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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 bexleylibrary.org.

LIBRARY EXHIBITS

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.

READ WITH ROVER

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.

TECHNOLOGY TUTOR TUESDAYS

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.

INTRODUCTION TO GOOGLE

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.

EXPLORING MUSIC ON THE INTERNET

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

Advance registration is required.

COLLEGE PLANNING WORKSHOP

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.

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