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31 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, May 29, 2015
3:45 p.m.Afternoon Cartoons
Because you can’t have school without after-school cartoons! Come and laugh along to the adventures of Bugs Bunny, Tom & Jerry, Wile E. Coyote, and all the rest! For ages 3-12
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 1, 2015
3:45 p.m.Drop-in Gaming
Come to the Children’s program room to explore sports, adventure and fantasy games on our Wii and Xbox consoles — or, if you’re not “plugged in”, challenge a friend in one of our classic board games! For ages 5-12.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
11:30 a.m.Toddler Storytime
For ages 18 months to 3 years. A librarian shares favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, June 4, 2015
4 p.m.Picture Book Story Time
A Librarian will share classic stories and new picture books. Recommended for ages three and up
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 5, 2015
3:45 p.m.Afternoon Cartoons
Because you can’t have summer without cartoons! Come and laugh along to the adventures of Bugs Bunny, Tom & Jerry, Wile E. Coyote and all the rest! For ages 3-12
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, June 13, 2015
11 a.m.Story Songs
Presented by Bob "Bob-a-Loo" Basey with his flute and drums. For children of all ages and their families.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.Origami 101 with Taro's Origami Studio
Join us as we introduce the Japanese art of origami to the world! As each fold and crease transforms a single sheet of ordinary paper into a recognizable model, origami inspires and challenges us to tackle everyday items from flowers and animals and brings us to mythical worlds filled with wizards and dragons. Origami is not simply a hobby – it’s practical as well. As participants practice origami, they will develop care, precision, and other skills that can easily be applied to other aspects…
Columbus LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
4 p.m.Magical Mandalas: Worlds of Art
Participants will visualize their worlds through contemporary arts practices while exploring surrealism and expressionism mirroring the artist’s own studio practice. Students will use collage to create mandalas as well as mixed media/colored pencil, marker and watercolor to create contour drawings for portraiture, self-portraiture and landscapes. Each original project will draw from participants’ own lived experiences. Visualization will be used to create worlds and characters through memory and…
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, June 26, 2015
3 p.m.Songs and Stories for Summer
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Summertime! Come and enjoy the very thought of summer - sun, water, picnics, vacations. Join JulieAnn for stories and songs that remind us to find a park or any patch of green and soak up summer while it’s here.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 29, 2015
3 p.m.Monday Film Club Screening at Columbus Library
TARGETS (1968) 90 Min; Paramount Pictures; Rated R DIRECTOR: PETER BOGDANOVICH STARS: BORIS KARLOFF, TIM O'KELLY, ARTHUR PETERSON Byron Orlok is an old horror-movie star who feels that he is an anachronism. Compared to real-life violence, his films are tame. Meanwhile, across town, clean-cut young everyman Bobby Thompson is about to go on a killing spree... Watch the movie & discuss it, talk about your other favorite films, swap recommendations!
Columbus LibraryAdults
3:45 p.m.Drop-in Gaming
Come to the Children’s program room to explore sports, adventure and fantasy games on our Wii and Xbox consoles — or, if you’re not “plugged in”, challenge a friend in one of our classic board games! For ages 5-12.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
1 p.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
Practice meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. Please join us for this series each Wednesday from 4/29 - 7/22 (skip 5/13, 6/17 & 6/24) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Columbus LibraryAdults
Friday, July 3, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
1 p.m.Teen Book Club - Lumberjanes by Noelle Stevenson
Friendship to the max! At Miss Quinzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet's camp for hardcore lady-types, things are not what they seem. Three-eyed foxes. Secret caves. Anagrams. Luckily, Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley are five rad, butt-kicking best pals determined to have an awesome summer together-- and they're not gonna let a magical quest or an array of supernatural critters get in their way Join fellow booklovers with a fun discussion and snacks Order your copy today! Ages 13-18
Columbus LibraryBook Lovers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
Practice meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. Please join us for this series each Wednesday from 4/29 - 7/22 (skip 5/13, 6/17 & 6/24) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Columbus LibraryAdults
Thursday, July 9, 2015
3:30 p.m.From the Neck Up
Working with either partners or alone, you'll create miniature busts using fire or self-hardening clay. Facial studies help students with the formation and placement of features. Presented by P. Oliver. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, July 10, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
1 p.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
Practice meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. Please join us for this series each Wednesday from 4/29 - 7/22 (skip 5/13, 6/17 & 6/24) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Columbus LibraryAdults
Friday, July 17, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
1 p.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
Practice meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. Please join us for this series each Wednesday from 4/29 - 7/22 (skip 5/13, 6/17 & 6/24) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Columbus LibraryAdults
Friday, July 24, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 31, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique nine-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creativ…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique nine-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creativ…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
1 p.m.Teen Book Club - Afterlife with Archie by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
All hell breaks loose when a fateful accident sets in motion a series of terrifying events that will threaten the town of Riverdale like never before! When the dead begin to rise, craving human flesh, it's up to Archie, Betty & Veronica, and the Gang to fight for their lives against the zombie hordes led by their former pal, Jughead. Join fellow booklovers with a fun discussion and snacks Order your copy today! Ages 13-18
Columbus LibraryBook Lovers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, August 21, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique nine-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creativ…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 28, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique nine-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creativ…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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