• Location Details

    850 N. Nelson Road
    Columbus, OH 43219
    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

    Linden, Main Library, Martin Luther King

    Other Locations

    Christiana Trecker

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    Hi, I’m Christiana Trecker, manager of the Shepard Branch. My favorite book is Life After Life by Kate Atkinson. I also enjoy cooking, traveling and spending time with my family and friends.

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

    Upcoming Events
    Monday May 21
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
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    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday May 22
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Wednesday May 23
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Thursday May 24
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Friday May 25
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Monday May 28
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Tuesday May 29
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Wednesday May 30
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    Thursday May 31
    • After School Snack
    • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Stop by for a free snack provided by Children's Hunger Alliance. Ages 5-18
    • Reading Buddies
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Monday Jun 4
    • Dance Fitness
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
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    • 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.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Jun 5
    • Dance and Sing with Miss Marlene
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Shepard
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    • A high-energy show with lots of audience participation, surprises and laughter. Sing along with Miss Marlene to preschool favorites like "Old MacDonald". Ages 1-6.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
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    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Wednesday Jun 6
    • Fly Guy and Friends
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
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    • Fly Guy and his friends can't wait to see you at this silly program. Ages 5-8
    • Quiet Reading Lounge
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Drop in and cozy up with your favorite books!
    Thursday Jun 7
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Shepard
    • 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
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Friday Jun 8
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Join Reading Buddies for an hour of fun activities that help boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jun 11
    • Family Fun Drum Circle
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
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    • Dance with box drums, conga, djun djun, and other percussion instruments. Join Queen Najla for the Limbo and other games. Featuring Shirley Parish. Ages 5 and up and families.
    • Reading Buddies
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Tuesday Jun 12
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
    • Shepard
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    • Parents, your child needs early literacy skills to be ready for kindergarten. Learn how you can use books, songs, and fun activities to teach your preschooler! Ages 2-6 years
    • Reading Buddies
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Wednesday Jun 13
    • Captain Underpants
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
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    • Tra-la-la Come to the Captain Underpants program for literacy-based activities and an Extra-Crunchy Bit O' Fun. Ages 5-8
    • Quiet Reading Lounge
    • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Drop in and cozy up with your favorite books!
    Thursday Jun 14
    • Ready for Kindergarten Class
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Shepard
    • 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
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.
    Friday Jun 15
    • Reading Buddies Power Hour
    • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • Join Reading Buddies for an hour of fun activities that help boost your reading comprehension skills! Grades K-3rd.
    Monday Jun 18
    • Reading Buddies
    • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Shepard
    • More Information
    • 15 minutes of one-on-one reading practice for students kindergarten-third grade.

    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:
    4:30 - 6 p.m.
    Tuesday:
    4:30 - 6 p.m.
    Thursday:
    4:30 - 6 p.m.