• Northern Lights

    Location Details

    4093 Cleveland Ave.
    Columbus, OH 43224
    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

    Karl Road, Linden, Whetstone

    Other Locations

    Andrea Villanueva

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    Hi, I’m Andrea Villanueva, manager of the Northern Lights Branch. My favorite book is A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron. In addition to reading I enjoy watching movies and spending time with my family and friends. Stop by – I'd love to show you what we offer at Northern Lights. 

    Upcoming Events
    Monday Aug 21
    • COSI Solar Eclipse Celebration
    • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Experience "The Great American Solar Eclipse" at the library. COSI Educators will give demonstrations and provide hands-on activities to show the science behind the eclipse. Eclipse glasses will be provided for safe viewing.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Tuesday Aug 22
    • ESOL Class
    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Wednesday Aug 23
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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 - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • Teens Create
    • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Expand your creativity and hang out with friends during this weekly program just for teens. Build skill through art, games, writing and more -something new each week. For ages 12-17
    Thursday Aug 24
    • ESOL Class
    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Monday Aug 28
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Tuesday Aug 29
    • ESOL Class
    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Wednesday Aug 30
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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 - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • Teens Create
    • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Expand your creativity and hang out with friends during this weekly program just for teens. Build skill through art, games, writing and more -something new each week. For ages 12-17
    Thursday Aug 31
    • ESOL Class
    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Monday Sep 4
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Tuesday Sep 5
    • ESOL Class
    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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 - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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 Sep 6
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • Teens Create
    • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Expand your creativity and hang out with friends during this weekly program just for teens. Build skill through art, games, writing and more -something new each week. For ages 12-17
    Thursday Sep 7
    • ESOL Class
    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    Monday Sep 11
    • ABLE/GED Class
    • 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 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 Basic and Literacy Education department at 614-365-5245, extension 237.
    Tuesday Sep 12
    • ESOL Class
    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Career Institute
    • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
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    • This 9-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
    Wednesday Sep 13
    • ABLE/GED Class
    • 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 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 Basic and Literacy Education department at 614-365-5245, extension 237.
    • Introduction to Computers
    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
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    • 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.
    • Teens Create
    • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Expand your creativity and hang out with friends during this weekly program just for teens. Build skill through art, games, writing and more -something new each week. For ages 12-17
    Thursday Sep 14
    • ESOL Class
    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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.
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • 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 p.m.
    Tuesday:
    4 - 5 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    4 - 5 p.m.
    Thursday:
    4 - 5 p.m.