Library News for the Week of April 5, 2021

Nobles County Library – 407 12th Street – Worthington
Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Adrian Branch Library – 214 Maine Avenue – Adrian
Monday – Thursday:  12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday:  12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday:  10 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Spring Book Sale 2021:

  • Come to the book sale Monday, April 19th – Saturday, April 24th, during regular business hours on the main level of the Worthington library! 
  • There usually is a variety of adult fiction books, adult non-fiction books, young adult books, paperback books, children’s books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs.  There will be a good variety of adult science fiction books at this book sale as well.
  • Watch for the bag sale at the end of the week!


Happening with Children’s Programming in Worthington:

  • Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up.
  • Monday, April 5th:  Just Gurlz (Girls grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 6th:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 7th:  Story Time (Preschool & Younger) – from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • Thursday, April 8th:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
  • Monday, April 12th:  Wii U (Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 13th:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
  • Please visit for all library events.


New at the Library:

  • New Books for Adults:  “You Love Me” by Caroline Kepnes, “Tell No Lies” by Allison Brennan, “Northern Spy” by Flynn Berry, “The Path to Sunshine Cove” by RaeAnne Thayne and “The Red Book” by James Patterson and David Ellis
  • New Books for Children:  “It’s My Room!” by Robert Munsch, “Whose House is That?” by Stan Tekiela, “The Critter Club, Ellie Tames the Tiger” by Callie Barkley “The Little Butterfly That Could” by Ross Burach and “The Duck Who Didn’t Like Water” by Steve Small
  • New DVDs: “Bubble Guppies, The New Guppy!”, “Wonder Woman 1984” and “Paw Patrol, Roar to the Rescue”
  • Fun Fact:  In 2015, Sinners Domino Entertainment set up 10,200 copies of the world’s best-selling annual, to break the Guinness World Record for the most books to tip over domino style.  It took the 12 member team about 11 hours to set up the books and took just over a minute for the books to tip over.


Friends of the Library:

  • Book Club: All are welcome to join the book club discussions!  Contact the library if you’d like to participate in the Zoom call.
    • Monday, April 26th at 7 p.m.: The book being discussed is “American Dirt” by Jeanine Cummins.