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    Location Details

    1422 E Livingston Ave
    Columbus, OH 43205
    614-645-2275

    Hours

    Mon-Thur: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Fri: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sat: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sun: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

    Nearby Locations

    Livingston, Main, Parsons

    Other Locations

    Angel Gondek

    Angel Gondek

    Hi, I'm Angel Gondek, manager of the Driving Park Branch. I love to read Science Fiction and Graphic Novels. One of my favortie books is House of Leaves by Mark Danielewski. I also love to explore a variety of yoga practices and hope to visit India.

    Stop by - I'd love to show you what we offer at Driving Park. 

    Upcoming Events
    Monday Jul 25
    • YOUmedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • YOUmedia mentors will inspire YOU to explore your "spark" (area of interest). In this 2 hour introductory session knowledgeable mentors from the music and visual arts fields will share cutting edge media creation applications. YOU will have the chance to begin creating your own media! For ages 12-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Tuesday Jul 26
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • YOUmedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • YOUmedia mentors will inspire YOU to explore your "spark" (area of interest). In this 2 hour introductory session knowledgeable mentors from the music and visual arts fields will share cutting edge media creation applications. YOU will have the chance to begin creating your own media! For ages 12-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    • Teen Trivia
    • 5:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Trivia contest that covers a little bit of everything - celebrities, math, weird-but-true, and more. The faster you buzz in, the more points you earn! Join us in the teen area.
    Wednesday Jul 27
    • YOUmedia Test Drive Single Creation
    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • YOUmedia mentors will inspire YOU to explore your "spark" (area of interest). Create your own song or spoken work piece. Learn how to use Apple's music creation software Logic and record a CD. YOU will have the chance to begin creating your own media! For ages 12-17
    Thursday Jul 28
    • YOUmedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • YOUmedia mentors will inspire YOU to explore your "spark" (area of interest). In this 2 hour introductory session knowledgeable mentors from the music and visual arts fields will share cutting edge media creation applications. YOU will have the chance to begin creating your own media! For ages 12-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Friday Jul 29
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute session for children ages 3-5 and their parents to "play school." Learn and practice the skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten such as writing your name, letter sounds, cutting with scissors and lining up. Receive homework and educational toy to continue to practice for Kindergarten.
    • Ready to Read Corps: Formal Training
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute information session for parents and caregivers with newborns and children up to age 5. Stop by to learn what skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten and how the library can help. Receive a free educational toy and register your child for a library card. Held at (location name) located at (location address).
    Saturday Jul 30
    • Cooking Caravan - Chef Battle
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Two Cooking Caravan chefs square off in an "Iron Chef" style cooking battle with audience members as sous chefs. All ages
    Monday Aug 1
    • YOUmedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • YOUmedia mentors will inspire YOU to explore your "spark" (area of interest). In this 2 hour introductory session knowledgeable mentors from the music and visual arts fields will share cutting edge media creation applications. YOU will have the chance to begin creating your own media! For ages 12-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Tuesday Aug 2
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • YOUmedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • YOUmedia mentors will inspire YOU to explore your "spark" (area of interest). In this 2 hour introductory session knowledgeable mentors from the music and visual arts fields will share cutting edge media creation applications. YOU will have the chance to begin creating your own media! For ages 12-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Wednesday Aug 3
    • YOUmedia Test Drive Brick Movie Making
    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • YOUmedia mentors will inspire YOU to explore your "spark" (area of interest). Make a stop-motion movie using Legos! YOU will have the chance to begin creating your own media! For ages 12-17
    • Nancy Lockard - Turtle Lady & Friends
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Turtle Lady is back and ready to share her passion for . . . TURTLES! Kids will get lots of touching time with turtles and perhaps a bearded dragon and a snake or two. Ages 0-11
    Thursday Aug 4
    • YOUmedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • YOUmedia mentors will inspire YOU to explore your "spark" (area of interest). In this 2 hour introductory session knowledgeable mentors from the music and visual arts fields will share cutting edge media creation applications. YOU will have the chance to begin creating your own media! For ages 12-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Friday Aug 5
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute session for children ages 3-5 and their parents to "play school." Learn and practice the skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten such as writing your name, letter sounds, cutting with scissors and lining up. Receive homework and educational toy to continue to practice for Kindergarten.
    • Ready to Read Corps: Formal Training
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute information session for parents and caregivers with newborns and children up to age 5. Stop by to learn what skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten and how the library can help. Receive a free educational toy and register your child for a library card. Held at (location name) located at (location address).
    Monday Aug 8
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    Tuesday Aug 9
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    Wednesday Aug 10
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    Thursday Aug 11
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    Friday Aug 12
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute session for children ages 3-5 and their parents to "play school." Learn and practice the skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten such as writing your name, letter sounds, cutting with scissors and lining up. Receive homework and educational toy to continue to practice for Kindergarten.
    • Ready to Read Corps: Formal Training
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute information session for parents and caregivers with newborns and children up to age 5. Stop by to learn what skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten and how the library can help. Receive a free educational toy and register your child for a library card. Held at (location name) located at (location address).
    Monday Aug 15
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    Tuesday Aug 16
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    Wednesday Aug 17
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    Thursday Aug 18
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    Friday Aug 19
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute session for children ages 3-5 and their parents to "play school." Learn and practice the skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten such as writing your name, letter sounds, cutting with scissors and lining up. Receive homework and educational toy to continue to practice for Kindergarten.
    • Ready to Read Corps: Formal Training
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute information session for parents and caregivers with newborns and children up to age 5. Stop by to learn what skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten and how the library can help. Receive a free educational toy and register your child for a library card. Held at (location name) located at (location address).

    Meeting Rooms

    Homework Help
    Monday through Thursday:
    3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    Friday:
    3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    Open during the school year.
    Reading Buddies
    Monday:
    3 - 4 p.m.
    Tuesday:
    3 - 4 p.m.
    Thursday:
    3 - 4 p.m.