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  • Otaku Club

    When: Wednesday, August 22, 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.

  • Brown Bag Book Club for Homeschooled Teens

    When: Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Teen Department

    Are you a homeschooled teen? Start the week off right by bringing a brown bag lunch to the Columbus Public Library Teen Department for book discussions and related activities. We will work together as a group to choose specific book titles or general themes. Event open to teens ages 12 to 18.

    Tuesday, August 28 @ 12:00pm --Introductory Meeting

    Tuesday, September 4 @ 12pm

    Tuesday, October 2 @ 12pm

    Tuesday, November 6 @ 12pm

    Tuesday, December 4 @ 12pm

  • Whatever Wednesdays

    When: Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    Teens 12 to 18! What do YOU want to do? Whatever Wednesdays are your days to just hang out and do whatever. Bring your card games, snacks, and friends and have our conference room all to yourself.

  • Brown Bag Book Club for Homeschooled Teens

    When: Tuesday, September 04, 2018 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Teen Department

    Are you a homeschooled teen? Start the week off right by bringing a brown bag lunch to the Columbus Public Library Teen Department for book discussions and related activities. We will work together as a group to choose specific book titles or general themes. Event open to teens ages 12 to 18.

    Tuesday, August 28 @ 12:00pm --Introductory Meeting

    Tuesday, September 4 @ 12pm

    Tuesday, October 2 @ 12pm

    Tuesday, November 6 @ 12pm

    Tuesday, December 4 @ 12pm

  • TAG: Teen Advisory Group

    When: Tuesday, September 04, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at Teen Department

    If you are interested in making an impact in the library join the teen advisory group! Teens will get the opportunity to help organize upcoming programs, choose library material, and help with community projects. Event open to teens ages 12 to 18.

  • Read & Play Storytime

    When: Monday, August 20, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library

    Join us in the children's area as we have fun listening to stories, signing songs, and repeating rhymes, all while you and your little one(s) learn. Interactive crafts and playtime immediately follow the program! Adult caregivers and children age 0-5 are invited to attend.

  • Blockheads! LEGO Challenge

    When: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    Each Blockheads session features a LEGO building challenge. Accept the challenge or have fun with free play.

  • Unplug From The Computer for Chess’ Sake

    When: Tuesday, August 21, 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”!

  • Uno, Dos, Tres Craft!

    When: Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Mildred L. Terry Public Library at Friends of the Library Room

    Uno, Dos, Tres Craft introduces Spanish to children in a hands-on form. Through crafts and stories, concepts as numbers, colors, animals and family are used to explore a new culture.

  • Read & Play Storytime

    When: Monday, August 27, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library

    Join us in the children's area as we have fun listening to stories, signing songs, and repeating rhymes, all while you and your little one(s) learn. Interactive crafts and playtime immediately follow the program! Adult caregivers and children age 0-5 are invited to attend.

  • GED Classes @ Mildred L. Terry Public Library

    When: Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 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

  • The Conversation Circle

    When: Friday, August 17, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    Practice your English in a relaxed group setting.

  • Adult Gaming Tournament

    When: Friday, August 17, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: South Columbus Public Library at Conference Room

    Time for adults to play video games.

  • Forever Young Adult Book Club

    When: Friday, August 17, 2018 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: All Branches

    Forever Young Adult Book Club is for readers who are a little less Y and a bit more A, but who still enjoy a good YA book. Join us at the Midtown Coffee House on 13th St. each month. Find what we are reading on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/fyacolumbusga/.
    Friday, May 18th @ 7:00 PM - Red Rising by Pierce Brown and Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard; pick one or both to read!
    Friday, June 15th @ 7:00 PM - How to Break a Boy by Laurie Devore and The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee; pick one or both to read!
    Friday, July 20th @ 7:00 PM - Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova and Half Bad by Sally Green; pick one or both to read!
    Friday, August 17th @ 7:00 PM - TBA

  • Meeples at the Library

    When: Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 10:10 AM - 5:40 PM
    Where: Columbus Public Library at CB&T (side B)

    Drop in and join the Meeples of Columbus to play lots of board games at the library! Bring your favorite game or join a game. Open to all skill levels, even if you’ve never played. Games generally played include: Ticket to Ride, Tsuro, Carcassone Discovery, Splendor, Great Western Trail, Blokus, and many others.

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