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Library News: Week of Nov. 28, 2021

The Worthington library has started new hours. It will now close at 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

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WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open from 9 a.m. to 7 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 noon to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

New Library Hours at Worthington: The Nobles County Library in Worthington now closes at 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Science Fiction/Fantasy Monthly Book Club: Meetings are at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month. We'll discuss how each of our books connects to the theme of the month and what we liked/disliked about the book. Call 295-5340 or e-mail to sign up.

Screen-free Saturdays in Adrian: Every Saturday through May 21, excluding holiday weekends, for grades K-8. Visit the library for games from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Bring your favorite board game or play one available at the library.

New at the Library

New Books for Adults: “The Way We Weren’t” by Phoebe Fox, “Ramsay in 10” by Gordon Ramsay, “Termination Shock” by Neal Stephenson, “The Diabetes Code Cookbook” by Alison Maclean and Jason Fung and “Fear No Evil” by James Patterson.


New Books for Children: “Snowmen at Halloween” by Caralyn Buehner, “Coding” by Jennifer Szymanski, “I Want an Apple” by David L. Harrison, “Gladys the Magic Chicken” by Adam Rubin and “Forty Wink” by Kelly DiPucchio.

New DVDs: “Rio 2” and “The Christmas Doctor”

Quote: “Who doesn’t love a library? It is a place you can go in any town and discover the world.” Pat MacEnulty

Youth programming

Registration requested at the library or by calling 295-5340. Students are responsible for their own ride to and from the library, and should be picked up by 5 p.m.

  • Monday: Wii U (grades 5-9), after school until 4:45 p.m.

  • Tuesday: After-School Program (grades K-5), after school until 4:45 p.m.

  • Wednesday: Story Time (toddlers-preschoolers), 10 to 11 a.m.

  • Thursday: After-School Program (grades K-5), after school until 4:45 p.m.

  • Dec. 6: Just Gurlz (girls Grades 5-9), after school until 4:45 p.m.

  • Dec. 7: After-School Program (grades K-5), after school until 4:45 p.m.

  • Dec. 8: Santa is coming to visit, 10 a.m.

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