Library News: Week of July 5, 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 noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Summer Book Sale
A Summer Book Sale is planned during normal library hours July 20-24 on the main level of the library in Worthington. Books for all ages, plus DVDs and CDs, will be available for purchase.
Pre-K and Kindergarten Story Time is from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays; first through third grade from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesdays; fourth and fifth grades is from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursdays; and teens from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays. Space is limited, so please call the library to sign up. Additional program times will be added if there is interest.
July 6-17, window “I Spy” is offered as an outdoor activity for all grades. Stop by the Youth Room for your “I Spy” list and let the search begin.
Bingo Scavenger Hunt, a weekly outdoor activity for all grades, begins each week on Mondays. Stop by the Youth Room for a Bingo sheet and try to get a Bingo or work for a blackout. Spend the week finding the items in your backyard, neighborhood or around town. You must turn in your Bingo sheet to receive a prize.
Story Stroll, “Have You Got My Purr?”, is planned from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 13-17 on the lawn beside the Nobles County Library in Worthington.
COVID-19 precautions still in place
Please limit yourself to one visit per day and maintain a distance of six feet from non-family members when in the library.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian (except during organized programming activities).
Temporary masks and hand sanitizer are available near the front door. Spot cleaning takes place throughout the day and after hours.
Please bring exact change or the nearest dollar amount for copies, scans, faxes, etc..
View all library events and updates at nclibrary.org.
New Books: “In Her Shadow” by Kristin Miller, “Call It Magic” by Janet Chapman and “Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom” by Christiane Northrup, M.D.
New Audios: “Contraband” by Stuart Woods, “Credible Threat” by J.A. Jance, “Hush” by James Patterson and “The Persuasion” by Iris Johansen.
Fun Fact: Have you heard of talking books? It’s where young children can watch an interactive story online, and is a fun way to help those in grades preK-3 learn to read. The library will soon provide access to BookFlix from Scholastic. More details about BookFlix coming soon.