Children ages 5-8 and 9-13 can sign up to explore the world of Claude Monet on Saturday, July 11th in the Children’s Program Room. The class for ages 5-8 will be from 1:00-2:00 p.m. and for ages 9-13 from 2:30-4:00 p.m. French Impressionist artist Claude Monet, (1840-1926), is known for his beautiful nature and water scenes. Children will recreate art based on one of his famous paintings, “Bridge over a Pond of Water Lilies” using watercolor paper, finger-paint and masking tape. Advanced registration is required.
Children ages 5-8 and 9-13 can sign up to explore the world of Henri Matisse on Saturday, June 20th in the Children’s Program Room. The class for ages 5-8 will be from 1:00-2:00 p.m. and for ages 9-13 from 2:30-4:00 p.m.
Children ages 5-8 and 9-13 can sign up to explore the world of Henri Matisse on Saturday, June 20th in the Children’s Program Room. The class for ages 5-8 will be from 1:00-2:00 p.m.
How long can you hula hoop? Try your skill on Saturday, June 6, starting at 2:00 p.m. A representative from hoopla digital will be at Rodman Library to oversee a hoopla hoop contest. Children up to age 12, teens 13-18, and adults are invited to attend this swinging event.
Children can use their imagination and build with Legos at Rodman Public Library when the Children’s Department hosts Lego Splash! The next summer Legos program takes place on Monday, July 6 & 20, from 9:30-10:30 a.m., in the Children’s Program Room. We provide the Lego and Duplo bricks, you provide the creations! The program is open to children of all ages. No registration is required. For more information, or if you would like to donate Lego or Duplo bricks to the library for these programs, stop by or call the Children’s Department at 330-821-2665, ext. 223.
Open to children of all ages. Make and decorate your own Superhero mask and cape. Take a picture as you "fly through the sky" on our sky backdrop. Have your picture taken with the Rodman "Legion of Literacy" Superheroes. Registration requested but not required to allow for enough materials to have on hand. (jm)
Renee Powell, LPGA member, Clearview's Head Golf Professional and teacher, and daughter of William “Bill” Powell, will talk about her father and his historic Clearview Golf Course in East Canton on Tuesday, July 28, from 10 to 10:45 a.m., in the Children’s Program Room. Bill Powell decided to build his own golf course—for people of all colors—after he experienced racial discrimination on the golf course upon his return home from the military in World War II.
Children of all ages are invited to make and decorate their own cardboard box car on Tuesday, July 7, from 10 to 11 a.m., in the main library Children’s Program Room. Participants may then use their car to “drive” to a Friday morning Drive-in Movie on July 10, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., or July 24, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The movie shown on July 10 is about a family of former crime-fighting superheroes, living quietly in the suburbs, who are required to rescue the world from destruction.