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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

    Mary Campanelli

    Mary Campanelli

    Hi, I’m Mary Campanelli, manager of Gahanna Branch. I knew in second grade that I wanted to be a librarian. My favorite book is East of Eden by John Steinbeck.

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

    Upcoming Events
    Wednesday May 27
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Thursday May 28
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday May 30
    • Be A Hero Read. Kick-Off Event
    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Join us at our annual kick-off event for the Summer Reading Club. We'll have games, crafts, storytime and a whole lot of fun for the whole family. All ages
    Monday Jun 1
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Sogbety Diomande - West African Rhythm with Sogbety
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Get a glimpse of West Africa through drumming, dance, colorful costumes, musical instruments, rhythms and songs in this program that is fun for the whole family. 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.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jun 2
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    Wednesday Jun 3
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    • Renuka Bhatt - Henna Tattoos
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Learn about the culture, history and art of henna tattoos. Renuka will apply the henna designs! Ages 12-17
    Thursday Jun 4
    • Monster Mania
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • There are monsters at the library AHHHHH! Join us and have fun with some fabulously crazy monster activities and stories! Ages 6-11
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jun 6
    • Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Reading is a family affair. Join us and share in stories, songs, and fun! All ages
    • Get Ready for Kindergarten Workshop
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Children and parents/guardians are invited to join Gahanna Branch Library staff and Gahanna teachers on either Saturday, June 6th or Saturday, June 20th from 2-3pm. Each session will have practical ways to use the 4 skills below. You will leave with fresh ideas on how to practice them at home. Registration Required. Ages 4-6
    Monday Jun 8
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • P.T. Reptiles - Reptiles 101
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • A hands-on, up-close and personal education on reptiles and other animals. Ages 3-11
    • 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.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jun 9
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    Wednesday Jun 10
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    Thursday Jun 11
    • Dinosaur Adventures
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
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    • Stomp back in time at the library! Join us for a time of prehistoric proportions with stories, crafts, and games that will transform you into dinosaurs for a day! Ages 6-11
    • Erica Carlson - Super Duper Magic
    • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's ahedgehog'!' That's right! A super hedgehog! Grab your superhero cape and show off your muscles for this 30-minute, fast-paced comedy magic show featuring Sedgewick, a real live hedgehog! Ages 2-7
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jun 13
    • Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Reading is a family affair. Join us and share in stories, songs, and fun! All ages
    • Utopia or Dystopia'
    • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Have you ever thought about What your world look like if you were calling the shots' In this simulation, an apocalyptic event has wiped the slate clean and left survivors to rebuild civilization as they see fit. Create your own nation. Compete for resources in physical challenges. Trade with other nations. Ensure the survival of your people. Pre-registration required! Ages 12-17
    Monday Jun 15
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Ohio Nature Education - Animal Champions
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Meet some of the fastest, strongest, strangest, most unique animals; some of which can be found right in YOUR backyard! Live animals and other visual aids. Ages 6-11
    • 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.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jun 16
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    Wednesday Jun 17
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    Thursday Jun 18
    • The Science of Art
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
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    • Find out more about the science of art (and the art of science) as we explore optical illusions, the light spectrum, and more. For ages 8-11
    • Columbus Museum of Art - Super Heroes!
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Every super hero needs a hideout. Invent your super alter-ego, and build a tiny lair with everything you need to save people and fight crime. For ages 7-12
    • Teen Art Club
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Come explore the visual arts through different mediums and create original works of art!
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jun 20
    • Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Reading is a family affair. Join us and share in stories, songs, and fun! All ages
    • Get Ready for Kindergarten Workshop
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Children and parents/guardians are invited to join Gahanna Branch Library staff and Gahanna teachers on either Saturday, June 6th or Saturday, June 20th from 2-3pm. Each session will have practical ways to use the 4 skills below. You will leave with fresh ideas on how to practice them at home. Registration Required. Ages 4-6
    Monday Jun 22
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • 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.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jun 23
    • Toddler Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! Ages 18-36 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • "I Survived" the Library Disaster 2015
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • There is a disaster at the library! What should we do' Come to the library and practice your survival skills. Also you will hear some facts from some major disasters in the "I Survived" book series! Ages 6-11
    • 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.

    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:
    4 - 5 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    4 - 5 p.m.
    Open during the school year.