Library News for the Week of October 3, 2022

This Week – Worthington

  • Our Fall Book Sale is this Wednesday, October 5th through Saturday, October 8th in our Program Room! (basement of the library)  We have a large amount of items this time, please mark your calendars!
  • On Thursday, October 6th at 6:00 p.m. we welcome author, Kate Swenson!  Kate is the author of “Forever Boy:  A Mother’s Memoir of Autism and Finding Joy” and her blog “Finding Cooper’s Voice”.  Please join us!


Youth Programs – Worthington

  • Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children. 
    • Monday, October 3rd:  Wii (Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m.Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Tuesday, October 4th:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Wednesday, October 5th:  Story Time (Toddlers – Preschoolers) – from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    • Thursday, October 6th:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Monday, October 10th:  Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Tuesday, October 11th:  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 for all library events.


Adult Programs – Worthington

  • Monday, October 24, 2022 – author Adrian Lee
    • Author of Supernatural titles “How to Be a Christian Psychic”, “Mysterious Minnesota”, “Mysterious Midwest” and more!
    • 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 8, 2022 – author Kathie Hendricks
    • Local Luverne author (Kate Henry)
    • Author of children’s books “Backyard Hockey” and “Please Don’t Eat the Cupcakes” and more!
    • Children’s Program:  3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Adult Program:  5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Watch our Facebook page and website for updates and future events!


Book Club – Worthington 

  • Friends of the Library Book Club
    • The Friends of the Library Book Club will discuss “The Midnight Library” by Matt Haig at 6 pm on Monday, October 24th.  Please feel free to join in person or on Zoom.


New at the Library

  • New Books for Adults:  “The High Notes” by Danielle Steel, “Distant Thunder” by Stuart Woods, “Her Surprise Christmas Courtship” by Emma Miller and “Christmas Hostage” by Sharon Dunn
  • New Books for Children:   “Besties Find Their Groove” by Kayla Miller and Jeffrey Canino, “The Big Adventures of Babymouse, Once Upon a Messy Whisker” by Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm, “A Very Mercy Christmas” by Kate DiCamillo, “If You Laugh, I’m Starting This Book Over” by Chris Harris and “Busy Betty” by Reese Witherspoon
  • Want to see more new items? 
    • Sign up to receive a complete list of new items weekly at the Nobles County Library!
    • Go to our website, and sign up for Wowbrary!  (towards the bottom of the homepage)
    • Once you sign up, you will receive an e-mail every Wednesday morning of everything new at the library.
  • New Library App!  Download the Aspen LiDA app and login using your library card number.  From there you can browse the Nobles County Library’s collections, see new materials, manage your library account, search and download electronic resources, store your library card digitally and much, much more!