Children and Family Events
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Tue, Jan 22, 10:00am - 10:45am
Baby, it’s time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Tue, Jan 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Nothing makes better toys than chairs, tables, and blankets! Join us at Mini Makers to make forts in the library!

North Columbus Public Library
Tue, Jan 22, 11:00am - 11:45am
Let’s start getting ready for Kindergarten!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Tue, Jan 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday, join us as we play “Black History Jeopardy” for kids.

Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Tue, Jan 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
DIY 12 Sided Calendar

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Jan 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Let's start getting ready for Kindergarten!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Jan 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
We love families that read together! Join us for this program dedicated to families with young children (ages birth to 5 years) as we sing, play games, and most importantly read aloud great stories.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Jan 23, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Baby, it's time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Jan 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Creative Crawlers is a drop-in social hour encouraging development through play.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Thu, Jan 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
A fun, high-energy storytime featuring books, rhymes, dances, music and more that will help with your child’s speech development and motor coordination. You’ll have a great time!

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Thu, Jan 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
Rich in songs, games, play, dance, and language, this special edition story time is led in Spanish and English!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Thu, Jan 24, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as Minecraft, video game consoles, coding activities, and much more! Games change weekly.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Thu, Jan 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Do you want to be part of a team that will create an awesome project for competition? Call 706-243-2782, or email mlt@cvlga.org for details.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Thu, Jan 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for an hour of Lego-tastic fun!

Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Fri, Jan 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
Explore music through a movement-filled story and play time!

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Fri, Jan 25, 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Let your pint-sized Picasso’s creativity shine as we explore art together! Dress for mess.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Fri, Jan 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Geared Towards Ages 3-5 Years, but everyone is welcome!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Fri, Jan 25, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Thank goodness its Friday! Relax with us as we screen a family favorite.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Sat, Jan 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meet the "home keys" before you meet "homework"! For children ages 4-6. Call 706-243-2782 or email mlt@cvlga.org to reserve a space.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Sat, Jan 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Each Saturday we will host a game, activity, or have a craft. Everything is geared towards making your Saturdays a little more fun. Drop in when you can, leave when you want! See you there!

Columbus Public Library
Sat, Jan 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Get comfortable as you read aloud one of your favorite books to one or more sweet, lovable certified therapy dogs in our Aflac Storytime Room!

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Sat, Jan 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Uno, Dos Tres Craft introduces Sapnish to children in a hands-on form. Through crafts and stories, concepts as numbers, colors, animals, and family are used to explore a new culture.

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Sat, Jan 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
An afternoon of sensory play for toddlers and preschoolers. Activities and stations designed to help develop your child's fine motor skills and encourage exploration.

Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Sat, Jan 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Are you a kid with talent? Show us on stage at the Mic Drop!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Mon, Jan 28, 10:00am - 10:50am
Storytime for Babies and Caregivers!

South Columbus Public Library
Mon, Jan 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
We love families that read together! Join us for this program dedicated to families with young children (ages birth to 5 years) as we sing, play games, and most importantly, read aloud great stories.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Mon, Jan 28, 11:00am - 11:50am
Story Time for Preschool Aged Children and Their Caregivers!

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Tue, Jan 29, 10:00am - 10:45am
Baby, it’s time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Tue, Jan 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Discover everything from the needs of the community to skill building activities.

North Columbus Public Library
Tue, Jan 29, 11:00am - 11:45am
Let’s start getting ready for Kindergarten!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Tue, Jan 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Children of all ages are invited to share some exciting books, do fun book related activities, and eat yummy snacks!

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Jan 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
Let's start getting ready for Kindergarten!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Jan 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
We love families that read together! Join us for this program dedicated to families with young children (ages birth to 5 years) as we sing, play games, and most importantly read aloud great stories.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Jan 30, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Baby, it's time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Jan 30, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Creative Crawlers is a drop-in social hour encouraging development through play.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Thu, Jan 31, 10:30am - 11:00am
A fun, high-energy storytime featuring books, rhymes, dances, music and more that will help with your child’s speech development and motor coordination. You’ll have a great time!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Thu, Jan 31, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as Minecraft, video game consoles, coding activities, and much more! Games change weekly.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Thu, Jan 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Do you want to be part of a team that will create an awesome project for competition? Call 706-243-2782, or email mlt@cvlga.org for details.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Thu, Jan 31, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for an hour of Lego-tastic fun!

Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Fri, Feb 01, 10:30am - 11:15am
Explore music through a movement-filled story and play time!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Fri, Feb 01, 11:30am - 12:15pm
This bi-weekly combination of yoga and storytime uses books, puppets, songs, rhymes, and games to teach your child basic yoga poses and mindfulness techniques.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Fri, Feb 01, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Come to a Latin party where you can "dance, read, learn & share!"

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Sat, Feb 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
A book club for itsy-bitsy readers that supports 1000 Books B4 Kindergarten!

North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Magazine Area
Sat, Feb 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Get comfortable as you read aloud one of your favorite books to one or more sweet, lovable certified therapy dogs! Bring your own book or choose one from the children's department.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Sat, Feb 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Each Saturday we will host a game, activity, or have a craft. Everything is geared towards making your Saturdays a little more fun. Drop in when you can, leave when you want! See you there!

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Sat, Feb 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Make a Valentine's Day card to donate to patients of Columbus Hospice of Georgia & Alabama.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Mon, Feb 04, 10:00am - 10:50am
Storytime for Babies and Caregivers!

South Columbus Public Library
Mon, Feb 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
We love families that read together! Join us for this program dedicated to families with young children (ages birth to 5 years) as we sing, play games, and most importantly, read aloud great stories.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Mon, Feb 04, 11:00am - 11:50am
Story Time for Preschool Aged Children and Their Caregivers!

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Tue, Feb 05, 10:00am - 10:45am
Baby, it’s time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Tue, Feb 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Bring your preschooler to the library to try their hand at jewelry-making. We will be making our own paper beads!

North Columbus Public Library
Tue, Feb 05, 11:00am - 11:45am
Let’s start getting ready for Kindergarten!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Tue, Feb 05, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
This story time focuses on an element of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) with hands-on learning experiences for children of all ages!

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Feb 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
Let's start getting ready for Kindergarten!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Feb 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
We love families that read together! Join us for this program dedicated to families with young children (ages birth to 5 years) as we sing, play games, and most importantly read aloud great stories.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Feb 06, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Baby, it's time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Feb 06, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Creative Crawlers is a drop-in social hour encouraging development through play.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Thu, Feb 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
A fun, high-energy storytime featuring books, rhymes, dances, music and more that will help with your child’s speech development and motor coordination. You’ll have a great time!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Thu, Feb 07, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as Minecraft, video game consoles, coding activities, and much more! Games change weekly.

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Thu, Feb 07, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
This program offers children and parents the opportunity to learn basic signs through music, games, and stories.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Thu, Feb 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Do you want to be part of a team that will create an awesome project for competition? Call 706-243-2782, or email mlt@cvlga.org for details.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Thu, Feb 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for an hour of Lego-tastic fun!

Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Fri, Feb 08, 10:30am - 11:15am
Explore music through a movement-filled story and play time!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Fri, Feb 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Geared Towards Ages 3-5 Years, but everyone is welcome!

Marion County Public Library
Fri, Feb 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come inside the world of Narnia as we explore the stories, wintry edible treats, fantastic characters, and mysteries behind the beloved books of C. S. Lewis.

North Columbus Public Library - NCPL Magazine Area
Fri, Feb 08, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
We will meet in the magazine room, then walk and book-talk at Britt David Park! Plan to discuss whatever you're currently reading. Bottled water will be provided, and all ages are welcome!

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Sat, Feb 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meet the "home keys" before you meet "homework"! For children ages 4-6. Call 706-243-2782 or email mlt@cvlga.org to reserve a space.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Sat, Feb 09, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Let's help Cupid! Someone would "love" to find a painted Valentine rock! Supplies and books for inspiration will be provided!

Marion County Public Library
Sat, Feb 09, 11:00am - 1:30pm
Join us for a showing of the movie The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. Movie inspired snacks will be served during the movie. Rated PG.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Sat, Feb 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Each Saturday we will host a game, activity, or have a craft. Everything is geared towards making your Saturdays a little more fun. Drop in when you can, leave when you want! See you there!

Columbus Public Library
Sat, Feb 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Get comfortable as you read aloud one of your favorite books to one or more sweet, lovable certified therapy dogs in our Aflac Storytime Room!

