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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

September 11th –  Their Finest (Rated – R)
September 18th – The Crimson Pirate (NR)
September 25th  – The Bid Sick  (Rated PG-13)

 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 

September 9th – Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (Rated PG-13)
September 16th –  NO MOVIE – We’re hosting the Columbus Children’s Book Festival 
September 23nd – The Shack (Rated PG-13)
September 30th – Before I fall (Rated PG-13)

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  • Monthly Make It (& Sometimes Take It)

    When: Monday, September 25, 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, September 26, 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

  • Family Night: “Forever Young”

    When: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    This intergenerational program will be a throwback for elders and a mystery for youth! Facebook, a kerosene lamp, shorthand, an iPad, a physical map, a rotary phone, a card catalog, Instagram, a floppy disk, and a hot comb will be involved. Bring someone who is NOT of your generation to this “F” rated program. It will be Fantastic Family Fun – with a Favorite snack! Call 706-243-2782 to save a slot.

  • Otaku Club

    When: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    Teens 12 to 18! Do you enjoy Manga, Anime, or Asian culture? Then join us as we explore all three through fun activities and anime watch parties.

  • Banned Books Bingo

    When: Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Teen Department

    Celebrate your freedom to read with a game of Banned Books Bingo! Ages 12-18.

  • Tiny Tales (ages 0-24 months)

    When: Monday, September 25, 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.

  • Tiny Tales (Ages 0-24 months)

    When: Tuesday, September 26, 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!

  • Preschool Adventures (Ages 3-5 years)

    When: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: North Columbus Public Library at Large Conference 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!

  • Picture Book Club

    When: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    Children of all ages are invited to share some exciting books, do fun book related activities, and eat yummy snacks!

  • Community Study Hall

    When: Tuesday, September 26, 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

  • One-On-One Computer Assistance

    When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library

    Would you like some help learning a computer skill, building a resume, or researching a topic? Try our One-on-One computer assistance classes. Book a 30 minute class for personalize instruction to help you look for a job, format a paper, fill out online forms, etc. Registration is required.

  • Internet Basics

    When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: North Columbus Public Library at Large Conference Room

    This class covers Internet access and Web surfing. Learn how to connect to the Internet, search for and navigate websites, and keep yourself safe online. *Limited spots available. Registration is strongly encouraged. Please call (706) 748-2855.*

  • Internet Basics

    When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    This class covers internet access and web surfing. Learn how to connect to the Internet, search for and navigate websites, and keep yourself safe online. *Limited spots available. Registration is strongly encouraged. Please call (706) 683-8805.*

  • GED

    When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Friends of the Library Room

    GED with Columbus Tech

  • "Speak Easy" Language Cafe

    When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Walker Room

    Gather with us twice a month for a chance to practice your Spanish or get help with your Spanish language homework. You'll be "speaking easy" in no time!

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