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    Location Details

    511 S. Hague Ave.
    Columbus, OH 43204
    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

    Franklinton, Hilliard, Main Library

    Other Locations

    John Tetzloff

    John Tetzloff

    Hi, I’m John Tetzloff, manager of the Hilltop Branch. I grew up on the west side of Columbus and enjoy being able to work with the community. My favorite book is A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold.

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

    Upcoming Events
    Monday Nov 20
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Need help with a gadget? Confused by computers? We can help! Reserve a 60 minute one-on-one session with a librarian for answers to your technology questions! Register online or by calling 614-645-2275.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • ESOL Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Free English Classes for speakers of other languages, provided by Columbus Literacy Council. Call 282-7661 to register. Placement in classes is based on CLC testing at CLC's location downtown.
    Tuesday Nov 21
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • A free 30 minute class for parents and their children ages 3-5 to "play school." Learn and practice kindergarten readiness skills such as name writing, letter sounds, cutting with scissors, and lining up. Receive homework and tips on practicing kindergarten skills at home.
    Wednesday Nov 22
    • Teen Cafe
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Hang out with friends and enjoy a wide variety of activities. It's something new every week! Ages 12 - 17
    • Family Storytime
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Bring the entire family for books and fun activities to build reading skills.
    Monday Nov 27
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Need help with a gadget? Confused by computers? We can help! Reserve a 60 minute one-on-one session with a librarian for answers to your technology questions! Register online or by calling 614-645-2275.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • ESOL Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Free English Classes for speakers of other languages, provided by Columbus Literacy Council. Call 282-7661 to register. Placement in classes is based on CLC testing at CLC's location downtown.
    Tuesday Nov 28
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • A free 30 minute class for parents and their children ages 3-5 to "play school." Learn and practice kindergarten readiness skills such as name writing, letter sounds, cutting with scissors, and lining up. Receive homework and tips on practicing kindergarten skills at home.
    • Starting a Small Business
    • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Learn how to use the library's print and electronic resources to write your business plan, research a company or industry and target your market.
    Wednesday Nov 29
    • Teen Community Dinner
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Join us for our Teen Community Dinner from 4:30-5:30PM. We will be leading activities, discussions, and eating pizza! Open to anyone grades 9-12, first come first serve.
    • Family Storytime
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Bring the entire family for books and fun activities to build reading skills.
    • ESOL Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Free English Classes for speakers of other languages, provided by Columbus Literacy Council. Call 282-7661 to register. Placement in classes is based on CLC testing at CLC's location downtown.
    Thursday Nov 30
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Hilltop
    • 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
    • introduction to Computers
    • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Learn basic computer skills including how to use a mouse, keyboard, printing and file management. This is the first of a three class series on learning basic computer and internet skills. Registration is required.
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • A free 30 minute class for parents and their children ages 3-5 to "play school." Learn and practice kindergarten readiness skills such as name writing, letter sounds, cutting with scissors, and lining up. Receive homework and tips on practicing kindergarten skills at home.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Saturday Dec 2
    • Kindergarten Information Session
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Learn about kindergarten options for your child. Representatives from Columbus City Schools and the Ohio Department of Education will share information on enrollment, EdChoice options and answer any questions parents may have.
    • Santa Celebration!
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Join us for stories and fun celebrating the world's jolliest elf. After the program, stick around for free pictures with Santa!
    Monday Dec 4
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Need help with a gadget? Confused by computers? We can help! Reserve a 60 minute one-on-one session with a librarian for answers to your technology questions! Register online or by calling 614-645-2275.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • ESOL Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Free English Classes for speakers of other languages, provided by Columbus Literacy Council. Call 282-7661 to register. Placement in classes is based on CLC testing at CLC's location downtown.
    Tuesday Dec 5
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • A free 30 minute class for parents and their children ages 3-5 to "play school." Learn and practice kindergarten readiness skills such as name writing, letter sounds, cutting with scissors, and lining up. Receive homework and tips on practicing kindergarten skills at home.
    Wednesday Dec 6
    • Teen Cafe
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Hang out with friends and enjoy a wide variety of activities. It's something new every week! Ages 12 - 17
    • Family Storytime
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Bring the entire family for books and fun activities to build reading skills.
    • ESOL Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Free English Classes for speakers of other languages, provided by Columbus Literacy Council. Call 282-7661 to register. Placement in classes is based on CLC testing at CLC's location downtown.
    Thursday Dec 7
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Hilltop
    • 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
    • Basic Internet
    • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Learn the basics of how to get online and navigate the Internet. This is the second of a three class series on learning basic computer and internet skills. Registration is required.
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • A free 30 minute class for parents and their children ages 3-5 to "play school." Learn and practice kindergarten readiness skills such as name writing, letter sounds, cutting with scissors, and lining up. Receive homework and tips on practicing kindergarten skills at home.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Monday Dec 11
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Need help with a gadget? Confused by computers? We can help! Reserve a 60 minute one-on-one session with a librarian for answers to your technology questions! Register online or by calling 614-645-2275.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • ESOL Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Free English Classes for speakers of other languages, provided by Columbus Literacy Council. Call 282-7661 to register. Placement in classes is based on CLC testing at CLC's location downtown.
    Tuesday Dec 12
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • A free 30 minute class for parents and their children ages 3-5 to "play school." Learn and practice kindergarten readiness skills such as name writing, letter sounds, cutting with scissors, and lining up. Receive homework and tips on practicing kindergarten skills at home.
    Wednesday Dec 13
    • Teen Cafe
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Hang out with friends and enjoy a wide variety of activities. It's something new every week! Ages 12 - 17
    • Family Storytime
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Bring the entire family for books and fun activities to build reading skills.
    • ESOL Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Free English Classes for speakers of other languages, provided by Columbus Literacy Council. Call 282-7661 to register. Placement in classes is based on CLC testing at CLC's location downtown.
    Thursday Dec 14
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • A free 30 minute class for parents and their children ages 3-5 to "play school." Learn and practice kindergarten readiness skills such as name writing, letter sounds, cutting with scissors, and lining up. Receive homework and tips on practicing kindergarten skills at home.
    • Using the Internet
    • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Learn how to find and use popular web sites. This is the third of a three class series on learning basic computer and internet skills. Registration is required.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Monday Dec 18
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Need help with a gadget? Confused by computers? We can help! Reserve a 60 minute one-on-one session with a librarian for answers to your technology questions! Register online or by calling 614-645-2275.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • ESOL Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Free English Classes for speakers of other languages, provided by Columbus Literacy Council. Call 282-7661 to register. Placement in classes is based on CLC testing at CLC's location downtown.

    Meeting Rooms

    Homework Help
    Monday through Thursday:
    4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
    Friday:
    3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    Open during the school year.
    Reading Buddies
    Monday:
    4 - 5 p.m.
    Thursday:
    4 - 5 p.m.