Events

19 July

Preschool Storytime

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Bring your imagination to dance, sing and pretend using books, flannel boards, rhythm instruments and more. Parents, caregivers and siblings are welcome.---Be spontaneous! No regis... Read more

19 July

ESOL Class

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Conference Room

Practice your listening and speaking skills, achieve conversational ease and learn idiomatic expressions in this free class for adult students of English as a Second Language (ESOL... Read more

19 July

Learn Microsoft PowerPoint

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Study Room North

Customize presentations by learning to create slides, backgrounds and animations in a relaxed and welcoming environment geared towards beginners. If you are unfamiliar with compute... Read more

19 July

Tech Time

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Have fun with stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes featuring a different theme each session. Afterward, stick around for technology time using a variety of devices that promote d... Read more

19 July

Two Truths and a Lie

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Explore the world of fact versus fiction with games and a library-wide scavenger hunt. ... Read more

19 July

Prohibition Walking Tour

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Local History Center

Hear little-known stories about Westerville's long and "dynamic" dry history as guides paint a fascinating picture, debunking myths and telling tales of the city's involvement in t... Read more

19 July

Ice Cream Social, Music & Stories

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Westerville Public Library - Combined Meeting Room (Event)

Enjoy ice cream served by your favorite library staffers and guest scooper Anne Gonzales, State Representative for the 19th District. Then take in live music on the library's fron... Read more

20 July

Westerville's Touch A Truck

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Westerville Community Center

Hands-on fire trucks, police cruisers, larger-than-life construction equipment and more! Bring your preschoolers for an up-close experience with a variety of construction equipment... Read more

20 July

Model Airplane Display

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Media Department

Get a sneak peek of the aircraft models that will be soaring through the air on July 21 at Library Fly Day, hosted by Westerville Model Aeronautics Association. ... Read more

21 July

Library Fly Day: Model Airplane Demonstr...

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Off-Site

See a variety of radio-controlled racing, sport and model planes. An hour of flight instruction begins at 9am. Then, trainers will assist children in trial flights. Location: Alum... Read more

21 July

Death Cafe

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Meeting Room A (Event)

Share what's on your mind related to death and dying in this authentic, participant-led discussion group. There is no agenda or ideology.Tea and refreshments will be provided.Note:... Read more

21 July

Tales@10

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Talk, read, write, play and sing your way into Saturday. This storytime is designed for preschoolers and their families.No registration required.... Read more

21 July

Preserving Garden Herbs

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Meeting Room A (Event)

Enjoy your herbs past the growing season with tips from the Ohio Herb Education Center. This event is a part of the Seed Library series.... Read more

22 July

Teen Movie Matinee: Bad Lip Reading

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Enjoy an afternoon with Chorky and Lumpkinella as their high school musical gets the Bad Lip Reading treatment. Light snacks will be provided.---Be spontaneous! No registration req... Read more

23 July

Rhyme Time

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes with your little ones. Parents and caregivers actively participate. Siblings are welcome.... Read more

23 July

Great Decisions Discussion Group (Wester...

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Westerville Public Library - Off-Site

Discuss critical global issues facing America today with your fellow Westerville Senior Center members. Address: 310 W. Main St.This month's article: U.S. global engagement and the... Read more

23 July

Westerville Senior Center Cookbook Club

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Westerville Public Library - Westerville Senior Center

Take home the cookbook of the month and explore the recipes at your own pace. Then bring your favorite dish to share with your fellow senior center members, try other recipes & dis... Read more

23 July

Unique Boutique

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Create one-of-a-kind crafts from upcycled materials in this 4-week series.... Read more

23 July

Blendon Township Senior Center Book Club

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Blendon Township Senior Center

Read a different book every month, then get together with your fellow Blendon Township Senior Center members for a lively book discussion with Julie K. Address: 6330 Hempstead Road... Read more

24 July

Wee Wonders

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Combined Meeting Room

Enjoy books, songs, activities and rhymes chosen especially for lap babies and walkers. (Parents and caregivers actively participate. Siblings are welcome.)... Read more

24 July

ESOL Class

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Conference Room

Practice your listening and speaking skills, achieve conversational ease and learn idiomatic expressions in this free class for adult students of English as a Second Language (ESOL... Read more

24 July

Garden Explorers

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Off-Site

Gather at the Otterbein Community Garden for a story followed by hands-on learning in the garden. Topics will vary each week, including bees, worms, seeds and soil. ADDRESS: 600 N... Read more

24 July

Rock Climbing with REI

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Meeting Room A (Event)

Learn the fundamentals of rock climbing with an instructor from REI, including ideal locations in and around Ohio.... Read more

24 July

Library Board Meeting & Award Presentati...

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

At this month's meeting of the Board of Trustees, the Auditor of State Award with distinction will be presented to the Library's Fiscal Officer, Dan Griscom. The public is welcome ... Read more

25 July

Rock On!

10:30 AM - 11:10 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Decorate a rock with a friendly message or picture, then share it with a buddy or the new kid on the block. Because kindness rocks!While supplies last.---Be spontaneous! No registr... Read more

25 July

3D Printing at the Library: Thingiverse ...

