Library News: Week of October 23, 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.

Friends of the Library Book Club: The next meeting will be on October 24th at 6pm and will discuss “The Midnight Library” by Matt Haig. Please attend in person or via Zoom.

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.

Oct 24: Just Gurlz (Girls Grades 5-9), until 4:45 p.m

October 25: After School Program (grades K-5), until 4:45 p.m

26 October: Story Time (toddlers and preschoolers), 10am to 11am

October 27: After School Program (grades K-5), until 4:45 p.m

Oct 31: Wii (Grades 5-9), until 4:45 p.m

November 1: After-School Program (grades K-5), until 4:45 p.m

Beginning November: Wii (grades 5-9) is after school Mondays until 4:45 p.m. and Just Gurlz (girls grades 5-9) is after school until 4:45 p.m. Wednesdays

New books for adults: Hardy Succulents by Gwen Moore Kelaidis, The Ransomeware Hunting Team: A Band of Misfits’ Improbable Crusade to Save the World From Cybercrime by Renee Dudley and Daniel Golden, The Song of the Cell: An Exploration of Medicine and the New Human by Siddhartha Mukherjee, Secrets of the Nile by Tasha Alexander, Into the Storm by Rachel Grant and The Sister’s Search by Susan Page Davis.

New Large Print Adult Books: Kelly Irvin’s The Warmth of Sunshine, JD Robb’s Desperation in Death and Robin Lee Hatcher’s I’ll Be Seeing You.

New Audiobooks: Vince Flynn’s Oath of Loyalty, John Grisham’s The Boys from Biloxi and Debbie Macomber’s The Christmas Spirit

New books for children: Sparrows in the Wind by Gail Carson Levine Animorphs: The Encounter, based on the novel by KA Applegate and Michael Grant, adapted by Chris Grine Harvest Days: Giving Thanks Around the World by Kate DePalma Unicorn Diaries: The Missing Magic by Rebecca Elliott and My Weirder-est School: Lil Mouse Is In the House

fun fact: Mobile hotspots are the Nobles County Library’s most-borrowed items so far this year!

Author visits in Worthington

  • Adrian LeeAuthor of Supernatural Books, How to Be a Christian Psychic, Mysterious Minnesota, Mysterious Midwest and more will speak on October 24 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Kathie Hendricks Kate Henry, the Luverne author of children’s books Backyard Hockey, Please Don’t Eat the Cupcakes and more, will be presenting a children’s program from 3:30-4:30 p.m. and an adult-to-6s program from 5:30 p.m.: 30 p.m. Nov. 8.


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