Repurpose those old CDs into a working clock. How? With the use of paint, a scratching tool, a clock mechanism and your imagination, a useless CD can be transformed into an individualized piece of clock art. If you are between the ages of 13-18, join us on Thursday, Mar. 13, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., in RPL’s main auditorium. All teens will be given one blank CD to decorate. The first 15 participants will receive the clock mechanism. Acrylic paint in various colors will be provided. A technique called “scratch art” will be demonstrated.
Tweens, how would you like to do something that’s fun and different? Madison Gasparik, a middle school student, is going demonstrate how to “Arm Knit” a scarf from very thick yarn just by using your fingers and arms. This class will be on Wednesday, February 26, at 6:30 p.m., at the Branch Library located in the Marketplace Plaza. 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.
Teens, are you tired of all the lovie-dovie Valentine’s Day mush? Yes? Join us on Thursday, Feb. 13, from 3 to 5 p.m. as we celebrate Un-Valentine’s Day in the main library’s auditorium. Do black roses, chocolate hearts and cookies with an Un-Valentine’s message sound good? If so, you’ll enjoy crafting roses from black duct tape, molding your own black chocolate heart suckers and decorating heart-shaped sugar cookies with a message.
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 5:30 p.m. Humankind is now living on another planet after being forced to escape from Earth. During an asteroid storm a general’s spacecraft has crashed into what is now an inhospitable Earth and his 13 year-old son, who is traveling with him, must cross this ground alone to recover their rescue beacon. The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, Mar. 11, at 5:30 p.m. See an American science fiction film that is based on a dystopian novel in which the main character is a symbol for rebellion. Past victors are invited back to fight once again - and to compete to the death. The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, February 25, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. The movie, Naruto Shippuden Blood Prison, will be shown on the library’s large screen. Discussion of the characters and comparison of Anime versions vs. Manga versions will follow. Teens who attend will be able to decide what gets shown from month to month.
The Anime Club will meet in the main auditorium of Rodman Public Library located at 215 East Broadway Street in Alliance, OH. No registration is required. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.