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.
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.

Family History Day Saturday, Oct. 5
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Join us for a full day of free genealogy and history activities. Tony Burroughs, nationally known genealogist and author of Black Roots, will present four sessions. Bring items from your own family history to be scanned and take a tour of Local History & Genealogy and Digital Lab spaces at Main Library.

Find the full schedule and register here. Seating is limited.

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.

Music in the Atrium Sunday, Nov. 10
3-4 p.m.

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day with Latin American music by the trio Flautango.

Music in the Atrium Thursday, Nov. 14
6:30-7:30 p.m.

Opera Columbus presents a musical & spoken-word performance. The Voice of Freedom: Civil Rights will introduce audiences to the operatic art form by celebrating African-American cultural history through song.

This unique production will highlight gospel, jazz and works from the Civil Rights Movement. Universal in its emotional and musical appeal, The Voice of Freedom will share the African-American experience with audiences of all ages, races and religions.

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.