• 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

    Rick Catrone

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    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 – I'd love to show you what we offer at Northern Lights. 

    Upcoming Events
    Monday Feb 20
    • ABL / GED Class
    • 10:00 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Feb 21
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • 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 Feb 22
    • ABL / GED Class
    • 10:00 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.
    • 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
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Thursday Feb 23
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • 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 Feb 27
    • ABL / GED Class
    • 10:00 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • Careers 101: Animate It! Force of Nature.
    • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • What would you do if you were caught in a horrific storm? Join us as we figure out what it takes to live through your own disaster and then animate your survival story. Bring your own iPad or share one of Thurber House's.
    Tuesday Feb 28
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • 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 Mar 1
    • ABL / GED Class
    • 10:00 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.
    • 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
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • Books and Pizza
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Come hang out with friends, eat a slice, and learn about new and interesting books for teens.
    Thursday Mar 2
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • 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 Mar 6
    • ABL / GED Class
    • 10:00 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Mar 7
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • 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 Mar 8
    • ABL / GED Class
    • 10:00 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.
    • 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
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Thursday Mar 9
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • 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 Mar 13
    • ABL / GED Class
    • 10:00 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Mar 14
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • 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 Mar 15
    • ABL / GED Class
    • 10:00 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.
    • 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
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    Thursday Mar 16
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in kindergarten-third grade.
    • 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:
    3:30 p.m. - 6:30 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.