Library News: Week of Dec. 25, 2022

New Year's parties planned for youths in Kindergarten through fifth grade.

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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. The Nobles County Library will be closed Saturday, Dec. 31, through Monday, Jan. 2 in observance of the New Year. We will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, Jan. 3.

Youth Programming

Participants are responsible for their own ride to and from the library. Please stop by the library or call (507) 295-5340 to sign up your children

New Year’s Eve parties: Youths in Kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to ring in the New Year at the Nobles County Library in Worthington. Please stop at the library or call the library to pre-register for a party time by Wednesday, Dec. 28.

Party times are from 10 a.m. to noon or 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday; or 1 to 3 p.m. Friday.

Monday, Dec. 26: Closed


Tuesday, Dec. 27: No programs

Wednesday, Dec. 28: No programs

Thursday, Dec. 29: New Year’s Eve parties (register in advance)

Friday, Dec. 30: New Year’s Eve party. (register in advance)

Monday, Jan. 2: Closed

Tuesday, Jan. 3: After-School Program (Grades K-5), until 4:45 p.m.

Please visit for all library events.

New at the Library

New books for adults: “Last Call” by Frank F. Weber, “Black and Blue” by Frank F. Weber and “Too Late” by Colleen Hoover


New large print books for adults: “Reckless Girls” by Rachel Hawkins, “The Missing Piece” by John Lescroart, “The Party Crasher” by Sophie Kinsella and “The Baxters” by Karen Kingsbury.

New DVDs: “Heartland” (Season 14), “Tom and Jerry: Snowman’s Land”, “Better Call Saul” (Season 6), “Bullet Train”, “Call Jane”, “Ticket to Paradise”, “Snow Coming/Baby It’s Cold Outside” (Hallmark 2-Movie Collection), “The Woman King”, “Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile”, “Lifemark”, “Bandit”, “Reacher” (Season 1), “Evil” (Season 3) and “Gigi & Nate”

New books for children: “...If You Sailed on The Mayflower in 1620" by Ann McGovern.

Did you know: We have a large collection of cake pans! Ask at the front desk to see the binder — we have cake pans for just about any occasion.

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