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.
Meet Local True Crime Author Frank Stiles
For a discussion of his new book CITY SOLDIERS
Wednesday, September 10th at 6:30 pm.
Mr. Stiles is a former Toledo Police Detective and is currently Chief Investigator for the Lucas County Prosecutor’s Office. He has written two other books about infamous crime cases in the Toledo area.
Books will be available for purchase and signing the evening of the program.
Registration is requested by calling or email.
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.
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
Tuesday Book Club
August's book is Don't Ever Look Back by Daniel Friedman. The club will meet on August 12 at 10 am in the community room.
In Daniel Friedman's new novel, set in Memphis, Tennessee, and four months after the events of DON'T EVER GET OLD, eighty-eight-year-old Buck Schatz is reluctantly coming to terms with the fact that he can only move around with the aid of a walker, and his dementia seems to be getting worse.So when one of Buck's long-time foes, a bank-robber named Elijah, comes to Buck looking for protection from mysterious pursuers, Buck wavers.
Teen Game Day
Every Tuesday after school 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.
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.
hoopla digital provides online and mobile access to thousands of movies, TV shows, videos, music and audiobooks. With hoopla digital, patrons can borrow, instantly stream and download free content with a valid library card. All content is accessible via hoopla digital’s mobile app (Android and Apple) and online at www.hoopladigital.com.
Freegal offers access to over 3 million songs including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists.
Rossford patrons can download three free songs (MP3) each week. Once the files are downloaded the patron owns the rights to them. This means the songs can be transferred to any device or burned to a CD. The songs never have to be returned and there are no late fees. Freegal Music apps are available in the Apple App Store and Google Play. Only available to Rossford patrons who have less than $5 in fines/fees.