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Simple Steps Storytime: Babies & Toddlers

Ages 0-36 months

2023-04-17 10:00:00 2023-04-17 11:00:00 America/New_York Simple Steps Storytime: Babies & Toddlers Let's get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined

Monday, April 17
10:00am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2023-04-17 10:00:00 2023-04-17 11:00:00 America/New_York Simple Steps Storytime: Babies & Toddlers Let's get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined

Columbus Public Library

Synovus Room A & B combined

Let's get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore!

Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play - your child is on their way!

AGE GROUP: | Early Learners (Children ages 0-5) | Children & Families |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytimes |

TAGS: | |

Columbus Public Library

Phone: 706.243.2669
Branch manager
Katie Burnett

Hours
We're closed Monday May 29 due to Memorial Day
Mon, May 29 Closed
(Memorial Day)
Tue, May 30 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, May 31 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 01 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 02 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 03 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 04 1:30PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

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.

Upcoming Events

Wed, May 31, 10:00am - 10:45am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, May 31, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Wed, May 31, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Wed, May 31, 11:00am - 2:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Where should you eat today? At the Library! Bring your lunch to the Library every Wednesday. Use a picnic blankets provided or bring your own. Relax for a while with a good book after your meal.

Wed, May 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Need help on the computer? Library staff will provide basic computer help in the Adult Services computer area!

Wed, May 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us for this dynamic programming series tailored to expose young minds to a world of discovery and wonder.

Wed, May 31, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, May 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
What do YOU want to do? We'll try a new activity based on your suggestion. Movies? Crafts and DIY? Gaming? You help us decide!

Thu, Jun 01, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Thu, Jun 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Thu, Jun 01, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Thu, Jun 01, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Thu, Jun 01, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Meet and learn with other homeschoolers.

Thu, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Adults experiencing dementia or similar cognitive disabilities, along with their caregivers, are invited to join us for an hour of fun activities!

Thu, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Crafting and Conversation.

Thu, Jun 01, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
If your student (K-3) is struggling to learn high frequency words, call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One sight words practice session.  Schedule anytime between 3:00pm and 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room,NCPL Children's Area
Summer’s the perfect time to get together with friends and family at the Library! Join us for a special series filled with crafts, learning activities, and fun!  

Thu, Jun 01, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
We provide a space and activity just for teens! All supplies provided.

Thu, Jun 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Build. Create. Engage. Discover. Join us in using your brain to construct LEGO® masterpieces based on a challenge theme. When we learn, we win!

Thu, Jun 01, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Come watch the entire Star Wars Saga for FREE at the library! All movies rated PG or PG-13.

Thu, Jun 01, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Play Tabletop Games that you love, or try something new!

Fri, Jun 02, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Fri, Jun 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Fri, Jun 02, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Fri, Jun 02, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Fri, Jun 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Story time and a craft or activity

Fri, Jun 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Beat the heat- join us for a family-friendly movie! Light snacks are provided, or you can bring your own. For groups, please call ahead (706-243-2813) to ensure space.

Sat, Jun 03, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Sat, Jun 03, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Sat, Jun 03, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Sat, Jun 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Iron Bank Coffee Company
Like books? Like brews? This adult book club is the perfect "mix" for a lazy Saturday afternoon! New members are always welcome! Join us every 1st Saturday of the month.

Sat, Jun 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
We know we’re stretching it on the program name here…. But come in, nerd out, and enjoy hands-on science experiments. Reservations encouraged to ensure supplies 706-748-2795.

Sun, Jun 04, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Sun, Jun 04, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Sun, Jun 04, 1:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources

Sun, Jun 04, 1:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Mon, Jun 05, All day
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Magazine Area
Book a 45-minute session with staff to get help with basic tech skills. Reservations are required at least 48 hours in advance. Please call 706-748-2855 to reserve a time.

Mon, Jun 05, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Mon, Jun 05, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Mon, Jun 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Bring a blanket or towel and join us for a family-friendly movie! Light snacks provided, but you are also welcome to bring your own. For groups, please call ahead to ensure space.

Mon, Jun 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Mon, Jun 05, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Mon, Jun 05, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Mon, Jun 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Mon, Jun 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Activities, crafts, and stories.

