Star Wars Christmas 12/14:
Teens are invited to join us for a fun afternoon in the Main Auditorium on Thursday, December 14, from 3 to 5 p.m., for the Library’s “Star Wars Christmas” program. We’ll be crafting Star Wars themed holiday cards, light saber ornaments and Star Wars snowflakes, decorating “Wookie” cookies and pretzel rod light sabers, and playing Pin the Santa Hat on Jabba the Hutt. While teens are working on their crafts, a movie will be playing in the background about a defeated empire and evil force of thirty years that now poses a new threat. Teens will also enjoy the challenge of programming a droid to make it find its way through an obstacle course. No registration is needed. You just need to be age 12 to 18. See you there! This program is supported by the Friends of Rodman Library. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Minecraft Monday 12/04:
Minecraft on the iPad will be offered for teens. The Minecraft Pocket Edition for iPads will be used for this program. iPads will be available for use. This program is limited to 10 participants. For more information, stop at the Reference Desk or call(330) 821-2665, ext. 214.
Teen Gaming Days 12/07 & 12/21:
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, and Switch. The next sessions will be held Thursdays, December 7th & 21st. 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 iPads are available to teens. 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 12/19:
Teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the main library on Tuesday, December 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 Movie Night 12/05:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, December 5, at 5:30 p.m. A sea captain searches for a powerful artifact that allows total control over the seas, while being pursued by ghost pirates intent upon killing him. The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Anime Club: 12/27:
Pick your favorite episodes to view on RPL’s big screen. Anime meets in the Main Auditorium. No registration is needed.Tuesday, December 27th, from 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Teen Advisory 12/18:
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 Library’s Conference Room. The Teen Advisory meets each month to help decide teen programming at the Library. The next meeting is Monday, December 18th, from 3:30 to 5 p.m.This is a great opportunity for teens looking to do community service. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.