Library News for the Week of July 8, 2024

Happening at the Adrian Library:

  • Summer Reading Programs:
    • Teens:
      • Tuesday, July 9th from 4:30-6:00 p.m.:  Polymer Clay – Create something wonderful!  Then make it last by baking it.
      • Tuesday, July 30th from 4:30-6:00 p.m.:  Book Club – we’ll discuss “Instructions for Dancing” by Nicola Yoon
    • Wednesday Afternoon Adventures:
      • Story Time from 12:10 – 12:50 p.m. (no need to register)
      • Crafts and Games from 1:00-2:00 p.m. (Please pre-register for this program!)
    • See our website for more details!


Happening at the Worthington Library for Adults:

  • Wednesday, July 10th:  Mammal Mania with Tiffany Muellner, Blue Mounds State Park Naturalist – 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. (ages 6+ please)


Happening at the Worthington Library for Youth:

  • Summer Reading Programs have begun and go through the beginning of August.
    • Tuesdays:  Teens (grades 6-12) from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday Mornings:  Story Time (ages Preschool – Kindergarten) – 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    • Wednesday afternoons:  1st-3rd Grade – 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
    • Thursdays:  4th & 5th Grade – 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Special Programs for All Ages in July:
    • Wednesday, July 10th:  The Zoo Man at 10:00 a.m. AND 1:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday, July 17th:  CLIMB Theatre at 10:00 a.m.
    • Wednesday, July 24th:  National Eagle Center at 1:00 p.m.


New Books Coming Soon:

  • New Books for Adults:  “Nothing to Fear: Demystifying Death to Live More Fully” by Julie McFadden, RN, “A Refiner’s Fire” by Donna Leon, “Love Like the Sun” by Riss M. Neilson, “Such a Bad Influence” by Olivia Muenter and “The Paris Widow” by Kimberly Belle
  • New Books for Children:  “Unicorn Diaries: Bo and the Witch” by Rebecca Elliot, “Fish and Clam” by Sergio Ruzzier, “Sink or Swim” by Veronica Agarwal  and Lee Durfey-Lavoie, “If Animals Built Your House” by Bill Wise and “Odd Animals Out: More Than 75 Animals That Break the Rules” by Ben Hoare


Nobles County Art Center:

  • Art Club meets the fourth Monday of every month at 5:30 p.m. – there is no cost to join and all are welcome!
  • New Exhibit:  “Floral Expression” by Charles Freiss – July 7th through August 30th.  Opening reception will be Sunday, July 7th from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – come meet the award winning photographer, Charles Freiss!
  • 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