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2411 East Main Street
Columbus, OH 43209

Reference & Info(614) 231-2793
Accounts & Renewals(614) 231-8741
Kids & Teens(614) 231-2878

Bexley Public Library is always virtually open!
Check out what we are doing on our Bexley @ Home page.


Search the catalog, reserve books, check your account & keep up to date with library events - wherever you are!


Summer Community Read Logo | Imagine Your Story

Summer Community Read 2020

Imagine Your Story

June 1st - July 31

It’s that time again!  Summer Community Read begins June 1, and this year, we’re doing things a little differently - Bexley Public Library is taking much of Summer Community Read (SCR) online. Imagine Your Story is this year’s theme and we are excited to help fill your family’s summer with imagination and discovery through reading!

Sign up for Read Squared or drop your printed tracker in the
book drop by August 7th to be entered in randomly drawn prize raffles!
Raffle winners will be notified on August 10th.

Virtual Programming

Check us out on Facebook on Tuesdays at 3:00 pm! We’ve lined up a host of weekly programs designed to keep families entertained and engaged. For details on our programs visit our calendar of events found here.

Bookmark Contest Underway | Vote for Your Favorite

Vote at for your favorite "Imagine Your Story" design in each age category to help determine Bexley Public Library's next selection of printed bookmarks. Voting deadline is August 28th with winners announced in early September.

Track Your Reading with Two Options

Star Reader Coloring Pager
Download and color in the attached PDF coloring page found here and post in your front window to let everyone in Bexley know that there’s a Star Reader in your house!

SCR Bingo Card

SCR isn’t just for the kids! The Adult Services team has devised this summer community read bingo card geared toward adults, but anyone can use it to explore what BPL is offering this summer. Find it here and enjoy!

Kindergarten Superstars

Children entering kindergarten are invited to join us online, with pre-recorded videos AND a live Zoom event, each Monday afternoon for eight weeks. Video will be available each Monday at 1:00 p.m. on Facebook and the Bexley Public Library website. Zoom event will be held each Monday at 2:00 p.m. Stories and activities are designed to help build school and reading readiness. Print your program packet at home or call (614) 231-2878 to request to pick up a paper packet at the library.