Madden Tournament Slated for Sept. 7

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Are you ready for some video game football?

All gamers, ages 10 to 18, are invited to participate in a Madden Tournament on Thursday, September 7 from 3:30 to 5 p.m.

Head-to-head games will be played on the PS5 or Xbox Series X and will feature three-minute quarters on all pro difficulty.

Prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers.

Participants should start arriving at 3 p.m. to register and to practice.

True Crime Writer James Renner is September Fogle Author

James RennerHis last name is a palindrome.

He’s a founding member of Last Call Cleveland, a sketch comedy troupe.

He directed a film based on the Stephen King story All That You Love Will Be Carried Away that the famed author sold him for $1 as well as a documentary that explored the influence of J.D. Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye that led to a short meeting with the reclusive writer – all in 2004.

Help Friends of RPL by Eating at Chipotle

Chipotle will host a dine-to-donate event for Friends of Rodman Public Library from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, September 12. Diners at the 1630 W. State St. location can help raise funds by presenting a flyer obtainable at Rodman Public Library or by telling their server they would like to support the Friends of Rodman Library. Those ordering online for pickup need to use the code CJ3MTKR for their order to count towards donating 33 percent of the event sales to the cause. Delivery orders will not count toward the fundraiser.

Teens Invited to Nerf Night September 7

Teen Nerf Night


Teens, ages 12-18, are invited to attend Nerf Night from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 7.

Teens should start to assemble in the Main Library auditorium at 5:15 p.m. for the after-hours event. Participants may bring in their own Nerf weapons or use some provided by the library. The library will also provide Nerf darts.

Space is limited and registration is required.