Mon, Jun 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us and get creative! Each session at Kid’s Art Studio allows you to unleash your inner artist by experimenting with different materials and styles.

Tue, Jun 06, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Tue, Jun 06, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Tue, Jun 06, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures? Stop by and grab a bag from the Aflac Children's Department! Bundles are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, Jun 06, All day
Columbus Public Library
Learn the Japanese art of paper folding by creating simple yet beautiful objects- a great lesson in mindfulness, patience, and creativity. Grab a bag in the Aflac Children's Department!

Tue, Jun 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Babies & Toddlers (Ages 0-24 months) 10:00 AM Preschool (Ages 3-5) 11:00 AM

Tue, Jun 06, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Tue, Jun 06, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Tue, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Columbus Public Library
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Tue, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
Marion County Public Library
Come join Smokey Bear and his ranger friends to share stories and talk about fire safety.

Tue, Jun 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
¡Club de Español biilingue durante el almuerzo!

Tue, Jun 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us to explore the cultural heritage of Africa, Asia, Mexico, Italy, and America through food, fun, and games.

Tue, Jun 06, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
We provide a space and activity just for teens! All supplies provided.

Tue, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Leave the world behind for an hour! Practice a little self-care and allow your responsibilities to take a break while you unwind with fun activities at the Library.

Tue, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room B
Join us for an afternoon of playing chess, learning new strategies, and meeting new people!

Tue, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Teen activities

Tue, Jun 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
Chess imitates life. Watch the moves you make! Learn winning strategies for chess & for life, from encouraging community mentors. 

Tue, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s have a cozy night of family fun with assorted board games. Bring your family’s favorite or choose one from the Library’s collection!

Wed, Jun 07, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Wed, Jun 07, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Wed, Jun 07, 10:00am - 10:45am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, Jun 07, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Wed, Jun 07, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Wed, Jun 07, 11:00am - 2:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Where should you eat today? At the Library! Bring your lunch to the Library every Wednesday. Use a picnic blankets provided or bring your own. Relax for a while with a good book after your meal.

Wed, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us for this dynamic programming series tailored to expose young minds to a world of discovery and wonder.

Wed, Jun 07, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, Jun 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join in the fun of learning cursive in a relaxed way. We will show you how to sign your name, engage the brain, and demonstrate just how fun penmanship can be!

Wed, Jun 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
What do YOU want to do? We'll try a new activity based on your suggestion. Movies? Crafts and DIY? Gaming? You help us decide!

Wed, Jun 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Listen to a short history presentation and spark your creativity with a related craft. New topics and crafts every month. Though crafts are designed for adults, all ages are welcome!

Wed, Jun 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Board games, trivia, and scavenger hunts galore! Join us each week for an evening of fun with the family.

Thu, Jun 08, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Thu, Jun 08, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Thu, Jun 08, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
Pop in to play interactive games, go on scavenger hunts, & complete other self-paced challenges alone or with your friends!

Thu, Jun 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Thu, Jun 08, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Thu, Jun 08, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Thu, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Crafting and Conversation.

Thu, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
If your student (K-3) is struggling to learn high frequency words, call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One sight words practice session.  Schedule anytime between 3:00pm and 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room,NCPL Children's Area
Summer’s the perfect time to get together with friends and family at the Library! Join us for a special series filled with crafts, learning activities, and fun!  

Thu, Jun 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Join us for a community book discussion of "Atlas of the Heart" by Brene Brown.

Thu, Jun 08, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Come watch the entire Star Wars Saga for FREE at the library! All movies rated PG or PG-13.

Thu, Jun 08, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
North Columbus Public Library - Small Conference Room
A book club for busy people. Share what you are currently reading or have read most recently. This is a relaxed and informal discussion.

Fri, Jun 09, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Fri, Jun 09, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Fri, Jun 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Fri, Jun 09, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Fri, Jun 09, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Fri, Jun 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Story time and a craft or activity

Fri, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Come hang out and enjoy a teen appropriate movie with snacks and drinks provided.

