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March 2018
Rodman Buzz for Kids
Minecraft

Minecraft for Kids

Minecraft on the iPad will be offered for children, ages 8-12, on Saturday, March 31, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., in the Children’s Program Room. Participants will be given different tasks to complete at the beginning of the program, which will encourage teamwork and organization. The Minecraft Realms for iPads will be used for this program. iPads will be available for use. Up to ten children will have access to the iPads at a time. No sign up is required. For more information, stop at the Children’s Desk or call 330-821-2665, ext. 223.

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Saturday Morning Movie for Children

Children of all ages are invited to an animated movie on Saturday, Mar. 3, from 10:00-11:30 a.m., in the Children’s Program Room. A ten-year-old boy born with facial differences must now, for the first time in his life, enter a local mainstream school. Will there be acceptance from his classmates and the community? Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. No registration is needed. Rated PG. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 223, for more information.

Just for Girls' Book Club

Ollie's OdysseyGirls, ages 8-11, are invited to meet in the Children’s Department at Rodman Public Library for the Just for Girls’ Book Club. Meetings are held the third Wednesday of each month from 4:15-5:00 p.m. The next meeting is March 21, and includes a book discussion, games and other activities. The book for the month is Ollie's Odyssey, by William Joyce. Children must be able to read on a 4-6 grade reading level. Participants have a four-week checkout of a selected title one month in advance. Registration is required. Participants need not attend all sessions. For more information or to register, call 330-821-2665, ext. 223.

Just for Boys' Book Club

Absolutely AlmostBoys, ages 8-11, are invited to meet in the Children’s Department at Rodman Public Library for the Just for Boys’ Book Club. Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month from 4:15-5:00 p.m. The next meeting is March 14, and includes a book discussion, games and other activities. The book for the month is Absolutely Almost, by Lisa Graff. Children must be able to read on a 4-6 grade reading level. Participants have a four-week checkout of a selected title one month in advance. Registration is required. Participants need not attend all sessions. For more information or to register, call 330-821-2665, ext. 223.

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Branch Hosts Easter Basket Storytime with Hot Pots

Children, ages 3-12, are invited to Rodman Branch Library for an Easter Basket Storytime on Wednesday, March 21, at 6:30 p.m., or Saturday, March. 24, at 11:00 a.m. A story will be read first at the library, then children and their guardian will proceed to Hot Pots to paint a ceramic Easter Basket. Snacks will be offered. The cost is $10.00, payable to Hot Pots before the event. Registration is required for this event and can be made at https://hotpotspottery.com/ or by phone at 330-823-3333.

Ongoing Kids' Programs

Ongoing Programs at Rodman Public Library

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

Wee Read, ages birth through two years - Meets at the Main Library Monday evenings from 6:30-7:00 p.m., Wednesday mornings at the Main Library from 10:30-11:00 a.m., and Tuesday mornings at the Branch Library from 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Storytime, ages 3-5 - Meets at the Main Library on Tuesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. and Thursday mornings at 10:30 a.m.; Branch library on Monday mornings at 10:30 a.m. and Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m.

Lego Splash, children of all ages - From January through March, meets the 2nd Saturday from 10:00-11:00 a.m., and 2:00-3:00 p.m., in the Main Children's Program Room.

Boys’ Book Club, ages 8-12 - Meets the 2nd Wednesday at the Main Library from 4:15-5:00 p.m.
Girls’ Book Club, ages 8-12 - Meets the 3rd Wednesday at the Main Library from 4:15-5:00 p.m.
Both book clubs meet in the Main Children’s Program Room.

Tales for Tails - From January through May, meets the 3rd Saturday of the month from 1:00-3:00 p.m., in the Main Children's Program Room.

 

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