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    Location Details

    1600 E. Long Street
    Columbus, OH 43203
    614-645-2275

    Hours

    Mon-Thur: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Fri: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sat: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sun: 1 - 5 p.m.

    Nearby Locations

    Driving Park, Main Library, Shepard

    Other Locations

    Keisha Gibbs

    Keisha Gibbs

    Hey there! I'm Keisha Gibbs, manager of the Martin Luther King Branch. My favorite book is The Bible, I also enjoy painting, scrapbooking and spending time with family.

    Stop by – I'd love to show you what we offer at Martin Luther King.

    Upcoming Events
    Tuesday May 30
    Wednesday May 31
    Tuesday Jun 6
    • Queen Najla Family Drum Circle
    • 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
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    • Communal drum circles are one of the oldest musical traditions in existence and known to lift spirits, relieve stress, and help put us in touch with the universe. Join us to learn about and play with drums from around the world. Ages 6-17
    Wednesday Jun 7
    • Nancy Lockard - Turtle Lady & Friends
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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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 0-11
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Thursday Jun 8
    • MLK Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Are you a tween or teen looking for positive experiences to help you reach your goals? If so, join us for Club MLK this summer! We build skills through art, games, writing, enrichment workshops and more--something new each week!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    • Career Institute
    • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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    • This 8-week course for students in grades 9-12 is designed to help you research and apply for jobs, determine your strengths and interests, create a resume, interview well, and be successful on the job. Presented by Expanding Visions Foundation. Register to reserve your spot and fill out the application at http://expandingvisions.net/ciapplication
    Saturday Jun 10
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Jun 13
    • Wonderful Wiggly Worms
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Explore the world of worms with an exploration station featuring live earthworms! Learn what earthworms eat, how they survive, and the important role they play. Take home a craft and get ideas for starting your own worm farm! Ages 6-11
    Wednesday Jun 14
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    • The Caravan - Chef Battle
    • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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    • Caravan Chefs square off in a culinary competition that features audience members as sous chefs and judges. All ages.
    Thursday Jun 15
    • MLK Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Are you a tween or teen looking for positive experiences to help reach your goals? Join us for Club MLK this summer! We build skills through art, games, writing, enrichment workshops and more--something new each week!
    • Career Institute
    • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • This 8-week course for students in grades 9-12 is designed to help you research and apply for jobs, determine your strengths and interests, create a resume, interview well, and be successful on the job. Presented by Expanding Visions Foundation. Register to reserve your spot and fill out the application at http://expandingvisions.net/ciapplication
    Saturday Jun 17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Jun 20
    • Lyn Ford - Let's Throw Stories
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Folktale adaptations and fables rooted in African and African-American storytelling traditions. All ages
    Wednesday Jun 21
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Thursday Jun 22
    • MLK Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Are you a tween or teen looking for positive experiences to help reach your goals? Join us for Club MLK this summer! We build skills through art, games, writing, enrichment workshops and more--something new each week!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    • Career Institute
    • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • This 8-week course for students in grades 9-12 is designed to help you research and apply for jobs, determine your strengths and interests, create a resume, interview well, and be successful on the job. Presented by Expanding Visions Foundation. Register to reserve your spot and fill out the application at http://expandingvisions.net/ciapplication

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