Fri, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Beat the heat- join us for a family-friendly movie! Light snacks are provided, or you can bring your own. For groups, please call ahead (706-243-2813) to ensure space.

Sat, Jun 10, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Sat, Jun 10, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Sat, Jun 10, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Sat, Jun 10, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Sat, Jun 10, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Marion County Public Library
James L. Garrett will present his book "Memory's Shadows" followed by a reception and refreshments.

Sat, Jun 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Join us the 2nd Saturday of each month for a lively book discussion of popular titles.  New Members are always welcome! 

Sat, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Adults of all experience levels are welcome to this non-judgmental group of happy 'makers'. There's always a project to 'show & tell' about and share with the community.

Sun, Jun 11, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Sun, Jun 11, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Sun, Jun 11, 1:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources

Sun, Jun 11, 1:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Mon, Jun 12, All day
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Magazine Area
Book a 45-minute session with staff to get help with basic tech skills. Reservations are required at least 48 hours in advance. Please call 706-748-2855 to reserve a time.

Mon, Jun 12, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Mon, Jun 12, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Mon, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Mon, Jun 12, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Mon, Jun 12, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Mon, Jun 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Mon, Jun 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Activities, crafts, and stories.

Mon, Jun 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us and get creative! Each session at Kid’s Art Studio allows you to unleash your inner artist by experimenting with different materials and styles.

Tue, Jun 13, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Tue, Jun 13, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Tue, Jun 13, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures? Stop by and grab a bag from the Aflac Children's Department! Bundles are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, Jun 13, All day
Columbus Public Library
Learn the Japanese art of paper folding by creating simple yet beautiful objects- a great lesson in mindfulness, patience, and creativity. Grab a bag in the Aflac Children's Department!

Tue, Jun 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Babies & Toddlers (Ages 0-24 months) 10:00 AM Preschool (Ages 3-5) 11:00 AM

Tue, Jun 13, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Tue, Jun 13, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Tue, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Columbus Public Library
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Tue, Jun 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us to explore the cultural heritage of Africa, Asia, Mexico, Italy, and America through food, fun, and games.

Tue, Jun 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Parks Memorial Public Library
Join us for a family-friendly movie! Light snacks are provided, or you can bring your own. For groups, please call ahead to ensure space.

Tue, Jun 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Parks Memorial Public Library
We provide a space and activity just for teens! All supplies provided.

Tue, Jun 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
We provide a space and activity just for teens! All supplies provided.

Tue, Jun 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
De-stress and unwind with this surprisingly relaxing activity. Enjoy coffee and coffee-themed trivia while you color. All materials provided.

Tue, Jun 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Teen activities

Tue, Jun 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
Chess imitates life. Watch the moves you make! Learn winning strategies for chess & for life, from encouraging community mentors. 

Tue, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Calling all Teens! Put your creative skills to work as you learn about the rich history of Mildred L. Terry Library. Help design a project that pieces together an important part of local history!

Wed, Jun 14, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Wed, Jun 14, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Wed, Jun 14, 10:00am - 10:45am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, Jun 14, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Wed, Jun 14, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Wed, Jun 14, 11:00am - 2:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Where should you eat today? At the Library! Bring your lunch to the Library every Wednesday. Use a picnic blankets provided or bring your own. Relax for a while with a good book after your meal.

Wed, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Are you interested in researching your genealogy, but aren’t sure where to start? Join us for an introduction to basic genealogy strategies and learn about the Library’s genealogy resources.

Wed, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us for this dynamic programming series tailored to expose young minds to a world of discovery and wonder.

Wed, Jun 14, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, Jun 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Shhhh! This is a Library! Join us to participate in fun challenges, but if you are too loud be prepared for fun punishments.

Wed, Jun 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Board games, trivia, and scavenger hunts galore! Join us each week for an evening of fun with the family.

Wed, Jun 14, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read!

Thu, Jun 15, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Thu, Jun 15, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Thu, Jun 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Thu, Jun 15, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Thu, Jun 15, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Thu, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a cup of coffee and sit down for a conversation. A group gathering to discuss the topics of the day, in a relaxing environment.

Thu, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Meet and learn with other homeschoolers.

Thu, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Crafting and Conversation.

