Rodman Joining the SEO Library Consortium

PLEASE NOTE:  The last day to reserve materials through SearchOhio will be Friday, September 18th, at 5:00 p.m.

In mid-November, Rodman Public Library will be joining the SEO (Serving Every Ohioan) Library Consortium.  Making this move will provide our library users with access to items from 95 library systems at 241 physical locations throughout 49 counties across Ohio.  This also means that the system that we use to check out your library materials, and that you use to search for items in our catalog, will also change.


One Book One Community - Christina Baker Kline Virtual Visit

Alliance One Book One Community is pleased to announce that the 2020 program, featuring the novel Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline, will conclude with a virtual visit with the author.  This event will take place on the evening of Thursday, October 1 at 7 p.m., and will be an opportunity to for readers to learn more about Kline and her New York Times best-selling novel Orphan Train.  

"Books and Coffee" Book Club

Rodman Library invites you to join us for our online book club “Books & Coffee.” The next book club meeting will be on Thursday, September 17 at 10:30 a.m. The selected title will be Becoming by Michelle Obama. Copies are available at the Main and Branch libraries or digitally through the Ohio Digital Library. If you would like to participate in the discussion, send your email address to You will receive a link on how to connect via Zoom. 

Our Buildings Are Now Open

Rodman Main and Branch Libraries are now open for the following hours:
  • Monday-Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Thursday & Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
In the interest of keeping all visitors and library staff as safe as possible, the following restrictions have been adopted:

2020 "Virtual" Summer Art Experience

Get ready for the 2020 “Summer Art Experience” from home! Starting Monday, June 22, children ages 6-13 will be able to view six art lessons via YouTube videos taught by local art instructors. Art supplies for the lessons will be provided free of charge while supplies last, but children are encouraged to participate by using their own supplies as well. To register your child, visit our online calendar,, or call 330-821-2665.

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