Events for Grown-ups
Wed, Dec 07, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Thu, Dec 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Enjoy crafting, coloring, and conversation.

Thu, Dec 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Rothschild Technology Room
Learn how you can volunteer to help make Family Search’s 14 billion records searchable through indexing. To register, please call our Genealogy Department at (706) 243-2681. Space is limited.

Thu, Dec 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Synovus Room A
Join us to learn the basics of first-time homebuying from a certified realtor.

Fri, Dec 09, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Fri, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus Public Library - Rothschild Technology Room
Learn how to use the free online design service Canva to make digital holiday cards. Bring family photos on a flash drive to add them to your card!

Fri, Dec 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Midtown Coffee House - Back room
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, Dec 10, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Sat, Dec 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, Dec 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
GoToMeeting
Join us for a sweet treat and a dramatic read about black lives.

Sat, Dec 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Celebrate the end of the year with food, fun, and festivities! Dance to music from the Roaring Twenties and be sure to dress to impress!

Sat, Dec 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

Mon, Dec 12, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Mon, Dec 12, 10:30am - 12:00pm
South Columbus Public Library - Conference Room
Get started with email and saving documents online with Google Drive.

Mon, Dec 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Read a book based on the monthly theme, then come share about what you've read! The monthly themes and discussions are designed to build connections by sharing books and experiences with others.

Tue, Dec 13, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Tue, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Columbus Public Library - Large Conference Room
Enjoy a relaxing activity to de-stress and unwind. Coffee and light snacks provided.

Wed, Dec 14, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Wed, Dec 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Rothschild Technology Room
Come and learn basic computer skills. Staff will be available for guidance and assistance.

Thu, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Public Library
Enjoy crafting, coloring, and conversation.

Thu, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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, Dec 16, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Sat, Dec 17, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Mon, Dec 19, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Tue, Dec 20, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Tue, Dec 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 and light refreshments provided.

Tue, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Whether you're a new player or a dungeon master, everyone is welcome to join this campaign.

Tue, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Have an interest in history and genealogy? Join us for an evening of surprising and inspirational stories as we watch the PBS series "Finding Your Roots".

Wed, Dec 21, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Wed, Dec 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbus Public Library - Betty Van Cleave Meeting Room
Every ten years the census is taken; this document produces data about American people and the economy.

Tue, Dec 27, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Tue, Dec 27, 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, and participants are encouraged to share their genealogy sucesses!

Wed, Dec 28, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Fri, Dec 30, All day
Marion County Public Library
Festively wrapped books will be displayed all month. Make your selection of which one to take home. Return your “book date” with a review to receive a holiday present.

Tue, Jan 03, 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.

Thu, Jan 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mildred L. Terry Public Library - Alpha Kappa Alpha Room
Join us to remember the old Fourth Avenue landmark and celebrate your Mildred L. Terry Library with memories, cake and punch. Past students of Fifth Avenue school will be special guests!