Teen Chopped 11/19:
Teens, ages 12-18, are invited to join us in the Main Auditorium on Tuesday, Nov. 19, from 3 to 5:30 p.m., for the Library’s “Chopped” culinary program. Just like the show of the same name, this event will be divided into three courses: appetizer, main course, and dessert. In each round, teens will be given several ingredients that must be incorporated into the specified course. Teens will also have the full use of the Rodman Chopped Pantry to complete their dish. Participants will work in teams of three or four to complete each round. A panel of three persons will then judge the round. Limit to 24 participants, so registration is required. Stop by the Reference Desk or call 330-821-2665, ext. 211, to register. This program is supported by the Friends of Rodman Library.
Teen Movie Night 11/12:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see Godzilla: King of the Monsters, a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 5:30 p.m. Ancient god-sized monsters, thought to be myths, rise again and battle for dominance on earth. The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Teen Writing Club 11/13:
The Teen Writing Club meets on every other Wednesday of the month. For ages 12-18, the purpose of this group is to meet with fellow teen writers to work on writing exercises and hone skills. Any teen can join. Share work with the group if desired. The next meetings will be on Wednesday, 13th from 4 to 5:30 p.m., in the Conference Room. No registration is needed. For more information, call the Main Library at 330-821-2665, ext. 213.
Teen Gaming Day 11/14 & 11/21:
On Thursdays, from 3-5pm., are 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, Nintendo Wii & Wii U, Nintendo Switch. 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 video games, iPads are available to the teens. No registration is required for these free events. For more information call the library at (330) 821-2665, Ext. 214. Video gaming is in partnership with Synergy of Alliance.
Teen Advisory 11/18:
Teens, ages 12-18 – We Want You! Help us decide what kind of programs we will have for our teen patrons. Those teens interested in having their voices heard, come to Rodman Main Auditorium on Monday, Nov. 18, from 3:30-5:00 p.m. The Teen Advisory will meet on the third Monday of each month to help decide teen programming at the Library. This is a great opportunity for teens looking to do community service. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Tabletop Strategy Game Night 11/26:
Do you like to play games of strategy such as Ticket to Ride or Magic the Gathering? Or want to try something new? If so, join us in the library’s auditorium on Tuesday, November 26th, at 6 p.m., to share your interest with other like-minded individuals of all ages. Each month there will be a different featured game a staff member will teach you to play. This month's featured game is Unstable Unicorns. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact DJ Digianantonio at 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Anime Club 11/26:
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.