A pretend crime is committed by one of the acting participants - Teens ages 12-18. It will be the teens' jobs to sort out the clues and decide by the end of the program "who done it." Costumes and props will be used to bring the theater alive. Teens are encouraged to come dressed for their part or to bring their costume with them. Food will also be served as with any mystery theater. For an event trailer and character list visit: http://yourmysteryparty.com/Cadbury.
Space is limited, so teens must sign up and may obtain their parts at that time. The event will take place in the auditorium. To register, stop at the information desk or call 330-821-2665, ext. 214. Funding for this event is provided by the Friends of Rodman Library.
New Teen Titles
Teen Gaming Days 07/07 & 07/21:
On Thursdays, from 3-5 p.m., area teens, ages 12-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library to play their favorite video games on the Xbox One, Xbox 360 with Kinect, Playstation 3 & 4, and Nintendo Wii & WiiU. The next sessions will be held Thursday, July 7 & 21. 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. Along with the video games, 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. For more information, call the library at 330-821-2665, ext. 214. Video gaming is in partnership with Synergy Alliance.
Gaming Unplugged 07/19:
Teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the main library on Tuesday, July 19th, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Choose your favorite board games... or card games on hand at the library. Be adventurous. Try something new. Bring your own magic and duel it out with your friends. No registration is needed.
Teen Advisory 07/18:
Help us decide what kind of programs we will have for our teen patrons. Those teens interested in having their voices heard, come to the Main Library. A Teen Advisory Board (AKotL) will be meeting monthly to help decide the future of teen programming here at Rodman Library. This is a great opportunity for teens looking to do some community service. For more information, call DJ at (330)821-2665 Ext. 214 Our next meeting will be on Monday, July 18, from 4:00-5:00 pm.
Anime Club 07/26:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on the last Tuesday of each month from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Teens will have the chance to pick their favorite episodes to be shown on RPL’s big screen. Anime Club will meet in the library's main auditorium located at 215 East Broadway Street in Alliance, OH. No registration is required. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.