Library News for the Week of August 22, 2022
** Summer Reading Programs – Worthington **
- Friday, August 26th is the last day the library store will be open – make sure to turn in your Summer Reading Logs and library money to choose your prizes (while supplies last)!
- The Nobles County Library would like to thank the following businesses for their support of the Summer Reading Programs:
- Thank you! Fareway & Hy-Vee for your generous donations. You helped make our Summer Reading Carnival a huge success!
- Thank you! Ameriprise Financial, Brown’s Shoe Fit, Buffalo Billfold Co., Carpet Plus, Daily Apple, Dennis Rick LTD, Serenity Gifts, Sterling Drug, The Stag, We Care Day Care & Worthington Federal Savings Bank for supporting our Teen Scavenger Hunt!
- Thank you! Dominos, KFC and Pizza Ranch for your generous donations. You helped make our Teen Auction a huge success!
- Thank you! Kwik Trip for your generous donation to make S’mores!
- Thank you! Teen volunteers for your awesome help at the Summer Reading Carnival!
- Thank you! To all the families who participated in the Summer Reading Program.
** Summer Programs for Children – Adrian **
- The Summer Reading Program goes through the month of August.
- Story Time – Children are invited to listen to stories, sing songs and learn rhymes that spark a love of reading and learning!
- Every Wednesday in August
- From 12:10 – 12:50 p.m.
- Fun at the Library – There will be a variety of activities from crafts to bingo and board games!
- Wednesday, August 24th and 31st
- From 1:00 – 2:15 p.m.
- All events are free and open to the public.
** Coming Soon: After-School Programs – Worthington **
- After-School Programs will begin the week of September 12th!
- Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children.
- Monday, September 12th: Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
- Tuesday, September 13th: After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
- Wednesday, September 14th: Story Time (Toddlers – Preschoolers) – from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
- Thursday, September 15th: After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
- Monday, September 19th: Wii (Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m. (schedules will be handed out)
- Tuesday, September 20th: After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
- You are responsible for your own ride to and from the library.
- Please visit nclibrary.org for all library events.
** Adult Programming – Worthington **
- Mark your calendars for these upcoming events!
- Monday, September 19th – author Hector Curriel
- Author and illustrator of “American Ace Joe Foss, Fighter Pilot”
- Teen Program: 4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
- Adult Program: 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- Saturday, September 24, 2022 – author William Kent Krueger
- Author of “This Tender Land”, “Lightning Strike”, “Purgatory Ridge”, “Ordinary Grace” and more
- 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.