News & Announcements

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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Library News for the Week of February 8, 2021

February 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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Library News for the Week of February 1, 2021

February 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 January 25, 2021

January 25, 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 January 19, 2021

January 19, 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 January 11, 2021

January 11, 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 January 4, 2020

January 4, 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 Fridays.  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 Fridays.  …

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Library News for the Week of December 28, 2020

December 29, 2020

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 Fridays.  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 Fridays.  …

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Library News For the Week of December 21, 2020

December 21, 2020

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

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Adrian has Board Games and CD Players Available for Checkout

December 21, 2020

Boards games and CD players are available in Adrian. The Board game check out is for one week.  These games are a great way to relax and spend time with family and friends.  Our collection includes: Left Right Center Uno Bunco Jenga Skip Bo Scattergories Scrabble Scrabble Junior Portable CD player check out is for…

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Library News For the Week of December 14, 2020

December 14, 2020

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

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Storytime with Santa on December 14

December 8, 2020

Since Santa was unable to visit with the children this year, he is recording a video just for the Nobles County Library for everyone to see. It will be available on our website on December 14, on the Ages 0-5 page.

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Library News For the Week of December 7, 2020

December 7, 2020

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

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Library News For the Week of November 30, 2020

November 30, 2020

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

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Library News For the Week of November 23, 2020

November 23, 2020

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

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The Library is Open!

November 20, 2020

The library as of this date has no plans to close, nor curtail, services being currently offered. We continue to keep our safety protocols in place and regularly wipe down surfaces.

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Library News For the Week of November 16, 2020

November 16, 2020

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

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Library News For the Week of November 9, 2020

November 9, 2020

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

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Library News For the Week of November 2, 2020

November 2, 2020

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

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Library News For the Week of October 26, 2020

October 26, 2020

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

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Autumn Book Sale November 2 through 6

October 23, 2020

November 2 – November 6 during regular open hours. It’s being held upstairs at the Worthington Branch. Books are $1.00 and under; other items $3.00 and under. Thursday and Friday fill a bag for $2.00. Come and find Books, DVDs, Audio CDs, and more.

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Library News For the Week of October 19, 2020

October 20, 2020

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

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Library News for the Week of October 12, 2020

October 12, 2020

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

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Library News for the Week of October 5, 2020

October 5, 2020

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

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Halloween Haunted House Party

October 2, 2020

It’s time for the annual Haunted House Party! For grades K-5. Join us for a movie, craft, games, and a haunted house tour. Wear your costume! Space is limited, so please register for one of these party times: October 15- 9:30-10:30, 11:00-12:00, 12:30-1:30, 2:00-3:00, 3:30-4:30. October 16- 12:30-1:30, 2:00-3:00. To register or learn more, stop…

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Expanded Hours Coming to Worthington

September 24, 2020

Starting October 5, the Worthington Branch will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays.

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Library News for the Week of September 27, 2020

September 24, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Beginning the week of October 5, the library will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian,…

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Library News for the Week of September 14, 2020

September 14, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.   Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: After-School Programs will…

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Library News for the Week of September 8, 2020

September 8, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.   Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: After-School Programs will…

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New Online Educational Resources for Kids

September 8, 2020

BookFlix, ScienceFlix, and Watch and Learn Library from Scholastic Digital BookFlix Animated, talking storybooks for grades PreK-3. It pairs a fiction and nonfiction book by theme. Also games and other activities. Build your early literacy skills here. ScienceFlix For grades 3-9. More than fifty complete scientific units in six areas. Videos, articles written at three…

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Library News for the Week of August 31, 2020

August 31, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.     Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: After-School Programs…

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Library News for the Week of August 24, 2020

August 25, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.     Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: August 28th…

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Library News for the Week of August 17, 2020

August 14, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.     Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: Story Stroll…

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Library News for the Week of August 10, 2020

August 7, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.   Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: The Summer Reading…

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Mobile Hotspots now available for Checkout

August 5, 2020

The Library has a new offering, mobile Internet hotspots.  A mobile Internet hotspot uses cellular access to create a WiFi connection, allowing people to connect to the Internet where there is not typically strong, or any, WiFi access. They are available for checkout at both branches at the main circulation desk. Hotspots can be checked…

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Library News for the Week of August 3, 2020

July 31, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.   Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: Story Time (Preschool-Kindergarten)…

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Library News for the week of July 27, 2020

July 24, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays. Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: Story Time (Preschool-Kindergarten) –…

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Library News for the Week of July 20, 2020

July 17, 2020

EXPANDED HOURS at the Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, is now open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays. The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. **  The Library is having…

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Library News for the Week of July 13, 2020

July 10, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.   **  The Nobles County Library is having a Summer Book Sale Monday, July 20th through Friday,…

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Summer Book Sale

June 29, 2020

July 20 through July 24 from 9am to 5pm on the main level of the Worthington library. Since we missed the Spring Book Sale, we are having a Special Summer Book Sale. To learn more, please click on “Read More,” then the Book Sale Link

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Library News

June 25, 2020

The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, is open from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.    Happening with children’s programming in Worthington: Story Time (Preschool-Kindergarten) – Wednesdays from 10 a.m. – 11…

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Return Overdue Items

June 11, 2020

The grace period for overdue items ended Tuesday, June 9. Overdue notices will start June 15. Please return materials to either the exterior book drops or inside the building. Note that it may take up to three days for returns to be reflected on your record from quarantining procedures. Thank you for your patronage of…

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Summer Reading Program

May 29, 2020

The library will be starting its Summer Reading Program in June. Come and get your reading log! These programs help students maintain and grow their learning and reading abilities, while earning library dollars to spend at the library store, enjoying experiments, crafts and games. See the Summer Reading page for more information. Program/Activity sign up…

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The Nobles County Library and the Adrian Branch Library will open to the public, with limited operations, on Tuesday, May 26th.

May 22, 2020

Worthington will be open from 9 am – 5 pm Monday through Friday.  Senior Hour will be from 9 am – 10 am, ages 60 and over. Adrian will be open from 12 pm – 5 pm Monday through Friday. Please limit your visit to a maximum of one hour per person per day, as…

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Winter Reading program deadline extended

May 22, 2020

The Winter Reading Program will end on Friday, June 5th; please be sure to turn in your completed card at the library to pick your prize.  The grand prize drawing will be on Monday, June 8th.  Thank you to all who participated!  

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Coming Soon

April 1, 2020

New Books: “The Crow’s Call” by Wanda E. Brunstetter “A Reasonable Doubt” by Phillip Margolin “Journey of the Pharaohs” by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown “The Jerusalem Assassin” by Joel C. Rosenberg “The Terminal List” by Jack Carr New DVDs:  “Knives Out” “Paw Patrol, Mighty Pups Super Paws” “Titans” “Dark Waters” “Over the Moon in…

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