Columbus Public Library - Auditorium
Sat, Feb 09, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
The true story of a stray dog who joins his new master on the battlefields of the First World War. 1 hr 24 mins 

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Sat, Feb 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Love crochet an knitting, or always wanted to learn?

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Mon, Feb 11, 10:00am - 10:50am
Storytime for Babies and Caregivers!

South Columbus Public Library
Mon, Feb 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
We love families that read together! Join us for this program dedicated to families with young children (ages birth to 5 years) as we sing, play games, and most importantly, read aloud great stories.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Mon, Feb 11, 11:00am - 11:50am
Story Time for Preschool Aged Children and Their Caregivers!

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Tue, Feb 12, 10:00am - 10:45am
Baby, it’s time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Tue, Feb 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Discover everything from the use of different media to expanding on creativity.

North Columbus Public Library
Tue, Feb 12, 11:00am - 11:45am
Let’s start getting ready for Kindergarten!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Tue, Feb 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for kid friendly Valentine’s Day fun.

Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room B
Tue, Feb 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join a Team or Come With Your Pack. Answer Questions. Get Points. Win Prizes

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Feb 13, 10:30am - 11:15am
Let's start getting ready for Kindergarten!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Feb 13, 10:30am - 11:15am
We love families that read together! Join us for this program dedicated to families with young children (ages birth to 5 years) as we sing, play games, and most importantly read aloud great stories.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Feb 13, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Baby, it's time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Feb 13, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Creative Crawlers is a drop-in social hour encouraging development through play.

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Thu, Feb 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
A fun, high-energy storytime featuring books, rhymes, dances, music and more that will help with your child’s speech development and motor coordination. You’ll have a great time!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Thu, Feb 14, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Enjoy a weekly dose of your favorite game cravings such as Minecraft, video game consoles, coding activities, and much more! Games change weekly.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Thu, Feb 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Do you want to be part of a team that will create an awesome project for competition? Call 706-243-2782, or email mlt@cvlga.org for details.

Parks Memorial Public Library
Thu, Feb 14, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Join us in celebrating Love during Storytime and Arts & Crafts

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Thu, Feb 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us for an hour of Lego-tastic fun!

Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Fri, Feb 15, 10:30am - 11:15am
Explore music through a movement-filled story and play time!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Fri, Feb 15, 11:30am - 12:15pm
This bi-weekly combination of yoga and storytime uses books, puppets, songs, rhymes, and games to teach your child basic yoga poses and mindfulness techniques.

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Fri, Feb 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Enjoy and assortment of party ready games in a fun and safe environment.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Fri, Feb 15, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Ms. Rasheeda Ali will lead in sharing stories to mentally and verbally re-create neighborhoods of yesteryear. This inter-generational program will depict the oral tradition at its best!

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Sat, Feb 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Come dressed in your fanciest to enjoy “tea” and stories about the adorable “Fancy Nancy”. Please call 706-243-2782 or email mlt@cvlga.org to reserve your place.

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Sat, Feb 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Surprise! It's art with a twist. Challenge yourself to create a mystery masterpiece based on the spin of a wheel! Register by calling 706-748-2855

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Sat, Feb 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Each Saturday we will host a game, activity, or have a craft. Everything is geared towards making your Saturdays a little more fun. Drop in when you can, leave when you want! See you there!

North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Tue, Feb 19, 10:00am - 10:45am
Baby, it’s time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Tue, Feb 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
This isn’t your average scavenger hunt! Today, we will be taking apart recycled electronics to scavenge for circuit boards, converters, and hard drives!

North Columbus Public Library
Tue, Feb 19, 11:00am - 11:45am
Let’s start getting ready for Kindergarten!

South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Tue, Feb 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Each Blockheads session features a LEGO building challenge. Accept the challenge or have fun with free play.

Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Tue, Feb 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
DIY Mason Jar Fairy Lights

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Feb 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
Let's start getting ready for Kindergarten!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Feb 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
We love families that read together! Join us for this program dedicated to families with young children (ages birth to 5 years) as we sing, play games, and most importantly read aloud great stories.

Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Wed, Feb 20, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Baby, it's time to read!

Columbus Public Library - Aflac Storytime Room
Wed, Feb 20, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Creative Crawlers is a drop-in social hour encouraging development through play.