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The Grandview Heights/Marble Cliff Memorial Day Parade will take place Saturday, May 28, at 10 am.
The parade begins 10 am at Cambridge and First Avenues and continues down First Avenue to Oxley Road.
The route will impact access to the library during the morning.
- Some streets near the library will be closed approximately 9-11:30 am.
- Access the library from the south or park and cross First Avenue by foot during this time.
- The parade should be past the library by 10:30 am.
Look for the library in the parade!
- GHPL Board of Trustees President Al Cincione, Friends of the Grandview Library President Kelly Reo, and Youth Services staff will be riding in two vehicles generously provided by Larry Burchfield of Third Ave. Auto.
- GHPL Director Ryan McDonnell and GHPL Foundation President Analisa Trares will be riding in the GHPL PopUp Library.
Join us for great programs, live music, and fun for all ages June-August 2016 (brochure PDF).
05/26-07/30: Summer Reading Clubs for all ages
06/02: 3rd Annual Grandview Chocolate Walk
06/06-27: FILM: Revenge of Summer Campy Movies
06/07-07/26: 31st Annual Music on the Lawn
06/16: Historic Hotels of Columbus, Ohio
07/11-08/01: FILM: Stanwyck Noir
07/23: The 23rd Annual Lazy Daze of Summer Festival
08/01-18: Book Art Contest
08/08-29: FILM: Wilder, Wildest
05/26-07/30: Be a Volunteen
06/11: Youth Biz Lemonade Day Workshop
06/24: Locked In at the Library: Glow-in-the-Dark Party
07/11: Christmas in July
07/22: The Grandview Games
06/06: Ready, Set, Pet
06/11: Ready, Set, Race
06/11: Youth Biz Lemonade Day Workshop
06/17: Ready, Set, Om
06/18: Donuts with Dad
06/22: Ready, Set, Rescue
06/29: Ready, Set, Mo
07/16: Ready, Set, Zoo
07/20: Ready, Set, Blast Off
07/27: THEATER: Jack and the Beanstalk
Book Discussion Group
Grandview Library Writers Group
1-on-1 Career Coaching
Red Cross Blood Drives
Reserve books from student reading lists compiled by Grandview school teachers and GHPL staff!
GHPL has partnered with the Grandview Heights Schools to provide these recommended titles through our catalog.
FROM GRANDVIEW SCHOOL TEACHERS
- Preschool to Kindergarten
- Grades 1-2: Classics & Modern Classics, Nonfiction
Grades 3-4: Classics & Modern Classics, Nonfiction
- Grades 5-6: Classics & Modern Classics, Nonfiction
- Grades 6-8: Fiction, Nonfiction
High School & Beyond
A to Z Mysteries by Ron Ray
The Time Warp Trio
The Boxcar Children
FROM GHPL STAFF
- Grades 1-2 Fiction, Nonfiction
- Grades 3-4 Fiction, Nonfiction
- Grades 5-6 Fiction, Nonfiction
- Grades 6-8 Fiction, Nonfiction
- High School and Beyond Fiction, Nonfiction
- Business for Kids
FROM THE ASSOCIATION FOR LIBRARY SERVICE TO CHILDREN (ALSC)
Questions? Call Youth Services at 614-481-3778.
The Grandview Heights Public Library Foundation proudly presents the 3rd Annual Grandview Chocolate Walk to benefit the Grandview Library Endowment Fund. The event also highlights Grandview’s outstanding, pedestrian-friendly business district.
- Purchase tickets:
- Online by credit card via PayPal
- At the library Circulation desk by cash or check
- Each $25 ticket allows the holder to collect a chocolate treat at 23 Grandview merchants on a route from the library down First and Grandview Avenues.
- Limited number of tickets available; ticket sales end when sold out or on Monday, May 30, whichever comes first.
- ALL TICKETS will be picked up “will call” the afternoon/evening of the walk on Thursday, June 2. The walk is from 6-8 pm; tickets will be available at the library beginning at 4 pm. Each ticket will be on a lanyard and accompanied by a bag to help you collect treats.
- Join the Facebook event!
For more information, contact:
Now, you can use it to check out materials and access services at participating libraries throughout central Ohio without having multiple library cards!
Services and programs vary, so check with each library before you go.
- Bexley Public Library
- Columbus Metropolitan Library
- Grandview Heights Public Library
- Marysville Public Library
- Pickaway County District Public Library
- Pickerington Public Library
- Plain City Public Library
- Southwest Public Libraries
- Upper Arlington Public Library
- Wagnalls Memorial Library
- Worthington Libraries
The Great Grandview Garage Sale will take place throughout Grandview Heights and Marble Cliff on Saturday, May 7, from 9 am-3 pm!
- 10 am-4 pm: Grandview Library Surplus Sale at the library.
- Noon-4 pm: Donation drive and e-waste recycling event at the Grandview Service Department, 1525 Goodale Blvd.
Mon-Thurs 10 am-8:30 pm
Friday 10 am-6 pm
Saturday 10 am-5 pm
Sunday 1-5 pm
1685 West First Avenue
Columbus, OH 43212
Circulation (614) 486-2951
Reference (614) 481-3776
Youth Services (614) 481-3778
Administration (614) 486-2954
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