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HARRY POTTER ESCAPE ROOM - TEEN VERSION

AGES 12-18

2024-04-03 00:00:00 2024-04-03 23:59:00 America/New_York HARRY POTTER ESCAPE ROOM - TEEN VERSION This Spring Break, live out your Hogwarts dreams with our Harry Potter escape room! Sign yourself and three friends up for a session. Costumes are encouraged! North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room

Wednesday, April 03
All day

Add to Calendar 2024-04-03 00:00:00 2024-04-03 23:59:00 America/New_York HARRY POTTER ESCAPE ROOM - TEEN VERSION This Spring Break, live out your Hogwarts dreams with our Harry Potter escape room! Sign yourself and three friends up for a session. Costumes are encouraged! North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room

North Columbus Public Library

Large Conference Room

This Spring Break, live out your Hogwarts dreams with our Harry Potter escape room! Sign yourself and three friends up for a session. Costumes are encouraged!

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Pre-registration required and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Only one appointment per person, please. 706-748-2855

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Special Events |

TAGS: | TEAM CHALLENGE | HOGWARTS | HARRY POTTER | ESCAPE ROOM |

North Columbus Public Library

Phone: 706.748.2855
Branch manager
Jeannine Scott

Hours
Mon, Apr 08 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Apr 09 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Wed, Apr 10 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Apr 11 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Apr 12 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 13 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Apr 14 Closed

About the branch

The North Columbus Public Library has been serving residents of North Columbus since 1992. A Large and Small Conference Room are available to be reserved by the public. It is located next to the Britt David Magnet Academy and across the street from Britt David Park.

Upcoming Events

Sun, Apr 14, All day
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
New hunts each week! Keep an eye out! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Mon, Apr 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!

Mon, Apr 15, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Mon, Apr 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
We’ll provide the supplies; you provide the creativity. Let’s have fun together as we make some really cool crafts and artwork, and share stories.

Mon, Apr 15, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Multipurpose Room
Walking workout for adults that are wanting to improve their overall health and wellness.

Tue, Apr 16, All day
Columbus Public Library
Take a mental health break! Fold up something cute and exciting to get your brain back on track. Origami Take and Make bundles are limited to a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, Apr 16, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures that can fit into the palm of your hand? Stop by and make something KAWAII with our Take and Make bundles.

Tue, Apr 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, this storytime helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, and Play – your child is on their way!

Tue, Apr 16, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Tue, Apr 16, 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.

Tue, Apr 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parks Memorial Public Library
Workout in a chair!

Tue, Apr 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us to explore different cultural events, games and activities from around the world.

Tue, Apr 16, 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, watch clips, or even watch a full episode! Tea & light refreshments provided.

Tue, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Makerspace Room
Come play games, watch a movie, make a craft, or do an activity.

Tue, Apr 16, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
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, Apr 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
Do you consider yourself a daredevil or an adventurous eater? Join us to challenge your tastebuds with new flavors and textures from all over the globe, some may even surprise you!

Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Everyone is welcome to join our campaign! We are seeking both new players and experienced Dungeon Masters who can lead one or more sessions!

Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Georgia Public Broadcasting presents this special talk-back session and screening of the acclaimed documentary detailing the ongoing efforts to revitalize the Chattahoochee River.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
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 – and your child is on their way!  

Wed, Apr 17, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Wed, Apr 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
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 – and your child is on their way! 

Wed, Apr 17, 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, Apr 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Enjoy a relaxing activity to destress and unwind, with refreshments and coffee provided by us. All materials provided.

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Enjoy your favorite game cravings such as video and computer games, coding and STEM activities, board games, and more!

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Kids can come together to play games, socialize, or be creative. Games and activities will be provided, but families are welcome to bring their games to share.

Wed, Apr 17, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
We’ll play Scrabble, Boggle and do crossword puzzles while having friendly discussions.

Thu, Apr 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
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!

Thu, Apr 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
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, Apr 18, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Thomas Study Room
Meet with a Columbus "Ledger-Enquirer" reporter who is available to answer any questions you might have about our local newspaper.

Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
This class will explore the basics of how to locate and use religious and cemetery records. These records are often substitutes for vital records and they provide details of your ancestor’s life.

Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Multipurpose Room
Meet and learn with other homeschoolers! Hands-on activities, stories, experiments, and sharing.

Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parks Memorial Public Library
Workout in a chair!

Thu, Apr 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Multipurpose Room
Enjoy some conversation while beading, painting, decorating and more. All supplies provided.

