Additional Resources with Bexley Library Card

Starts March 8th

The addition of three new Central Ohio libraries to the Central Library Consortium will expand BPL’s shared catalog to include over five million items. And a new statewide partnership will make millions more available through the SearchOhio and OhioLINK catalogs. In order to make these new resources available and bring three new libraries into the consortium, the library catalog will be limited starting Friday, March 2 - 8.

Here is what you need to know March 2-8:

  • Please bring your library card or account # with you to the library to checkout books or use library computers.
  • There will be no items due. Enjoy an extra week with your library materials and return on March 8.
  • You will not be able to place holds, requests for items, or access your account online during this week.
  • You will still be able to check-out materials in the library with your library card and access digital resources such as Overdrive and Hoopla.

To learn more, visit:


Columbus School for Girls Flower Sale

Funds Benefit Columbus School for Girls!

The Columbus School for Girls Flower Sale is underway. Click here to see a catalogue of flower options, FAQ, and information about payment and delivery. If you have any questions or need assistance with anything along the way, please contact the Flower Sale Committee at 614-427-3597 or Deadline to order is March 16th!


Jeffrey Woods Festival Happening This Weekend

March 3, 2018 at Jeffrey Mansion

The Jeffrey Woods Festival is an educational offering of the Bexley Arboretum and the Bexley Recreation and Parks Department. Come join us at Jeffrey Park (Clifton Shelter) on Saturday, March 3rd for a morning full of maple syrup making, wood chopping, and sawmilling!  

All residents are welcome to come enjoy the festival, but please note that the maple syrup workshop and wood chop shop require registration in order to officially participate. To register for events, visit


Street Smart Drug Prevention Program

Thursday, February 22, 6:00 - 9:00 pm @ BHS Schottenstein Theatre

The Bexley High School is excited to host Operation Street Smart Drug Education. This popular program was created in 2012 by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office as a way to take community-oriented policing to a new level. Street Smart is a collaborative effort between DARE and the Special Investigations Unit, which is the Sheriff's Office undercover narcotics branch. The goal of Street Smart is to provide parents with current and up-to-date information on trends, terminology, paraphernalia, and physiological effects of narcotics and other street drugs.


First Annual ALGA 5k in Memory of Alex Goodwin

March 18 at 9:00 am, starting at Jeffrey Mansion

Come celebrate love, life, and kindness on March 18th for the First Annual ALGA Foundation 5K in memory of Groveport Madison High School grad & Capital student Alex Goodwin who passed away unexpectedly in May of 2016. The 5K will raise funds to continue the random acts of kindness she was known for, as well as fund scholarships for local students who represent her leadership and enthusiasm and for life. The 5K will begin at Jeffery Mansion at 165 N Parkview Ave in Bexley, Ohio, on March 18th at 9:00 am. Register today!