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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

    Nate Oliver

    Nate Oliver

    Welcome, I’m Nate Oliver, manager of the Gahanna Branch. One of my favorite authors is Jon Krakauer. I love to read nonfiction, philosophy, history and current events. I enjoy music, movies, art and traveling.

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

    Upcoming Events
    Monday Jun 26
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 9:30 am - 10:00 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
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English classes for speakers of other languages. Students can register for orientation and class placement with the Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jun 27
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Summer Adventures: Art/Printmaking
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Come explore the visual arts through different mediums and create original works of art! Ages 6-11. Note: Due to supplies, this program has a maximum attendance of 30 kids.
    Wednesday Jun 28
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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 Jun 29
    • Christa Hein - Bring the Farm to You!
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
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    • 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
    • The Magic of David Anthony
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • The show includes magic, music, juggling and a lot of audience participation while encouraging children to be creative in their practice of reading, writing, math, and sports skills. All Ages.
    • Teen Art Club: Printmaking Part I
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Come explore the visual arts through different mediums and create original works of art! Ages 12-17.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English classes for speakers of other languages. Students can register for orientation and class placement with the Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jul 1
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 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
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jul 3
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 9:30 am - 10:00 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
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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.
    Wednesday Jul 5
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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 Jul 6
    • Sogbety Diomande - West African Rhythm with Sogbety
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • 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
    • Teen Art Club: Printmaking Part II
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Come explore the visual arts through different mediums and create original works of art! Ages 12-17.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English classes for speakers of other languages. Students can register for orientation and class placement with the Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jul 8
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 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
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jul 10
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 9:30 am - 10:00 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
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English classes for speakers of other languages. Students can register for orientation and class placement with the Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jul 11
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Introduction to Computers
    • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Learn basic computer skills including how to use a mouse and surf the web. This is the first in a series of three computer classes. Registration is required.
    • Ironwood - Foxes in Folklore
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Vincent, the Ambassador Fox, will introduce kids to basic information on foxes and their appearances in literature and myths and discuss the importance of foxes in different cultures. Ages 5-9.
    Wednesday Jul 12
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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 Jul 13
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English classes for speakers of other languages. Students can register for orientation and class placement with the Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jul 15
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 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
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jul 17
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 9:30 am - 10:00 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
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English classes for speakers of other languages. Students can register for orientation and class placement with the Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Tuesday Jul 18
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Basic Internet
    • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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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.
    • Summer Adventures: Poetry Pandemonium!
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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    • Whether Dr. Seuss or Shel Silverstein, poetry can lead to a boisterous scene. We'll play silly games and write funny rhymes, if you join us I promise you'll have a great time! No matter if there's rain or if there is sun, we'll all be sure to have lots of fun! Ages 6-11
    Wednesday Jul 19
    • Baby Laptime
    • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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 Jul 20
    • Nancy Lockard - Turtle Lady & Friends
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Gahanna
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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 2-6
    • Nancy Lockard - Turtle Lady & Friends
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Gahanna
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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
    • Big Table: Food and Discussion; Civil Rights
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • This program gives teens a place to learn about and discuss popular topics that have the potential to affect their lives. Snacks included. Ages 12-17
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English classes for speakers of other languages. Students can register for orientation and class placement with the Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jul 22
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 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
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jul 24
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 9:30 am - 10:00 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
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! 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.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Gahanna
    • More Information
    • Free English classes for speakers of other languages. Students can register for orientation and class placement with the Columbus Literacy Council 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.