Library News for November 6, 2023

Holiday Closings in November:

  • The Worthington and Adrian libraries will be closed Friday, November 10th and Saturday, November 11th in observance of Veterans Day.
  • The Worthington and Adrian libraries will close at 5 p.m. Wednesday, November 22nd and remain closed through Saturday, November 25th in observance of Thanksgiving.

 

Happening at the Worthington Library for Adults:

  • Tuesday, November 14thAARP Presents:  Protect Yourself from Fraud and Identity Theft” – live via Zoom at Ecumen Meadows at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 14thBoard Game Night – 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. (ages 18+ please)

 

Happening at the Worthington Library for Youth:

  • After School Programs:
    • Mondays (grades 4-9):  Wii from after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Tuesdays (grades K-5):  Kids Club from after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Wednesdays (toddlers-preschoolers):  Story Time from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    • Wednesdays (girls grades 5-9):  Just Gurlz from after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Thursdays (grades K-5):  Kids Club from after school until 4:45 p.m.
  • Please call the library at 507-295-5340 to sign your children up.  You are responsible for your own ride to and from the library; please have your children picked up by 5:00 p.m.

 

Happening at the Adrian Library:

  • Watercolor Christmas, with McKenzie Mulder – Saturday, December 2nd from 10:30 to 12:00 p.m. Come learn the basics of watercolor painting and then create four Christmas cards to take home!  Please call the library at 507-483-2541 or e-mail adrianlib@co.nobles.mn.us to register for this program.  (ages 13 and older please)

 

New Books Coming Soon:

  • New Books for Adults:  “Losing Spring” by V.C. Andrews, “The Exchange” by John Grisham, “The Book Club Hotel” by Sarah Morgan, “Funny Feelings” by Tarah DeWitt and “The Christmas Fix” by Lucy Score
  • New Audiobooks for Adults:  “Second Act” by Danielle Steel and “Judgement Prey” by John Sandford
  • New Books for Children:  “Sometimes I Cry” by Jess Townes, “The Magical Snowflake” by Bernette Ford & Erin K. Robinson, “Lawrence & Sophia” by Doreen Cronin & Brian Cronin, “Little Red” by Will Hillenbrand and “Tango Red Riding Hood” by Rachel S. Hobbs

 

Nobles County Art Center:

  • Art Show Information:  The annual Holiday Show & Sale has begun and ends December 22nd!  Open during regular business hours, as well as Saturday, December 2nd, 9th and 16th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Art Club meets the fourth Monday of every month at 5:30 p.m. – there is no cost to join and all are welcome!
  • The Art Board is looking for a volunteer member.  The board meets on the third Monday of each month for an hour.  Please contact us if you’re interested!
  • The Art Center is located in the lower level of the Nobles County Library.  Hours are Monday-Friday, 12:00 to 4:00 p.m.  Contact us at 507-372-8245 or noblearts407@gmail.com