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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
    Tuesday Jan 23
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 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 Jan 24
    • 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.
    • 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
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Family Storytime
    • 5:00 pm - 5:35 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Bring the entire family for books and fun activities to build reading skills.
    • ESOL Classes
    • 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 Jan 25
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Friday Jan 26
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Saturday Jan 27
    • Hands-on Job Help
    • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Get hands-on help in the Life Skills Lab. Join us for help with job searching, applications, and resumes, with staff available to offer assistance. No reservations are necessary; drop in Saturday afternoon from 2:00-4:00 p.m.
    Monday Jan 29
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 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 - 5:15 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • ESOL Classes
    • 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 Jan 30
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 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 Jan 31
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Family Storytime
    • 5:00 pm - 5:35 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Bring the entire family for books and fun activities to build reading skills.
    • ESOL Classes
    • 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 Feb 1
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Friday Feb 2
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Monday Feb 5
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 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 - 5:15 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • ESOL Classes
    • 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 Feb 6
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 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 Feb 7
    • 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.
    • 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
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Family Storytime
    • 5:00 pm - 5:35 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Bring the entire family for books and fun activities to build reading skills.
    • ESOL Classes
    • 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 Feb 8
    • 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
    • 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 - 5:15 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Friday Feb 9
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Monday Feb 12
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 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 - 5:15 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • ESOL Classes
    • 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 Feb 13
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 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 Feb 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.
    • 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
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Make Some Noise with Doctah X
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Celebrate the tradition of the spoken word in Tony Harrington's lively poetry and music program designed for kids.
    • Family Storytime
    • 5:00 pm - 5:35 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Bring the entire family for books and fun activities to build reading skills.
    • ESOL Classes
    • 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 Feb 15
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Friday Feb 16
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Monday Feb 19
    • Book a Librarian
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 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 - 5:15 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • ESOL Classes
    • 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 Feb 20
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Hilltop
    • More Information
    • Stop by the Homework Help Center for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 5:00 pm - 5:30 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.

    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 - 5:15 p.m.
    Thursday:
    4 - 5:15 p.m.