Teens can transform themselves into their favorite character at Rodman Main Auditorium, Thursday, July 16, from 3 to 5 p.m. Yarn-beards and masks will be used—that teens will make—to alter their appearance. Participants may also come dressed as their favorite superhero. There will be a photo booth set up for teens to pose for a photo op. A prize will be awarded for the best dressed hero or villain. Anime also will be played for their enjoyment during the program. Materials are supplied by the Friends of Rodman Library. No registration is needed.
All teens, ages 12-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on Thursday, June 18, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. We will be making the lovable minion characters from the movie. Three different mediums will be used to create these characters: polymer clay, felt plushies, and twinkies. The movie—these characters come from— will be playing during the program. This program is free and open to all teens. No registration is needed. This program is supported by the Friends of Rodman Library. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
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.
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, Oct. 4, at 5:30 p.m. A war between two groups of superheroes breaks out due to a law that restricts a hero’s action. Will either group win? The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Teens, are you tired of all the lovie-dovie Valentine’s Day mush? Yes? Join us on Friday, 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, decorating broken heart-shaped sugar cookies with a message, and making an Un-Valentine’s Day card.
Teens, for intense one-on-one, head-to-head competition, join us on Tuesday, Jan. 13, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., in Rodman’s Main Auditorium for an exciting afternoon with Super Smash Bros. that will be played on the WiiU gaming system. The tournament will start promptly at 3:15 p.m. It will consist of double elimination, best two of three, three lives per match, random characters and random map. Each person gets to pick one map not to play. If either map gets chosen at random, simply hit the random button one more time. Prizes will be awarded to the top three finalists.