Rodman Library Branch, located at 1808 West State St. in the Marketplace Plaza, is open on Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m., October 2016 through April 2017. For more information, call 330-821-2665.
Rodman Public Library and Rodman Library Branch will be closed on Monday, July 4, for Independence Day. Both Main and Branch will reopen on Tuesday, July 5, at normal library hours. Contact the library at 330-821-2665, for questions or more information
Our buildings may be closed but you can still checkout our ebooks and online movies and music 24/7. Visit hoopla for movies, music albums, audiobooks, or ebooks and comics, Axis 360 or Ohio Digital Library for ebooks and audiobooks, or Zinio for magazines. All you need is a valid Rodman Library card.
Congratulations to Greg Sampson of Alliance for being our grand prize winner of an iPad Mini 4. As part of National Library Week, Rodman Public Library held a “Library Card Drive” that ran from April 10 through May 9, during which time patrons could renew an existing library card or sign up for a new card. The drawing was held at the conclusion of the card campaign.
- Adult Summer Reading Program - Adults 18 and older
- Teen Summer Reading Program - Ages 12-18
- Children's Summer Reading Program - Birth-Age 12
Computer classes conclude in July. Classes run on July 11, 13 & 14, and 19 & 21. Hands-on classes are limited to nine (9) persons and a maximum of two (2) alternates. All classes start at 10 a.m., except where noted at 6:30 p.m., and last about one hour. Registration is required and accepted by telephone or in person. Call 330-821-2665 to register.
Official registration for the 2016 “Summer Art Experience” for children will begin Monday, April 11. Applications may be picked up at the main and branch libraries or online. This will be the fifth year for this popular program. Designed for children ages 5-13, participants register for a total of three free art classes over a six-week period, utilizing various art techniques taught by local art instructors. Class dates will be on Monday afternoons from June 13-July 25, or Tuesday afternoons from June 14-July 26. There will be no classes the week of July 4. After successful completion of classes, children will receive art supplies to take home.
Rodman Public Library needs your input. We are currently in the processing of updating our strategic plan to ensure the library meets the needs of the community, now and for the future. Please take a few minutes to fill out the survey so your ideas can be considered as we plan.