Library News for the Week of April 15, 2024

Happening at the Adrian Library:

  • Tuesday, April 23rd:  Teen Night from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.  Come have some fun and bring your friends!  Snacks and refreshments will be provided.


Happening at the Worthington Library for Adults:

  • Thursday, April 18th:  Friends of the Library Meeting at 5:05 p.m. in Conference Room #2.  All are welcome!
  • Thursday, April 18th:  Poetry Slam from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. – bring your original works and show us your talent!  Audience will judge and prizes will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd
  • Monday, April 22nd:  Friends of the Library Book Club at 6:00 p.m. –we will be discussing “The Violin Conspiracy” by Brendan Slocum.  All are welcome!
  • Tuesday, April 23rd:  Citizens Utility Board from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. – register for a FREE 30-minute energy bill consultation by calling the library at 507-295-5340
    • From 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. – interactive discussion to learn more about the future of cleaner energy


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.


New Books Coming Soon:

  • New Books for Adults:  “Everyone is Watching” by Heather Gudenkauf, “Studies at the School by the Sea” by Jenny Colgan, “Lost Man’s Lane” by Scott Carson, “How to Solve Your Own Murder” by Kristen Perrin and “Sandcastle Inn” by Irene Hannon
  • New Large Print Books for Adults:  “The Amish Baker’s Secret Courtship” by Amy Grochowski
  • New Books for Children:  “Diggers Love Their Mommies!” by Brianna Caplan Sayres, “While You’re Asleep” by Emmy Kastner, “For You, I Will” by Elle Duncan, “You and the Universe” by Stephen Hawking with Lucy Hawking and “Penelope Rex and the Problem With Pets” by Ryan T. Higgins


Nobles County Art Center:

  • Now Showing: 64th Annual Area Art Show is on display until June 28th.  Come view local artist’s work!
  • 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 Center is located in the lower level of the Nobles County Library.  Hours are weekdays 12:00 to 4:00 p.m.  Contact us at 507-372-8245 or