Teen Chopped 11/16:
Teens, ages 12-18, are invited to join us in the Main Auditorium on Thursday, November 16, from 3 to 5 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 pairs or groups of three to complete each round. A panel of three persons will then judge the round. This program is supported by the Friends of Rodman Library. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Teen After-Hours Nerf Challenge 11/09:
Teens, ages 12-18, are invited to join us at the Main Auditorium on Thursday, November 9, from 5:15 to 7 p.m., for an after-hours, Nerf Challenge event. Teens are allowed to bring their Nerf weapons that follow the guidelines of the program. Guidelines include: Nerf weapons must be original colors (no paint or tape can obscure Nerf markings), the tips of the Nerf weapons cannot be tampered with in any manner, and all Nerf weapons will be tested before play. We reserve the right to ban any Nerf weapons deemed unacceptable. There will be a limited number of Nerf weapons on hand to use as well. No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Minecraft Monday 11/06:
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 11/09 & 11/30:
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, November 9th & 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. 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 11/21:
Teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the main library on Tuesday, November 21st, 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 Premiere 11/14:
All teens, ages 13-18, are invited to see a free movie on RPL’s big screen in the auditorium on Tuesday, November 14th, at 5:30 p.m. A super-powered teen tries to balance his life as a high school student and a superhero when a new villain begins to terrorize the skies of New York City with his inventions.. The movie is rated PG-13.No registration is needed. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Anime Club: 11/28:
Pick your favorite episodes to view on RPL’s big screen. Anime meets in the Main Auditorium. No registration is needed.Tuesday, November 28th, from 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Teen Advisory 11/20:
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, November 20th, 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.