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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

July 10th –  Get Out (Rated – R)
July 17th – Goodbye Lenin ( Rated – R)
July 24th  – Sicko  (Rated PG-13)
July 31st – Beginners (Rated – R)

 
AUGUST 7th
 – The Host (Rated R)
AUGUST 14th – The Nice Guys (Rated – R)
AUGUST 21st  – Project Nim (Rated PG-13)
AUGUST  28th – Straight Outta Compton (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 

July 8th – A Beautiful Mind (Rated PG-13)
July 15th –  Duck Soup (NR)
July 22nd – La La Land (Rated PG-13)
July 29th – Angels in the Outfield 

AUGUST 5th – St. Vincent (Rated PG-13)
AUGUST 12th  – Arrival (Rated PG-13)
AUGUST 19th   Room (Rated -R)
AUGUST 26thThe Way Way Back ( Rated PG-13) 

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  • The Great American Total Solar Eclipse

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Auditorium

    Join us as we stream live NASA's Total Solar Eclipse MegaCast. The "Great American Total Solar Eclipse" is the first total solar eclipse visible from the continental United States in nearly four decades!

  • The Great American Total Solar Eclipse

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    Join us for the Great American Total Solar Eclipse Celebration! The solar eclipse is the first one visible from the continental United States in nearly four decades! Families are invited to join the astronomical fun.

  • The Great American Total Solar Eclipse

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Parks Memorial Public Library

    Join us as we stream live NASA's Total Solar Eclipse MegaCast. The "Great American Total Solar Eclipse" is the first total solar eclipse visible from the continental United States in nearly four decades! Families are invited to join the astronomical fun.

  • The Great American Total Solar Eclipse Activity

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Teen Department

    Come make a craft in celebration of The Great American Total Solar Eclipse! All ages are welcome.

  • Community Study Hall

    When: Tuesday, August 22, 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

  • Puppy Tales

    When: Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 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!

  • The Great American Total Solar Eclipse

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    Join us for the Great American Total Solar Eclipse Celebration! The solar eclipse is the first one visible from the continental United States in nearly four decades! Families are invited to join the astronomical fun.

  • The Great American Total Solar Eclipse

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Parks Memorial Public Library

    Join us as we stream live NASA's Total Solar Eclipse MegaCast. The "Great American Total Solar Eclipse" is the first total solar eclipse visible from the continental United States in nearly four decades! Families are invited to join the astronomical fun.

  • The Great American Total Solar Eclipse

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Where: Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library

    Join us as we celebrate the Great American Total Solar Eclipse. It is the first total solar eclipse visible from the continental United States in nearly four decades! Families are invited to join the astronomical fun.

  • Community Study Hall

    When: Tuesday, August 22, 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

  • GED Adult Education Class

    When: Thursday, August 17, 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.

  • GED Adult Education Classes @ North Columbus Public Library

    When: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 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.

  • GED Classes @ Mildred L. Terry Public Library

    When: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 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! Classes are on Tuesdays from 5:00-8:00 p.m. and Thursday from 3:00-6:00 p.m. Registration is required. 706-243-2782

  • Foundation Center Online - Introduction to Finding Grants

    When: Friday, August 18, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Auditorium

    This class will introduce customers to the Foundation Center Online database.

  • Foundation Center Online - Introduction to Finding Grants

    When: Friday, August 18, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Rothschild Technology Room

    This class will introduce customers to the Foundation Center Online database.

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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...