• 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
    Tuesday Jul 28
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Wednesday Jul 29
    • Traditional Tales With A Twist Puppet Show
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Come and enjoy a puppet show based on one of your favorite fairy tales. No matter the journey, the ending is the same, with the characters living happily ever after. Ages 2-11
    • Traditional Tales Puppet Show
    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Come and enjoy a puppet show based on one of your favorite fairy tales. No matter the journey, the ending is the same, with the characters living happily ever after. Ages 6-11
    • YouMedia Teens
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    • YouMedia Teens
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Jack Brown - Measuring LEGOs
    • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • 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
    Thursday Jul 30
    • YouMedia Teens
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    • YouMedia Teens
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    • Teen Hang O.U.T.
    • 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Come to the library with your friends, play a game, listen to music or just hang out. Ages 12-17
    Friday Jul 31
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    Saturday Aug 1
    • Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Come for stories, songs and rhymes full of skills to get your child ready for Kindergarten.
    Monday Aug 3
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Come for stories, songs and rhymes full of skills to get your child ready for Kindergarten.
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Tuesday Aug 4
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Wednesday Aug 5
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Thursday Aug 6
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Friday Aug 7
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    Monday Aug 10
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Come for stories, songs and rhymes full of skills to get your child ready for Kindergarten.
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Tuesday Aug 11
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Wednesday Aug 12
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Thursday Aug 13
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • K-3rd grade kids can discover the fun of reading with a buddy and boost reading comprehension skills!
    Friday Aug 14
    • Free Summer Lunch
    • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • If you are under the age of 18, come to the library from 12:30pm-1:15pm for the Summer Lunch Program. No registration or application is required. Space is limited.
    Monday Aug 17
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Come for stories, songs and rhymes full of skills to get your child ready for Kindergarten.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 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!
    Tuesday Aug 18
    • YouMedia Teens
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 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!
    Wednesday Aug 19
    • YouMedia Teens
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 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!
    Thursday Aug 20
    • YouMedia Teens
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 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!
    Monday Aug 24
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Engage your little one in new ways! Join us for books, rhymes, and music to boost your baby's ability to learn. Ages 0-18 months
    • Family Storytime
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Come for stories, songs and rhymes full of skills to get your child ready for Kindergarten.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 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!
    Tuesday Aug 25
    • YouMedia Teens
    • 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Make your mark and drop in to YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art and photography with mentors ready to help.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 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!

    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:
    1 - 2 p.m.
    Tuesday:
    1 - 2 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    1 - 2 p.m.
    Thursday:
    1 - 2 p.m.