Summer Reading Program - Now through July 28
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Teen Murder Mystery 06/12:
Join us on Tuesday, June 12th, from 3 to 5:30 p.m., in Rodman Main Auditorium for Murder at the Teen Idol Awards.Top celebrities will gather at the Teen Idol Awards ceremony where some will be honored, others will perform. Competition is severe with some unconventional and slightly strange personalities hitting the red carpet. The mystery will unfold through three acts. By the end of the third act, all participants will find out “Who Dun It.” Participants are encouraged to come dressed for their part or to bring their costumes with them. Snacks will be available between acts. Space is limited. Sign-up in advance is requiredand participants may choose their character at this time. This event is open for teens, ages 12-18. To register, stop at the Information Desk or call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Teen Writing Club 06/13 & 06/27:
A Teen Writing Club, for ages 12-18, is meeting for the summer on every other Wednesday at Rodman Library. The first meeting date is Wednesday, June 13, from 3 to 4 p.m., and will continue until the end of August. The purpose of this group is to give teens a place to meet with fellow writers to work on writing exercises, to share about what they are writing (and reading), and to hone their writing skills. Any teen who is interested in writing can join, whether they have written a lot or are just getting started. There will be opportunities to share work with the group, but sharing is not a requirement to come. No registration is needed. For more information, call the Main Library at 330-821-2665, ext. 213.
Teen Gaming Days 06/07 & 06/21:
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, Nintendo Wii & WiiU, and 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 the video games, 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 06/19:
Teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the main library on Tuesday, June 19, 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 06/05:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see Black Panther, a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, June 5th, at 5:30 p.m. A king returns home to his remote, but technologically advanced nation only to find he is challenged for the throne by a resentful outsider. The movie is rated PG-13. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Anime Club: 06/26:
Pick your favorite episodes to view on RPL’s big screen. Anime meets in the Main Auditorium. No registration is needed. Tuesday, June 26th, from 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Teen Advisory 06/18:
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, June 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.