Almost finished!

We're putting the finishing touches on the new Shepard Branch, and you're invited to help us celebrate the grand opening with family fun activities and entertainment!

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016

3:30 p.m. - Dedication and ribbon cutting

4-6 p.m. - Open house celebration

850 N. Nelson Rd.

Let us know you're coming at columbuslibrary.org/RSVP. See you there!

Free parking is available in the branch lot.

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The new Shepard Branch is nearly complete.
The new branch is scheduled to open this fall.
A view of the branch, including the main entrance and children’s area, as seen from North Nelson Road.
A view from the garden on the east side of the building.
Here’s a rendering of the interior.
Here’s a bird’s eye view of how the site will look.
Shepard

The new Shepard Branch will have:

  • 10,000 square feet of space
    (it currently has 6,000)
  • More parking spaces
  • More public computers
  • A larger Homework Help Center
  • A dedicated Ready for Kindergarten area
  • Larger community gathering space
Project Architect