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New Karl Road Library Opens, Hilltop Branch to be Next

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Karl Road Library Opens, Hilltop Branch to be Next

The new Karl Road Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library officially opened for business earlier this month. A ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony for the new building, located at 5590 Karl Rd., was held on September 9. A similar event is scheduled for September 30 to celebrate the opening of a newly renovated and expanded […]

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Columbus Libraries to Reopen for Limited Services Monday

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus Libraries to Reopen for Limited Services Monday

The Columbus Metropolitan Library is reopening most of its locations for limited services starting Monday, Feb. 8. Limited services include browsing, pickup for items on hold, returning items, table reservations, use of computers, printing, copying, and faxing, and for some locations, in-person homework and job help. The New Albany Branch will only be open for […]

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Columbus Organizations Return to Temporary Closures, Cancel In-Person Events

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus Organizations Return to Temporary Closures, Cancel In-Person Events

Shadowbox Live has announced it will be suspending ticket sales for in-house audiences through the end of 2020, following guidance from public health officials, the theatre said on Friday, November 20 via social media. The theatre noted the advice of public health officials was both “necessary and life-saving” and added, “The show will go on.” […]

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Coronavirus Update: Call for Impeachment, OSU Suspensions, Party Ban & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Call for Impeachment, OSU Suspensions, Party Ban & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Tuesday, Aug. 25, 16,001 cases and 443 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 21,735 cases and 592 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported by Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health. Statewide, 116,495 cases and 3,996 deaths have been confirmed […]

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Coronavirus Update: Columbus Clippers, Children’s Hospital Marathon & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Columbus Clippers, Children’s Hospital Marathon & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Sunday, July 5, 8,215 cases and 338 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 10,767 cases and 440 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported by Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health. Statewide, 57,151 cases and 2,911 deaths have been confirmed […]

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Library to Offer Curbside Pickup at 4 More Branches

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Library to Offer Curbside Pickup at 4 More Branches

The Columbus Metropolitan Library has announced it will offer curbside pickup at four additional branches starting Tuesday, May 26. On Monday, May 18, CML began offering curbside pickup at three branches: Gahanna, Hillard and Parsons. Come Tuesday, the following branches will also be available for curbside pickup and other limited library services: Dublin Branch — […]

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Coronavirus Update: Columbus Library Furloughs, Nonprofit Impact & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Columbus Library Furloughs, Nonprofit Impact & More

Among the updates for Tuesday, April 14 are an increase in cases and deaths in Franklin County, the furlough of hundreds of Columbus Metropolitan Library staff and a survey giving insight to what Central Ohio nonprofits are facing amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Numbers Franklin County now reports 1,053 cases and 18 deaths, according to […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS & INFORMATION