Welcome to Way Public Library
Enjoy no-wait music, audiobooks, and popular movies at Hoopla Digital- Brought to you by Way Public Library.
Way Public Library card holders can download the free hoopla digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets, computers and Apple TV.
Library Director Janel Haas is excited about offering hoopla digital. She says, “Our patrons have always been ahead of the curve when it comes to tech-savviness and enthusiasm for on-demand content. We are continually on the lookout for practical ways to deliver films, music, and books to them in the formats they enjoy most. The addition of streaming services to our collection via hoopla digital is another step towards fulfilling our objective of meeting the information and entertainment needs of our patrons. It is also a demonstration of our commitment to embrace the latest technology.”
Fall Computer classes have been scheduled. Registration begins on September 8th at the Information Desk. While all classes are free, a $5 deposit is required at sign up. This will be refunded at class. Library patrons not attending class will forfeit this deposit.
Please contact Travis McAfee at 419-874-3135 x 103 with questions.
Way Library and PRIZM are pleased to showcase the new gallery exhibit “Fresh Perspectives”. The exhibit features the work of over 40 students from the Sophomore, Junior and Senior Fine Art Classes at Perrysburg High School. On display is photography, pottery, and 2-D art in all medias. The show can be viewed in the lower level gallery during the months of October and November at the library from 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Monday-Thurs., on Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m.- 5:30 p.m., and Sundays from 1-5 p.m.
If you like contemporary films, then the "Show Me the Movie" film series is for you! Attend our next free showing on October 2, at 2:00pm, while we show Gravity.
Sandra Bullock and George Clooney star in this audience pleasing 2013 sci-fi thriller about a medical engineer and an astronaut who work together to survive after a catastrophe destroys their shuttle and leaves them adrift in orbit. Adults only. Admission is free and refreshments will be served.
A free workshop for people with long term health challenges such as asthma, arthritis, heart disease and other life long conditions will begin in October. Participants will meet from 1-3:30 pm once a week for six weeks starting Monday, October 6, 2014.
Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders who use the manual developed by Stanford Patient Education Research Center. Participants will find practical ways to deal with pain, fatigue and depression. You will also discover ways to be more physically active, find out how to eat healthier, learn better ways to talk with your doctor, and find ways to relax and deal with stress.
Registration is required by calling 419-251-6372. This program is sponsored by Mercy. Sessions will be held at Way Library.
- October 7, 2014 - Topical Tuesdays: Examing Voter Turnout, Analyzing Campaign Strategy, Previewing Upcoming Elections
- October 8, 2014 - The Search for Bigfoot
- October 13, 2014 - Blood Drive
- October 14, 2014 - Southern Africa Travelogue with Judy Pfaffenberger
- October 15, 2014 - Life-Daving CPR Skills
- October 16, 2014 - Toledo Stories: Body by Fisher and Maumee at 175: Celebrating a Legacy
- October 16, 2014 - Literary Event
- October 17, 2014 - Free Showing of English Vinglish
- October 18, 2014 - It Came from the Card Catalog at Way Library: Halloween'o'rama
- October 19, 2014 - The World of Eccentrics
- October 20, 2014 - Mercy Talks... Treating Urologic Conditions
- October 21, 2014 - Sci-Fi Book Discussion Club to Discuss "The Time Machine" and Watch Film
- October 22, 2014 - Fringe Paranormal
- October 23, 2014 - Reel Talk: Singing in the Rain
- October 28, 2014 - Astronomy for Everyone: Size and Scale of the Universe