Teen Movie Premiere 02/02:
All teens, ages 12-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, Feb. 2, at 5:30 p.m. Monsters from a writer’s imagination become real and start to terrorize a town. The movie is rated PG. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Gaming Unplugged 02/16:
Teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the main library on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 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 Gaming Days 02/04; 02/18:
On Thursdays, from 3-5 p.m., area teens, ages 13-18, 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 Thursdays, Feb. 4 and 18. 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.
Un-Valentine's Day Event 02/11 from 3:00-5:00:
Teens, are you tired of all the lovie-dovie Valentine’s Day mush? Yes? Join us on Thursday, Feb. 11, 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, fashioning string dolls, molding black chocolate heart suckers, decorating broken heart-shaped sugar cookies with a message, and making an Un-Valentine’s Day card. While you’re working on your crafts, a Valentine’s related movie will be playing and a movie game called “Spot the Mustache” will be ongoing. You’ll have to come to the library to learn more about this game – and to win a prize. No registration is needed. You just need to be age 12 to 18. See you on there!
Anime Club 02/23:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 3:30-5:30 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.
Teen Book Club Starting in March
A TEEN BOOK CLUB is starting up on Tuesday, March 15. After March, the club will meet the 2nd Tuesday of the month. At each meeting the book of the month will be discussed and a movie adaptation will be viewed. Crafts will also go along with each book.
The upcoming books are:
- Fault in Our Stars (3/15)
- Maze Runner (4/12)
- Hunger Games (5/10)