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    Location Details

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

    Hours

    Mon-Thur: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Fri: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sat: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sun: Closed

    Nearby Locations

    Driving Park, Main, Shepard

    Other Locations

    Keisha Gibbs

    Keisha Gibbs

    Welcome, I’m Keisha Gibbs, manager of 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 26
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • READING BUDDIES
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. Build reading skills with a 15 minute one-on-one reading session.
    Wednesday May 27
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Chess in the Neighborhood
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • Keep your brain sharp and have fun playing chess! Ages 7-17
    Thursday May 28
    • Play to Learn Playgroup
    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    • Join us for stories, songs and play and tips on how to prepare your child for kindergarten!
    • READING BUDDIES
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. Build reading skills with a 15 minute one-on-one reading session.
    Saturday May 30
    • Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Party
    • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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    • Join us for fun and games as we celebrate the start of Summer Reading Club 2015: Be a Hero, Read!
    Monday Jun 1
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. Build reading skills with a 15 minute one-on-one reading session.
    • Sips and Stories
    • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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    • Teens and tweens join us for refreshing reads-something new each week!
    Tuesday Jun 2
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! (Ages 3-6 years)
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. Build reading skills with a 15 minute one-on-one reading session.
    Wednesday Jun 3
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Princesses with a Punch
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Can you name princesses that are heroes' Sometimes princesses wear pretty pink dresses, but they also save the day! Discover the power of princesses with stories, activities, and fun.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! For kids in grades K-3
    Thursday Jun 4
    • Family Storytime and Play
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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    • Parents, caregivers and children are invited to join us for stories, songs, play and tips on how to get ready for kindergarten!
    • Hooray for K!
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    • Meet representatives from community resources that help prepare you and your child for kindergarten.
    • Superhero Science
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Become a superhero using scientific knowledge and experiments with COSI staff. Ages 6-11
    Monday Jun 8
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. Build reading skills with a 15 minute one-on-one reading session.
    • Sips and Stories
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Teens and tweens join us for refreshing reads-something new each week!
    Tuesday Jun 9
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! (Ages 3-6 years)
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. Build reading skills with a 15 minute one-on-one reading session.
    • Read to the Dogs
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Participants are invited to share stories with some furry friends. Ages 3-11
    Wednesday Jun 10
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • AmaZine
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • What's more fun than reading a book' Making your own books full of your own ideas and stories to read and share with friends! Kids will learn about the empowering art of self-publishing via Zine, and ...
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! For kids in grades K-3
    Thursday Jun 11
    • Family Storytime and Play
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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    • Parents, caregivers and children are invited to join us for stories, songs, play and tips on how to get ready for kindergarten!
    • Lyn Ford - Turtle Shell Tales
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • African and African-American tales of the folksy and fabled turtle or tortoise. Silly stories include rhythm and rhyme, a little history and a lot of heart. Ages 6-11 and families
    Monday Jun 15
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. Build reading skills with a 15 minute one-on-one reading session.
    • Sips and Stories
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Teens and tweens join us for refreshing reads-something new each week!
    Tuesday Jun 16
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! (Ages 3-6 years)
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. Build reading skills with a 15 minute one-on-one reading session.
    • Read to the Dogs
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Participants are invited to share stories with some furry friends. Ages 3-11
    Wednesday Jun 17
    • Preschool Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Worm Composting
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Grow your own fertilizer and learn about composting in this engaging live program. Watch as a pound of Red Wiggler worms transforms food scraps into rich natural fertilizer over a period of weeks.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! For kids in grades K-3
    Thursday Jun 18
    • Family Storytime and Play
    • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Parents, caregivers and children are invited to join us for stories, songs, play and tips on how to get ready for kindergarten!
    • Rory Rennick - Wacky Wizardry
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • A funny and wacky performance, where magic collides with reading! Interactive, educational and entertaining. Ages 6-11

    Meeting Rooms

    Homework Help
    Monday through Thursday:
    3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    Friday:
    3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    Open during the school year.
    Reading Buddies
    Tuesday:
    4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Thursday:
    4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Open during the school year.