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Bexley Public Library programs

Upcoming programs and events at the Bexley Public Library, 2411 E. Main St., are listed below. The library is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 614-231-2793 or visit


An art exhibit by Jeff Turner will be featured through the end of October. A Paper Pups display by Hiroshi Hayakawa will be available for viewing in the commons (former reference room) through the end of September.

In addition, a snow globe collection provided by local Bexley student Cooper Denison is on display outside of the Youth Services Department.


Children in grades K-5 are invited to read a book of their choice to a fuzzy, friendly, trained therapy dog from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12. The program is helpful for reluctant or struggling readers.

Call the Youth Services Department at 614-231-2878 or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute time slot.


A Technology Tutor Tuesday program will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17.

Adults who need help setting up an email, using Microsoft Word or Excel, or saving photos to the cloud can make an appointment with a technology tutor. Sign up for a 30-minute session, specifying what kind of tutoring is needed. Call 614-231-2793 or stop by to register.


Adults can learn all about what can be done using a Google account from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19. Participants should come prepared with a Google username and password. Those who need assistance in creating one can call 614-231-2785 or visit the Tech Center for assistance.

Register is required for this program, either by going online, calling 614-231-2793, or stopping by the library.


Adults and teens interested in using streaming services such as Pandora, Songza, Spotify and to listen to music are invited to a program set for 2 to 3 p.m. Sept. 22.

Advance registration is required.


Marc Ziegler, president and CEO of Midwest College Planning, will navigate parents through the financial aid process from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24.

Adults and teens can learn more about related topics such as academics, extracurricular activities, test preparation, college settings and price points.