Library News: Week of November 6, 2022 – The Globe

WORTHINGTON – The Nobles County Library, 407 12th St., Worthington, is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Adrian Branch Library, 214 Maine Ave., Adrian, is open Monday through Thursday from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Friday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Both libraries will be closed on Friday November 11th and Saturday November 12th due to Veterans Day.

Friends of the Library Book Club: The next meeting is on November 28th at 6pm to discuss “The Joy Luck Club” by Amy Tan. All are welcome!

Turkey Bingo: 15 November, 6-8 p.m., at the Worthington Library. Mark your calendars and attend this free event with great prizes up for grabs from local businesses.

After school programming at Nobles County Library in Worthington begins this week. Please stop by the library or call (507) 295-5340 to register your children. Participants are responsible for their own travel to and from the library.

Nov. 7: Wii (Grades 5-9), until 4:45 p.m

8 November: After-School Program (grades K-5), until 4:45 p.m

9 November: Story Time (toddlers and preschoolers), 10am to 11am; Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9), after school until 4:45 p.m

November 10: After-School Program (grades K-5), until 4:45 p.m

Nov 14: Wii (Grades 5-9), until 4:45 p.m

Nov 15: After School Program (grades K-5), until 4:45 p.m

Thank you to Matthew Schutte for donating pumpkins to our after school programs!

New books for adults: Gilded Mountain by Kate Manning, Dawnlands by Philippa Gregory, Blood Moon by Heather Graham and Jon Land, The Couple at the Table by Sophie Hannah, The Magic Kingdom by Russell Banks, The Sandcastle Hurricane ‘ by Carolyn Brown, ‘The Rewind’ by Allison Winn Scotch, ‘Codependent No More’ by Melody Beattie, ‘A Wish for the Winter’ by Viola Shipman and ‘Bleeding Heart Yard’ by Elly Griffiths.

New Large Print Adult Books: Brian Freeman’s The Zero Night, Kristen McKanagh’s The Twelve Days of Snowball and William Kent Krueger’s Fox Creek.

New Audiobooks: Going Rogue by Janet Evanovich.

New books for children: “Who is the man in the air? Michael Jordan” by Gabe Soria, “Wombat Said Come In” by Carmen Agra Deedy, “The Little Toymaker” by Cat Min, “Bad Kitty Does Not Like Valentine’s Day” by Nick Bruel and “PAWS: Mindy Makes Some Space” by Michele Assarasakorn and Nathan Fairbairn.

Fun fact: The most circulated periodical in the Worthington library is People.


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