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Library News for the Week of September 19, 2022

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,…

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Library News for the Week of September 12, 2022

September 12, 2022

**  Saturdays in Adrian ** The Adrian Library will be open Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. through Memorial Day.   **  After-School Programs – Worthington ** After-School Programs will begin THIS week!  Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children.  Monday, September 12th:  Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9)…

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Library News for the Week of September 5, 2022

September 6, 2022

**  Saturdays in Adrian ** Adrian will resume regular Saturday hours from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. starting on Saturday, September 10th.   **  After-School Programs – Worthington ** After-School Programs will begin next week!  Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children.  Monday, September 12th:  Just Gurlz (Girls Grades…

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Library News for the Week of August 29, 2022

August 29, 2022

**  Summer Programs for Children – Adrian ** The Summer Reading Program goes through the month of August. Story Time – Children are invited to listen to stories, sing songs and learn rhymes that spark a love of reading and learning! Every Wednesday in August From 12:10 – 12:50 p.m. Fun at the Library –…

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Library News for the Week of August 22, 2022

August 23, 2022

** Summer Reading Programs – Worthington ** Friday, August 26th is the last day the library store will be open – make sure to turn in your Summer Reading Logs and library money to choose your prizes (while supplies last)! The Nobles County Library would like to thank the following businesses for their support of…

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Library News for the Week of August 15, 2022

August 15, 2022

** Summer Reading Programs – Worthington ** The Library Store is still open (while supplies last) – the final day will be Friday, August 26th.  Make sure to turn in your Summer Reading Logs and library money to choose your prizes!   **  Summer Programs for Children – Adrian ** The Summer Reading Program goes…

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Library News for the Week of August 8, 2022

August 8, 2022

** Summer Reading Programs – Worthington ** The Library Store is still open (while supplies last) – the final day will be Friday, August 26th.  Make sure to turn in your Summer Reading Logs and library money to choose your prizes!   **  Summer Programs for Children – Adrian ** The Summer Reading Program goes…

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Library News for the Week of August 1, 2022

August 1, 2022

**  Summer Reading Programs for Children – Worthington ** Schedule for the last week of Summer Reading Programs: Tuesday, August 2nd:  Teen Summer Reading Program (Grades 6-9) – from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  (Teen Auction!) Wednesday, August 3rd:  Story Time (Preschool – Kindergarten) – from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 3rd:  Summer…

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Library News for the Week of July 25, 2022

July 25, 2022

**  Summer Reading Programs for Children – Worthington ** The Summer Reading Program goes through the first week of August!  This year’s theme is “Read beyond the beaten path.” Tuesdays:  Teen Summer Reading Program from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wednesdays:  Story Time (Preschool – Kindergarten) – from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Wednesdays:  Summer…

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Items to Display

July 19, 2022

The Nobles County Library is looking for historical, cultural or personal collections to fill our display case in our entryway!  Items will be on display in this locked case for one month.  If you would like to show off your collection, please speak to Beth to make arrangements.    

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Library News for the Week of July 18, 2022

July 18, 2022

**  Summer Reading Programs for Children – Worthington ** The week of July 18th there will be no Summer Reading Programs.  Available for youth the week of July 18th: Back-Yard Bingo – Stop by the library to pick up your Back-Yard Bingo sheet.  Find all of the items on the bingo sheet & return it…

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Public Notice

July 14, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE             The Nobles County Board of Commissioners is soliciting local public involvement for appointments to the following: Library Board Additional information about the Committees may be obtained from the Nobles County Administration office by calling 507-295-5201.  Under represented classes are encouraged to apply.  The Committee Appointment Policy and application form is located at…

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Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club Cancelled for Tonight

July 13, 2022

Sci-Fi Book Club will not be meeting tonight – we will meet next month on Wednesday, August 10th.

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Library News for the Week of July 11, 2022

July 11, 2022

**  Book Clubs – Worthington  ** Science Fiction/Fantasy Monthly Book Club: Please join us Wednesday, July 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the library’s Program Room! This month’s topic is urban fantasy. We’ll discuss how each of our books connected to the this theme and what we liked/disliked about the books.   **  Summer Reading Programs…

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Poetry in the Parks!

