Geocaching is the process of locating objects using GPS coordinates. You can do this from your own app-enabled device with a free downloadable app. Local geocaching enthusiast, Jim Perone, will be at Rodman Library on Tues., July 9, at 3:00 p.m. to explain just what geocaching is and how it works. After his brief demonstration, teens, ages 12-18, will be paired up and let loose until 5:00 p.m. to use their own mobile devices to locate hidden objects or “caches” on the library grounds. Prizes will be awarded to the top pair finishers.
On Thursday, May 23, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., Rodman Public Library will host ‘Crazy Crafts’ for teens, ages 12-18. Crafting materials will be supplied for the teens, along with some instruction on how to create their own crafty projects. D.J., Rodman’s teen librarian, will demonstrate how to build cube crafts, projects from duct tape, perler fuse beads and much more.
Crazy Crafts is supported by the Friends of Rodman Library. For more information call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Teens, 12-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library Main Auditorium on Thursday, May 9, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., to participate in the Naruto Shippuden Generations Tournament that will begin promptly at 3:30 p.m. Doors will open at 3:00 p.m. Participants are welcome to arrive early to practice before the start of the tournament.
All teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, May. 21, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. The library will host a “Magic the Gathering and More” card game afternoon just for teens in the main auditorium. Bring your own cards, gather with other teens to play and have fun. Snacks will be offered. No reservations are needed. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
All teens, ages 12-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library for a Movie Premiere on Tuesday, May 14, at 5:30 p.m. In this animated feature, when an evil spirit launches an assault on earth, a group of protectors team up to protect the innocence of children around the world.
The movie is rated PG and will be viewed on Rodman Library’s big screen in the main auditorium. It is free and open to all teens. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Teens 12-18 are invited to RPL on Thursday, Apr. 11, from 3:30-5:00 to be a part of the Internet dance craze. We will be filming our very own Harlem Shake somewhere in your library. Bring your moves, your ideas and, of course, your crazy outfits to this event. Remember, your moves must be appropriate. Also make sure to get your parent’s permission. We may upload our video live on YouTube. Snacks will be offered. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 214, for more information.
All teens, ages 12-18, gather your friends and come to the Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, Apr. 16, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. The library will host a “Magic the Gathering and More” card game afternoon just for teens in the main auditorium. Bring your own cards, gather with other teens to play and have fun. Snacks will be offered. No reservations are needed. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.
Alliance native chocolatier, Sharron Springer, will be showing teens, ages 12-18, how to make cool chocolate treats. The program will take place on Thurs., Mar. 28, from 3:30-5:00 p.m., at Rodman Main Library auditorium. Teens who attend will get to use melted chocolate and molds to make their own sweet creations. Participants will get to take their creations home with them at the end of the program. Bring your sweet tooth. No registration is required for this free event. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 214.