Thu, Apr 18, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
Is your child (K-3) 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. 

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Build. Create. Engage. Discover. Join us in using your brain to construct LEGO® Brick masterpieces based on a challenge theme. When we learn, we win!

Thu, Apr 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Build. Create. Engage. Discover. Join us in using your brain to construct LEGO® Brick masterpieces based on a challenge theme. When we learn, we win!

Thu, Apr 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Build. Create. Engage. Discover. Join us in using your brain to construct -and possibly destroy! LEGO® Brick masterpieces based on a challenge theme. FOR TEENS ONLY.

Fri, Apr 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
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, Apr 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Cusseta-Chattahoochee 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!

Fri, Apr 19, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Fri, Apr 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
KIck off your weekend with us every Friday afternoon with an exciting themed activity! Adult supervision is required.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Sat, Apr 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Let’s get crafty together and practice reducing, reusing and recycling!

Sat, Apr 20, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Rotunda, 2nd Floor
Meet-up with other board game enthusiasts for an afternoon of fun. Choose from the wide selection of board games in our collection or feel free to bring your own!

Sat, Apr 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Bring the ‘Grands’ in your life and join us for an afternoon of planting flowers and sowing seeds of love and learning! Learn how plants grow and will get to plant their own flowers to take home.

Sun, Apr 21, All day
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
New hunts each week! Keep an eye out! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Mon, Apr 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!

Mon, Apr 22, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Mon, Apr 22, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Multipurpose Room
Walking workout for adults that are wanting to improve their overall health and wellness.

Tue, Apr 23, All day
Columbus Public Library
Take a mental health break! Fold up something cute and exciting to get your brain back on track. Origami Take and Make bundles are limited to a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, Apr 23, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures that can fit into the palm of your hand? Stop by and make something KAWAII with our Take and Make bundles.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, this storytime helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, and Play – your child is on their way!

Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parks Memorial Public Library
Workout in a chair!

Tue, Apr 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Take a break and have fun with other adults at the library! Staff will provide card and board games for some friendly competition. Feel free to bring your own games to share!

Tue, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
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, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
Take a break from the screens and come to the Library for some unplugged gaming. Click for more details.

Tue, Apr 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
The public is cordially invited to join us for a very special evening with biographer Mary V. Dearborn as she discusses her latest triumph "Carson McCullers – A Life."

Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
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 – and your child is on their way!  

Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Wed, Apr 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
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 – and your child is on their way! 

Wed, Apr 24, 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, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
What's better than putting fresh paint on a brand-new canvas? Doing it outside in nature in the Spring of course! Join us as we make dynamic art in the beautiful setting of our back lawn.

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Kids can come together to play games, socialize, or be creative. Games and activities will be provided, but families are welcome to bring their games to share.

Wed, Apr 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Feel like expressing yourself through the written word? This event caters to aspiring authors at all levels of experience.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
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!

Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
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, Apr 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Learn how to use the library’s archival scanner to save photos and documents digitally.

Thu, Apr 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parks Memorial Public Library
Workout in a chair!

Thu, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Multipurpose Room
Enjoy some conversation while beading, painting, decorating and more. All supplies provided.

Thu, Apr 25, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
Is your child (K-3) 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. 

Thu, Apr 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
This group will be reading about events, places, and people in Columbus and the surrounding areas.

Thu, Apr 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Act out stories from your favorite fairy tales and books in this impromptu theatre playtime.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room B
Do you have a favorite dessert recipe that is so good it just needs to be shared? Bake your favorite dessert and bring it to the Library.

Thu, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
You’ve seen the videos, now try the art techniques featured on Tik Tok! We provide all the supplies to try to re-create a selected video.

Fri, Apr 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
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, Apr 26, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Fri, Apr 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
KIck off your weekend with us every Friday afternoon with an exciting themed activity! Adult supervision is required.

Fri, Apr 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Rothschild Technology Room
During these classes, staff will feature technology and digital resources that will help you level up your tech know-how.

Sat, Apr 27, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Sat, Apr 27, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Rotunda, 2nd Floor
Meet-up with other board game enthusiasts for an afternoon of fun. Choose from the wide selection of board games in our collection or feel free to bring your own!

Sat, Apr 27, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Multipurpose Room
Come watch a family-friendly movie with us. Popcorn and drinks are provided.

Sat, Apr 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
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, Apr 27, 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, Apr 27, 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 crochet enthusiasts who enjoy teaching as much as creating and sharing projects with the community. 

