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All Book'd Book Club In-Person or via Zoom

2021-10-26 17:30:00 2021-10-26 18:30:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis All Book'd Book Club In-Person or via Zoom Join library staff members Shelly and Maria to discuss the non-fiction book "Anne Perry and the Murder of the Century" by Peter Graham. Columbus

Tuesday, October 26
5:30pm - 6:30pm

Add to Calendar 2021-10-26 17:30:00 2021-10-26 18:30:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis All Book'd Book Club In-Person or via Zoom Join library staff members Shelly and Maria to discuss the non-fiction book "Anne Perry and the Murder of the Century" by Peter Graham. Columbus

Columbus

Meeting Room 4

Join library staff members Shelly and Maria to discuss the non-fiction book "Anne Perry and the Murder of the Century" by Peter Graham.

You can attend in-person, or via Zoom. Pick up a copy of the book at the library, or via curbside service.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Book Discussions |

Columbus

Phone: 812-379-1255

Hours
Mon, Nov 29 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Nov 30 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 01 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 02 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 03 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 04 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Dec 05 Closed

About the branch

The Main Library is located in the Cleo Rogers Memorial Library in downtown Columbus at 536 Fifth Street. Completed in 1969 and designed by architect I.M. Pei, it features library collections for children, teens, and adults. It also houses the Columbus Indiana Architectural Archives, Indiana Room, and Digital Underground Media Lab.

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Wed, Dec 01, All day
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Pick up a kit at Adult Circulation, available December 1, to make a unique cookie cutter wrapped in twine with a bell hanging from the center.

Wed, Dec 01, All day
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Enjoy some fresh air and one of our StoryWalks®! A StoryWalk® is a picture book you read as you walk along a path or sidewalk.

Wed, Dec 01, All day
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Enjoy some fresh air and one of our StoryWalks®! A StoryWalk® is a picture book you read as you walk along a path or sidewalk.

Wed, Dec 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
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Join us outside at Clifty Park at the covered shelter next to the playground.

Wed, Dec 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
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Join us for a storytime that will happen "whatever the weather"! We will meet outside at Clifty Park in the covered shelter next to the playground.

Wed, Dec 01, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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This month during Skill Builders, a program for adults with developmental or intellectual disabilities, participants make holiday ornaments while playing Name That Tune Holiday edition.

Wed, Dec 01, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
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Watch a movie or TV show in the Teen Area. Selections will be voted upon at the Teen Desk.

Wed, Dec 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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During this live event chef paula watson, owner of purely paula catering, will demonstrate how to make two candy barks - classic peppermint and mixed nut & dried fruit.

Thu, Dec 02, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Columbus - Meeting Room 4
Fourth session of five week course led by instructor Katherine Hilden. Classes are for beginning and continuing drawing students.

Thu, Dec 02, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Teen Area
Every Thursday after school, play games including Unocorns, Unstable Unicorns, Exploding Kittens, Catan, and more!

Thu, Dec 02, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Library Patio
Each month kids in grades 3-6 can explore a new hobby or interest.

Thu, Dec 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Columbus - Meeting Room 4
Professional artist, Indiana Artisan, and Déjà Vu Art and Fine Craft organizer Marilyn Brackney leads you in two wonderful projects: It's Marbleous! and Fold Origami Boxes. Limit of 8
This event is full

Fri, Dec 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Library Patio
A littles-friendly version of Builder?s Guild!

Fri, Dec 03, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Columbus - Zoom 1
Become a Dementia Friend and attend a one-hour workshop with Sandy Allman, a trained Dementia Champion representing Dementia Friends Indiana.

Fri, Dec 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Library Patio
Join library staff and fellow builders to create, share, and have fun!

Fri, Dec 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Teen Area
Decorate a hanging ornament for your favorite holiday. All supplies provided.

Fri, Dec 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Louie and Teresa Green are back singing classics such as "Frosty the Snowman" and "Silver Bells" plus an original song entitled, "Make the Difference in Christmas."

Mon, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Remember Fortnite? Log on to our Teen Discord Server to watch Decker build, fight, and farm in everyone?s favorite battle royale game from 2017.

Mon, Dec 06, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Columbus - Meeting Room 4
Play games with Dakota! Games include Unstable Unicorns, Uno, Catan, Villainous, and more. All games and materials provided. Masks required.

Mon, Dec 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Columbus - Zoom 2
Battlefield expert Robert Mueller reviews the why and how the Japanese almost wiped out the American Pacific Fleet in one fell swoop.

Mon, Dec 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Columbus - Facebook
Join us for this one of a kind Disney Request Piano Show!

Tue, Dec 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us in the lobby of The Commons for indoor Toddler Time!

Tue, Dec 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us in the lobby of The Commons for indoor Storytime!

Tue, Dec 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Teen Area
Test your knowledge of all things Disney at Teen Trivia Night!

Tue, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Columbus - Meeting Room 4
Join Library staff member Shelly to make an enchanting winter globe scene that lights up!

Wed, Dec 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us outside at Clifty Park at the covered shelter next to the playground.

Wed, Dec 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us for a storytime that will happen "whatever the weather"! We will meet outside at Clifty Park in the covered shelter next to the playground.

Wed, Dec 08, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Teen Area
Watch a movie or TV show in the Teen Area. Selections will be voted upon at the Teen Desk.

