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    Location Details

    310 Granville Street
    Columbus, OH 43230
    614-645-2275

    Hours

    Mon-Thur: 9 a.m. - 9 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

    New Albany, Reynoldsburg, Whitehall

    Other Locations

    Steve Pullen

    Steve Pullen

    Welcome, I’m Steve Pullen, manager of Gahanna Branch. One of my favorite books is Neuromancer by William Gibson. My favorite film is Blade Runner. I enjoy tinkering with computers, working in my yard and garden and spending time with my family.

    Stop by – I'd love to show you what we offer at Gahanna.

    Upcoming Events
    Thursday Jun 30
    • P.T. Reptiles - Reptiles 101
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    • A hands-on, up-close and personal education on reptiles and other animals. All ages
    • P.T. Reptiles - Reptiles 101
    • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    • A hands on, up close and personal education on reptiles and other animals. All ages
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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    • Free English for Speakers of other Languages classes are taught by the Columbus Literacy Council. Call the Columbus Literacy Council to register at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jul 2
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Tuesday Jul 5
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Introduction to Computers
    • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Learn basic computer skills including how to use a mouse, surf the web, and send an email. This is the first in a series of three computer classes. Registration is required.
    • Hero Olympics - Animal Competitions
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Join us for Hero Olympics at the Gahanna Library! Win medals by competing in the Animal Competitions! Ages 7-11
    Wednesday Jul 6
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy while also engaging in literacy games and activities! Grades K-3rd.
    Thursday Jul 7
    • Mimi Chenfeld - The Queen of Fun!
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    • This program, rich in music, story, movement and play, is a celebration of ideas with audience participation that will enhance the spirit of peace and love. All ages
    • Real Talk Teen Discussion Series: Science and Technology
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Teens gather to discuss topics that inspire, affect, and truly matter to you. Each session will have a main topic which will be introduced with web videos, podcasts, TED talk presentations, activities and more. Discussion will follow. Snacks included. Ages 12-17
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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    • Free English for Speakers of other Languages classes are taught by the Columbus Literacy Council. Call the Columbus Literacy Council to register at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jul 9
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jul 11
    • Nancy Lockard - Turtle Lady & Friends
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    • 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 0-5
    • Nancy Lockard - Turtle Lady & Friends
    • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    • 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 6-11
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy while also engaging in literacy games and activities! Grades K-3rd.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Free English for Speakers of other Languages classes are taught by the Columbus Literacy Council. Call the Columbus Literacy Council to register at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jul 12
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Basic Internet
    • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Learn about the internet and internet addresses. Practice searching the web. This is the second of a three class series. Registration is required.
    • Hero Olympics - Science Competitions
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Join us for Hero Olympics at the Gahanna Library! Win medals by competing in the Science Competitions! Ages 7-11
    Wednesday Jul 13
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy while also engaging in literacy games and activities! Grades K-3rd.
    Thursday Jul 14
    • Jim Kleefeld - Ohio Spirits
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Haunted places in Ohio like the Mansfield Reformatory, Franklin Castle, Golden Lamb and more! Ages 12-17
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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    • Free English for Speakers of other Languages classes are taught by the Columbus Literacy Council. Call the Columbus Literacy Council to register at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jul 16
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jul 18
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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    • Parents, your child needs early literacy skills to be ready for kindergarten. Learn how you can use books, songs, and fun activities to teach your preschooler! Ages 3-6 years
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy while also engaging in literacy games and activities! Grades K-3rd.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English for Speakers of other Languages classes are taught by the Columbus Literacy Council. Call the Columbus Literacy Council to register at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jul 19
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Using the Internet
    • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Learn how to find and use popular web sites. Practice searching for library materials and using some of google's more advanced functions. This is the third in a three class series about basic computer and internet skills. Registration is required.
    Wednesday Jul 20
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy while also engaging in literacy games and activities! Grades K-3rd.
    Thursday Jul 21
    • Jack Brown: Sounds (and science) of Music
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Learn to make music with everyday objects (take-home instructions provided for simple wind chimes and Glockenspiel). Explore the science of wave motion with tuning forks, "singing" glasses, and other instruments. Make sound vibrations visible with table salt! Ages 12-17
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Free English for Speakers of other Languages classes are taught by the Columbus Literacy Council. Call the Columbus Literacy Council to register at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jul 23
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
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    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jul 25
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
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    • Parents, your child needs early literacy skills to be ready for kindergarten. Learn how you can use books, songs, and fun activities to teach your preschooler! Ages 3-6 years
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy while also engaging in literacy games and activities! Grades K-3rd.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English for Speakers of other Languages classes are taught by the Columbus Literacy Council. Call the Columbus Literacy Council to register at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jul 26
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Hero Olympics - Candy Competitions
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Join us for Hero Olympics at the Gahanna Library! Win medals by competing in the Candy Competitions! Ages 7-11
    Wednesday Jul 27
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy while also engaging in literacy games and activities! Grades K-3rd.
    Thursday Jul 28
    • Ready for Kindergarten Mini-Workshop
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    • Is your pre-kindergartener ready to enter kindergarten this fall or even next year? Bring them to the Gahanna Branch Library to practice their literacy skills by engaging in fun games and activities with them. Ages 4-6 and caregivers.
    • Renuka Bhatt - Henna Tattoos
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Learn about the culture, history and art of henna tattoos. Renuka will apply the henna designs! Ages 12-17
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English for Speakers of other Languages classes are taught by the Columbus Literacy Council. Call the Columbus Literacy Council to register at 614-282-7661.

    Meeting Rooms

    Homework Help
    Monday through Thursday:
    3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
    Friday:
    3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    Open during the school year.
    Reading Buddies
    Monday:
    3 - 4 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    3 - 4 p.m.
    Saturday:
    3 - 4 p.m.