Thu, Jun 15, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
If your student (K-3) is struggling to learn high frequency words, call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One sight words practice session.  Schedule anytime between 3:00pm and 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room,NCPL Children's Area
Summer’s the perfect time to get together with friends and family at the Library! Join us for a special series filled with crafts, learning activities, and fun!  

Thu, Jun 15, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
This group will be reading about events and people in Columbus and the surrounding areas. Each month will feature a different selection of readings.

Thu, Jun 15, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
We provide a space and activity just for teens! All supplies provided.

Thu, Jun 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Build. Create. Engage. Discover. Join us in using your brain to construct LEGO® masterpieces based on a challenge theme. When we learn, we win!

Thu, Jun 15, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Classic movies are even more fun to watch when you interact with them! With silly prompts throughout, you’ll have fun with the whole family. As you wish.

Fri, Jun 16, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Fri, Jun 16, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Fri, Jun 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Fri, Jun 16, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Fri, Jun 16, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Fri, Jun 16, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Story time and a craft or activity

Fri, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Beat the heat- join us for a family-friendly movie! Light snacks are provided, or you can bring your own. For groups, please call ahead (706-243-2813) to ensure space.

Fri, Jun 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Create your own fun and free finger paint creation. And the best part is - we clean up!

Sat, Jun 17, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Sat, Jun 17, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Sat, Jun 17, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Sat, Jun 17, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Sat, Jun 17, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Choose from an assortment of paint-by-number canvases to paint. All canvases, paint supplies, beverages (non-alcoholic) and tranquility will be provided for you.

Sat, Jun 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Story time with Focus on STEAM!

Sat, Jun 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Celebrate Juneteenth with us as we share our favorite Juneteenth inspired books, activities, and a treat.

Sat, Jun 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us for sweet treats and all the drama as we discuss great reads by African American authors.

Sat, Jun 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Little scientists can enjoy messy, hands-on science experiments! Reservations requested to ensure supplies. Call 706-748-2855 to save your spot.

Sun, Jun 18, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Sun, Jun 18, 1:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources

Sun, Jun 18, 1:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Mon, Jun 19, All day
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Magazine Area
Book a 45-minute session with staff to get help with basic tech skills. Reservations are required at least 48 hours in advance. Please call 706-748-2855 to reserve a time.

Mon, Jun 19, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Mon, Jun 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Bring a blanket or towel and join us for a family-friendly movie! Light snacks provided, but you are also welcome to bring your own. For groups, please call ahead to ensure space.

Mon, Jun 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Mon, Jun 19, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Mon, Jun 19, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Mon, Jun 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Mon, Jun 19, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Celebrate Juneteenth with a jazz performance by the Columbus Jazz Society!

Mon, Jun 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Activities, crafts, and stories.

Mon, Jun 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us and get creative! Each session at Kid’s Art Studio allows you to unleash your inner artist by experimenting with different materials and styles.

Tue, Jun 20, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Tue, Jun 20, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures? Stop by and grab a bag from the Aflac Children's Department! Bundles are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, Jun 20, All day
Columbus Public Library
Learn the Japanese art of paper folding by creating simple yet beautiful objects- a great lesson in mindfulness, patience, and creativity. Grab a bag in the Aflac Children's Department!

Tue, Jun 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Babies & Toddlers (Ages 0-24 months) 10:00 AM Preschool (Ages 3-5) 11:00 AM

Tue, Jun 20, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Tue, Jun 20, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Tue, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Columbus Public Library
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Tue, Jun 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Parks Memorial Public Library
Put together a resume to better your chances of a job.

Tue, Jun 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us to explore the cultural heritage of Africa, Asia, Mexico, Italy, and America through food, fun, and games.

Tue, Jun 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
Celebrate Juneteeth by creating a collage that expresses what freedom means to you. All supplies provided.

Tue, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Enjoy a cuppa while you chat with other British TV fans. Participants can discuss shows, share recommendations, and watch clips. Tea provided.

Tue, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room B
Join us for an afternoon of playing chess, learning new strategies, and meeting new people!

Tue, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Teen activities

Tue, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Do you know what makes Father’s Day even better? Dinosaurs! Bring your paleontology passion, a healthy dose of discovery, and maybe your dad!

