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“Healthy Community Center” Planned for Former Library Building

Brent Warren Brent Warren “Healthy Community Center” Planned for Former Library Building

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center announced a plan today to turn the former Martin Luther King Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library into a “Healthy Community Center.” Plans call for the 9,000-square-foot building, located at 1600 E. Long St., to be renovated to accommodate a demonstration kitchen, meeting rooms, and a café dedicated […]

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Photos: Opening of the New Martin Luther King Library Branch

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Photos: Opening of the New Martin Luther King Library Branch

On Thursday, Oct. 18, the Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) held a grand opening celebration for the new Martin Luther King branch on the Near East Side. Speakers included representatives from CML and the Martin Luther King branch, as well as Mayor Andrew Ginther, Columbus City Council President Shannon Hardin, Reps. Bernadine Kennedy Kent and Joyce […]

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“Say Hooray for MLK,” Storytime with The Columbus Metropolitan Library

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill “Say Hooray for MLK,” Storytime with The Columbus Metropolitan Library

Enjoy the life and words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through stories. Children ages 2-6 are welcome. Martin Luther King Branch | 10:30 a.m

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Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Black History Month with The CML

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Black History Month with The CML

Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) will celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday with programs at its Martin Luther King and Shepard branches in January. Then, in February, CML will celebrate Black History Month with informative, fun and musical events throughout its 23-location system. Click here for a full schedule of events with dates, times and […]

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Design and Location of New MLK Library Branch Revealed

Brent Warren Brent Warren Design and Location of New MLK Library Branch Revealed

The Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) has released the latest design concept for its new Martin Luther King Branch. It has also revealed a new location for that branch – about two blocks west of the existing library, which sits at 1600 E. Long St. CML Marketing & Communications Specialist Ben Zenitsky confirmed that the new library […]

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