Amateur (or future) historians: We’re conducting research on several topics of local historical interest, and we need your assistance!
Help us find photos, letters, newspaper articles, etc. on the topics listed below and we may feature your finds in a display at the Columbus Public Library!
No experience is needed, and you can use the Library’s extensive collection of materials or other external resources. Call or e-mail the Genealogy Department at 706-243-2681 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop by the Genealogy Desk during regular Library hours for more information.
January – The History of Coca-Cola
February – Historically Black Organizations
March – Influential Women in Columbus
April – Columbus Mill Work
|Mon, Mar 27||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Tue, Mar 28||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Wed, Mar 29||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Thu, Mar 30||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Fri, Mar 31||10:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Sat, Apr 01||10:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Sun, Apr 02||1:30PM to 6:00PM|
The Columbus Public Library serves as the anchor branch for the Chattahoochee Valley Libraries and has been named one of the “10 Most Beautiful Libraries in Georgia.” Meeting Rooms, Auditorium and Computer Lab can be booked for public events up to 90 days in advance. Study Rooms are available by calling 706.243.2681.