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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
    Tuesday May 31
    • 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.
    Wednesday Jun 1
    • 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 Jun 2
    • LinkedIn for Mature Job Seekers
    • 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • This is a free program for individuals age 50 and up. Attendees will learn to use LinkedIn. Call Employment for Seniors (614-863-1219) to register. This is the second class in a two part series, but you may attend one or both classes.
    • 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.
    Saturday Jun 4
    • 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. Sign up for the Summer Reading Club and then come enjoy games, crafts, activities, and lots of fun for the whole family. There may even be a special visitor or two.... All ages
    Monday Jun 6
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • Ohio Nature Education Astronomy Discovery Displays
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Move through these astronomy discovery stations at your own pace and make your own Pocket Solar Systems, Star Finders, Solar Bracelets, exploring Moon phases and Craters, and more. Ages 5-11.
    • 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 Jun 7
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • 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
    • COSI: Superhero Science
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • It's a bird! It's a plane! Nah, it's super-science! In this interactive workshop with COSI, you'll explore the science behind saving the day. You'll examine temperature, manipulate light, and test speed to see how "super powers" surround us each and every day. You'll even see (and feel) the electrifying, hair-raising power of electricity firsthand. This summer, you can keep the city safe and sound with science on your side. Ages 6-11
    Wednesday Jun 8
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • 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 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.
    Thursday Jun 9
    • Rory Rennick, the Magistic: Hero Magic
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • All heroes exercise some power. Some powers and abilities are magical; while some are practical. Join magician Rory Rennick for a fun magical program that highlights the heroics of reading! Costumes are welcomed (not required) Ages 6-11
    • Real Talk Teen Discussion Series: College
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    Saturday Jun 11
    • Suzanne Schwartz: Going to the Zoo
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Join Suzanne in fun music and dance movements while exploring the world of zoo 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.
    Monday Jun 13
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • Sogbety Diomande - West African Rhythm with Sogbety
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 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 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 Jun 14
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • 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
    • Writing Workshop: Be a Picture Book Shero/Hero!
    • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Join children's writer/educator Kathy Halsey for a 4 day workshop. Write your own story, fiction or nonfiction. We'll read/write/create/storyboard stories to share. Learn from a real writer about great topics, creating characters, and the design/craft of terrific books. Grades 4-8. Registration Required
    Wednesday Jun 15
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • 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
    • Writing Workshop: Be a Picture Book Shero/Hero!
    • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Join children's writer/educator Kathy Halsey for a 4 day workshop. Write your own story, fiction or nonfiction. We'll read/write/create/storyboard stories to share. Learn from a real writer about great topics, creating characters, and the design/craft of terrific books. Grades 4-8. Registration Required
    • 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.
    Thursday Jun 16
    • Writing Workshop: Be a Picture Book Shero/Hero!
    • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Join children's writer/educator Kathy Halsey for a 4 day workshop. Write your own story, fiction or nonfiction. We'll read/write/create/storyboard stories to share. Learn from a real writer about great topics, creating characters, and the design/craft of terrific books. Grades 4-8. Registration Required
    • Real Talk Teen Discussion Series: Diversity
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    Friday Jun 17
    • Writing Workshop: Be a Picture Book Shero/Hero!
    • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Join children's writer/educator Kathy Halsey for a 4 day workshop. Write your own story, fiction or nonfiction. We'll read/write/create/storyboard stories to share. Learn from a real writer about great topics, creating characters, and the design/craft of terrific books. Grades 4-8. Registration Required
    Saturday Jun 18
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • 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
    • 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 Jun 20
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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 Jun 21
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • 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
    • Ohio Nature Education - Animals We Love to Hate
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • This program features animals that are most often feared: bats, spiders, snakes and possums. It dispels myths and includes natural history facts that show how beneficial these animals really are. Includes live animals. Ages 7-11
    Wednesday Jun 22
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • 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 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.
    Thursday Jun 23
    • Christa Hein - Bring the Farm to You!
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Various farm animals visit the library, providing real-life farm experiences. Participants can touch the animals that provide us with food and fiber. All ages
    • Real Talk Teen Discussion Series: Music
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • 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
    • 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.
    Saturday Jun 25
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • 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
    • 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
    Tuesday:
    4 - 5 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    4 - 5 p.m.