book, Restoring Acres, on Tuesday, September 3, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in Rodman Public Library’s main auditorium. As a daughter of a Vietnam veteran who struggled with PTSD, Hart experienced a near fatal accident as a police officer that no one expected her to survive while on flight to the hospital. She held on to life and remained hospitalized for three weeks. Through her experiences in law enforcement, she developed a passion to serve those who serve and sacrifice for our safety and freedom.
Are you a book lover? Are you interested in meeting other book lovers to compare notes and have a lively discussion? If so, join us at the evening book discussion group Monday, September 9, at 6:30 p.m. in Rodman Public Library’s Conference Room.
The Yellow House, by Patricia Falvey, is the book choice for discussion. Falvey’s novel delves into the passion and politics of Northern Ireland at the beginning of the 20th Century with a family torn apart by religious intolerance and secrets from the past.
Join Dr. Michelle Chyatte, M.P.H., Dr. Ph., at Rodman Library’s main auditorium on Wednesday, July 17, from 6:30-8:00 p.m., as she discusses the Federal Healthcare Mandates “Obamacare” and how it will affect you. Dr. Chyatte is the Assistant Professor at Northeast Ohio College of Medicine in the Department of Family and Community Medicine. Her primary focus is on creating, implementing, and evaluating policy and communications strategies for the health care industry. She has also been recognized by the Radio Television News Directors Association with a Regional Edward R.
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.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org.