• 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
    Wednesday Jan 18
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Play to Learn
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-6 Join us for an interactive play group focused on early literacy fun!
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Thursday Jan 19
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Friday Jan 20
    • ESOL /English Classes
    • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Free English classes. Call The Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Saturday Jan 21
    • ESOL /English Classes
    • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Free English classes. Call The Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Monday Jan 23
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • 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
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • A.R.T. Club
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • A club for our kids ages 9-11 to come hang out and explore careers, schools, and creative outlets together.
    Tuesday Jan 24
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Wednesday Jan 25
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Play to Learn
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-6 Join us for an interactive play group focused on early literacy fun!
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Thursday Jan 26
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Friday Jan 27
    • ESOL /English Classes
    • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Free English classes. Call The Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Saturday Jan 28
    • ESOL /English Classes
    • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Free English classes. Call The Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Monday Jan 30
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • 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
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Tuesday Jan 31
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Wednesday Feb 1
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Play to Learn
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-6 Join us for an interactive play group focused on early literacy fun!
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Thursday Feb 2
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Friday Feb 3
    • ESOL /English Classes
    • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Free English classes. Call The Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Saturday Feb 4
    • ESOL /English Classes
    • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Free English classes. Call The Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Monday Feb 6
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • 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
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    • Know Your Rights
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • You never leave home without them! Join us and a special guest from the ACLU Ohio to find out all about your rights as a teen.
    Tuesday Feb 7
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Wednesday Feb 8
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Play to Learn
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-6 Join us for an interactive play group focused on early literacy fun!
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Thursday Feb 9
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Friday Feb 10
    • ESOL /English Classes
    • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Free English classes. Call The Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Saturday Feb 11
    • ESOL /English Classes
    • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Free English classes. Call The Columbus Literacy Council at 614-282-7661.
    Monday Feb 13
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • 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
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Teen Pop Culture Club
    • 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Teens can come hang out and discuss books, music, comics, and current issues. Plus, get a sneak peek of upcoming teen books!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Tuesday Feb 14
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.
    Wednesday Feb 15
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Play to Learn
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-6 Join us for an interactive play group focused on early literacy fun!
    • YouMedia
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographers with mentors ready to help!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • 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.
    • After School Snack
    • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Stop by for free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18.

    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.