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    Location Details

    3909 N. High Street
    Columbus, OH 43214
    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, Northern Lights, Northside

    Other Locations

    Jen Hess

    Jen Hess

    Welcome, I'm Jen Hess, manager of the Whetstone Branch. My favorite books are To Kill a Mockingbird and Outliers. I was on The Ohio State University Synchronized Swim Team and I'm a National Champion with a ring to prove it.

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

     

     

    Upcoming Events
    Saturday Sep 23
    • College Essays
    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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    • Sarah Magill, teacher from Thurber House, will be here to help you with your college essays. The workshop will focus on the Common App essay prompts as well as supplemental essays you may be working on for colleges or scholarships.
    Monday Sep 25
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • TAB
    • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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    • Whetstone's Teen Advisory Board monthly meeting
    • 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-3
    Tuesday Sep 26
    • 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-3
    Wednesday Sep 27
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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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! Ages 0-6
    Thursday Sep 28
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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    • 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
    Saturday Sep 30
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:35 am
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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! Ages 0-6
    • Teen Volunteer Day
    • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Whetstone
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    • Earn service hours while helping the library. Come ready to have fun and work hard.
    Monday Oct 2
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3
    Tuesday Oct 3
    • 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-3
    Wednesday Oct 4
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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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! Ages 0-6
    Thursday Oct 5
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    • Whetstone
    • 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
    Monday Oct 9
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3
    Tuesday Oct 10
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3
    Wednesday Oct 11
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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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! Ages 0-6
    Thursday Oct 12
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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    • 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
    Saturday Oct 14
    • Ready For Kindergarten Class
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute session for children ages 3-5 and their parents to "play school." Learn and practice the skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten such as writing your name, letter sounds, cutting with scissors and lining up. Receive homework to continue to practice for Kindergarten.
    • Teen Volunteer Day
    • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Earn service hours while helping the library. Come ready to have fun and work hard.
    Monday Oct 16
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3
    Tuesday Oct 17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3
    Wednesday Oct 18
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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    • More Information
    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! Ages 0-6
    Thursday Oct 19
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    • Whetstone
    • 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

    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.