October Children’s Programs

Wednesdays at 4pm Columbus Library October 5: Mini Pumpkin Decorating Bring your imagination! We will supply all the materials. October 12: Apple Afternoon Apple crafts, snacks, and activities! October 19: LEGO Junior Makers Build something amazing with the library's 10,000 LEGOs! October 26: Nocturnal Animals with Chimney Rock Park Learn all about animals who are [...]

Foothills Chess Club

All ages Mondays from 12:30-4pm Columbus Library Do you know how to play chess? Players of all experience ranges are invited to join the Foothills Chess Club! Learn the basics and then challenge yourself by playing with someone new.


Rising Readers Ages 2-5 Tuesdays at 10:30am Columbus Library Enjoy books, songs, and a special craft or activity every week. Baby Bookworms Ages 0-2 Thursdays at 10:30am Columbus Library Babies and toddlers up to 24 months old will enjoy books, songs, and playtime with special sensory toys. Parents and caregivers can learn fun techniques for [...]

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

FREE BOOKS! All children who live in Polk County can receive one free book per month from the time they are born until they turn five years old. Come to the library and fill out a survey and registration form. Your child will start receiving free books in eight to ten weeks. This program is [...]