• Whitehall

    Location Details

    4445 E. Broad Street
    Columbus, OH 43213
    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

    Gahanna, Livingston, Reynoldsburg

    Other Locations

    Shirley Freeman

    Shirley Freeman

    Welcome, I’m Shirley Freeman, manager of Whitehall Branch. I’ve worked for Columbus Metropolitan Library for over 30 years and my favorite book is whatever nonfiction title I’m reading at the moment.

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

    Upcoming Events
    Thursday May 26
    • Tween/Teen Independent Study Buddies
    • 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Want to get together with your friends to do that homework' Why not meet up with them in the Teen area of the Dublin Branch Library' Tween/Teen Independent Study Buddies meet after school Monday through Friday. Ages 9-17
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Friday May 27
    • Tween/Teen Independent Study Buddies
    • 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Want to get together with your friends to do that homework' Why not meet up with them in the Teen area of the Dublin Branch Library' Tween/Teen Independent Study Buddies meet after school Monday through Friday. Ages 9-17
    Saturday May 28
    • Tween/Teen Independent Study Buddies
    • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Want to get together with your friends to do that homework' Why not meet up with them in the Teen area of the Dublin Branch Library' Ages 9-17
    Tuesday May 31
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Thursday Jun 2
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Saturday Jun 4
    • Richens/Timm Academy - Irish Dance
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Traditional and lively Irish Step Dancers. The program also includes facts about the dances and costumes. All ages
    Monday Jun 6
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Checkmates Chess Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Keep your brain sharp and have fun by playing chess. Play with us and improve your game. Recreational fun, no instruction. Chess sets provided. Ages 5-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    Tuesday Jun 7
    • Smart Teen: Money Management
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Achieve financial success through Smart Money Management. During this library program teens will learn from a professional financial planner how to organize, prioritize, and utilize money by establishing budgets and goals. Ages 12-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Wednesday Jun 8
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Dublin
    • 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
    • Rory Rennick, the Magistic: Hero Magic
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • All heroes exercise some power. Some powers and abilities are magical; while some are practical. Join magician Rory Rennick for a fun magical program that highlights the heroics of reading! Costumes are welcomed (not required) Ages 6-11
    • Collegewise College Club Kick-Off
    • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Getting into college has become a stressful affair for many families. Come meet Collegewise counselors who will be offering library programs concerning college applications, admissions and much more. Parents are encouraged to attend as well. Presented by Collegewise-Dublin. Ages 14-18 and Parents
    Thursday Jun 9
    • Mimi Chenfeld - The Queen of Fun!
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • This program, rich in music, story, movement and play, is a celebration of ideas with audience participation that will enhance the spirit of peace and love. All ages
    • Checkmates Chess Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Keep your brain sharp and have fun by playing chess. Play with us and improve your game. Recreational fun, no instruction. Chess sets provided. Ages 5-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Friday Jun 10
    • O'Riley Read Aloud
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Join us for stories shared aloud under O'Riley the Bookworm in the Children's area. All ages
    • Teen iMPact
    • 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Want to have a say' Want to effect a change' Want to help out in a way that counts' Join the Dublin Library Teen iMPact. Ages 12-17
    Saturday Jun 11
    • P.T. Reptiles - Reptiles 101
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • A hands-on, up-close and personal education on reptiles and other animals. All ages
    • At The Core:
    • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Ages 12-17 and Parents
    Monday Jun 13
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Checkmates Chess Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Keep your brain sharp and have fun by playing chess. Play with us and improve your game. Recreational fun, no instruction. Chess sets provided. Ages 5-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    Tuesday Jun 14
    • COSI: Superhero Science
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • It's a bird! It's a plane! Nah, it's super-science! In this interactive workshop with COSI, you'll explore the science behind saving the day. You'll examine temperature, manipulate light, and test speed to see how "super powers" surround us each and every day. You'll even see (and feel) the electrifying, hair-raising power of electricity firsthand. This summer, you can keep the city safe and sound with science on your side. Ages 6-11
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Wednesday Jun 15
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Dublin
    • 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
    Thursday Jun 16
    • P.T. Reptiles - Reptiles 101
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • A hands-on, up-close and personal education on reptiles and other animals. All ages
    • Checkmates Chess Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Keep your brain sharp and have fun by playing chess. Play with us and improve your game. Recreational fun, no instruction. Chess sets provided. Ages 5-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Friday Jun 17
    • O'Riley Read Aloud
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Join us for stories shared aloud under O'Riley the Bookworm in the Children's area. All ages
    • Teen iMPact
    • 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Want to have a say' Want to effect a change' Want to help out in a way that counts' Join the Dublin Library Teen iMPact. Ages 12-17
    Saturday Jun 18
    • At The Core
    • 12:00 am - 11:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Ages 12-17 and Parents
    Monday Jun 20
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Checkmates Chess Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Keep your brain sharp and have fun by playing chess. Play with us and improve your game. Recreational fun, no instruction. Chess sets provided. Ages 5-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    Tuesday Jun 21
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Wednesday Jun 22
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Dublin
    • 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
    • Collegewise Workshop
    • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Collegewise: Tips for the Highly Selective College Admission Process Parents are encouraged to attend. Presented by Collegewise-Dublin. Ages 14-18 and Parents
    Thursday Jun 23
    • Checkmates Chess Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Keep your brain sharp and have fun by playing chess. Play with us and improve your game. Recreational fun, no instruction. Chess sets provided. Ages 5-17
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost your reading comprehension skills! Space is limited. Grades K-3.
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Dublin
    • More Information
    • Free English Class for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Students can register for orientation and class placement by calling Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.

    Meeting Rooms

    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
    Monday:
    3:30 - 5 p.m.
    Tuesday:
    3:30 - 5 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    3:30 - 5 p.m.