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    Location Details

    1423 N. High Street
    Columbus, OH 43201
    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

    Linden, Main, Whetstone

    Other Locations

    Candy Princehorn

    Candy Princehorn

    Greetings! I’m Candy Princehorn, manager of the Northside Branch. Two of my favorite books are Life After Life by Kate Atkinson and Lamb by Christopher Moore. I enjoy solving crossword puzzles, traveling and visiting fantastic restaurants.

    Stop by – I'd love to show you what we offer at Northside.

    Upcoming Events
    Tuesday May 26
    Wednesday May 27
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Northside
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Ages Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
    Thursday May 28
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Northside
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jun 1
    • All Tangled Up: A Creative Workshop for Kids
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Northside
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    • Kids will learn the basics of the focused art form Zentangles. After practicing, each child will create a letter tangle and name it. Ages 6-11.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Tuesday Jun 2
    • Jack Brown - Measuring LEGOs
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Are all 2 by 4 LEGOs really the same size' How can you tell' Let's use some modern tools to find out if they differ as much as the width of a human hair! You will use calipers, micrometers, and microscopes to look at LEGO's in a new way. Age 10 -14
    • Family Storytime
    • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Northside
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    • Reading is a family affair. Join us and share in stories, songs, and fun!
    Wednesday Jun 3
    • Play To Learn
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    • Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-4 Join us for an interactive play group focused on early literacy fun!
    • Rory Rennick - Wacky Wizardry
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • A funny and wacky performance, where magic collides with reading! Interactive, educational and entertaining. Ages 6-11
    Thursday Jun 4
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Friday Jun 5
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Northside
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jun 8
    • Columbus Museum of Art - Super Heroes!
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Every super hero needs a hideout. Invent your super alter-ego, and build a tiny lair with everything you need to save people and fight crime. For ages 7-12
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Northside
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Tuesday Jun 9
    • Bigfoot & Friends: Create Your Own Cryptid
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Have you ever been out in the woods late at night and heard a sound you just couldn't explain' Sure, maybe it was just a run-of-the-mill forest animal, but maybe it was a mysterious, seven-foot tall, apelike creature Native American tribes have been telling stories about for centuries! Come to this spooky program and learn about the scientific efforts in modern Bigfoot research, hear from a Bigfoot enthusiast, and make your own cryptozoological creature.
    • Family Storytime
    • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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    • Reading is a family affair. Join us and share in stories, songs, and fun!
    Wednesday Jun 10
    • Play To Learn
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Northside
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    • Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-4 Join us for an interactive play group focused on early literacy fun!
    • Rebecca MacDowell: Air Head
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Melody will lead you on comic adventures in this action packed show. You will create your own make-it-and-take-it balloon dog too! Ages 5-12
    Thursday Jun 11
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Friday Jun 12
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Northside
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jun 15
    • P.T. Reptiles - Reptiles 101
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • A hands-on, up-close and personal education on reptiles and other animals. All ages
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Tuesday Jun 16
    • Renuka Bhatt - Henna Tattoos
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Learn about the culture, history and art of henna tattoos. Renuka will apply the henna designs! Ages 12-17
    • Family Storytime
    • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Northside
    • More Information
    • Reading is a family affair. Join us and share in stories, songs, and fun!
    Wednesday Jun 17
    • Play To Learn
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Northside
    • More Information
    • Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-4 Join us for an interactive play group focused on early literacy fun!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Northside
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Thursday Jun 18
    • Candy Chemistry
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Come discover science using some of your favorite candy snacks! Join us as we stir, dissolve, heat up, chew, melt and expand to learn the why behind the science of candy. Ages 6-11
    Friday Jun 19
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jun 22
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Tuesday Jun 23
    • Jack Brown - Mini-Maker Space: How are things made'
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    • Mini-Maker Space: How are things made' Tools that make tools. Once, most things were made by hand, today most things are machine made. Come to the library to use a tool that made this possible. Travel 1,000 years back in time to see the beginning of tools that could make themselves. You will start with an ancient tool called the lathe. The version you will be using started as a hand (and foot) powered device -- and you will see the improvements that changed it into the robots of today. Everybody gets to participate. Age 10 -14
    • Family Storytime
    • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Northside
    • More Information
    • Reading is a family affair. Join us and share in stories, songs, and fun!

    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:
    4:30 - .5:30 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    4:30 - .5:30 p.m.
    Thursday:
    4:30 - .5:30 p.m.
    Open during the school year.