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 noon to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and noon to 5 p.m. Friday.
The Nobles County Library and the Adrian Branch Library will close at 5 p.m. Wednesday, and be closed Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving.
Children’s Programming in Worthington
Please stop by the library or call 295-5340 to sign up, as class size is limited.
Just Gurlz for grades 5+ meets Nov. 23 after school until 4:45 p.m.
Wii for grades 5-9 meets Nov. 30, after school until 4:45 p.m.
After-School programming for grades K-5 meets Tuesday after school until 4:45 p.m..
Story Time for preschool and younger meets from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Visit nclibrary.org for all library events.
New in the Youth Room at Worthington
There's a brand new computer in the Youth Room. It contains over 100 educational titles, games and art programs for babies, toddlers and elementary-aged kids. This youth-dedicated computer is designed to ensure children have a safe, friendly experience each time they use it.
There is also now an improved DVD player next to the youth computers. Come in and watch your favorite show! Headphones are also available.
As of this week, there are no plans to close the building to the public nor curtail services.
Please maintain a distance of six feet from non-family members when inside.
In Worthington, children under 16 must be accompanied by their parent or guardian between the hours of 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. (except during organized activities).
Hand sanitizer is available near the front door. Spot cleaning is done throughout the day and after hours.
Please bring exact change or the nearest dollar amount for copies, scans, faxes, etc. Large bills cannot be accepted.
Visit nclibrary.org for updates.
New at the Library
New Books: “Daylight” by David Baldacci, “Piece of My Heart” by Mary Higgins Clark & Alafair Burke, “Here is the Beehive” by Sarah Crossan, “The Awakening” by Nora Roberts and “Forgiving What You Can’t Forget” by Lysa Terkeurst.
New DVDs: “Summerland."
New Audiobooks: “The Law of Innocence” by Michael Connelly.
Fun Fact: The Library of Congress in Washington D.C. is the largest library on earth. With over 164 million items inventoried, that’s about 838 miles of bookshelves. (Source: mentalfloss.com)