Author Talks at Main Library
Join us for a series which brings engaging national authors to Main Library, free and open to all.

at Main Library
Join us for fun and educational programs for the whole family. All events are free and open to all.
Summer Reading Challenge Kickoff with Jim Gill Saturday, June 1
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Fun activities kick off our Summer Reading Challenge, when readers of all ages can earn prizes for just reading. Two special performances by musician and storyteller Jim Gill.

PBJ & Jazz in Topiary Park Family Concert Series Second Saturdays,

11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Storytime in the library followed by a lively outdoor jazz concert and a creative craft activity. Bring your picnic lunch and a blanket.

Andrew Carnegie Day Sunday, Aug. 11

An afternoon of activities to remember and celebrate Mr. Carnegie, who funded the building of Main Library and over 2,500 other libraries throughout the world.

Cartoon Crossroads Columbus Saturday, Sept. 28
11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 29
1-5 p.m.

The international comics and cartoon festival visits Main Library. Meet popular children’s and teen graphic artists, shop the Marketplace for art, mini-comics, graphic novels and signed works, and hear from popular artists during panel discussions. All ages.

Pinocchio Puppet Show Thursday, Oct. 10
10:30 a.m.

Cincinnati’s MadCap Puppets brings a touring performance of Pinocchio to Main Library. Great show for school groups PreK-3.

Hands On Chemistry Saturday, Oct. 26
10 a.m.-3 p.m.

The American Chemistry Society brings science to life with hands-on demonstrations about physical, earth and space sciences.

Holiday Open House Wednesday, Nov. 20
6-8 p.m.

See the official launch of the Huntington Holiday Train. Create holiday crafts and enjoy live music and refreshments. Special guests.