Teen Summer Reading Program
It’s not too late to finish reading those books you’ve been meaning to, and get entered into the teen Grand Prize Drawing for a Nexus 7. The Summer Reading Program runs through Saturday, Aug. 29.
Teen Summer Reading program is under way! Sign-up today online .
Check out the many things to do this summer ...
Battle of the Superheroes - Final Matchup
Have you ever wondered who would win if there was a battle between Batman and Superman? How about Naruto vs. Goku? Now we will find out as Wonder Woman battles it out with Sebastian in a Comics vs. Manga Winner-Take-All.
Now is your chance to have your voice heard with our first Superhero Book Battle. We have set up a 16-character tournament for the month of July. Your favorite superheroes from Manga and comics will go head-to-head. Each week the votes will be counted and the superhero winner will advance.
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Teen Movie Premiere 08/04:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, Aug. 4 at 5:30 p.m. In a world split by factions, a young woman does not fit the “mold” and finds out that others like her are to be destroyed. No registration is needed. It is free and open to all teens. Rated PG.
Larger than LIFESIZE Games Afternoon 08/18:
Teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the main library on Tuesday, Aug. 18, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Larger-than-life Jenga and Monopoly will be played. There will be a superhero “Minute-to-Win-It Challenge” and “Trivia” contest. Be adventurous. Try something new. Prizes will be awarded. No registration is needed.
Teen Video Gaming 08/20:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to join us every other Thursday at Rodman Main Library to play their favorite video games on the Xbox One, Xbox 360 with Kinect, Playstation 3, Nintendo Wii and WiiU. Due to the Friends Used Book Sale, only one session will be held for the month of August on Thursday, Aug. 20, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Visitors will have the opportunity to play a different game each week. Games with ratings from “E” for Everyone, up to “T” for Teen level, will be offered.
The iPad and Nook are available to teens. The library urges teens to suggest games, books and movies they would like the library to purchase. No registration is required for these free gaming events. Video gaming is in partnership with Synergy Alliance.
Anime Club 08/25:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, Aug. 25, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Your favorite episodes will be shown on RPL’s big screen. Discussion of the characters and comparison of Anime versions vs. Manga versions will follow. Anime meets in RPL’s Main Auditorium located at 215 East Broadway Street in Alliance, OH. No registration is required.