• 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
    Friday Apr 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.
    • 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 Apr 29
    • 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 May 1
    • 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
    • Mobile Learning Adventure
    • 12:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • The Mobile Learning Adventure features fun and educational activities for children under the age of 5, including interactive kiosks, the "What I Want to Be When I Grow Up" photo station, crafts and giveaways. Parents can take home activity books and learning kits that demonstrate how to take everyday moments and turn them into learning opportunities. This outdoor activity station is generously provided by PNC.
    • 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 May 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 photographs 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 May 3
    • 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 photographs 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 May 4
    • 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 photographs 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 May 5
    • 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 May 6
    • 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 May 8
    • 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!
    • 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 May 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 photographs 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 May 10
    • 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 photographs 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 May 11
    • 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 photographs 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 May 12
    • 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 May 13
    • 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 May 15
    • 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 May 16
    • 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 photographs 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 May 17
    • 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 photographs 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.
    • SRC VolunTeen Training
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Training to become VolunTeen during Summer Reading Club
    Thursday May 18
    • 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 photographs 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 May 19
    • 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 May 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.
    • SRC VolunTeen Training
    • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whitehall
    • More Information
    • Training to become VolunTeen during Summer Reading Club
    Monday May 22
    • 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!
    • 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 May 23
    • 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 photographs 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 May 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 photographs 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.
    • 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.
    Thursday May 25
    • 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 photographs 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 May 26
    • 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.

    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.