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Andrew Carnegie Day

2019-08-11 14:00:00 2019-08-11 15:30:00 America/New_York Andrew Carnegie Day Main Library

Sunday, August 11
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-08-11 14:00:00 2019-08-11 15:30:00 America/New_York Andrew Carnegie Day An afternoon of activities to commemorate the life & times of Mr. Carnegie, 100 years later. Take a guided architectural tour of the original Carnegie library and view a new historical photo exhibit. Main Library

Main Library

Atrium

An afternoon of activities to commemorate the life & times of Mr. Carnegie, 100 years later. Take a guided architectural tour of the original Carnegie library and view a new historical photo exhibit.

Andrew Carnegie Day at Main Library

Sunday, Aug. 11
2-3:30 p.m.

Columbus Landmarks Walking Tour
Take a historical tour of Main Library’s original Carnegie Building, led by Columbus Landmarks. See the iconic indoor and outdoor architectural features of Carnegie libraries found all over the world, and hear about how Columbus came to have one of its own. Free guided tour begins at 2 p.m. in Main Library's History Gallery. Please RSVP for the tour.

A Look Back: Andrew Carnegie, 100 Years Later
Stop in the History Gallery on Main Library’s 2nd floor to see a new exhibit commemorating the life and times of Andrew Carnegie (Nov. 25. 1835-Aug. 11, 1919), who donated $200,000 to fund the building of Main Library.

Activities for Kids
Meet in the Atrium to build a mini-Main Library, decorate a top hat and have a photo taken with the man himself.

TAGS: | Exhibit | Community Event |

Main Library

Phone: 614-645-2275

Hours
Mon, Aug 19 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Aug 20 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Aug 21 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Aug 22 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Aug 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 24 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Aug 25 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Tue, Aug 20, 9:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Aug 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Tue, Aug 20, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Tue, Aug 20, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Aug 20, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Aug 21, 9:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Wed, Aug 21, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Wed, Aug 21, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Aug 21, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Aug 21, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room 3B

Thu, Aug 22, 9:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room 2A

Thu, Aug 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Thu, Aug 22, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Thu, Aug 22, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Thu, Aug 22, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Fri, Aug 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Fri, Aug 23, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Fri, Aug 23, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Fri, Aug 23, 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Sat, Aug 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Area

Sat, Aug 24, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Sat, Aug 24, 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Sat, Aug 24, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 1A

Sat, Aug 24, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Sun, Aug 25, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Mon, Aug 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Mon, Aug 26, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Mon, Aug 26, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Mon, Aug 26, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Tue, Aug 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Tue, Aug 27, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Tue, Aug 27, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Aug 27, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Aug 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Wed, Aug 28, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Wed, Aug 28, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Aug 28, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Thu, Aug 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Thu, Aug 29, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Thu, Aug 29, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Thu, Aug 29, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Fri, Aug 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Fri, Aug 30, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Fri, Aug 30, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Fri, Aug 30, 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Sat, Aug 31, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Area

Sat, Aug 31, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Classroom

Sat, Aug 31, 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Sat, Aug 31, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Sep 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Tue, Sep 03, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Sep 03, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Sep 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Wed, Sep 04, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Sep 04, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Thu, Sep 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Thu, Sep 05, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Thu, Sep 05, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Fri, Sep 06, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Fri, Sep 06, 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Sat, Sep 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Area

Sat, Sep 07, 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Sat, Sep 07, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Sun, Sep 08, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Mon, Sep 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Mon, Sep 09, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Mon, Sep 09, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Mon, Sep 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Sep 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Tue, Sep 10, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Sep 10, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Tue, Sep 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Sep 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Wed, Sep 11, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Sep 11, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Thu, Sep 12, 9:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room 2A

Thu, Sep 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Thu, Sep 12, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Thu, Sep 12, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Thu, Sep 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room 2A

Fri, Sep 13, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Fri, Sep 13, 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Sat, Sep 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room 3B

Sat, Sep 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Area

Sat, Sep 14, 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Sat, Sep 14, 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Sat, Sep 14, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Sun, Sep 15, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Mon, Sep 16, 9:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room 2A

Mon, Sep 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Mon, Sep 16, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Mon, Sep 16, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Tue, Sep 17, 9:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Sep 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Tue, Sep 17, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Tue, Sep 17, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Tue, Sep 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Sep 18, 9:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Sep 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Wed, Sep 18, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Wed, Sep 18, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Sep 18, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room 3B

Wed, Sep 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Reading Room

Thu, Sep 19, 9:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room 2A

Thu, Sep 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area

Thu, Sep 19, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 2A

Thu, Sep 19, 3:00pm - 7:00pm