Grow with Google

Calling all business owners, entrepreneurs and job seekers: Join us at Main Library on Monday, March 18 for a full day of workshops and coaching led by Google to improve your digital skills and grow your career or business.


Visit to learn more and register.




See Author Paula McLain

There are still free tickets available to see Paula McLainthis Sunday, March 10. The author of The Paris Wife will speak at Main Library at 2 p.m.


The Carnegie Author Series is sponsored by NBC4.

Reading Buddies helps
kids year-round

We want to help your child be a better reader. With Reading Buddies, K-3 students get 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice with staff or a volunteer to improve their skills. Check out our Reading Buddies page for the hours at the location nearest you.

Book Buzz

Join us for one of two opportunities to hear about the hottest new books coming to our shelves this spring and summer. Our staff panel, moderated by CML book expert Robin Nesbitt, will chat about “can’t miss” adult fiction and nonfiction titles.


Sunday, March 31 | 2-3:30 p.m.

Hilliard Branch Meeting Room 2A

4500 Hickory Chase Way


Sunday, April 7 | 2-3:30 p.m.

Main Library Reading Room

96 S. Grant Ave.

Big Book Sale

The Friends of the Library Big Book Sale returns to Main LibraryApril 5-7. You’ll find great deals on books for children and people of all ages. Click here to learn more.

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96 S. Grant Ave. Columbus, OH 43215