Official registration for the 2019 “Summer Art Experience” for children is now open. Applications may be picked up at the Main or Branch Libraries. This will be the eighth year for this popular program. Designed for children ages 6-13, participants register for a total of three free art classes over a six-week period, utilizing various art techniques taught by local art instructors.
April 7-13 is National Library Week, an annual celebration highlighting the valuable role libraries, librarians and library workers play in transforming lives and communities. beginning on Sunday, April 7, Rodman Public Library will kick off a “Library Card Drive.” Anyone who renews an expired card (or expiring within a month) or signs up for a new card is eligible to be entered into a prize drawing.
The Handmaid’s Tale, by Margaret Atwood, has been selected as the featured read for the Alliance area One Book One Community program for 2019.
Atwood will present the Schooler Lecture at the University of Mount Union at 8 p.m., April 10, and the committee is collaborating with the university to bring several opportunities for area residents to explore the themes of the book.
Copies of The Handmaid’s Tale will be available to check out and for purchase at Rodman Main and Branch Libraries. The book will also be for sale at the University Store at the University of Mount Union. The cost is $10.
We are excited to announce a great service that will allow you to easily keep track of everything going on in Alliance!
Burbio.com is a FREE website and app that puts library, school, and other local events all in one calendar. You can create a personalized event feed and even sync events to your Google or iPhone calendars! You'll also receive important notifications when events change or get cancelled.
The United Way of Greater Stark County can file your taxes for free. The VITA program offers free tax assistance to people who make $65,000 or less. Anyone may schedule their own tax appointment online by going to www.uwstark.org/our-work/community-programs/vita.
IRS-certified volunteers provide free income tax return preparation with electronic filing and offers direct deposit for a speedy refund. The 2019 schedule of remaining dates available at Rodman Library is as follows:
Let the Library notify you when the latest books by your favorite author or on your favorite topic arrive. All you need is a valid email address.
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