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    Location Details

    1600 E. Long Street
    Columbus, OH 43203
    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 - 5 p.m.

    Nearby Locations

    Driving Park, Main Library, Shepard

    Other Locations

    Keisha Gibbs

    Keisha Gibbs

    Hey there! I'm Keisha Gibbs, manager of the Martin Luther King Branch. My favorite book is The Bible, I also enjoy painting, scrapbooking and spending time with my family.

    Stop by – I'd love to show you what we offer at Martin Luther King.

    Upcoming Events
    Tuesday Jul 17
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Archaeological Excavation Day
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Wednesday Jul 18
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Thursday Jul 19
    • MLK Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Are you a tween or teen looking for positive experiences to help you reach your goals? If so, join us for Club MLK this summer! We build skills through art, games, career exploration, and more--something new each week!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    • Career Institute: 4 Week Course
    • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Want to increase your chances for getting a job and learn about exciting careers? Expanding Visions Foundation presents the Career Institute for students in 9th - 12th grades. A 4-week course focused on helping you learn the skills to find a job or career. Register to reserve your spot and fill out the application at http://expandingvisions.net/ciapplication
    Friday Jul 20
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Saturday Jul 21
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    Tuesday Jul 24
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • The Super Bouncing Bubble Experiment
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Calling all scientists! We need your help to run an experiment on how to build the toughest bubble. Try out some different formulas and see who can build a Super Bubble! Ages 6-11
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Wednesday Jul 25
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Drawing Super Heroes and Villains
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    • Young artists get to watch animated super hero shorts then draw characters as they work to finish this fun, interactive story. This program promotes drawing, creativity, and storytelling to kids in a super way. Presented by Steve Harpster. Ages 6-11.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Thursday Jul 26
    • MLK Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • Are you a tween or teen looking for positive experiences to help you reach your goals? If so, join us for Club MLK this summer! We build skills through art, games, career exploration, and more--something new each week!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    • Career Institute: 4 Week Course
    • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • Want to increase your chances for getting a job and learn about exciting careers? Expanding Visions Foundation presents the Career Institute for students in 9th - 12th grades. A 4-week course focused on helping you learn the skills to find a job or career. Register to reserve your spot and fill out the application at http://expandingvisions.net/ciapplication
    Friday Jul 27
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Saturday Jul 28
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    Tuesday Jul 31
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Wednesday Aug 1
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6
    • Queen of Kings-Coretta Scott King
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
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    • Listen to stories about Coretta Scott King's trials and triumphs. Learn about her ambitions and how she lived through the difficult days surrounding the death of her husband. Featuring Annette Jefferson. Ages 5-11.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Thursday Aug 2
    • MLK Club
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • Are you a tween or teen looking for positive experiences to help you reach your goals? If so, join us for Club MLK this summer! We build skills through art, games, career exploration, and more--something new each week!
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Friday Aug 3
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Saturday Aug 4
    • Ready for Kindergarten Storytime
    • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    • Martin Luther King
    • More Information
    • Books, songs, stories, and surprises intended to help your preschooler learn to love reading! Ages 3-6

    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
    Tuesday:
    4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Wednesday:
    4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Thursday:
    4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Friday:
    4:30 - 5:30 p.m.