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Columbus Public Libary, one of the Chattahoochee Valley Libraries, has once again been selected as “Favorite Local Rainy Day Destination For Kids.”  Thank you for all of your votes, and we welcome you to our libraries rain or shine!   
 

  • Otaku Club

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 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.

  • Big Eyes, Small Mouth

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Teen Department

    Create your own character, fight monsters and other creatures, and travel across foreign lands in this anime style roleplaying game. Event open to teens ages 12 to 18.

  • Cosplay 101

    When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at CB&T (side B)

    Are you interested in cosplay but don’t know where to start? In this workshop, you will get the chance to socialize with other cosplayers and learn tips and tricks as we create cosplay accessories for upcoming conventions Some materials will be provide, but you may also bring your own projects to work on. Event open to teens and adults ages 12 and up.

  • Teen Takeover: DIY Canvas Art

    When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Where: North Columbus Public Library at Large Conference Room

    Join us in a special art event as we create a piece of canvas artwork! All materials provided. Ages 12-18. Please call 706-748-2855 for more information.

  • Young Adult Art & Literature Magazine Reception

    When: Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Synovus/CB&T combined

    Reception for the authors and artists who submitted work to Chattahoochee Valley Libraries Young Adult Literature and Art Magazine.

  • Preschool Adventures (Ages 3-5 years)

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 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, April 24, 2018 - 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!

  • Columbus Libraries United with Education (C.L.U.E) Study Hall

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    Let us help you take advantage of FREE homework help from a FREE online tutor. This FREE service is avavilable at home or in the library. Call 706-243-2782 or email mlt@cvlga.org for more information.

  • Unplug From The Computer for Chess’ Sake

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Children's Area

    Studies show that the game of Chess can help you academically and socially. Meet a community mentor who wants to teach you the art and joy of playing Chess. It may be worth an “A”!

  • Bang, Boom, Whoops: Youth Science Club

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Aflac Storytime Room

    We might be a little mad here. What happens when you take household items, a sense of adventure, and a can- do attitude? We don’t know either. But we are going to find out. With Science on our side, and just a little luck, come find out all the things you can do in this after school adventure club. Call for questions, come for the fun.

  • Chess at the Library

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Synovus (side A)

    Join us for our bi-weekly chess club. We provide a social atmosphere for anyone who wants to play chess. Whether you're a grandmaster or just eager to learn for the first time, everyone is welcome.

  • Urban Bush Women

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Alpha Kappa Alpha Room

    Urban Bush Women

  • Introduction to Finding Grants

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Rothschild Technology Room

    Following a presentation of Introduction to Finding Grants, we will present a brief overview of the revised Foundation Center website. Attendees will have the opportunity to follow along on a computer and practice searching for grants and funding.

  • I say "Hello!" You say "Hola!" Spanish Class For Adults

    When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: All Branches

    Join us weekly to learn Spanish and volcabulary for interacting with neighbors and co-workers.

  • MS Power Point Basics

    When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Rothschild Technology Room

    Learn how to create and organize slides for a presentation. Students will design, animate, and insert images in their own Power Point presentation.

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