12th five-star rating  
The Grandview Heights Public Library is 1 of 8 U.S. public libraries to receive 12 consecutive five-star ratings from Library Journal. Thank you for making us one of the best libraries in the country! 
Art Sale: Henry Rawles
15 beautiful watercolor paintings by the late Upper Arlington artist Henry Rawles are for sale to the public as a GHPL Foundation fundraiser for the library. Paintings will be displayed in Nonfiction on the second floor of the library from February 1-29, 2020. View purchase details, a numbered image list, and Mr. Rawles’ biography.
Picasso Preschoolers
Friday, February 7, 10:15-11 am
Ages 3-5

Learn about art, hear stories, and create your own masterpiece. Registration required.
Mystery Night
Friday, February 7, 7-9 pm
Kids grades 5 & up

Join us for mysteries, prizes, pizza, and games after hours at the library. Space is limited. Register & permission slip required.
Parachute Play for Preschoolers
Saturday, February 8, 11-11:45 am
Ages 3-5

Enjoy activities, songs, and games. Space is limited. Registration required.

Grandview Heights/Marble Cliff Historical Society
Archives Room Open House

Second Sundays from 3-5 pm
Second level of the library in Nonfiction
First Open House: Sunday, February 9, 3-5 pm

Explore artifacts, documents, and fascinating local legends with Grandview Heights/Marble Cliff Historical Society members during new monthly Open Houses in their Archives Room on the second floor of the library. (Open Houses are not intended for individual research requests, which can be arranged by appointment by contacting the Society at
Sidney Poitier
Monday, February 10, 6:30 pm
Monday, February 24, 6 pm

In honor of Black History Month in February, we're offering a film series devoted to the great Sidney Poitier. 
Collage Journaling
Tuesday, February 11, 7-8 pm 
Express yourself, have fun, and enjoy the positive benefits of creating art. Join GHPL staff and artist Dani Joy Collins for a night of crafty non-judgmental expression using found/recycled materials to create something new. No experience required. No fee. Bring a blank journal. Art supplies provided. Registration required.
Enchanted Ground:
The Spirit Room of Jonathan Koons

Thursday, February 13, 7 pm 
Athens, Ohio, author Sharon Hatfield shares the true story from her book about nineteenth-century farmer-turned-medium Jonathan Koons. One of thousands of mediums throughout the antebellum United States during the Spiritualist movement, he attracted visitors from across the country to his southeast Ohio cabin night after night.
Monday, February 17
The Grandview Heights Public Library will be closed for staff training. 

Page to Screen: Picnic at Hanging Rock
Wednesday, February 19, 7 pm
Join GHPL staff members Chris Boerger and Michele Reinhart for a discussion about the book and film adaptation.

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