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Upcoming Events
Mon, Feb 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Join us for a preschool S.T.E.A.M project!
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Mon, Feb 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus
Register for this event instead of the general session if you plan on bringing your own device to code from. Parent required to attend with age 12 and under.

Canceled
Mon, Feb 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus
Join us as we explore and create our own games animations websites and more. Register for this event to use a Chromebook provided by the library. Parent required to attend with age 12 and under.

Mon, Feb 17, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join the Bartholomew County Public Library for this pop-up storytime. Enjoy stories puppets songs rhymes and receive a free book from our Book Express. Sans Souci is located at 1526 13th street

Mon, Feb 17, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Come enjoy a nighttime snack as you listen to stories under twinkling lights! This program is first come first serve. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk.

Mon, Feb 17, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Come enjoy a nighttime snack as you listen to stories under twinkling lights! This program is first come first serve. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Preschool-aged storytime offered Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Both storytime sessions are the same. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk. First come, first served.

Tue, Feb 18, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join the Bartholomew County Public Library for this pop-up storytime. Enjoy stories puppets songs rhymes and receive a free book from our Book Express. Sans Souci is located at 1526 13th street

Wed, Feb 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Toddler-aged storytime offered Wednesdays and Thursdays. Both storytimes sessions are the same. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk. First come, first served.

Wed, Feb 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Preschool-aged storytime offered Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Both storytime sessions are the same. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk. First come, first served.

Wed, Feb 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus - Tween Area
Hang out in the Tween Area after school and use our on-hand craft supplies to let your creative energy run wild!

Wed, Feb 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus - Conference Room
The time has come to pick up your sword and answer the call to adventure!
This event is full

Wed, Feb 19, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Join us for a fun thirty minutes of rhythmic activities put to music. Registration Required

Thu, Feb 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Toddler-aged storytime offered Wednesdays and Thursdays. Both storytimes sessions are the same. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk. First come, first served.

Thu, Feb 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Join us for rhymes, songs, books, & fun - just for babies! (Caregivers welcome too, of course!) Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk.

Thu, Feb 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus - Tween Area
Hang out in the Tween Area after school and play some board games with your friends! Choose a game from the library collection or bring your own to share.

Thu, Feb 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Red Room
Are you still waiting on your Hogwarts letter? Get a jump start on your magical studies with this wizarding-themed DIY session. This month we will finally study Herbology. Bring your friends!

Fri, Feb 21, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
The Bartholomew County Public Library will be leading a pop-up storytime for those visiting the the WIC office. Enjoy stories puppets songs rhymes and receive a free book from the Book Express.

Fri, Feb 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Conference Room
Calling all 4th 5th and 6th grade library lovers! Join Tween Advisory Board to help youth programming specialist Becca organize events choose new things for the library and give feedback on programs. Help make the library a fun welcoming community for tweens. Homeschool and public school tweens are welcome.

Fri, Feb 21, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Do you enjoy arts & crafts. Join us for a fun session of Artistic Friday. Invite a friend to attend as well.

Sat, Feb 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Join us for a Special Saturday Storytime featuring Mickey Mouse! Followed by a fun craft. This program is geared for ages 1-5 but all are welcome.

Sat, Feb 22, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
This month we'll be talking about Owl Diaries! Come in to talk about your favorite Owl Diaries character make an Owl Diaries craft and read a fun chapter from Owl Diaries together!

Tue, Feb 25, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
French Storytime in collaboration with Columbus IN Accueil.

Tue, Feb 25, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
French Storytime in collaboration with Columbus IN Accueil.

Wed, Feb 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus - Tween Area
Hang out in the Tween Area after school and use our on-hand craft supplies to let your creative energy run wild!

Wed, Feb 26, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus - Conference Room
The time has come to pick up your sword and answer the call to adventure! Join Season 1 of our beginner-friendly tween Dungeons & Dragons campaign.

Thu, Feb 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Columbus - Tween Area
Hang out in the Tween Area after school and play some board games with your friends! Choose a game from the library collection or bring your own to share.

Fri, Feb 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Come enjoy this Spanish Storytime. This event is in collaboration with Family School Partners.

Mon, Mar 02, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Come enjoy a nighttime snack as you listen to stories under twinkling lights! This program is first come, first serve. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk.

Mon, Mar 02, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Come enjoy a nighttime snack as you listen to stories under twinkling lights! This program is first come, first serve. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk.

Tue, Mar 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Tue, Mar 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Lower Level Reception Area
Everyone - and everything - deserves a second chance! Join us as we take our unused and extra craft supplies and make them into something new.

Wed, Mar 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Storytimes & More

Wed, Mar 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Thu, Mar 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Thu, Mar 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Sat, Mar 07, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Paper Bag Princess 40th Anniversary Event

Mon, Mar 09, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Come enjoy a nighttime snack as you listen to stories under twinkling lights! This program is first come, first serve. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk.

Mon, Mar 09, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Come enjoy a nighttime snack as you listen to stories under twinkling lights! This program is first come, first serve. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk.

Tue, Mar 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Tue, Mar 10, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
French Storytime in collaboration with Columbus IN Accueil.

Tue, Mar 10, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
French Storytime in collaboration with Columbus IN Accueil.

Wed, Mar 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Wed, Mar 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Thu, Mar 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Thu, Mar 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Stories & More

Fri, Mar 13, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Columbus - Story Time Room
Spring is quickly approaching along with rain showers. Come design your very own umbrella to use during the rainy weather.

Mon, Mar 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus - Story Time Room
Come read to Lottie, the Great Dane! You will have 15 minutes to practice your reading skills. This program is first come, first serve. Pick up your ticket at the Children's Desk.

Mon, Mar 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Columbus - Conference Room
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