COLUMBUS—Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) will celebrate Black History Month in February with informative, fun and interactive virtual events.
- Thursday, Feb. 4 from 1-1:30 p.m. | Meet Author Kwame Alexander
- Thursday, Feb. 4 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Local History Panel Discussion
- Thursday, Feb. 11 at 10 a.m. | Family Storytime
- Thursday, Feb. 11 at 1 p.m. | Author Talk with Lesa Cline-Ransome
- Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 10 a.m. | Pre-K Storytime
- Thursday, Feb. 18 at 1 p.m. | Science with Jeff White
- Thursday, Feb. 25 at 1 p.m. | Dance with Lisa Marie
Columbus Metropolitan Library has served the people of Franklin County, Ohio since 1873. With its Main Library and 22 branches, CML is well known for signature services and programs like Homework Help, Reading Buddies, Summer Reading Challenge and Ready for Kindergarten. The library’s Strategic Plan supports the vision of “a thriving community where wisdom prevails,” which positions CML to respond to areas of urgent need: kids unprepared for kindergarten, third grade reading proficiency, high school graduation, college and career readiness and employment resources.