Enjoy winter without the cold! Rodman Library will host “Snowed In… at the Library”, on Monday, February 20, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., for children, ages 6-10, in the main auditorium. Listen to winter stories while drinking hot chocolate. Create a decorative snow shield to use during an indoor “snowball” fight using soft, stuffed snowballs. Attendees can also practice their throwing skills by hitting snow targets.
You’ve heard of the new craze of decorating rocks then hiding them for others to find? Join us in the Main Auditorium on Saturday, Nov. 12, at 11 a.m., for a family-friendly rock painting morning of fun. We will supply rocks and painting supplies for use. You supply the creativity. If you prefer, feel free to bring your own rock. All ages are welcome. No reservation is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext.
Join Scout Night
Join us for a relaxed afternoon of poetry reading on Saturday, April 29, from 2:30 to 5 p.m., in Rodman Main Auditorium. Four Ohio poets will read from their published works and at the conclusion of all reading will invite attendees to ask questions.
Alliance Historical Society Annual Membership meeting -klp
On Saturday, April 22, 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 in the Library’s Main Auditorium. Book categories include children’s books, local history, mystery, teen fiction, and sports. Authors in attendance will be Gloria Adams, Karen Biery, Carolyn Caskey, Nancy Christie, Hugh Earnhart, Sandra Gurvis, Will Hillenbrand, Don King, Jonathan Knight, Lana Wayne Koehler, Wendy Koile, Irv Korman, Matt Lupica, Marlene C.
Author and historian Sam Allen will present a riveting one-man show on the complex and troubled life of the poet, Robert Frost, on Saturday, April 8, at 2 p.m., in Rodman Main Auditorium. Throughout a long and productive life, Frost (1874-1963) battled hostile critics and publishers, endured long periods of doubt and depression, and suffered innumerable family tragedies. Poetry carried him through those dark times, and he produced some of the most compelling and beautiful lyrics in the English language.