Sat, Apr 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Does your favorite shirt or jacket have a hole or tear in it, but you just don’t know how to repair it? Join us to learn the basics of mending clothes and other textiles to give them a longer life.

Sun, Apr 28, All day
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
New hunts each week! Keep an eye out! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed!

Mon, Apr 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!

Mon, Apr 29, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Mon, Apr 29, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Multipurpose Room
Walking workout for adults that are wanting to improve their overall health and wellness.

Tue, Apr 30, All day
Columbus Public Library
Take a mental health break! Fold up something cute and exciting to get your brain back on track. Origami Take and Make bundles are limited to a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, Apr 30, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures that can fit into the palm of your hand? Stop by and make something KAWAII with our Take and Make bundles.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Children's Area
Based on our Simple Steps to Early Literacy, this storytime helps shape growing minds with rhymes, games, songs, and stories galore! Sing, Talk, Read, Write, and Play – your child is on their way!

Tue, Apr 30, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend. All donated completed crafts will be collected for community distribution.

Tue, Apr 30, 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.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Parks Memorial Public Library
Workout in a chair!

Tue, Apr 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us to explore different cultural events, games and activities from around the world.

Tue, Apr 30, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
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, Apr 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Teen Tank
Get creative and enjoy a delicious beverage. All supplies provided. Click for more details.

Tue, Apr 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Join us every 5th Tuesday of the month to celebrate family time, and family games at your Library!

Wed, May 01, 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 01, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Wed, May 01, 11:00am - 11:45am
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 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Join us for this dynamic programming series tailored to expose young minds to a world of discovery and wonder.

Wed, May 01, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Looking to improve your technology skills, or better understand your devices? Call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One!

Wed, May 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
What do YOU want to do? We'll try a new activity based on your suggestions. Movies? Crafts and DIY? Gaming? You help us decide. All materials are provided.

Wed, May 01, 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, May 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Kids can come together to play games, socialize, or be creative.

Wed, May 01, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us for an afternoon of playing chess, learning different strategies, and meeting new people. All skill levels are welcome.

Wed, May 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
We’ll discuss a different book each month featuring a U.S. President and/or the First Family.

Thu, May 02, 10:00am - 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!

Thu, May 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
Looking to improve your technology skills, or better understand your devices? Call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One!

Thu, May 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
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, May 02, 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, May 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Learn preservation strategies for your old photos and documents. We’ll also go over how to use the Library’s archival scanner to save the items digitally.

Thu, May 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Build. Create. Engage. Discover. Join us in using your brain to construct LEGO® Brick masterpieces based on a challenge theme. Where we learn, we win!

Thu, May 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
From stitching to Sudoku, bring your project and join us to enjoy this safe space to listen to stories, be creative, and swap crafty tips!

Fri, May 03, 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, May 03, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Fri, May 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
May the Fourth Be With You, the Empire has been defeated! Have fun, you will! Try out Storm Trooper bowling, make your own pinata, create Star Wars crafts, and enjoy delicioso treats!

Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Claudya Muller Family Area
Join us in a galaxy far, far away as we celebrate Star Wars Day!

Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Love a good cozy mystery? Each month we’ll spotlight a cozy subgenre and discuss what we’re currently reading while working on a fun craft!

Sat, May 04, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Meet up with other board game enthusiasts for an afternoon of fun. Choose from the wide selection of board games in our collection, or feel free to bring your own!

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Iron Bank Coffee Co. 6 11th St
Like books? Like brews? This adult book club is the perfect "mix" for a lazy Saturday afternoon! New members are always welcome!  1st Saturday of each month, 2:00-4:00pm 

Sun, May 05, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed! A New Hunt is posted every Sunday and is available all week!

Sun, May 05, All day
Columbus Public Library
Share photos and documents with the Library to help us fill our local history collection with community memories!

Mon, May 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
Looking to improve your technology skills, or better understand your devices? Call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One!

Mon, May 06, 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, May 06, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Mon, May 06, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
Looking to improve your technology skills, or better understand your devices? Call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One!

Mon, May 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Join us and get creative! Each Kid’s Art Studio session allows you to unleash your inner artist by experimenting with different materials and styles.

