Valentine's Day is headed here quick and the city of Columbus is more than ready for the holiday of love. The city is filled with fun, family-friendly activities over the next couple of weeks. Many of these activities are free. Here are a few options.
Friends of the Paul Sawyier Public Library Giant Winter Book Sale
Feb. 7 @ 4 p.m. and Feb. 11 @ 2 p.m.
Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping Street, Frankfort, KY 40601
just in time for Valentine's Day and the book lover in your life comes the Friends of the Paul Sawyier Public Library winter book sale. Stop by and see what all of the fuss is about. No book or media will be priced over $1.
Valentine's Day Mini Make-Overs with Mineral Fusion
Feb. 11 @ 11 a.m.
Mother Earth Foods, 1638 19th Street, Parkersburg, WV 26101
Treat yourself this Valentine's Day to a free mini makeover by aesthetician, Marianne Tiedemann with Mineral Fusion Make-Up. There will be discounts, samples and make-up tips for our participants.
Teen Anti-Valentine’s Day Party
Feb. 14 @ 4:30 p.m.
Old Worthington Library, 820 High Street
Worthington, OH 43085
Celebrate Singleness Awareness Day at the library. Create cards using photos taken in a selfie booth, design and decorate cookies, try your hand at a mini marshmallow contest and make your own "it's great to be me" care package.
Columbus Blue Jackets Winter Park
Feb. 3 thru Feb. 26 @ various time from 11 a.m. on
McFerson Commons across from Nationwide Arena, 218 West St., Columbus, OH 43215
The Columbus Blue Jackets Winter Park, presented by Worthington Industries, is a 3-week long celebration of the winter season at McFerson Commons. The outdoor community rink is open throughout the month of February for public and private skating sessions for $5. There will also be a tall tubing hill towards the front of the park, along with a number of free activities going on throughout the three weeks. The Blue Jackets are scheduled to hold a free team practice at the outdoor rink on Friday, Feb. 10 at 12 p.m.