• Northern Lights

    Location Details

    4093 Cleveland Ave.
    Columbus, OH 43224
    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 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 Nov 20
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Tuesday Nov 21
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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 Nov 22
    • 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.
    • Basic Internet
    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Learn the basics of navigating and searching the Internet. This is the second of a three-class series on learning basic computer and internet skills. Registration is required.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Thursday Nov 23
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    Friday Nov 24
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Monday Nov 27
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Tuesday Nov 28
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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 Nov 29
    • 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.
    • Using the Internet
    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Learn how to find and use popular web sites. Practice searching for library materials and using the library's online resources. This is the third in a three-class series about basic computer and internet skills. Registration is required.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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 Nov 30
    • 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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.
    Friday Dec 1
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Monday Dec 4
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • Kindergarten Information Session
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Learn about kindergarten options for your child. Representatives from Columbus City Schools and the Ohio Department of Education will share information on enrollment, EdChoice options and answer any questions parents may have.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Tuesday Dec 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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 Dec 6
    • 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
    • More Information
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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 Dec 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 - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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.
    Friday Dec 8
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Monday Dec 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Tuesday Dec 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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 Dec 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.
    • Basic Internet
    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Learn the basics of navigating and searching the Internet. This is the second of a three-class series on learning basic computer and internet skills. Registration is required.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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 Dec 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading practice - 15 minutes at a time.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • 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.
    Friday Dec 15
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Monday Dec 18
    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northern Lights
    • More Information
    • Be a better reader with one-on-one reading- 15 minutes at a time. Students K-3.

    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.