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Karl Road Branch

Location Details

5590 Karl Road
Columbus, OH 43229
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

Northern Lights
Whetstone

Other Locations

Keith Hanson

Hi, I’m Keith Hanson, manager of the Karl Road Branch. One of my favorite books is Where I'm Calling From by Raymond Carver. I enjoy gardening, kayaking and cooking.
 

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

Upcoming Events
Thursday September 25, 2014
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
18-36 months

Books, music, and rhymes to set your toddler on the road to reading! (Ages 18 months-3 yrs.)

Thursday September 25, 2014
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Birth-18 months

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)

Thursday September 25, 2014
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Adult

Free Adult Basic Literacy (ABL) and General Equivalency Diploma (GED) Preparation Class. Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus City Schools Adult Education Department at 614-365-5245 ext. 260 or 237.

Thursday September 25, 2014
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Birth-18 months, 18-36 months, 3-6 years

Your child needs basic skills to be ready for kindergarten.
Our book-based learning activities for you and your child can help.
Ask us about these featured books and lessons!

Thursday September 25, 2014
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
3-6 years

Reading is a family affair. Join us and share in stories, songs, and fun!

Friday September 26, 2014
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Adult

Free Adult Basic Literacy (ABL) and General Equivalency Diploma (GED) Preparation Class. Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus City Schools Adult Education Department at 614-365-5245 ext. 260 or 237.

Meeting Rooms

Homework Help Center
Monday through Thursday:
3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday:
3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Open during the school year.
Job Help Center
Monday:
11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
and
6:30 - 9 p.m.
 
Tuesday:
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
and
6:30 - 9 p.m. 
 
Wednesday:
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
and
6:30 - 9 p.m.
 
Thursday:
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
and
6:30 - 9 p.m. 
 
Friday:
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 
Saturday:
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
 
Sunday:
1 - 5 p.m.