News & Announcements

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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Free Water Conservation Kits

September 9, 2020

Minnesota Energy Resources customers can reduce their energy bill with a FREE water conservation kit, complements of Minnesota Energy Resources.  Each kit includes easy to install low-flow showerheads, kitchen and bathroom aerators, and pipe insulation; and provide immediate natural gas and water savings. Maximum of one kit per household. You must be a customer of…

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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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