Events for Grown-ups
Fri, Jul 01, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Sat, Jul 02, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Sat, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Iron Bank Coffee Co.
Like books? Like brews? This adult book club is the perfect "mix" for a lazy Saturday afternoon! New members are always welcome!

Sat, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library
Get creative and give back to the community at the same time! We identify a deserving community group and provide material for a special craft. You put it together before we pay it forward!

Sun, Jul 03, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Mon, Jul 04, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Tue, Jul 05, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Tue, Jul 05, All day
Columbus Public Library
What could be better than coming to your library and getting prizes? Well that’s happening on Tuesday July 5th… Golden Ticket Tuesday!

Tue, Jul 05, All day
Marion County Public Library
What could be better than coming to your library and getting prizes? Well that’s happening on TuesdayJuly 5th… Golden Ticket Tuesday!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 05, All day
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
What could be better than coming to your library and getting prizes? Well that’s happening on Tuesday May 31… Golden Ticket Tuesday!

Tue, Jul 05, All day
North Columbus Public Library
What could be better than coming to your library and getting prizes? Well that’s happening on Tuesday July 5th… Golden Ticket Tuesday!

Tue, Jul 05, All day
Parks Memorial Public Library
What could be better than coming to your library and getting prizes? Well that’s happening on Tuesday July 5th… Golden Ticket Tuesday!

Tue, Jul 05, All day
South Columbus Public Library
What could be better than coming to your library and getting prizes? Well that’s happening on Tuesday July 5th… Golden Ticket Tuesday!

Tue, Jul 05, All day
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
What could be better than coming to your library and getting prizes? Well that’s happening on Tuesday July 5th… Golden Ticket Tuesday!

Tue, Jul 05, 9:00am - 10:00am
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
What could be better than coming to your library and getting prizes? Well that’s happening on Tuesday July 5th… Golden Ticket Tuesday!

Tue, Jul 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Microsoft Word is a program used to create documents.

Tue, Jul 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Friends of Library Room
Join Mrs. Pesante for an hour of reading and discussing short stories in Spanish. All reading abilities welcome.

Tue, Jul 05, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Enjoy a variety of low impact indoor activities such as chair fitness, tai chi or mini golf. Bottled water will be provided.

Tue, Jul 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library
Do you know your numbers? High blood pressure is “a silent killer," (notably so for African Americans.) Nurses from Nurses Inc. provide free blood pressure checks at your library!

Wed, Jul 06, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Thu, Jul 07, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Thu, Jul 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Stop by and explore the exhibit "The Bias Inside Us" then join us for a discussion of bias and how it affects our own lives. Discussion prompts will be provided.

Fri, Jul 08, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Sat, Jul 09, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Sat, Jul 09, 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, Jul 09, 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, Jul 10, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Mon, Jul 11, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Tue, Jul 12, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Meeting Room Lobby
Calling all chefs! The Friends of Libraries will have a one day only pop-up cookbook sale on Tuesday, July 12 from 10am-5pm. All cookbooks will be priced at $2 or less.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:30am - 12:00pm
South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Get started using computers with this class designed for beginners.

Tue, Jul 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Enjoy a relaxing activity to de-stress and unwind, courtesy of the North Columbus Library. Enjoy coffee and coffee-themed trivia while you color. All materials provided.

Tue, Jul 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
Art offers oceans of possibilities! Join us for an hour of creating ocean-themed mini paintings. Leave yours with us to be displayed, or take it with you at the end of the session. Supplies limited.

Wed, Jul 13, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A & B combined
The American Red Cross is partnering with Chattahoochee Valley Libraries for blood donations from eligible community members. Register

Thu, Jul 14, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Thu, Jul 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Do you love creative writing? Are you looking to connect with a community of other creative writers? Join us to develop your skills and share you work.  Writers of ALL skill levels are welcome!

Thu, Jul 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Small Conference Room
Share what you are currently reading or have read most recently. This is a relaxed and informal discussion. Participants have the option to participate in-person, online, or by calling-in.

Fri, Jul 15, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Fri, Jul 15, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Rothschild Technology Room
This course will cover basic touch gestures, commonly used phone settings, and how to connect to Wifi, add contacts, download apps, and basic security tips. Please bring your device!

Fri, Jul 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Midtown Coffee House
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. Join us at the Midtown Coffee House on 13th St. each month.

Sat, Jul 16, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Sat, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Bring a plant or seed to trade or share. Meet fellow plant enthusiasts and find the perfect new plant for your home. Don't have a plant to swap? No problem! We'll have a few extras to share.

Sat, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Longing for luscious ‘locs’ but ‘dread’ the journey? Join us for a “Naturally U” Loc Celebration to learn about starting and maintaining your locs!

Sun, Jul 17, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Mon, Jul 18, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Mon, Jul 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Does your competitive spirit push you to take on any “trivial” challenge? Then bring your team or fly solo and join us for a remarkably random evening of trivia!

Tue, Jul 19, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Know the basics? Take the next step with this class.

Tue, Jul 19, 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 and light refreshments provided.

Wed, Jul 20, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Thu, Jul 21, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Fri, Jul 22, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Fri, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Join us as we read Toni Morrison’s novel "The Bluest Eye". The novel explores themes of internalized biases and beauty. Copies available for checkout.

Sat, Jul 23, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Sat, Jul 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
South Columbus Public Library
Join us for a sweet treat and a dramatic read about black lives.

Sat, Jul 23, 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, Jul 24, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Mon, Jul 25, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Tue, Jul 26, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Tue, Jul 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
This class covers Internet access and Web surfing.

Tue, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Wherever you are in your genealogy journey, we are here to help! Staff will guide participants through genealogy resources. Participants are encouraged to share their genealogy research successes.

Wed, Jul 27, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Thu, Jul 28, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Thu, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Whether you are a newcomer or a seasoned genealogist, this interest group will inspire you. Share your latest genealogy finds and resources with other like-minded individuals.

Fri, Jul 29, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Sat, Jul 30, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.

Sat, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Bring whatever reading material you want and read silently together in a cozy and comfortable environment. Light Refreshments and instrumental music will be provided.

Sun, Jul 31, All day
Columbus Public Library
Preserve your story now! Reserve a time to be assisted by genealogy staff in recording an oral history of experiences during racial segregation in Columbus. Recording through the month of July.