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Winter Reading Challenge

 January 2-February 11   

2024-01-07 00:00:00 2024-01-07 23:59:00 America/New_York Winter Reading Challenge -

Sunday, January 07
All day

Add to Calendar 2024-01-07 00:00:00 2024-01-07 23:59:00 America/New_York Winter Reading Challenge Cozying up with a few good books this winter?   -

Cozying up with a few good books this winter?  

Take part in our virtual Winter Reading Challenge through Beanstack!

HOW TO GET STARTED

Download the Beanstack app to get started:

Adults can register yourself and your children. From the account, you will be able to log reading for yourself and your children. 

HOW TO EARN POINTS

  • Log your reading. Every 100 points you earn may be redeemed for a raffle ticket for one of our grand prizes. 
  • Complete challenges.
  • Attend programs. 

PRIZES FOR KIDS

  • A commemorative Brag Tag for signing up.
  • A snowman craft kit for finishing.

RAFFLE DRAWINGS FOR KIDS

  • Family Pass for Four to Grandview Heights Municipal Pool (Summer 2024 - Grandview residents only).
  • Four passes to the Ohio History Connection.
  • Four passes to the Franklin Park Conservatory.

Thank you to these organizations for their generous donations!


PRIZE FOR ADULTS

  • GHPL mug (while supplies last).

RAFFLE DRAWINGS FOR ADULTS

  • $25 gift card to The Rail Grandview.
  • $25 gift card to DK Diner.
  • $25 gift card to Grandview Theater.
  • $25 gift card to Krema Nut Company.

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Hours
About the library

The Grandview Heights Public Library (GHPL) is an award-winning, independent suburban library system known for progressive leadership and friendly, personalized service.  

GHPL is a founding member (1988) and the Administering Library for the Central Library Consortium (CLC), a cooperative among 17 Central Ohio library systems. 67 million items are available to our cardholders through a partnership among the CLC and statewide networks SearchOhio and OhioLINK.  

GHPL celebrates 100 years of serving the community in 2024!

Upcoming events

Sun, Feb 25, All day
Monthly kids' scavenger hunts in Youth Services For kids of all ages

Mon, Feb 26, All day
Monthly kids' scavenger hunts in Youth Services For kids of all ages

Mon, Feb 26, 9:15am - 9:45am
0-18 months

Mon, Feb 26, 10:15am - 10:45am
0-18 months

Mon, Feb 26, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
- Meeting Room
Games, crafts, karaoke, movies - stop by and see what's going on! Grades 4 and up

Tue, Feb 27, All day
Monthly kids' scavenger hunts in Youth Services For kids of all ages

Tue, Feb 27, 9:15am - 9:45am
18-36 months

Tue, Feb 27, 10:15am - 10:45am
18-36 months

Wed, Feb 28, All day
Monthly kids' scavenger hunts in Youth Services For kids of all ages

Wed, Feb 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
2-5 years

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
- Conference Room B
Second & Fourth Wednesdays, 6 - 8pm

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
- Meeting Room
Grades K-3

Wed, Feb 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2-5 years

Thu, Feb 29, All day
Monthly kids' scavenger hunts in Youth Services For kids of all ages

Thu, Feb 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
2-5 years

Thu, Feb 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn about the fascinating Japanese art of miniature tree culture!

Mon, Mar 04, 9:15am - 9:45am
0-18 months

Mon, Mar 04, 10:15am - 10:45am
0-18 months

Mon, Mar 04, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
- Meeting Room
Games, crafts, karaoke, movies - stop by and see what's going on! Grades 4 and up

Tue, Mar 05, 9:15am - 9:45am
18-36 months

Tue, Mar 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
18-36 months

Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
- Meeting Room
Are you thinking about quitting cable? Join us to learn about streaming services.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
2-5 years

Wed, Mar 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2-5 years

Thu, Mar 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
2-5 years

Thu, Mar 07, 10:30am - 4:30pm
- Meeting Room
Donate blood at the library!

Thu, Mar 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
- Conference Room A
Solo violinist blending folk, electronic, and classical music.

Mon, Mar 11, 9:15am - 9:45am
0-18 months

Mon, Mar 11, 10:15am - 10:45am
0-18 months

Mon, Mar 11, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
- Meeting Room
Games, crafts, karaoke, movies - stop by and see what's going on! Grades 4 and up

Tue, Mar 12, 9:15am - 9:45am
18-36 months

Tue, Mar 12, 10:15am - 10:45am
18-36 months

Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
2-5 years

Wed, Mar 13, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
- Conference Room B
Second & Fourth Wednesdays, 6 - 8pm

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2-5 years

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
2-5 years

Thu, Mar 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
- Meeting Room
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day (March 17)! Learn the basics of the Irish folk dance form called “ceili” with GHPL staff member/Irish dance teacher Michaela.
Registration opens Thursday, February 29 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Mar 15, 10:30am - 12:00pm
- Meeting Room
Third Fridays, January 19, February 16, March 15, April 19 & May 17

Sat, Mar 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to play in the realms of fantasy in this classic role-playing game.

Mon, Mar 18, 9:15am - 9:45am
0-18 months

Mon, Mar 18, 10:15am - 10:45am
0-18 months

Mon, Mar 18, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
- Meeting Room
Games, crafts, karaoke, movies - stop by and see what's going on! Grades 4 and up

Tue, Mar 19, 9:15am - 9:45am
18-36 months

Tue, Mar 19, 10:15am - 10:45am
18-36 months

Tue, Mar 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
- Conference Room A
The Grandview Heights Public Library Board of Trustees will hold its regularly-scheduled public meeting in Conference Room A of the library.

Tue, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
- Meeting Room
Dreamsville, The Magic City & Other Historic Ohio Communities

Wed, Mar 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
2-5 years

Wed, Mar 20, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
- Meeting Room
After school drop-in craft program for grades K-3.

Wed, Mar 20, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2-5 years

Wed, Mar 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you want to access e-books, audiobooks, magazines, and newspapers from your smartphone, tablet, e-reader, or laptop? We can help you get started!

Thu, Mar 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
2-5 years