July 8, 2022

 

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Library News for the Week of July 4, 2022

July 1, 2022

 The Nobles County Library will be closed Saturday, July 2nd and Monday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.     **  Book Clubs – Worthington  ** Science Fiction/Fantasy Monthly Book Club: Please join us Wednesday, July 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the library’s Program Room! This month’s topic is urban fantasy. We’ll discuss how each…

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Library News for the Week of June 27, 2022

June 27, 2022

**  Book Clubs – Worthington  ** Science Fiction/Fantasy Monthly Book Club: Please join us Wednesday, July 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the library’s Program Room! This month’s topic is urban fantasy. We’ll discuss how each of our books connected to the this theme and what we liked/disliked about the books. Friends of the Library Book…

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Library News for the Week of June 20, 2022

June 20, 2022

**  Adult Bingo Night – Worthington  ** Join us Monday, June 20th from 5-7 pm for Bingo! We have prizes from our local stores – Thompson Mexican Grill, Serenity Gifts, Phileo’s Coffee and Eatery, Top Asian Food Market, Brown’s Shoe Fit Co., Threads and Décor, The Daily Apple and the Round Lake Winery! We will…

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Library News for the Week of June 13, 2022

June 14, 2022

**  Adult Bingo Night – Worthington  ** Join us Monday, June 20th from 5-7 pm for Bingo! We have prizes from our local stores – Thompson Mexican Grill, Serenity Gifts, Phileo’s Coffee and Eatery, Top Asian Food Market, Brown’s Shoe Fit Co., Threads and Décor, The Daily Apple and the Round Lake Winery! We will…

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Library News for the Week of June 6, 2022

June 6, 2022

**  Adult Bingo Night – Worthington  ** Join us Monday, June 20th from 5-7 pm for Bingo! We have prizes from our local stores – Thompson Mexican Grill, Serenity Gifts, Phileo’s Coffee and Eatery, Top Asian Food Market, Brown’s Shoe Fit Co., Threads and Décor, The Daily Apple and the Round Lake Winery! We will…

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Library News for the Week of May 30, 2022

May 31, 2022

**  Summer Reading Programs for Children – Worthington ** Summer Reading Programs begin Tuesday, June 14th and go through the beginning of August.  Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up on or before June 9, 2022. This year’s theme is “Read beyond the beaten path.” Tuesdays:  Teen Summer Reading Program from…

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Library News for the Week of May 23, 2022

May 23, 2022

The Nobles County Libraries (Adrian and Worthington) will be closed Saturday, May 28th through Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day.       **  Children’s Programming – End Of School-Year Program Schedule – Worthington  ** Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up. Monday, May 23rd:  Wii U (Grades 5-9)…

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Library News for the Week of May 16, 2022

May 16, 2022

**  Arthur Norby – Worthington  ** Please join us Thursday, May 19th at 6:30 p.m. in the Nobles County Library’s Program Room for a visit with author, Arthur Norby! Arthur’s career began about 40 years ago and he has created over 600 different sculptures, as well as a number of paintings. Arthur is also the…

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Library News for the Week of May 9, 2022

May 9, 2022

**  After-School Programs – Worthington  ** Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children. Monday, May 9th:  Wii U (Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m. Tuesday, May 10th:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 11th:  Story Time (Toddlers – Preschoolers) – from…

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Library News for the Week of May 2, 2022

May 2, 2022

**  After-School Programs – Worthington  ** Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children. Monday, May 2nd:  Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9) after school until 4:45 p.m. Tuesday, May 3rd:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 4th:  Story Time (Toddlers – Preschoolers) – from…

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Library News for the Week of April 25, 2022

April 25, 2022

**  Spring Book Sale – Worthington  ** The Spring Book Sale is this week, during regular business hours on the main level of the library! Our book sales are open to the public – not restricted only to library card users.   **  After-School Programs – Worthington  ** Please stop by the library or call…

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Library News for the Week of April 18, 2022

April 18, 2022

**  Spring Book Sale – Worthington  ** Our Spring Book Sale will be April 25th – 30th, during regular business hours on the main level of the library! 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. Watch for the bag…

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Spring Book Sale

April 14, 2022

Our Spring Book Sale will be April 25th – 30th, during regular business hours on the main level of the library! – 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. – Watch for the bag sale at the end of…

