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Today's hours

We're open 9:00AM to 9:00PM

We're closed Sunday April 12

Address
2411 East Main Street
Columbus, OH 43209

Reference & Info(614) 231-2793
Accounts & Renewals(614) 231-8741
Kids & Teens(614) 231-2878

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Adult Services

Bexley Public Library aspires to inspire, teach and move people of all ages.
Come see what we are doing!

Community FocusedAmazing MusicEngaging TalksGreat Guests
UPCOMING ADULT SERVICES EVENTS
Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bexley Public Library
Do you understand your credit score? Would you like to manage your debt more effectively? Come to this Money Smart Week 2020 workshop provided by KeyBank representatives for new financial strategies.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Bexley Public Library
Are you confused about your retirement options, Social Security, and Medicare? Have your questions answered by representatives from the Social Security Administration and OSHIIP. In the QRR.

Fri, Apr 10, 10:30am - 4:30pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code: Bexley.  

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Listen to the best and brightest musicians Capital University has to offer in the ongoing Capital Jazz Series.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library
A fantasy book meeting the 2nd Tuesday of every month. This month's tome - Going Postal by Terry Pratchett

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bexley Public Library
“in Just-spring…” join in the fun and explore the poetry and the humanity of E.E. Cummings. We will look at the life and the infinitely creative way he used words to tackle everything under the sun.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Professor of Art History at CCAD, Ann Shifflet, will take us beyond Frida and Georgia and introduce a number of women artists, who may be unfamiliar but have very much shaped our visual history.

Canceled
Sun, Apr 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bexley Public Library
Updated from last year's session! Learn how to use vacation rental websites like AirBnb, airline booking website Kayak, and TripAdvisor, among other online tools to help plan your next trip.

Canceled
Sun, Apr 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bexley Public Library
Calling all travelers! Learn about the new Ohio Drivers License-ID needed by October 1, 2020 for any air travel or access to federal sites. Elina Teed, of the Ohio BMV, will discuss the requirements.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 29, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Discover creative ways to balance beauty and resilience in your gardens and landscape using native plants and other sustainable gardening techniques, with Franklin County Master Gardener George Peach.

Canceled
Sun, May 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Canceled
Mon, May 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bexley Public Library
Join Professor Michael Flamm as he explores the emergence and impact of the antiwar movement as well as the events and legacies of May 4, 1970.

Canceled
Tue, May 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bexley Public Library
Join us for an informative job help event as part of In-Demand Jobs Week. Ryan Thompson, of ODJFS, will discuss their websites OhioMeansJobs.com & TopJobs.Ohio. gov, plus apprenticeship programs.

Sun, May 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Group Study Room
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Mon, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Bexley Public Library - Tech Center Classroom
Updated from last year's session! Learn how to use vacation rental websites like AirBnb, airline booking website Kayak, and TripAdvisor, among other online tools to help plan your next trip.

Canceled
Tue, May 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Join BPL's Cookbook Club at its annual May Tea Party in the Quiet Reading Room. Club members will bring snacks and their recipes to share. Tea and other beverages will be served. Guests are welcome.

Tue, May 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Join WCBE's film critic, Johnny DiLoretto, for a look at cinema history's most powerful women - onscreen and behind the camera. From Mae West to Greta Gerwig, discover real-life female super heroes!

Tue, May 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Board Room
A fantasy book meeting the 2nd Tuesday of every month. This month's tome - The Once and Future King by T.H. White.

Wed, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Join Columbus Zoo’s Beth Armstrong as she shares her memoir, Voices from the Ape House, a look at western lowland gorillas through the eyes of a zookeeper. In partnership with Gramercy Books.

Sun, May 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Group Study Room
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Sun, May 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
UCelli is a quartet of virtuoso cellists with an individual artistry and combined chemistry that results in an exciting, unique, and vibrant concert experience.

Mon, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bexley Public Library - Quiet Reading Room
Join us to hear some of the wonderful stories and fascinating local history of the Jewish community from the Columbus Jewish Historical Society!

Canceled
Tue, May 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Kaytlyn Schooley of Bickford Senior Living of Bexley will help you research senior living options so you can make the best choices for your loved one. Light refreshments will be served.

Canceled
Wed, May 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bexley Public Library
Enjoy an evening of adventure with local Road Scholar travelers. Learn about these educational travel programs for older adults offered by Elderhostel since 1975, plus the local alumni group CORSAG.

Canceled
Wed, May 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library
Follow along with an episode of The Joy of Painting with Bob Ross. Supplies will be provided. We will be painting the same painting as in March. Registration required.

Thu, May 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
This introductory class will begin the foundation necessary to communicate effectively with Deaf and hard-of-hearing people.

Sun, May 31, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Group Study Room
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Sun, Jun 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Group Study Room
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Sun, Jun 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Group Study Room
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Sun, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Group Study Room
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Fri, Jun 26, 10:30am - 4:30pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Be the lifeline patients need. Give blood.

Sun, Jun 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Group Study Room
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.

Sun, Jul 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Group Study Room
Partnership with the City of Bexley and Jewish Family Services to help connect our 55+ community members and/or their support networks with resources to keep them active and engaged in our community.