• Location Details

    4077 Karl Road
    Columbus, OH 43224
    614-645-2275

    Hours

    Mon-Thur: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
    Fri: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sat: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sun: Closed

    Nearby Locations

    Karl Road, Linden, Whetstone

    Other Locations

    Rick Catrone

    Rick Catrone

    Hi, I’m Rick Catrone, manager of the Northern Lights Branch. My favorite book is The Cantos by Ezra Pound. In addition to reading I enjoy having fun with my family and friends. 
     
    Stop by our temporary location and learn what we have planned for your new Northern Lights Branch. 

     

    Upcoming Events
    Wednesday May 25
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Northern Lights
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    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade students can read with a Reading Buddy for a 15 minute one-on-one session to build reading skills.
    Thursday May 26
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Kindergarten through 3rd Grade students can read with a Reading Buddy for a 15 minute one-on-one session to build reading skills.
    Saturday May 28
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! All Ages
    Saturday Jun 4
    Monday Jun 6
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Tuesday Jun 7
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    • Dinos for a Day
    • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Northern Lights
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    • Stomp back in time at the library! Join us for an afternoon of prehistoric proportions with stories, crafts, and games that will transform you into dinos for a day! Ages 5-8
    Wednesday Jun 8
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Northern Lights
    • 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
    • Christa Hein - Worm Composting
    • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
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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. All ages
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Thursday Jun 9
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Saturday Jun 11
    Monday Jun 13
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    • P.T. Reptiles - Reptiles 101
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
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    • A hands-on, up-close and personal education on reptiles and other animals. All ages
    Tuesday Jun 14
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Wednesday Jun 15
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Northern Lights
    • 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
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Thursday Jun 16
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    • Super Seussabration!
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
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    • Whether it's rainy or whether it's sunny, you're sure to have lots of good fun that is funny. Enjoy stories by, and activities based on, Dr. Seuss. Ages 5-8
    Saturday Jun 18
    Monday Jun 20
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    • Animal Guessing Games
    • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Northern Lights
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    • Are you an animal expert' Guessing games and stories to test your knowledge about animals. Ages 5-8
    Tuesday Jun 21
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Wednesday Jun 22
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Northern Lights
    • 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
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    • Jack Brown: Make Water Striders and Insects
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
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    • Learn how to make wire insects "walk" on water. Who can make the largest, smallest, tallest, most interesting strider' Use electricity and chemistry to make them move across the water. Older children will also learn how to measure the surface tension of various liquids. Ages 8-17
    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
    Wednesday:
    4 - 5 p.m.
    Thursday:
    4 - 5 p.m.