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Library News for the Week of April 11, 2022

April 11, 2022

**  Spring Book Sale – Worthington  ** Our Spring Book Sale will be April 25th – 30th, during regular business hours on the main level of the library! Come look through a variety of adult fiction books, adult science fiction books, adult non-fiction books, young adult books, paperback books, children’s books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs. …

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Library News for the Week of April 4, 2022

April 4, 2022

**  Spring Book Sale – Worthington  ** Our Spring Book Sale will be April 25th – 30th, during regular business hours on the main level of the library! Come look through a variety of adult fiction books, adult science fiction books, adult non-fiction books, young adult books, paperback books, children’s books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs.…

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Library News for the Week of March 28, 2022

March 28, 2022

  ** TEMPORARY HOURS in Worthington ** The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open: Monday and Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.   The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, is open from 12 p.m.…

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Library News for the Week of March 21, 2022

March 21, 2022

**  Leprechaun in the Nobles County Library – Worthington  ** There’s a leprechaun in the Nobles County Library! Lucky O’Leprechaun will leave a clue of where to find him on Wednesday mornings for the month of March.  Keep an eye on our Facebook page and at the library’s front desk for the clue! Once you…

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Library News for the Week of March 14, 2022

March 14, 2022

**  Winter Reading Program 2022 – Adrian & Worthington ** Winter Reading Program: The Winter Reading Program is nearing the end!  Finish reading 12 books (or audiobooks/e-books), bring your completed card back by March 31st to choose your prize.  All participants are entered into the grand prize drawing, which will be Monday, April 4th!  (must…

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Library News for the Week of March 7, 2022

March 7, 2022

**  Winter Reading Program 2022 – Adrian & Worthington ** Winter Reading Program: The Winter Reading Program is nearing the end!  Finish reading 12 books (or audiobooks/e-books), bring your completed card back by March 31st to choose your prize.  All participants are entered into the grand prize drawing, which will be Monday, April 4th!  (must…

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Library News for the Week of February 28, 2022

February 28, 2022

**  The Nobles County Library Presents:  Allen Eskens ** Please join us THIS Thursday (March 3rd) at 6:30 p.m. at the Nobles County Library in Worthington for a visit with author, Allen Eskens!  Learn how he started his career, how his writing process works and his latest titles.  Allen grew up in central Missouri but…

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Library News for the Week of February 21, 2022

February 18, 2022

The Nobles County Library (Adrian & Worthington) will be closed on Monday, February 21st, in observance of President’s Day.     **  Upcoming Author Visit  ** Author Allen Eskens will be at the Nobles County Library on Thursday, March 3rd at 6:30 p.m.! Allen Eskens earned his journalism degree from the University of Minnesota and…

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Library News for the Week of February 14, 2022

February 14, 2022

**  Upcoming Author Visit  ** Author Allen Eskens will be at the Nobles County Library on Thursday, March 3rd at 6:30 p.m.! Allen Eskens earned his journalism degree from the University of Minnesota and a law degree from Hamline University.  After law school he studied creative writing in the M.F.A. program at Minnesota State University…

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Library News for the Week of February 7, 2022

February 7, 2022

**  Wowbrary  ** We are happy to announce that we now have a weekly newsletter available! This newsletter will be e-mailed every Wednesday morning to all patrons that have registered. This newsletter will show you at most, 20 Top Choices of new library items. Other new items are categorized on the side for easy browsing!…

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Library News for the Week of January 31, 2022

February 1, 2022

**  Wowbrary  ** We are happy to announce that we now have a weekly newsletter available! This newsletter will be e-mailed every Wednesday morning to all patrons that have registered. This newsletter will show you at most, 20 Top Choices of new library items. Other new items are categorized on the side for easy browsing!…

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Library News for the Week of January 24, 2022

January 24, 2022

**  Wowbrary  ** We are happy to announce that we now have a weekly newsletter available! This newsletter will be e-mailed every Wednesday morning to all patrons that have registered. This newsletter will show you at most, 20 Top Choices of new library items. Other new items are categorized on the side for easy browsing!…

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Library News for the Week of January 17, 2022

