Library News for the Week of June 24, 2024

Happening at the Adrian Library:

  • Summer Reading Programs:
    • Teens:
      • Tuesday, June 25th:  Book Club – we’ll discuss “Scythe” by Neal Shusterman
      • Tuesday, July 9th:  Polymer Clay – Create something wonderful!  Then make it last by baking it.
      • Tuesday, July 30th:  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:

  • Monday, June 24th:  Friends of the Library Book Club at 6:00 p.m.  We will be discussing the book, “The House in the Cerulean Sea” by TJ Klune.  All are welcome!
  • Tuesday, June 25th:  Mosaic Flower Pots with SammyJo Miller – sign up to create your own pot – 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. (ages 12+ with an adult and 16+ without)
  • 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.


New Books Coming Soon:

  • New Books for Adults:  “Shelterwood” by Lisa Wingate, “Serendipity” by Becky Chalsen, “The Seaside Sisters” by Pamela Kelley, “Hidden In the Night” by Elizabeth Goddard and “Lies I Taught in Medical School” by Robert Lufkin, MD
  • New Large Print Books for Adults:  “Eruption” by Michael Crichton and James Patterson
  • New Books for Children:  “Pearl’s Lost Pearls” by Olivier Dunrea, “You’ll Always Have a Friend” by Emily Ley, “The Bacteria Book” by Steve Mould, “Odd Animals out” by Ben Hoare and “Super Pancake and the Mini Muffin Mayhem” by Megan Wagner Lloyd


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!  June’s theme: Stars
  • Questions about our summer book art project?  Give us a call and we’ll answer all of your questions!
  • 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