Ongoing Programs

Join us for one of our ongoing programs at Rodman Public Library. For specific dates and times, please check our monthly calendar of events.


Book Discussion Group - Meets monthly on the 3rd Monday, 12:00p.m.-1:00. in the Main Conference Room. New book every month.

Branch Books & Coffee Book Club - Meets monthly on the second Monday, 6:30 p.m.. at the Branch. New book every month.

Alliance Vinyl Club - Meets monthly on the first Wednesday of the month, 6:30-7:30 p.m.. 


Wee Read Main Library, ages birth through two years - Meets at the Main Library every Monday evening at 6:30 p.m. and every Wednesday morning at 10:30 a.m. Wee Read introduces children to books, fingerplays and music incorporating the six early learning skills.

Family Fun Night, preschool and school-aged children - For children ages 3 to 5, Storytime will offer music, interaction and stories. During this same time, all school-aged children will share in their own fun activities that are based on the S.T.E.A.M. program.

Storytime Main Library, ages 3-5 - Meets at the Main Library every Thursday morning at 10:30 a.m. It encourages life-long readers through stories and activities.

Storytime at the Branch with Hot Pots, 3rd Wednesday & Saturday of the month, Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and Saturday from 11:00 a.m.-Noon.

Chapter Chat is a book club for all children between the ages of 8 and 12 years old. It includes a book discussion, games and activities, and meets monthly on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 4:15 p.m. in the Children’s Program Room. Registration is required for a four-week checkout of a selected title one month in advance. To register, or for more information, call the Children’s Department at 330-821-2665, ext. 223.


Teen Video Gaming Days, ages 12-18 - Meets every other Thursday from 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium. Play games on the Xbox One and 360, PS3 &4, and Nintendo Wii, WiiU, and Switch. Rated “E” for Everyone; “T” for Teens. The program is in partnership with Synergy Alliance.

Teen Writing Club, ages 12-18 - Meets every other Wednesday of the month from 4:00-5:30 p.m., in the Main Auditorium. The purpose of this group is to meet with fellow teen writers to work on writing exercises and hone skills. Any teen can join. Share work with the group if desired.

Teen Book Club, meets on the third Monday of the month at 4:00 p.m. at the Main Library. Copies are available at the Main Library, through the library’s catalog, or digitally through Axis 360, Hoopla, or the Ohio Digital Library. This program is for teens 12-18. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 217.

Teen Anime, ages 13-18 - Meets last Tuesday of the month, 3:00-5:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium.

For more information on these or other programs, call the Main Library at 330-821-2665, or the Branch Library at 330-821-1313.