Check out our calendar for upcoming adult programs at the Columbus Public Library!
Columbus Public Library is now on YouTube!
The Columbus Public Library has its own YouTube channel where you can find monthly craft videos for adults and a wide array of videos from our children's department.
Programing: In-person, virtual and hybrid
Library programs are either in-person, virtual or a virtual/in-person hybrid. This does very program to program. Information regarding each programs can be found through the event links on the calendar.
Library programs are either in-person, virtual, or a virtual/in-person hybrid. Some library programs meet at off-site locations. Please see event descriptions on the library's calendar for program details.
Information about these and other upcoming events can be found on the library’s calendar.
Afternoon Book Club
3rd Thursday of every month
Exploring newly-published books. Meetings are conducted online via Zoom and in-person at the Columbus Senior Center. If you wish to attend virtually, registration is required and you can register by finding the next event on the library's calendar.
July 21 - The Guest List by Lucy Foley
August 18 - The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich
September 15 - Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead
October 20 - Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell
November 17 - The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams
A Book and a Movie Club
2nd Thursday of every month
Exploring books that have been made into movies. Meetings are conducted online via Zoom and in-person at the Columbus Senior Center. If you wish to attend virtually, registration is required and you can register by finding the next event on the library's calendar.
July 14 - Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
August 11 - The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
September 8 - And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
October 13 - The African Queen by C.S. Forster
November 10 - Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pastnak
Virtual Genealogy Workshop
First Saturday of each month, 9:00am
Workshop with genealogy researcher Chris Behl for those who are interested in searching their ancestry. Meetings are conducted online via Zoom. You may use a smart phone, tablet, or computer to attend this virtual event. Registration is required for virtual events. Visit the library’s calendar to find the next workshop to register.
Mindfulness Matters Meditation Group
First three Wednesdays and fifth Wednesday of the month, 6:30pm
In a group setting, learn the basics of meditation and share some thoughtful time together. Meetings are conducted online via Zoom and in-person in the lower level of the library. If you wish to attend virtually, registration is required and you can register by finding the next event on the library's calendar.
The Library Space
Visit our revamped first floor to find fiction, non-fiction, movies, music and more include free public use computers and a cozy fireplace sitting area. Our friendly staff can help you find new titles, old favorites or answer any question you may have!
Wisconsin's Digital Library
Use your phone, tablet, computer, or eReader to enjoy free books, audiobooks, and streaming video from Wisconsin's Digital Library! You can even browse content by genre and format. This resource is powered by OverDrive, so take a peek at their Getting Started Guide or stop by the library to learn about downloading content to your device.