At 1pm on April 25, Madison Gasparik will be teaching a class on arm knitting in the Main Library Auditorium. The types of yarn to bring to this class are “Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Quick” or “Loops and Threads Charisma Yarn” in your choice of colors. Registration is requested for this event and can be made by calling 330-821-2665 or stopping in to the library.
On Thursday, May 21, from 3 to 5 p.m., all teens, ages 12-18, are invited for an afternoon of fun at Rodman Library Main Auditorium where they will be given a variety of materials to make their own creations. The mediums used will be perler beads, duct tape and polymer clay. Perler beads will be used to make “8-bit Art”–just like classic video characters. How-to instructions will be available for various duct tape and polymer clay projects.
How long can you hula hoop? Do you like food… music… and prizes? If so, grab your hula hoop and join us on the front lawn at the main library for a “hoopla hoop” contest. A representative from hoopla digital will be on hand to oversee the contest and award prizes to winners in three age categories. Learn how easy it is with hoopla digital to download movies, audiobooks and music to your electronic devices. This event is open to children, teens and adults. Mark your calendar for June 6. Keep watching for more details.
Alliance native chocolatier, Sharon Springer, will be showing teens, ages 12-18, how to make their own chocolate Easter candy treats. The program will take place on Thursday, Apr. 2, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Teens in attendance will get to make their own sweet creations. There will be two different candy stations where you can make chocolate peanut butter eggs or a spring chick pop. Teens can also participate by making a stitched greeting card craft.
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, June 2, at 5:30 p.m. A young man is recruited by a professional monster hunter to be his apprentice. Will he survive the training… and the evil witch? The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.