January 18, 2022

**  Happening in Adrian AND Worthington:  ** Winter Reading Program: The Winter Reading Program has begun!  This program goes from the beginning of January and ends March 31st.  Please come to either library branch to sign up and get your punch card.  Read twelve books (or audiobooks/e-books) and bring your completed punch card to choose…

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Library News for the Week of January 10, 2022

January 10, 2022

  The Nobles County Library (Adrian & Worthington) will be closed Monday, January 17th, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.     **  Happening in Adrian AND Worthington:  ** Winter Reading Program: The Winter Reading Program has begun!  This program goes from the beginning of January and ends March 31st.  Please come to…

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Library News for the Week of January 3, 2022

January 3, 2022

  **  Winter Reading Program 2022 – Adrian & Worthington ** The Winter Reading Program begins today and ends March 31st!  Come in to either library branch to sign up and get your punch card.  Read twelve books (or audio books/e-books) and bring your punch card back to choose your prize!  All participants are entered…

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Library News for the Week of December 27, 2021

December 27, 2021

Friday, December 31st & Saturday, January 1st: Adrian & Worthington libraries will be closed in observance of the New Year.   **  Winter Reading Program 2022 – Adrian & Worthington ** The Winter Reading Program begins January 3rd and ends March 31st!  Come in to either library branch starting January 3rd to sign up and…

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Library News for the Week of December 20, 2021

December 20, 2021

Thursday, December 23rd:  Adrian & Worthington libraries will be closing at 5:00 p.m. for Christmas. Friday, December 24th and Saturday, December 25th:  Adrian & Worthington libraries will be closed in observance of Christmas.     **  Special Upcoming Event – Worthington  ** New Year’s Eve Parties – it’s time to ring in the New Year…

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Library News for the Week of December 13, 2021

December 13, 2021

Thursday, December 23rd:  Adrian & Worthington libraries will be closing at 5:00 p.m. for Christmas. Friday, December 24th and Saturday, December 25th:  Adrian & Worthington libraries will be closed in observance of Christmas.   **  After-School Programs – Worthington  ** Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children. Monday, December…

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Library News for the Week of December 6, 2021

December 6, 2021

**  After-School Programs – Worthington  ** Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to sign up your children. Monday, December 6th:  Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9) – after school until 4:45 p.m. Tuesday,  December 7th:  After-School Program (Grades K-5) – after school until 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, December 8th:  Story Time – from 10:00 a.m.…

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Library News for the Week of November 29, 2021

November 30, 2021

**  New Library Hours at the Worthington Library  ** Please note the change in hours – the Nobles County Library in Worthington now closes at 7:00 p.m. Hours are:  Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and closed Sundays and Holidays  …

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Library News for the Week of November 22, 2021

November 22, 2021

Wednesday, November 24th: Adrian & Worthington libraries will be closing at 5:00 p.m. for Thanksgiving. Thursday, November 25th, Friday, November 26th and Saturday, November 27th:  Adrian & Worthington libraries will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.     **  New Library Hours at the Worthington Library  ** Beginning Monday, November 22, 2021 – the Nobles…

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Library News for the Week of November 15, 2021

November 15, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 12 p.m. to 5…

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Library News for the Week of November 8, 2021

November 9, 2021

 Both Libraries will be closed Thursday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day   **  Winter Skies Star Party Program  ** November 18th: Winter Skies Star Party – with Mike Lynch & Paul Seifert 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Minnesota West Community and Technical College, NW corner of the parking lot next to the…

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Library News for the Week of October 25, 2021

October 25, 2021

**  Special Program This Week  ** October 28th:  Come listen to musical artist, Dennis Warner! 1:00 p.m. at the Adrian Senior Citizens Center (310 N. Maine Ave.) 4:00 p.m. for kids (but all ages are welcome) at First Lutheran Church (across from the Worthington library)  **  After-School Programs – Worthington  ** Please stop by the library…

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Musician Dennis Warner Performs on October 28

October 21, 2021

Dennis will be conducting an Adult-oriented Program at the Adrian’s Senior Citizen Center at 1pm. He will also conduct a program for all ages at the First Lutheran Church in Worthington (across from the library) at 4pm. Dennis Warner’s musical career has taken him to all 50 states and beyond. Along the journey, he has…

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Halloween Haunted House October 21 and 22

