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Crime-writing quartet talk mystery and murder

September 24, 2012

They seem so normal: Sara Rosett is a military spouse, Denise Swanson has a cat named Boomerang, Marcia Talley owns an antique sailboat and Heather Webber is a fan of Dr. Pepper. Why the obsession with murder? Read more...

Maas compares "Mad Men" to real-life Madison Avenue

September 10, 2012

When Jane Maas walked into her first meeting as a copywriter on her agency's American Express account in the 1960s, the CEO thought she was a secretary, pulled out a chair and offered her some writing paper. Read more...

Hample has a ball with hobby

August 27, 2012

When Zack Hample started snagging baseballs at Major League games at the age of 12, his parents thought it was a "cute" hobby. Read more...

Library brings Newbery winner to town

August 13, 2012

When Jack Gantos was in sixth grade, he did what a lot of brothers did and probably still do: he read his sister's diary. More than that, he read it and decided that he could write better than she could. Read more...

Hold onto the handlebars and get ready to ride!

July 23, 2012

For many kids, a bicycle is the official vehicle of summer. It's a trusty, often dusty, steed perfect for pedaling to the pool or park, or just tooling around town with pals. Read more...

Friends schedule summer book sale

July 9, 2012

In 2011, the Friends Foundation of Worthington Libraries provided approximately $38,000 to support the Library. Read more...

Group invites 'wine'ing

June 25, 2012

If you believe that wine and books go together like summer and ice cream, then don't miss Decanted, a Worthington Libraries' book discussion group, hosted by downtown Worthington's well-stocked wine shop. Read more...

Get tips on parenting after a divorce

June 11, 2012

Neil Sedaka was right: breaking up is hard to do, and while divorce is painful for adults it is even more so for children. According to experts, co-parenting amicably with an ex is the best way to ensure children's needs are met and they have a close relationship with both parents. Read more...

Your summer race around the bases starts soon!

May 28, 2012

Peanuts and Cracker Jack are great, but what about pizza, ice cream, skating and swimming? Because that's what you can get when you head out to the ballgame with Worthington Libraries! Read more...

Teen volunteers needed

May 14, 2012

What do over 7,000 central Ohio children, Worthington Libraries and teens have in common? Read more...