Library News for the Week of April 8, 2024

Happening at the Worthington Library for Adults:

  • 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:  “The Memory of Lavender and Sage” by Aimie K. Runyan, “Expiration Dates” by Rebecca Serle, “Good Half Gone” by Tarryn Fisher, “The Mystery Writer” by Sulari Gentill and “The Irish Matchmaker” by Jennifer Deibel
  • New Large Print Books for Adults:  “The #1 Lawyer” by James Patterson and A Love Discovered” by Tracie Peterson
  • New Books for Children:  “Spider in the Well” by Jess Hannigan, “Two Homes, One Heart” by Jessica Young, “Solar Bear” by Beth Ferry, “A Unicorn, a Dinosaur, and a Shark Were Riding a Bicycle” by Jonathan Fenske and “The Wonderful Wisdom of Ants” by Philip Bunting


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