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 Library offers a series of computer classes that will run through July. Classes in June will be held on June 6, 8 & 9, and 15 & 16. 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.
Join Jim Amey for a historic look at Idora Amusement Park on Monday, March 28, at 7 p.m., in Rodman Main Auditorium. Jim and Toni Amey have been gathering Idora Park artifacts for more than 20 years and now have what is believed to be the most extensive Idora Park collection of items in existence, housed in a 4,400 square foot building next to their residence.