The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., 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.

Here’s what’s happening in children’s programming:

  • The summer reading programs are finished, but kids can come and spend their reading money until Aug. 23.

Happening at the Worthington library:

  • New books and movies are being added. Come and check them out!

Happening at the Adrian Branch library:

  • A drawing is being conducted during August for two Baby Dragon Fingerlings.

  • Stop in and see the new books and movies!

  • The library has school supply lists available for parents and students.

Friends of the Library

  • The next book club meeting is from 7-8 p.m. Aug. 26 in the Nobles County Art Center (basement of library). The book being discussed is “Ordinary Grace” by William Kent Kruger. All are welcome.

The Nobles County Library offers thanks to the following business for their support this summer: Brown’s Shoe Fit Co, Carpet Plus, Daily Apple, Fareway, Hy-Vee, Main St Kids, Panaderia Mi Tierra, Picket Fence, Sterling Drug, The Globe, The Stag, Threads & Décor, We Care Day Care and Worthington Federal Savings Bank.

Coming Soon

New Books: “Vow of Justice” by Lynette Eason, “The Book Charmer” by Karen Hawkins, “100 Beautiful Bracelets” by Dover Publications, Inc, “Window on the Bay” by Debbie Macomber and “Crisis in the Red Zone” by Richard Preston.

New DVDs: “Breakthrough," Curse of La Llorona," “Under the Silver Lake," “Poms” and “Missing Link”

FUN FACT: According to Google, 129,864,880 books had been published as of 2010. That number is obviously a lot higher now. So when you say out loud, “Ugh, I can’t find a good book to read!” know that you have a lot to choose from. (11 Random Facts About Books by Jill Layton)