October 19, 2021

It’s the Worthington Branch’s annual Halloween Haunted House! Thursday, October 21st and Friday, October 22nd for grades K-5!  Wear your Halloween costume and join us for a movie, craft, games and a haunted house tour at the Worthington library. Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to pre-register for ONE of the parties on…

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Library News for the Week of October 18, 2021

October 18, 2021

**  Tips to Make Your Money Work–Virtual Speaker(in Spanish)- Worthington ** (Consejos para hacer que su dinero funcione) Thursday, October 21st from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (Jueves, 21 de Octubre desde las 6:30pm a 7:30 pm) Listen to strategies on how to make your money work – how to do a budget, how to…

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Fall Book Sale November 1-6

October 14, 2021

At the Worthington Branch during regular open hours. Adult Fiction Books, Children’s Books, DVDs, Audiobooks, Young Adult Books, Adult Non-Fiction Books, Paperback Books, and more. Watch for the bag sale at the end of the week! Our book sales are open to all members of the public, not just library card holders.

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Library News for the Week of October 11, 2021

October 11, 2021

**  Halloween Haunted House  ** Thursday, October 21st and Friday, October 22nd for grades K-5!  Wear your Halloween costume and join us for a movie, craft, games and a haunted house tour at the Worthington library. Please stop by the library or call 507-295-5340 to pre-register for ONE of the parties on or before October…

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Library News for the Week of October 4, 2021

October 4, 2021

**  Halloween Haunted House  ** Thursday, October 21st and Friday, October 22nd for grades K-5!  Wear your Halloween costume and join us for a movie, craft, games and a haunted house tour at the Worthington library. Please register for ONE of the parties on or before October 20th, as space is limited.  Please stop by…

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Library News for the Week of September 27, 2021

September 27, 2021

**  New Science Fiction/Fantasy Monthly Book Club  ** Calling all Science Fiction and Fantasy Readers – the Nobles County Library is starting a new monthly book club!  We will tentatively meet the second Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the library.  During the meeting, we’ll discuss how each of our books connects to…

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Library News for the Week of September 20, 2021

September 20, 2021

**  Introduction to the Library for Homeschoolers ** September 23rd from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.: Please join us to learn more about how the library can help your kid’s learning.  There will be a tour of the library, using the catalog and eBooks, using the library computers and a scavenger hunt at the end!  It’s…

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Introduction to the Library for Homeschoolers on Sept. 23

September 14, 2021

Learn more about how the library can help your kids’ learning, on September 23 from 10:00 to 11:30 am. This event is for both parents and their children. It will include: a tour of the library; using the catalog; using eBooks; library computers; and a scavenger hunt at the end! All grades are invited to…

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Library News for the Week of September 13, 2021

September 13, 2021

The Nobles County Library (Worthington) will be closed on Saturday, September 18th, as it is King Turkey Day in town.     **  Special Computer Tutorials ** Nobles County Library Computer Tutorials:  Your First Gmail.  A guided tutorial for the creation and use of your first e-mail. September 15th:  Morning Session from 8:30 a.m. –…

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Library News for the Week of September 6, 2021

September 7, 2021

The Nobles County Library (Worthington) will be closed on Saturday, September 18th, as it is King Turkey Day in town.     **  Special Computer Tutorials ** Nobles County Library Computer Tutorials:  Your First Gmail.  A guided tutorial for the creation and use of your first e-mail. September 15th:  Morning Session from 8:30 a.m. –…

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Library News for the Week of August 30, 2021

August 30, 2021

The Nobles County Library and the Adrian Library will be closed on Saturday, September 4th AND Monday, September 6th in observance of Labor Day.       **  Special Computer Tutorials ** Nobles County Library Computer Tutorials:  Your First Gmail.  A guided tutorial for the creation and use of your first e-mail. September 1st and…

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Library News for the Week of August 23, 2021

August 23, 2021

**  Summer Book Sale – ADRIAN ** Summer Book Sale at the Adrian Library will be Thursday, August 26th (12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.), Friday, August 27th (12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.) & Saturday, August 28th. (8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.) There will be a variety of books to browse through – watch for the…

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Library News for the Week of August 16, 2021

