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  • Minecraft Mania

    When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Rothschild Technology Room

    Minecraft every other Tuesday this Summer with the Teen Department in the Rothschild Technology Room.

  • Manga Club

    When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Teen Department

    The Manga Club meets on the first and third Thursdays each month at 5:30 p.m.

  • Game On: Game Club

    When: Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Teen Department

    Join us as we play board games, card games, trivia games, and video games.

  • Get Hooked! Crochet Club

    When: Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Walker Room

    New to crochet? Come and learn the basics. Experienced? Come and crochet with us. Attendees are encouraged to bring current projects to each session. Attendees can also work on group projects.

  • Fandom Film Fest

    When: Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Auditorium

    Join us as we screen some of the newest, best films. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the show.

  • Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party!

    When: Friday, August 05, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Where: North Columbus Public Library at Large Conference Room

    Celebrate the end of summer reading with games, crafts, and treats for the whole family!

  • Scrabble & Board Games

    When: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Children's Area

    Never Played? No Problem! Think you're good? C'mon! These games are for all levels!

  • Puppy Tales

    When: Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Aflac Storytime Room

    Get comfortable as you read aloud one of your favorite books to one or more sweet, lovable certified therapy dogs in our Aflac Storytime Room! Bring your own book or choose one from the children's department to read!

  • C.L.U.E. Club/Community Study Hall

    When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    Offers FREE homework help! We will help you to create a FREE C.L.U.E (Columbus Libraries United With Education) account to use the Brainfuse service from the library, school or home! (Have your birth date and your Muscogee County School District Georgia Test Identification (GTID) number. Call 706-243-2782 with questions. It is all FREE!

  • Family Night @ your Library!

    When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    TBD

  • Movies for Grown-Ups - American Movie (R)

    When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Auditorium

    Free admission and free popcorn. Great films: new releases, documentaries, art films, foreign films and the the occasional classic. Call the Reference Dept. at 706-243-2687 for film titles.

  • Scavenger Hunt

    When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - All Day
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library

    Join us the first Tuesday of every month to explore the library and learn more about what it has to offer! All completed forms will be entered to win a small prize.

  • Typing and Mouse Basics

    When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Rothschild Technology Room

    Discover the best way to hold your fingers/hands over the keyboard and mouse, take mouse exercises to master clicking and selecting, learn about different keys, and practice typing using the most efficient method.

  • Nutrition Demonstration Class in Partnership with UGA

    When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Friends of the Library Room

    An eight week session designed to help families eat better for less.

  • GED Classes @ Mildred L. Terry Public Library

    When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Friends of the Library Room

    Let Columbus Technical College Staff help you earn your GED in FREE, convenient evening classes! Registration is required. 706-243-2782

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