Library News for the Week of September 19, 2022

Program This Week – Worthington

  • 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.


Youth Programs – Worthington

  • Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children. 
    • Monday, September 19th:  Wii (Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Tuesday, September 20th:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Wednesday, September 21st:  Story Time (Toddlers – Preschoolers) – from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    • Thursday, September 22nd:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Monday, September 26th:  Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m.
    • Tuesday, September 27th:  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

  • 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.
    • Sponsored by Friends of the Library
  • Thursday, October 6, 2022 – author Kate Swenson
    • Author of “Forever Boy: A Mother’s Memoir of Autism and Finding Joy” and her blog “Finding Cooper’s Voice”
    • 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • 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!


Fall Book Sale:

  • The Fall Book Sale date has been set!  Come to our Book Sale 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! 
  • Come look through a variety of adult fiction books, adult non-fiction books, young adult books, paperback books, children’s books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs and more.
  • Our book sales are open to the public – not restricted only to library card users.


Book Club – Worthington 

  • Friends of the Library Book Club
    • Monday, September 26th at 6:00 p.m. at the library.
    • We will be discussing the book “The Last House on the Street” by Diane Chamberlain.  All are welcome to join!


New at the Library

  • New Books:  “The Best Friend” by Jessica Fellowes, “Edge of Dusk” by Colleen Coble, “Mysterious Minnesota” by Adrian Lee, “The Getaway” by Emily March, “Mother Brain” by Chelsea Conaboy, “Dreamland” by Nicholas Sparks and “The Shadow Murders” by Jussi Adler-Olsen
  • New DVDs:  “Elvis”, “Ali & Ava”, “Where the Crawdads Sing”, “Father Brown” (Season 9), “Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris”, “Blue Bloods” (Season 12) and “Mr. Malcolm’s List
  • New Audiobooks:  “Captive” by Iris Johansen, “I Remember You” by Brian Freeman, “Reckoning” by Catherine Coulter, “Overkill” by Sandra Brown and “Treasure State” by C.J. Box
  • 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!