Cuyahoga Falls Library

DECEMBER 2015

DIRECTOR ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

Saying "The timing is right," the director of the Cuyahoga Falls Library has announced his intention to retire at the end of May 2016. Kevin Rosswurm, 66, has directed the library for more than 13 years and has been a professional librarian for more that 40 years. - Click here to read the full story in the Cuyahoga Falls News-Press.


Thank you Mr. Rosswurm for your years of service to our community!

HOLIDAY SELECTIONS

Get in the holiday spirit with books and more from our collection:

ASK A LIBRARIAN

Tuesday, December 8, 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Schedule a one-on-one meeting with an Adult Services librarian. Whether you need help accessing library services, researching a topic, learning about eBooks, or simply finding a good read, we are here to help. To schedule an appointment, call 330-928-2117 ext. 2000 or send an email to adult@cuyahogafallslibrary.org. We will look at your request and determine the best librarian to meet with you based on their expertise and availability.

HOLIDAY HOURS

  • The library will be closed on Thursday, December 24
  • The library will be closed on Friday, December 25
  • The library will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 31
  • The library will be closed on Friday, January 1

CAT'S MEOW KEEPSAKE

The library’s new Cat's Meow wooden keepsake, available for $20 at the circulation desk, would make a great gift for the reader on your holiday shopping list. Every piece is handcrafted by a small company in Wooster, Ohio. All proceeds benefit the library.

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: JEAN LAPOLLA

SHELVER


How long have you worked at Cuyahoga Falls Library?

4 years


What do you like best about your position?
The library is a wonderful place to work if you love books as much as I do!


Who are your favorite authors?

Lisa Jackson, David Baldacci and Anne Perry


What are your hobbies?

Reading, crocheting and scrapbooking

ACME COMMUNITY CASH BACK

Save your Acme receipts dated August 20, 2015 through January 6, 2016, then drop them off at our circulation desk. The library will receive 5% of the Cash Back amount printed at the bottom of the receipt. Last year we raised more than $870 with our community's support.

TEEN ADVISORY BOARD

Members meet monthly to plan programs for other teens, select books, movies and music for the teen collection, and work towards making this library a fun and safe place for other teens to come and enjoy. Members are rewarded with pizza! Anyone in grades 6 to 12 is welcome to join. For more information, contact teen librarian Jennifer Morton at jmorton@cuyahogafallslibrary.org or 330-928-2117 ext. 151.

LIBRARY HOURS

  • Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12 to 5 p.m.