Thu, Dec 09, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Columbus - Meeting Room 4
Final session of five week course led by instructor Katherine Hilden. Classes are for beginning and continuing drawing students.

Thu, Dec 09, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Teen Area
Every Thursday after school, play games including Unocorns, Unstable Unicorns, Exploding Kittens, Catan, and more!

Thu, Dec 09, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
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Join Columbus Indiana ACCUEIL for a special French storytime on the library Facebook page and Youtube channel .

Thu, Dec 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus - Conference Room
Make connections, learn, and share with other area authors.

Fri, Dec 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Library Patio
Join library staff and fellow homeschooling families on the library patio to talk, share ideas, and socialize in a relaxed setting - no obligations, just an opportunity to connect with one another.

Fri, Dec 10, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Zoom 1
Visit librarian Christina?s island dressed in your holiday best and ready to compete in various tourneys and play Tag, Sardines, and Hide-and-seek! Dodo Code will be shared in the Zoom chat.

Fri, Dec 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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Love Minecraft? We do too!

Mon, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Conference Room
Monthly meeting of the Bartholomew County Public Library Board. Open to all. Due to the Covid pandemic, the meeting may be conducted via Zoom. Email [email protected] for the link to participate.

Mon, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Library Plaza
Make some unique crafts during this hour long program!

Mon, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Watch Dakota play this classic Star Wars game FOR THE FIRST TIME! It will probably be a sad, pitiful attempt. Come laugh at Dakota. Email Dakota at [email protected] to join the Discord Server.

Tue, Dec 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us in the lobby of The Commons for indoor Toddler Time!

Tue, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Columbus - Library Plaza
Join Elemental Yoga for a yoga adventure as we explore, imagine and move.

Tue, Dec 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us in the lobby of The Commons for indoor Storytime!

Tue, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Facebook
Do you enjoy arts & crafts? 

Tue, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Library Patio
Do you enjoy playing games?

Tue, Dec 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Zoom 1
This program provides young adult writers with the space to write and share original works of poetry in a supportive environment. Register for the Zoom link, or email Decker at [email protected]

Tue, Dec 14, 8:00pm - 8:30pm
Columbus - Take and Make
Do you enjoy arts & crafts? 
This event is full

Tue, Dec 14, 8:00pm - 8:30pm
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Do you enjoy cooking?
This event is full

Wed, Dec 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us outside at Clifty Park at the covered shelter next to the playground.

Wed, Dec 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us for a storytime that will happen "whatever the weather"! We will meet outside at Clifty Park in the covered shelter next to the playground.

Wed, Dec 15, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Teen Area
Watch a movie or TV show in the Teen Area. Selections will be voted upon at the Teen Desk.

Wed, Dec 15, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
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Do you enjoy playing Bingo?

Thu, Dec 16, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Teen Area
Every Thursday after school, play games including Unocorns, Unstable Unicorns, Exploding Kittens, Catan, and more!

Fri, Dec 17, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Library Plaza
Join Elemental Yoga for a yoga adventure as we explore, imagine and move.

Fri, Dec 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Meeting Room 5
Play as a demonic spirit of winter and hunt a human through a snowstorm to feed them to your mistress. All materials provided. Masks required.

Sat, Dec 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Library Patio
Join us outside on the patio for a Frosty Family Storytime!

Mon, Dec 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join the Bartholomew County Public Library for this pop-up storytime. Enjoy some winter themed stories, puppets, songs, and rhymes. Sans Souci is located at 1526 13th street

Mon, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Zoom 1
Help plan programs for 2022 and get a start on planning for Summer Reading!

Mon, Dec 20, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Library Plaza
The day of the winter solstice is the shortest day of the year!

Mon, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus - Meeting Room 4
Learn about different photography topics and share what you know. Minimal annual dues involved after one to two meetings.

Mon, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbus - Zoom 1
Read any teen book that you find as a cozy read and come prepared to share about what you read.

Tue, Dec 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us in the lobby of The Commons for indoor Toddler Time!

Tue, Dec 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us in the lobby of The Commons for indoor Storytime!

Tue, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Columbus - Library Patio
Join in this winter themed Music & Movement!

Tue, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Columbus - Meeting Room 4
Celebrate the beginning of Yule in this safe and affirming environment. Craft materials and refreshments provided. Masks required.

Wed, Dec 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us outside at Clifty Park at the covered shelter next to the playground.

Wed, Dec 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Columbus - Non-Library Location (See description)
Join us for a storytime that will happen "whatever the weather"! We will meet outside at Clifty Park in the covered shelter next to the playground.

Wed, Dec 22, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Columbus - Teen Area
Celebrate the last day of the semester with hot chocolate and a movie in the Teen Area!

Wed, Dec 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Columbus - Library Patio
Join us outside on the patio for screenings of some favorite Holiday TV Specials "Olaf's Frozen Adventure" and "Prep and Landing"

Sun, Dec 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Columbus - Facebook
View this recorded Kwanzaa celebration organized by the local NAACP at facebook.com/mybcpl or youtube.com/mybcpl.

Tue, Dec 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
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Join library staff members Shelly and Maria to discuss "The Stonecutter's Aria" by Carol Faenzi, who joins the discussion via Zoom.