Read to the Dogs
Reading Therapy Dogs will be happy to share a book with you at the library.
Monday nights from November 17 to December 15. Sign up for a 15 minute time slot between 6:45p and 7:45p to read to your favorite pooch.
Call, stop in or email to sign up.
The program was cancelled and will be rescheduled.
'Tis the season for holiday scams and rip-offs.
Dick Eppstein, President of the Toledo Better Business Bureau, will give a presentation on how to protect yourself from the latest frauds designed to separate you from your money.
Registration is requested by calling, stopping in, or email.
Friends of the Library Ornaments
The Friends of the Rossford Library organization is selling commemorative Rossford Library glass ornaments featuring the library building and the front garden.
Cost is $5.00 each and they will be available at the circulation desk beginning November 3rd.
Thank you for your continued support of the Friends and the Rossford Public Library
-Thanksgiving hours: Wed, Nov 26, 9-5; Thur, Nov 27, Closed; Normal hours resume Friday Nov 28.
-The November Board Meeting on Nov 19 has been cancelled.
Tuesday Book Club
December's book is Gifts of the Crow: How perception, emotion, and thought allow smart birds to behave like humans by John M. Marzluff and Tony Angell. The club will meet on December 9 at 10 am in the community room.
Offers insight into crows' ability to make tools and respond to environmental challenges, explaining how they engage in human-like behaviors, from giving gifts and seeking revenge to playing and experiencing dreams.
Tuesdays with Adam
General computer and technology help*. Walk-in for a 30 minute session. Bring in your portable devices (laptops, tablets, e-readers, etc). No sign-up is required. First-come, first-served. Every Tuesday between 1p - 7p.
*Diagnostics and/or repairs are not performed.
Northwest Ohio Narratives
The Northwest Ohio Narratives is a program designed by NORWELD to videotape local oral histories. Since the program's inception in 2006, over 290 interviews from 16 libraries on topics ranging from World War II to the impact of the railroad have been recorded. A direct link to Rossford's videos.
New Circulation Policy
Our new circulation policy started July 1. To read the full policy click here.
- All fines are now .10 a day
- Items checked out prior to July 1 are still subject to the old fines
- Tables & chairs are still .50 a day per item
- Checkout item limit is now 100. Increased from 50.
- No more max checkout limits on DVDs and CDs.
- A limit of 5 games can be checked out per card.
- Refunds will not be given for lost items paid for and then found
- Items can now be renewed up to 4 times.
Teen Game Day
After school every Tuesday during October join your fellow teens for some gaming. There will be an X-Box and/or a Wii plus board games. Bring in your own CCGs or other non-video games.
Representatives from ABLE (Advocates for Basic Legal Equality) will be available the 3rd Monday of each Month from 5-7 pm to answer questions regarding free legal services for qualifying patrons.
ABLE's Mobile Benefit Bank is staffed by trained AmeriCorps members who assist individuals with applying for government benefits and will also complete legal assessments. These assessments are reviewed by attorneys who determine eligibility for continuing legal assistance.