Tue, Jun 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
Chess imitates life. Watch the moves you make! Learn winning strategies for chess & for life, from encouraging community mentors. 

Tue, Jun 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Join us once a month to watch a meaningful film to get us thinking about the Summer Reading theme "All Together Now."

Wed, Jun 21, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Wed, Jun 21, 10:00am - 10:45am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, Jun 21, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Wed, Jun 21, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Wed, Jun 21, 11:00am - 2:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Where should you eat today? At the Library! Bring your lunch to the Library every Wednesday. Use a picnic blankets provided or bring your own. Relax for a while with a good book after your meal.

Wed, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us for this dynamic programming series tailored to expose young minds to a world of discovery and wonder.

Wed, Jun 21, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, Jun 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join in the fun of learning cursive in a relaxed way. We will show you how to sign your name, engage the brain, and demonstrate just how fun penmanship can be!

Wed, Jun 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
What do YOU want to do? We'll try a new activity based on your suggestion. Movies? Crafts and DIY? Gaming? You help us decide!

Wed, Jun 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Board games, trivia, and scavenger hunts galore! Join us each week for an evening of fun with the family.

Thu, Jun 22, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Thu, Jun 22, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
Pop in to play interactive games, go on scavenger hunts, & complete other self-paced challenges alone or with your friends!

Thu, Jun 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Thu, Jun 22, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Thu, Jun 22, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Thu, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a cup of coffee and sit down for a conversation. A group gathering to discuss the topics of the day, in a relaxing environment.

Thu, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Crafting and Conversation.

Thu, Jun 22, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
If your student (K-3) is struggling to learn high frequency words, call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One sight words practice session.  Schedule anytime between 3:00pm and 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room,NCPL Children's Area
Summer’s the perfect time to get together with friends and family at the Library! Join us for a special series filled with crafts, learning activities, and fun!  

Thu, Jun 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Enjoy putting together jigsaw puzzles with other puzzlers!

Thu, Jun 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Games, trivia, and creativity abound! Each night brings something different, so bring the whole family for free fun at the Library!

Thu, Jun 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
We provide space and activities just for teens! supplies provided.

Fri, Jun 23, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Fri, Jun 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Fri, Jun 23, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Fri, Jun 23, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Fri, Jun 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Story time and a craft or activity

Fri, Jun 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Start your story in this professionally mentored class. AJ will guide you through a cultivated process to begin and develop your fictional writing. Gain insights during this free writer’s workshop.

Fri, Jun 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Beat the heat- join us for a family-friendly movie! Light snacks are provided, or you can bring your own. For groups, please call ahead (706-243-2813) to ensure space.

Fri, Jun 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Rothschild Technology Room
We’ll talk about what makes a media source credible, how to spot misinformation, and how to use Library resources to get a handle on complicated issues.

Sat, Jun 24, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Sat, Jun 24, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Sat, Jun 24, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Sat, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Uno, Dos, Tres Craft introduces Spanish to children in a hands-on form. Through crafts and stories, concepts such as numbers, colors, animals, and family are used to explore a new culture.

Sat, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Plan a fun afternoon out with grandparents! We will provide the stories and snacks, you build the memories!

Sat, Jun 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Adults of all experience levels are welcome to this non-judgmental group of happy 'makers'. There's always a project to 'show & tell' about and share with the community.

Sun, Jun 25, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Sun, Jun 25, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Sun, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources

Sun, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Mon, Jun 26, All day
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Magazine Area
Book a 45-minute session with staff to get help with basic tech skills. Reservations are required at least 48 hours in advance. Please call 706-748-2855 to reserve a time.

Mon, Jun 26, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Mon, Jun 26, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Mon, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Mon, Jun 26, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Mon, Jun 26, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Mon, Jun 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Mon, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
An introduction to ukulele for beginners. Learn a favorite tune on the ukulele! Check out a ukulele to take home for extra practice after the session. Reservations required at 706-748-2855.

Mon, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Activities, crafts, and stories.

Mon, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us and get creative! Each session at Kid’s Art Studio allows you to unleash your inner artist by experimenting with different materials and styles.

