Category: Events


Big Book Sale: October 11-14

You’re invited to the Big Book Sale! The Big Book Sale takes place at Main Library in the Larry Black Auditorium and meeting room 1A on the first floor. Interested in volunteering? Learn more! PRE-SALE   Thursday, October 11 4:30…

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Educator Book Sale: July 14-15

Friends of the Library invites all teachers, librarians, childcare centers and homeschoolers to the inaugural Educator Book Sale, July 14-15th in the Larry Black Auditorium at Main Library in downtown Columbus. This book sale will focus on material relevant for…

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Big Book Sale: April 12-15

You’re invited to the Big Book Sale! The Big Book Sale takes place at Main Library in the Larry Black Auditorium and meeting room 1A on the first floor. Interested in volunteering? Learn more! PRE-SALE   Thursday, April 12 4:30…

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Big Book Sale: October 12-15

The Big Book Sale takes place in the Larry Black Auditorium at Main Library. Interested in volunteering? Learn more! PRE-SALE   Thursday, October 12 4:30 – 8:30 PM Friends of the Library members only GENERAL SALE Friday & Saturday, October…

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Library Store Loyalty

The Library Store is excited to announce the launch of its Loyalty Program! The more money you spend in the Library Store, the more reward dollars you get to spend at the upcoming Big Book Sale! Ask about signing up…

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Ohio Online Visual Artist Registry Juried Exhibition – Opening November 19th

Come join us in the Carnegie Gallery to see the new juried show of Ohio artists and cast your vote for the People’s Choice Award. The Show runs from November 19 – January 10. Vote for the People’s Choice award…

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Origins of Abstraction exhibit at Carnegie Gallery – opening reception August 7th

Join the Friends of the Library for the a new show entitled Origins of Abstraction. Opening reception will be on August 7 from 6-8 in the Carnegie Gallery. The show will run from August 7 through September 19th. Don’t miss…

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Come to the Grand Re-Opening of the Library Store!

On Saturday, June 14, join the Friends of the Library as we celebrate the re-opening of the newly renovated and restocked Library Store. Check out the new merchandise and use the coupon below to get 25% off one item. The…

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Impact-Influence exhibit kicks off today in Carnegie Gallery

OPENING RECEPTION:  Thursday, January 16, 5-7 p.m. EXHIBIT DATES: Thursday, January 16 – February 28, 2014 The Columbus Metropolitan Library and Friends of the Library are proud to present IMPACT-INFLUENCE – an exhibit showcasing the rich and varied talents of the…

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See great art, cast your vote for a favorite

The Friends of the Library, in collaboration with Art & Media Division of CML the Ohio Arts Council’s Individual Artist Program, is once again helping to host the Ohio Online Visual Artist Registry Juried Show in the Carnegie Gallery at the Main Library. The exhibition is…

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