Teen Anime Club 11/30
All teens, ages 12-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library on Tuesday, November 30 at 3:00 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 main auditorium of Rodman Public Library. For more information, call the Reference Department at 330-821-2665, ext. 217.
Teen Gaming Days 12/2, 12/16 and 12/30
Area teens, ages 12-18, are invited to Rodman Public Library every other Thursday to play their favorite video games on the Xbox One, Xbox 360 with Kinect, Playstation 3 & 4, Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Wii & WiiU. 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. 217. Video gaming is in partnership with Synergy Alliance.
Animal Crossing 12/4
Get out your Nintendo Switch and visit Rodman Public Library on Saturday, Dec. 4 to play Animal Crossing. Patrons of all ages are invited to visit the Main Library anytime between 1 and 3 p.m. with their Switch and Animal Crossing: New Horizons game to visit other Animal Crossing islands, including a library-themed island hosted by Rodman Library staff. Visitors will also have the opportunity to create an Animal Crossing-themed craft. No registration is required for this family event. For more information, call 330-821-2665, ext. 223.
Ornament Decorating With Hot Pots 12/7
Rodman Public Library invites teens, ages 12-18, to the Main Library at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 7 to paint a ceramic ornament provided by Hot Pots. The ornaments will be processed at Hot Pots and will be available for pickup at the library or at Hot Pots in time for Christmas. All materials will be provided for free thanks to Friends of Rodman Public Library. Registration is required at our online calendar or by calling 330-821-2665, ext. 217.
Teen Writing Club 12/8 and 12/22
Creative ideas flowing? Join Rodman Public Library for the Teen Writing Club that meets on the second and fourth Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. in the Computer Lab. The next meeting is November 10. (Note that the meeting that would have been held November 24 is canceled due to the library closing early that day in honor of Thanksgiving). Have fun meeting with fellow teens to exchange ideas, hone your skills and share your work. For information, call 330-821-2665 ext. 217.
Strategy Gaming 12/14
Rodman Public Library invites teens 12 and older and their adult caregivers to a night of strategy gaming on Tuesday, Dec. 14, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. During the family strategy game nights, which will be held monthly, card games such as Yu-Gi-Oh and Magic: The Gathering will be played as well as a variety of board games. A different board game will be featured each month so that visitors can learn how to play new games. Bring your own cards, gather with others to play, have fun and make new friends. Snacks will be offered. No reservations are needed. Call 330-821-2665, ext. 217.
Teen Book Club 12/20
Are you a teen who loves to read? Join us for the Teen Book Club that meets once a month on Mondays at 4 p.m. in the Conference Room. The next meeting will be on and the selected title will be Chasing Starlight by Teri Bailey Black. Copies are available at the Main Library, through the library’s catalog, or digitally through Axis 360, Hoopla (audiobook), or the Ohio Digital Library. For more information, call 330-821-2665 ext. 217.