Tue, Jun 27, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Tue, Jun 27, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Tue, Jun 27, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures? Stop by and grab a bag from the Aflac Children's Department! Bundles are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, Jun 27, All day
Columbus Public Library
Learn the Japanese art of paper folding by creating simple yet beautiful objects- a great lesson in mindfulness, patience, and creativity. Grab a bag in the Aflac Children's Department!

Tue, Jun 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Babies & Toddlers (Ages 0-24 months) 10:00 AM Preschool (Ages 3-5) 11:00 AM

Tue, Jun 27, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Tue, Jun 27, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Tue, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Columbus Public Library
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Tue, Jun 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
We provide a space and activity just for teens! All supplies provided.

Tue, Jun 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Do you have interesting family story or an item to show-and-tell? Share discoveries you’ve made or get help with your genealogy research! Staff will guide participants through genealogy resources.

Tue, Jun 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Teen activities

Tue, Jun 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
Chess imitates life. Watch the moves you make! Learn winning strategies for chess & for life, from encouraging community mentors. 

Wed, Jun 28, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Wed, Jun 28, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Wed, Jun 28, 10:00am - 10:45am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, Jun 28, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Wed, Jun 28, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 2:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Where should you eat today? At the Library! Bring your lunch to the Library every Wednesday. Use a picnic blankets provided or bring your own. Relax for a while with a good book after your meal.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Need help on the computer? Library staff will provide basic computer help in the Adult Services computer area!

Wed, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us for this dynamic programming series tailored to expose young minds to a world of discovery and wonder.

Wed, Jun 28, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get ready to read! This storytime, based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore.

Wed, Jun 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
What do YOU want to do? You help us decide! All materials provided.

Wed, Jun 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
What do YOU want to do? We'll try a new activity based on your suggestion. Movies? Crafts and DIY? Gaming? You help us decide!

Wed, Jun 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Board games, trivia, and scavenger hunts galore! Join us each week for an evening of fun with the family.

Thu, Jun 29, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Thu, Jun 29, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Thu, Jun 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Thu, Jun 29, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Thu, Jun 29, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Thu, Jun 29, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Meet and learn with other homeschoolers.

Thu, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Crafting and Conversation.

Thu, Jun 29, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
If your student (K-3) is struggling to learn high frequency words, call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One sight words practice session.  Schedule anytime between 3:00pm and 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room,NCPL Children's Area
Summer’s the perfect time to get together with friends and family at the Library! Join us for a special series filled with crafts, learning activities, and fun!  

Thu, Jun 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
We provide a space and activity just for teens! All supplies provided.

Thu, Jun 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding activities, board games, and more!

Thu, Jun 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Do you have a favorite dessert recipe that is so good it just needs to be shared? Bring your favorite baked dessert to the library. We will sample and vote on a winner! To register, call 706-243-2691.

Thu, Jun 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Build. Create. Engage. Discover. Join us in using your brain to construct LEGO® masterpieces based on a challenge theme. When we learn, we win!

Thu, Jun 29, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Classic movies are even more fun to watch when you interact with them! With silly prompts throughout, you’ll have fun with the whole family.

Fri, Jun 30, All day
Columbus Public Library
Tell your story and preserve local history by creating a recording to be added to our collection at the Digital Library of Georgia.

Fri, Jun 30, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out in our Aflac Children's Department! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Fri, Jun 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Let’s get ready to read! Shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, Play – your child is on their way!

Fri, Jun 30, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Confused about what to read next? Let us help! Visit the Adult Services department to fill out a questionnaire about your reading preferences, and staff will select 3-5 books for you to try next.

Fri, Jun 30, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Pick up a scavenger hunt in the Adult Services computer lab to familiarize yourself with the wide world of adult services! Earn a prize for learning how to locate Library materials and resources.

Fri, Jun 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Story time and a craft or activity

Fri, Jun 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Beat the heat- join us for a family-friendly movie! Light snacks are provided, or you can bring your own. For groups, please call ahead (706-243-2813) to ensure space.

Fri, Jun 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Learn about science while solving puzzles, mixing up concoctions, and playing interactive games!