August 16, 2021

**  Summer Book Sale – ADRIAN ** Summer Book Sale at the Adrian Library will be Thursday, August 26th (12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.), Friday August 27th (12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.) & Saturday, August 28th. (8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.) There will be a variety of books to browse through – watch for the…

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Library News for the Week of August 9, 2021

August 9, 2021

** Summer Reading Programs – Worthington ** Tuesday, August 10th:  Teen Summer Reading Program from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Teen Auction!) Summer Reading Carnival on Wednesday, August 11th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. – for kids of all ages – come play games, win prizes and enjoy some treats! Friday, August 27th is…

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Library News for the Week of August 2, 2021

August 2, 2021

** Summer Reading Programs – Worthington ** Tuesday, August 3rd:  Teen Summer Reading Program from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 4th:  Story Time (Preschool – Kindergarten) – from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 4th:  Summer Reading Program (Grades 1st – 3rd) – from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, August 5th: …

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New electronic resources added to the Nobles County Library website

July 28, 2021

New electronic resources have been added to the Nobles County Library website, under Research>Digital Libraries. You can access these anywhere, 24 hours a day; all you need is your library card. NovelListPLus: Get book recommendations, reviews, articles, booklists and more. Consumer Reports: The online version of Consumer Reports. Search their comprehensive archive of expert, unbiased…

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Library News for the Week of July 26, 2021

July 26, 2021

** Summer Reading Programs – Worthington ** Please stop by the library, call 507-295-5340 or e-mail nobleslib@co.nobles.mn.us to sign up. Tuesdays:  Teen Summer Reading Program from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  (Downtown Scavenger Hunt!) Wednesdays:  Story Time (Preschool – Kindergarten) – from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Wednesdays:  Summer Reading Program (Grades 1st – 3rd)…

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The Wall Street Journal is now available

July 21, 2021

As part of our efforts to continually provide better products, the Worthington branch is now getting the Wall Street Journal newspaper. Come into the library to read up on national and business news from a well-respected, unbiased source. It replaces USA Today.

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Treasure Village visits on July 26

July 19, 2021

July 26th, 2021; 10:00 AM at Adrian Elementary School; 1:30 PM – in Worthington. Come join the fun as Treasure Village presents Tall Tales with Treasure Village. Guaranteed to make you smile! There’s no registration required for this almost- annual event; show up and enjoy.

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Library News for the Week of July 19, 2021

July 19, 2021

**  Summer Book Sale – Worthington  ** Our Summer Book Sale is THIS week during regular business hours on the main level of the library! There usually is a variety of adult fiction books, adult science fiction books, adult non-fiction books, young adult books, paperback books, children’s books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs. Watch for the…

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Library News for the Week of July 12, 2021

July 12, 2021

**  Summer Book Sale – Worthington  ** Our Summer Book Sale is next week!  Plan to stop by July 19th – July 24th, during regular business hours on the main level of the library! There usually is a variety of adult fiction books, adult science fiction books, adult non-fiction books, young adult books, paperback books,…

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Library News for the Week of July 5, 2021

July 6, 2021

**  Summer Book Sale – Worthington  ** Our Summer Book Sale is coming up soon!  Plan to stop by July 19th – July 24th, during regular business hours on the main level of the library! There usually is a variety of adult fiction books, adult science fiction books, adult non-fiction books, young adult books, paperback…

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Outdoor Movie Nights July 22 and August 19

July 2, 2021

Join us on the library lawn in Worthington for an outdoor movie night! The movies are for all ages, and the showing will start at dusk. The July 22 movie: The Emoji Movie, will start at 9:00 p.m., and the August 19 movie: The Croods, will start at 8:30 p.m. There is also limited space…

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Library News for the Week of June 28, 2021

June 29, 2021

The Nobles County Library (Worthington) will be closed on Saturday, July 3rd AND Monday, July 5th in observance of Independence Day.  The Adrian Branch Library will also be closed on Monday, July 5th. Have a happy and safe 4th of July!       **  Nobles County Library Community Survey  ** Please help the Nobles…

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Library News for the Week of June 21, 2021

June 21, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The Nobles County Library Adrian Branch, 214 Maine Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12…

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Library News for the Week of June 14, 2021

