On Saturday, April 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., meet Ohio authors and local artisans and browse through their books and handmade crafts. Ohio authors will be signing and selling their books throughout the library. Book categories include children’s books, local history, mystery, teen fiction and romance.
Official registration for the 2018 “Summer Art Experience” for children is now open. Applications may be picked up at the Main or Branch Libraries. This will be the seventh 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. Class dates will be on Monday afternoons from June 11-July 16, or Tuesday afternoons from June 12-July 17.
May ushers in the fifth month of events celebrating the founding of the Friends of Rodman Library forty years ago. Join the Friends and River's Bend Farm Market and Greenhouse for a "Build a Fairy Garden" event on Saturday, May 12, from 2 to 4 p.m., in Rodman Main Auditorium. The cost is $25.00 per attendee payable to River's Bend Farm Market the day of the program. Supplies will be provided at the time of the program: flower pot, three succulent plants, two miniature garden decorations, dirt, moss, stones, and bark.
Rodman Library offers a series of computer classes that run through May. Classes are held on May 8 & 10, 15 & 17, and 21 & 24. 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, in person, or online. To register, call 330-821-2665, or go online at www.rodmanlibrary.com and click on Evanced calendar.
Rodman Public Library has changed our digital magazine service offered by RB Digital (formerly Zinio). With this change, we are adding 37 new magazine titles and up to 2 years of their back issues to our digital magazine offerings. Unfortunately, this changeover will require users who previously registered to re-register for the service. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.