Programs for Youth

Wii U Gaming

(Worthington Branch - September through May)

Grades 5-9

 

 

Join us after school on Mondays until 4:45 p.m. to challenge your friends at Wii U Gaming!  A snack and a beverage are provided.

 

Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children.

 

You are responsible for your own ride to and from the library - please have your child picked up by 5:00 p.m.

 

For more information, check the events calendar!

After School Program

(Worthington Branch - September through May)

Grades K-5

 

Join us after school on Tuesdays or Thursdays until 4:45 p.m. for movie, games, crafts, experiments and FUN!  A snack and beverage are provided.

 

Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children.

 

You are responsible for your own ride to and from the library - please have your child picked up by 5:00 p.m.

 

For more information, check the events calendar!

Story Time

(Worthington Branch)

Toddlers - Preschoolers

 

Join us Wednesdays from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. for story time.  Enjoy stories, action verses and a craft.

 

Come join the fun!

 

For more information, check the events calendar!

Just Gurlz

(Worthington Branch - September through May)

Girls Grades 5-9

 

Girls - join us after school on Wednesdays until 4:45 p.m. for crafts, experiments, cooking and more.  A snack and beverage are provided.

 

Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children.

 

You are responsible for your own ride to and from the library - please have your child picked up by 5:00 p.m.

 

For more information, check the events calendar!

Special Programs

Worthington Branch

We have special programs offered throughout the school year for various holidays. These typically include a Halloween Haunted House, New Year’s Eve party and an Easter party. 

 

For more information, check the events calendar!

Summer Reading Program

(Adrian & Worthington Branch - June through August)

Summer reading programs are offered for all age groups!  These programs help students maintain and grow their learning and reading abilities, while earning library dollars to spend at the library store, enjoying experiments, crafts and games.  The Summer Reading Program in Worthington closes with a carnival in August.

 

For more information check the events calendar!

Materials for Children

BookFlix by Scholastic

Animated, talking storybooks for grades PreK-3. It pairs a fiction and nonfiction book by theme. Also games and other activities. Build your early literacy skills here. (Nobles County Library card required to access)

ScienceFlix

For approximately grades 3-9. More than fifty complete scientific units in six areas. Videos, articles written at three reading levels, project and experiment ideas, and more. (Nobles County Library card required to access)

Watch and Learn Library

More than 200 educational videos with real-world footage. For grades Pre-K to 3. In both English and Spanish. Builds knowledge on all topics, and expands your vocabulary. (Nobles County Library card required to access)

Picture & Chapter Books

No matter the interest or reading level, we have books for these emerging readers! Both branches have picture books, leveled readers, and a nice selection of chapter books sure to inspire the love of reading. If you can’t find what you are looking for on the shelf, we can get it from another library. Don’t know what to read? Ask a librarian to help you with a few suggestions. 

Accelerated Reader BookFinder

You can check if a book has an Accelerated Reader test and see the reading level at Accelerated Reader BookFinder. AR Book Finder: https://www.arbookfind.com/UserType.aspx?RedirectURL=%2fdefault.aspx.