April Computer Classes

We have had a great interest in our computer classes! We will be continuing these in April so come in and sign up, there are two spots open per class and it is on a first come, first serve basis.

If you are too late to sign up for a specific class, write your name under the interested section and we will give you a call when we decide on our next set of dates!

April 4th: Beginning Computers – this class will cover desktop icons, basic and advanced internet searches, and e-mail. THIS CLASS IS FULL.

April 11th: Beginning Computers – this class will cover desktop icons, basic and advanced internet searches, and e-mail. ONE SPOT LEFT.

April 18th: Facebook–this class covers social media. You MUST have an e-mail account to take this class.

April 25th: Beginning Computers – this class will cover desktop icons, basic and advanced internet searches, and e-mail.

Upcoming Events & New Large Print

We just shelved a new selection of large print, come in and check them out!

Chance of a Lifetime—Jodi Thomas

Three Times Blessed –Lori Copeland

Firefly Island—Lisa Wingate

Dandelion Summer—Lisa Wingate

Better than Chocolate — Sheila Roberts

Picture Perfect — Janice Thompson

An Amish Gift— Cythnia Keller

Reunion — Lauraine Snelling

Out of Warranty — Haywood Smith

A Girl Like Janet — Debbie Macomber

Undercover Dreamer — Debbie Macomber

Upcoming Events:

The Library’s annual Bake Sale will be held on March 15th from 10-3.  Stop in to buy some of your favorite treats!

April Children’s Program will be held on Tuesday, April 16th at 4PM! We have decided to hold the program on a weekday to accommodate to the families who are not able to make it on Saturday’s and for kids who need somewhere to hang out right after school! Dr. Gregory will be bringing his dog and will be speaking to the kids about puppies and other animals. Invite your friends and families!


Greenbush Grant Children’s Titles

The following titles are NEW board books: I am a Bunny, Wheels on the Bus, I’m Not Sleepy, Little Red Hen, Trucks, Ten Rubber Duckies, Colors, Pat the Zoo, Five Little Monkeys Jump in the Bath, Harold and the Purple Crayon, Snowy Day, Planes, Baby Woof Woof, Little Mouse and the Red Ripe Strawberry, Blue Hat Green Hat, Opposites, Quiet Bunny, Big Red Barn, Very Hungry Caterpillar, Bear Snores On, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, Little Tug, Planting a Rainbow, Baby Colors, Happy Easter Mouse, and Ollies Easter Eggs.

The following titles are new picture books: Pete the Cat I Love My White Shoes, Little Owls Night, Pete the Cat Rocking in my School Shoes, Little Red hen, Three Little Pigs, Three Billy Goats Gruff, time0Out for Sophie, Old Bear and His Cub, Black Rabbit, A to Z Picture Riddles, Stranger in the Woods, Too Tall Houses, 1-2-3 Peas, One Gorilla: a Counting Book, Let’s Go for a Drive, Pinkalicious, Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons, This Is Not My Hat, I’m Not Reading!, Lamb and the Butterfly, Who’s Who, Skippyjon Jones.

Library to Host Computer Classes

The library will be holding a few free computer classes through the coming months. There are only 2 spots available per class, so hurry in and sign up if you’d like to participate. It’s possible we will host the same classes again if we have enough interest.

March 7th: Beginning Computers — this class will cover desktop icons, basic and advanced internet searches, and email. ONE spot left.

March 14th: Facebook — This class covers social media. You MUST have an email account to take this class. ONE spot left.

March 21st: Resume Writing/Basic Microsoft Word Application. THIS CLASS IS FILLED. (Let us know if you are interested in us hosting this class again)

March 28th: Digital Cameras — Please bring your digital cameras and any cords or pieces that came with the camera. TWO spots open.

We will update you on our future classes for April later in the month. Thank you! Please share with family and friends and anyone you feel that would be interested in these classes!

Quilting Workshop

The Columbus Public Library will be holding a Quilting Workshop on Sunday, February 17th and Sunday, February 24th from 1:30PM-6:00PM, approximately. Gini Daniels will be instructing the participates on how to make a Bargello Pattern Quilt, large enough to serve as a wall hanging, baby blanket, table cloth, or as 4 place mats.

The class will take place in the basement of the library. The enrollment fee is $30.00 which includes the two-day class and a material kit (2 different sets to choose from). Those wishing to participants must bring their own sewing machine, rotary cutter, and mat.

This class has a limited enrollment, so if you would like to participate please visit us at the library to sign up, pick up your material kit, and get a list of supplies you will need to bring!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERABargello Pattern Quilt that the class will be making!

Also, we ask that you please do not wear perfume to the class due to allergies. Thank you!

New YA Books & Teen Program

We just received our most recent order of Young Adult Fiction!
Come and check out these new books:
Crewel – Gennifer Albin
Brooklyn Burning – Steve Brezenoff
The Selection – Kiera Cass
The Girl of Fire & Thorns – Joshua C. Cohen
What Happened to Goodbye – Sarah Dessen
Payback Time – Carl Deuker
The Fault in Our Stars – John Green
Lola and the Boy Next Door – Stephanie Perkins
Anna and the French Kiss – Stephanie Perkins
Falling For Hamlet – Michelle Ray
I’ll Be There – Holly Sloan
The Scorpio Races – Maggie Stiefvater

Saturday, February 16th, the Library will be hosting a Teen Program for teens ages 11 and older! The program will begin at 1PM and will consist of sewing basics. Those attending should bring materials or clothing in need of mending.