June 14, 2021

  **  Nobles County Library Community Survey  ** Please help the Nobles County Library by taking part in a survey to learn how the Library can serve the community – and YOU – better. Your input is very important and highly valued, whether you are a current user of the Library or not. Please take…

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Library News for the Week of June 7, 2021

June 7, 2021

**  Nobles County Library Community Survey  ** Please help the Nobles County Library by taking part in a survey to learn how the Library can serve the community – and YOU – better. Your input is very important and highly valued, whether you are a current user of the Library or not. Please take a…

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Library News for the Week of May 31, 2021

June 1, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The Nobles County Library Adrian Branch, 214 Maine Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 12 p.m.…

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Free Passes to State Parks Available for Checkout

June 1, 2021

The Minnesota State Parks Pass allows free entry into any MN State Park, for up to 7 days. Either of the two passes can be checked out by a Nobles County resident from the Worthington or Adrian Library. Checkout period is from Wednesday through the end of the following Tuesday, but are not renewable. A…

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Library News for the Week of May 24, 2021

May 24, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The Nobles County Library Adrian Branch, 214 Maine Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 12 p.m.…

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Library News for the Week of May 17, 2021

May 17, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The Nobles County Library Adrian Branch, 214 Maine Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 12 p.m.…

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Library News for the Week of May 10, 2021

May 10, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The Nobles County Library Adrian Branch, 214 Maine Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 12 p.m.…

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Library News for the Week of May 3, 2021

May 3, 2021

Nobles County Library – 407 12th Street – Worthington Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adrian Branch Library – 214 Maine Avenue – Adrian Monday – Thursday:  12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday:  12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  10 a.m.…

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Library News for the Week of April 26, 2021

April 26, 2021

Nobles County Library – 407 12th Street – Worthington Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adrian Branch Library – 214 Maine Avenue – Adrian Monday – Thursday:  12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday:  12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  10 a.m.…

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Library News for the Week of April 19, 2021

April 20, 2021

Nobles County Library – 407 12th Street – Worthington Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adrian Branch Library – 214 Maine Avenue – Adrian Monday – Thursday:  12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday:  12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  10 a.m.…

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Library Book Sale from April 19 through 24

April 19, 2021

The Spring Book Sale will be held on the main level of the Worthington Branch during normal open hours. There will be a variety of adult books, paperback books, children’s books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs for sale. Also there is a large selection of Science Fiction and Fantasy books. The bag sale will be held…

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Library News for the Week of April 12, 2021

April 12, 2021

Nobles County Library – 407 12th Street – Worthington Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adrian Branch Library – 214 Maine Avenue – Adrian Monday – Thursday:  12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday:  12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  10 a.m.…

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Library News for the Week of April 5, 2021

April 5, 2021

Nobles County Library – 407 12th Street – Worthington Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adrian Branch Library – 214 Maine Avenue – Adrian Monday – Thursday:  12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday:  12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  10 a.m.…

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Tax Forms at the Library

April 2, 2021

The Library has both instructions and forms for your Federal 1040 income taxes.  They are located in the lobby and are available in both English and Espanol.  You can also download forms and other information at www.irs.gov.

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Library News for the Week of March 29, 2021

March 29, 2021

Nobles County Library – 407 12th Street – Worthington Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adrian Branch Library – 214 Maine Avenue – Adrian Monday – Thursday:  12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday:  12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  10 a.m.…

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Library News for the Week of March 22, 2021

March 22, 2021

Nobles County Library – 407 12th Street – Worthington Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adrian Branch Library – 214 Maine Avenue – Adrian Monday – Thursday:  12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday:  12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday:  10 a.m.…

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Library News for the Week of March 15, 2021

March 15, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday.   The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Main Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 12…

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Library News for the Week of March 8, 2021

March 8, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.   The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Main Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.…

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Extended open hours coming March 15

March 2, 2021

Starting the week of March 15th, Worthington will be open Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Also starting the week of March 15th, the Adrian Branch Library will be open Monday – Thursday 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., Friday 12…

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Library News for the Week of March 1, 2021

March 1, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.   The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Main Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.  …

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Library News for the Week of February 22, 2021

February 22, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Main Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.  …

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Library News for the Week of February 15, 2021

February 16, 2021

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th Street, Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.   The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Main Avenue, Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.…

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