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    Location Details

    1422 E Livingston Ave
    Columbus, OH 43205
    614-645-2275

    Hours

    Mon-Thur: 9 a.m. - 8 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

    Livingston, Main Library, Parsons

    Other Locations

    Cheryl Evans

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    Hey there! I'm Cheryl Evans, manager of the Driving Park Branch. My favorite books are Bossypants by Tina Fey, Wild by Cheryl Strayed and Looking for Alaska by John Green. I also enjoy traveling and dressing up for Halloween.

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

    Upcoming Events
    Tuesday Jun 19
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Locked in the Library!
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Can you make it out? This interactive program requires you to solve an urgent mystery by finding clues, solving puzzles and cracking codes. Limit of 30 participants. Presented by Jenny Oney. Ages 12-17.
    Wednesday Jun 20
    • Family Story Time
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Families that read together, achieve together! Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to child your child early literacy skills!
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    • Homework Help Center
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Complete your summer school projects and reading assignments under the guidance of our staff and volunteers to defeat the summer slump! Grades K-12
    Thursday Jun 21
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Story Lab
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Can you tell a silly story? Have you ever wanted to be a writer? Join us for tales, games and crafts that will get you thinking like a storyteller! Ages 9-11
    Friday Jun 22
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Saturday Jun 23
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jun 25
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    • Teen Comic Club
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Talk about your favorite comics, graphic novels and manga with friends and get creative by writing and drawing your own comics. Ages 12-17
    Tuesday Jun 26
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Beginner Robotics
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
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    • What is a robot? How does it work? This incredible workshop will explore energy, circuitry and the "language" robots speak:programming. You'll take control of your own Bee-Bot and test out some challenges! Limit of 30 participants. Presented by COSI. Ages 6-11.
    Wednesday Jun 27
    • Family Story Time
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Families that read together, achieve together! Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to child your child early literacy skills!
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    • Homework Help Center
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Complete your summer school projects and reading assignments under the guidance of our staff and volunteers to defeat the summer slump! Grades K-12
    Thursday Jun 28
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • On your Mark, Get Set..."Guac!"
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Energetic, fun presentation about nutrition and food preparation. Learn how to make healthy food choices through hands on activities and healthful snack preparation. Limit of 30 participants. Presented by Food Matters. Ages Preschool and up.
    Friday Jun 29
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Saturday Jun 30
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jul 2
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Jul 3
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Archaeological Excavation Day
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Calling all junior Archaeologists! Come and participate in an archaeological dig to discover real artifacts. Get your hands in the dirt! Limit of 40 participants. Presented by Jeff White. Ages 7-11.
    Wednesday Jul 4
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    Thursday Jul 5
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Origami Yoda
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Do you speak Wookiee? Do you have the wisdom of Yoda? Come to the library to explore author Tom Angleberger's zany world of Origami Yoda. Ages 9-11
    Friday Jul 6
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Saturday Jul 7
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jul 9
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    • Teen Comic Club
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Talk about your favorite comics, graphic novels and manga with friends and get creative by writing and drawing your own comics.
    Tuesday Jul 10
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Dance Fitness
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Dance your way to fitness with choreographed dance moves to popular music. Learn the history of dance fitness and try your hand at making up routines of your own. Presented by LaToya King. Ages 6-11.
    Wednesday Jul 11
    • Family Story Time
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Families that read together, achieve together! Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to child your child early literacy skills!
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    • Homework Help Center
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Complete your summer school projects and reading assignments under the guidance of our staff and volunteers to defeat the summer slump! Grades K-12
    Thursday Jul 12
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • I Want My Hat Back: Celebrating The Art of Jon Klassen
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 2013 Caldecott winner Jon Klassen's art inspires imagination from a thieving fish to yarn that never runs out. Come to the library to explore his artwork and make some art of your own. Ages 5-8
    Friday Jul 13
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Saturday Jul 14
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jul 16
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students in grades kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Jul 17
    • YouMedia
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Make your mark, and drop into YouMedia Teens to create music, videos, digital art, and photographs! A mentor is available to help Mondays-Thursdays 12pm-4pm.
    • Rockin' Pirate Magic
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Driving Park
    • More Information
    • Get ready for a magical treasure hunt. Are Erica and her pirate crew searching for gold or for Sedgewick the live hedgehog? They will embark on a 30-minute fun adventure to uncover magical buried treasure and a spiky friend! Presented by Erica Carlson. Ages 2-7.

    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:
    2 - 3 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    2 - 3 p.m.
    Friday:
    2 - 3 p.m.
    Saturday:
    2 - 3 p.m.