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Heap popcorn for movie lies on blue background.Monday Movies for Grownups 
Join us every Monday night at the Columbus Public Library for great films.  New Releases, documentaries, art films, foreign films and the occasional classic. FREE ADMISSION
SHOWTIMES – 7:00pm

November 6th –  Their Finest (Rated – R)
November 13th  – An Inconvenient Sequel (Rated PG)
November 27th   -Wind River  (Rated R)


 Saturday Afternoon Movies at the Columbus Public Library 

Take a break from homework or housework and join us for a Saturday afternoon movie. Showtime is 2:30pm View Post

November 4th – Southside with You (Rated PG-13)
November 18th  –  War for the Plant of the Apes (Rated PG-13)

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  • A Play on Words

    When: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    Scrabble and other board games

  • Studio 3K

    When: Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library

    Join us in the Teen Department as we create, explore, and redesign! All you need to bring is your imagination and someone to share this experience with. Ages 12-18.

  • ASL for Teens: Conversation Edition

    When: Monday, November 27, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: North Columbus Public Library at Large Conference Room

    Love our Summer ASL series? Please join us for our ASL beginner classes that will include an introduction to American Sign Language conversations, daily phrases, and signs you can use on a daily basis. This special series will include a series of 8 sessions. All materials provided. No registration is required. Ages 12-18. Please call 706-748-2855 or email mportillo@cvlga.org for more information.

  • Monthly Make It (& Sometimes Take It)

    When: Monday, November 27, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    It could be jewelry; it could be your own library tote bag from your favorite graphic t-shirt; it could be something using Minecraft or resources from our S.T.E.M closet. Join us to develop or improve a skill or share your hobby with other "Makers!"

  • Community Study Hall

    When: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    This hour provides a mix of fun and enrichment for elementary aged children, as well as an opportunity for education majors seeking volunteer hours

  • Preschool Adventures

    When: Monday, November 20, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Aflac Storytime Room

    Preschool Adventures encourages visits to the library for socialization and interaction with peers. Children will listen to read alouds, songs, rhymes, and finger plays. Flannel board stories and puppets may allow for audience participation to reinforce that reading is fun!

  • Tiny Tales (ages 0-24 months)

    When: Monday, November 20, 2017 - 11:05 AM - 11:35 AM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Aflac Storytime Room

    Tiny Tales is a fun program that introduces babies and toddlers to books and language activities. Parents are encouraged to take on the role as their child’s first teacher. Activities may involve stories, books, rhymes, music, movement, finger plays, puppets and educational toys.

  • Minecraft Monday (Ages 6-11)

    When: Monday, November 20, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: North Columbus Public Library at Large Conference Room

    Love to build? Love to create? Heard of a little thing called Minecraft? Then grab a friend and join us for our free-play Minecraft sessions! Registration Required. Please call 706-748-2855 to sign up for a 30-minute session:
    Session 1: 4:00-4:30
    Session 2: 4:30-5:00
    Session 3: 5:00-5:30

  • Tiny Tales (Ages 0-24 months)

    When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: North Columbus Public Library at Large Conference Room

    Tiny Tales encourages parents to take an active role as their child’s first teacher by introducing book and language activities that can be repeated at home. This fun-filled program for babies and toddlers includes stories, rhymes, music, movement, and much more!

  • Welcome to the "no-tech" zone!

    When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    School's out! Let's ditch devices and screens and hang out at the game table! Bring your "cranium" and come to get a "clue". We'll have a sweet or salty snack.

  • Computer Basics

    When: Monday, November 20, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    Get started using computers with this class designed for beginners. This class covers general computer skills such as turning the computer on/off, using the mouse, identifying hardware and storage devices, and opening/closing programs on the desktop. *Limited spots available. Registration is strongly encouraged. Please call (706) 683-8805.*

  • GED

    When: Monday, November 20, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Friends of the Library Room

    GED with Columbus Tech

  • GED Adult Education Class

    When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    Need your GED? Columbus Technical College will be hosting FREE Adult Education classes at the South Columbus Public Library on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30am-2:30pm. Stop by the library during these days/times to register and/or get more information.

  • Job Information Lab

    When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Friends of the Library Room

    Start or improve your resume, post your job application, or create a cover letter. Staff and volunteers will assist with using oline templates to help you create a professional resume.

  • GED Adult Education Classes @ North Columbus Public Library

    When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Where: North Columbus Public Library at Small Conference Room

    Need your GED? Columbus Technical College will be hosting FREE Adult Education classes at the North Columbus Public Library on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1pm-4pm in the Small Conference Room. Stop by the library during these days/times to register and/or get more information.

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