The Westerville Public Library is at 126 S. State St. For more information on the following events and programs, call 882-7277, extension 4, or visit

Learn the basics of food preservation with Dr. Susan Shockey of the OSU Extension-Franklin County office, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, in the Meeting Room. Registration recommended.

Parents can learn simple games and activities to help children develop reading skills, 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, in the Activity Center. Registration required.

Registration opens for Fall I Storytimes, Move with Music and Yoga Tales at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1. Thirty-minute storytimes will be offered for a variety of age groups on a weekly basis beginning Sept. 13. Stop by the library; check the website for dates and times; or call extension 5006 for more information.

Chris R. Addison of DeVry University will conduct career exploration sessions for high school students and adults returning to the workforce, 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, and Thursday, Sept. 2, in Meeting Room B. Registration required.