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    Location Details

    3909 N. High Street
    Columbus, OH 43214
    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

    Karl Road, Northern Lights, Northside

    Other Locations

    Jen Hess

    Jen Hess

    Welcome, I'm Jen Hess, manager of the Whetstone Branch. My favorite books are To Kill a Mockingbird and Outliers. I was on The Ohio State University Synchronized Swim Team and I'm a National Champion with a ring to prove it.

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

     

     

    Upcoming Events
    Monday Apr 23
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3
    Tuesday Apr 24
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3
    Wednesday Apr 25
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! Ages 0-6
    Thursday Apr 26
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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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 3-6 years
    Saturday Apr 28
    • 32nd Annual Duckling Day
    • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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    • Join us for the 32nd annual Duckling Day! The parade begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Whetstone Branch. Afterwards, see live ducks, watch a puppet show, and have fun with ducky literacy activities. Pick up a duck costume packet at the branch beginning March 28th. There will be extra ducks masks available the morning of the program.
    Monday Apr 30
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3
    Tuesday May 1
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3
    Wednesday May 2
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! Ages 0-6
    Thursday May 3
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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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 3-6 years
    Monday May 7
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3
    Tuesday May 8
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3
    Wednesday May 9
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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    • More Information
    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! Ages 0-6
    Thursday May 10
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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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 3-6 years
    Saturday May 12
    • Ready For Kindergarten Class
    • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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    • The Library's Ready for Kindergarten Team will offer a free 30 minute session for children ages 3-5 and their parents to "play school." Learn and practice the skills children need to be ready for Kindergarten such as writing your name, letter sounds, cutting with scissors and lining up. Receive homework to continue to practice for Kindergarten.
    • Teen Volunteer Day
    • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    • Earn service hours while helping the library. Come ready to have fun and work hard.
    • Spring Puppet Show
    • 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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    • Join us for our annual spring puppet show. Whetstone's Teen Advisory Board will present several short stories for your enjoyment.
    Monday May 14
    • Baby Laptime
    • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Baby Laptime
    • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Introduce your baby to the joy of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills! Ages 0-18 months
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3
    Tuesday May 15
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • More Information
    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3
    • Volunteen Orientation
    • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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    • Workshop for those that have applied to be a Summer Reading Club Volunteen. Registration is Required
    Wednesday May 16
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Family Storytime
    • 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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    • Families that read together achieve together. Join us for books, songs, and fun activities to teach your child early literacy skills! Ages 0-6
    Thursday May 17
    • Ready for Kindergarten - Preschool Storytime
    • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    • Whetstone
    • More Information
    • 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 3-6 years
    Monday May 21
    • Reading Buddies
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    • Discover the fun of reading with a buddy and improve your reading comprehension skills. Grades K-3

    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 - 5 p.m.
    Tuesday:
    4 - 5 p.m.