Tue, May 07, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures that can fit into the palm of your hand? Stop by and grab your bundle! Bundles are limited to a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, May 07, All day
Columbus Public Library
Take a mental health break! Fold up something cute and exciting to get your brain back on track. Origami Take and Make bundles are limited to a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, May 07, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Tue, May 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Learn what radon is, how it gets into a home, how it increases lung cancer risk, how it is tested, and how it is fixed. Each attendee will be provided with a free one time use radon test kit.

Tue, May 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Read with us as we get to know Biscuit, the adorable puppy.

Tue, May 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Bring a project or do one of ours. This monthly program encourages conversation and creativity. Attendees are invited to bring craft supplies to swap.

Tue, May 07, 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. Players of all skill levels are welcome to participate.

Tue, May 07, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
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, May 08, 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 08, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Wed, May 08, 11:00am - 11:45am
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 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Join us for this dynamic programming series tailored to expose young minds to a world of discovery and wonder.

Wed, May 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Looking to improve your technology skills, or better understand your devices? Call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One!

Wed, May 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us as we celebrate Columbus Children's Book Festival guest illustrator Vashti Harrison with a reading of "Sulwe" by Lupita Nyong'o and discussion of self-care regimens.

Wed, May 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Kids can come together to play games, socialize, or be creative.

Wed, May 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us for an afternoon of playing chess, learning different strategies, and meeting new people. All skill levels are welcome.

Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
We’ll discuss a different book each month related to a crime in Georgia.

Thu, May 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Columbus Public Library
Let’s get ready to read!

Thu, May 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
Looking to improve your technology skills, or better understand your devices? Call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One!

Thu, May 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
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!

Thu, May 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Bring the whole family for a night of fun! Games, trivia, and creativity abound. Each family night brings a little something different.

Thu, May 09, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
North Columbus Public Library - Small Conference Room
A book club for busy people! No assigned reading; simply share what you are currently reading or read most recently in a relaxed, informal discussion. It's a great way to add to your TBR list!

Fri, May 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
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!

Fri, May 10, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Fri, May 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Midtown Coffee
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.

Sat, May 11, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Sat, May 11, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Columbus Public Library
The Columbus Children's Book Festival is back for another year!

Sat, May 11, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Columbus Public Library
Meet up with other board game enthusiasts for an afternoon of fun. Choose from the wide selection of board games in our collection, or feel free to bring your own!

Sat, May 11, 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, May 11, 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 crochet enthusiasts who enjoy teaching as much as creating and sharing projects with the community.  

Sun, May 12, All day
Columbus Public Library
Keep an eye out! There are many things to be found, sneaky or creepy and hidden around. Stop by on your own time- complete at your speed! A New Hunt is posted every Sunday and is available all week!

Sun, May 12, All day
Columbus Public Library
Share photos and documents with the Library to help us fill our local history collection with community memories!

Mon, May 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
Looking to improve your technology skills, or better understand your devices? Call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One!

Mon, May 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
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, May 13, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Mon, May 13, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
Looking to improve your technology skills, or better understand your devices? Call us at 706-243-2782 to set up a 30-minute One-on-One!

Mon, May 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Use beads to elevate your unique style! Make personalized necklaces and bracelets that complement all of your vibes.

Mon, May 13, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Join us for a cinematic night in! We will be watching award-winning historical feature films that took a creative approach to history!

Tue, May 14, All day
Columbus Public Library
Do you like cute things with googly eyes? Or adorable miniatures that can fit into the palm of your hand? Stop by and grab your bundle! Bundles are limited to a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, May 14, All day
Columbus Public Library
Take a mental health break! Fold up something cute and exciting to get your brain back on track. Origami Take and Make bundles are limited to a first-come, first-served basis.

Tue, May 14, 10:00am - 5:30pm
Marion County Public Library
Stop by any time to make a themed craft for yourself or one for a community friend! Come expand your imagination and creativity with us! All crafting items needed will be supplied.

Tue, May 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Rothschild Technology Room
Need help on the computer? Library staff will provide roving instruction on basic computer skills like using a mouse and keyboard, Microsoft Word, Internet, email, and Library resources.

Tue, May 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
De-stress and unwind with this surprisingly relaxing activity. Enjoy coffee or tea provided and color to your heart's content. All materials provided, but you may bring your own if you'd like.

Tue, May 14, 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. Players of all skill levels are welcome to participate.

Tue, May 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library - Makerspace Room
Come play games, watch a movie, make a craft, or do some fun activities with other teens.

Tue, May 14, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
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, May 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Good movie, bad history? If you enjoyed the 2nd Monday Movie Club choice, join us the next day to learn about how the film compares to the facts!