Library News for the Week of December 11, 2023

Holiday Closings in December:

  • The Worthington and Adrian libraries will be closed Saturday, December 23rd and Monday, December 25th in observance of Christmas.
  • The Worthington and Adrian libraries will be closed on Saturday, December 30th and Monday, January 1st in observance of New Year’s.

 

Happening at the Worthington Library for Adults:

  • Thursday, December 14th – Board Game Night – join us from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., bring your own games or play ours.  Ages 18+ please.
  • Friends of the Library Book Club will meet Monday, December 11th at 6:00 p.m. – we will be discussing the book, “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann.  All are welcome!

 

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:  “Perfect Shot” by Steve Urszenyi, “Tired of Winning: Donald Trump and the End of the Grand Old Party” by Jonathan Karl, “The Reformatory” by Tananarive Due, “Ghosts of Honolulu: A Japanese Spy, A Japanese American Spy Hunter, and the Untold Story of Pearl Harbor” by Mark Harmon and Leon Carroll, Jr and “The Favorites” by Rosemary Hennigan
  • New Books for Children:  “Atana and the Firebird” by Vivian Zhou

 

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 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!  Go to our Facebook page to see past Art Club projects.
  • 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