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Westerville Public Library - Study Room North - Staff

Discover how to use websites Thingiverse and Tinkercad to find or create your own 3D project, then get a free print with the library's 3D printer service.No prior experience is nec... Read more

25 July

Mario Kart IRL

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Combined Meeting Room

Bring your gamer skills to this real-life obstacle course inspired by Mario Kart. Speed around a "racetrack" and try to pop your opponent's balloons while keeping yours safe.... Read more

25 July

Fun at the Farmers Market

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market

Enjoy family-friendly activities and chat with your favorite library staff while grocery shopping at the Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market. Located at the intersection of N. State... Read more

25 July

Let's Make: Stop-Motion Movies

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Create your own short stop-motion movie using LEGOs and iPads after studying famous creations of the past. Note: This is a 3-week workshop held on Wednesdays. ... Read more

25 July

Kiwanis Club of Westerville

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Meeting Room B (Event)

Make a world of difference to the kids in your community with this weekly meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Westerville. About the OrganizationWith more than 600,000 members in more t... Read more

25 July

Vinyl Record Bookends

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Meeting Room A

Make your bookcases stand out with DIY vinyl record bookends. No crafting experience necessary. All supplies will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own records to repu... Read more

26 July

Preschool Storytime

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Bring your imagination to dance, sing and pretend using books, flannel boards, rhythm instruments and more. Parents, caregivers and siblings are welcome.---Be spontaneous! No regis... Read more

26 July

ESOL Class

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Conference Room

Practice your listening and speaking skills, achieve conversational ease and learn idiomatic expressions in this free class for adult students of English as a Second Language (ESOL... Read more

26 July

Great Decisions Discussion Group

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Westerville Public Library - Meeting Room A

Discuss critical global issues facing America today with fellow members of the community. This month's article: Turkey: A partner in crisisNote: At the beginning of each month, a c... Read more

26 July

Descendants Villainous Extravaganza

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Westerville Public Library - Combined Meeting Room

Rock your inner villain while celebrating Disney's Descendants books and movies. Enjoy games and crafts while revisiting your favorite musical numbers on a big screen. Costumes are... Read more

26 July

Junior Teen Advisory Board (JTAB)

6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Middle schoolers, make your voice heard by joining J-TAB, a monthly meeting where members talk about books and share ideas for upcoming teen library activities. Receive volunteer c... Read more

26 July

Read Between the Wines: Group 3

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Westerville Public Library - The Wine Bistro

Enjoy a captivating read paired with a great wine at this unique book club hosted in Westerville at The Wine Bistro with Erin H.Address: 925 N. State St, Westerville, OH 43082 This... Read more

26 July

Meet the Author: Linwood Barclay

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Combined Meeting Room

Celebrate the release of bestselling author Linwood Barclay's newest book, A Noise Downstairs, with the man himself (and a free copy!) Hear about how this psychological thriller bl... Read more

26 July

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

High schoolers, make your voice heard by joining TAB, a monthly meeting where members share ideas about library activities, collections and spaces like the Teen Center. Receive vol... Read more

27 July

Open for 4th Friday

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Combined Meeting Room

Enjoy free wi-fi and parking, pick up your reserves or take a quick break from the crowds as library doors stay open during this Uptown Westerville event. And for family-friendly f... Read more

27 July

4th Friday on the Lawn: African Drumming

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Westerville Public Library - Front Lawn

Drum roll please! Dance, play and make noise at this family drum circle led by award-winning African drum and dance choreographer Queen Najla. Enjoy interactive activities like cal... Read more

28 July

Tales@10

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Talk, read, write, play and sing your way into Saturday. This storytime is designed for preschoolers and their families.No registration required.... Read more

28 July

Guest Storytime with Shirley's Gourmet P...

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Combined Meeting Room (Event)

Enjoy a story hand-picked and read aloud by Anna Mae Blankemeyer, the owner of Uptown Westerville's Shirley's Gourmet Popcorn. A craft or activity will be included and refreshments... Read more

30 July

Rhyme Time

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes with your little ones. Parents and caregivers actively participate. Siblings are welcome.... Read more

30 July

Unique Boutique

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Create one-of-a-kind crafts from upcycled materials in this 4-week series.... Read more

30 July

Android Basics

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Study Room North

Discover the basic functions and features of your Android smartphone or tablet. Bring your device fully charged to follow along with this hands-on demonstration. Note: Unable to at... Read more

31 July

Wee Wonders

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Youth Services Activity Center

Enjoy books, songs, activities and rhymes chosen especially for lap babies and walkers. (Parents and caregivers actively participate. Siblings are welcome.)... Read more

31 July

Morning Book Club

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Meeting Room A

Rise and shine on the last Tuesday of every month for a lively book discussion with your fellow early birds and Kaya B. We'll provide the donuts!This month's book: Britt-Marie Was ... Read more

31 July

ESOL Class

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Conference Room

Practice your listening and speaking skills, achieve conversational ease and learn idiomatic expressions in this free class for adult students of English as a Second Language (ESOL... Read more

31 July

Garden Explorers

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Off-Site

Gather at the Otterbein Community Garden for a story followed by hands-on learning in the garden. Topics will vary each week, including bees, worms, seeds and soil. ADDRESS: 600 N... Read more

1 August

OhioMeansJobs: JobsMobile

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Westerville Public Library - Parking Lot

Visit this mobile career center to learn more about OhioMeansJobs services and receive guidance on your career pathway. Perfect for jobseekers, dislocated workers, businesses, stud... Read more

1 August

Pokemon Party

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Combined Meeting Room

Meet other fans, compete in games, make pin-back buttons and eat Pokemon-themed snacks. Lures will drop on the library's two Pokestops for the duration of the meetup. Bring your DS... Read more

1 August

Learn Microsoft Word

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Study Room South

Learn how to create documents, adjust the look of your text and how to print and save files in a relaxed and welcoming environment geared towards beginners. If you are unfamiliar w... Read more

1 August

Kiwanis Club of Westerville

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Westerville Public Library - Meeting Room B (Event)

Make a world of difference to the kids in your community with this weekly meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Westerville. About the OrganizationWith more than 600,000 members in more t... Read more