Director Position Open

Director Position Open

The Rossville Community Library Board of Trustees invites applications for the next director of the Rossville Community Library, a small library with big capabilities. The successful candidate will continue and develop innovative, collaborative, and community library services and work with the board to fund, administer, and grow the library for the 1,832 residents of the legal service area and beyond. Key responsibilities for the creative and visionary director include budget preparation, ongoing community assessment, personnel selection and management, collection development, community relations, and facility maintenance.

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required.

A  Master’s degree in library and/or information science from an ALA accredited institution is preferred. Other preferred qualifications include exemplary patron service, computer skills, payroll experience, and a capacity to work with a range of public constituencies.

Compensation: $37,000 – $40,000. Benefits include membership in KPERS, paid vacation and sick days.

Direct inquiries regarding this position to Sean Bird at (785) 231-4940 or

To apply, submit a thoughtful cover letter and résumé as MS Word or PDF attachments to Sean Bird at

Position open until filled.

Summer Programs Brochure

We’ve got some great kids and adult programs planned this summer. Check out our brochure in the link below. You can register by emailing; calling us at 785-584-6454; or by stopping in at the library.

2018 Summer Programs Brochure

Friends Book Sale

Free Tax Preparation

Due to volunteer availability, we have limited hours for tax preparation this year. The good news is that we will be open two Saturdays and have four-six, experienced tax preparers when we are open. No appointments or time slots will be scheduled. The days are first come, first served, and the doors will open promptly at 9:00, but not before.

Don’t forget there are other free VITA tax prep sites in Shawnee County that are happy to help you.

Click the link below to see the full flyer for other locations.

2018 ABC VITA Flyer

Our location at Rossville will be open:
Saturday, February 10th, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 24th, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


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