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Teen Movie Premiere 07/07:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, July 7 at 5:30 p.m. A high school senior who thinks everything is fine at school learns that she has been given a belittling nickname and sets out to right the wrong. No registration is needed. It is free and open to all teens. Rated PG.
Superhero Movie Marathon 07/11:
On Saturday, July 11, from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m., in Rodman Main Auditorium, all teens from ages 13-18 can spend an afternoon cheering for their favorite superheroes as they soar, race, stomp, and hurtle themselves at the bad guys. Movies are rated as PG-13. This event is free. No registration is needed.
Cosplay for a Day 07/16:
Teens stop by Rodman Library Thursday, July 16th, from 3:00-5:00 to transform yourself into your favorite characters using yarn-beards and masks that you can make to alter your 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. No registration is needed.
Teen Gaming 07/09; 07/23; 07/30:
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. The sessions will be held Thursdays, July 9 & 23 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. A special session will be help on July 30th. 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.
Gaming Unplugged 07/14:
Teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the main library on Tuesday, July 14, 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 cards and duel it out with your friends. No registration is needed.
Anime Club 07/28:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, July 28, 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.