Featured events

After-hours event officially opens Lincoln exhibit

August 24, 2015

Worthington Libraries has been selected to host the traveling exhibit, "Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War." Only 250 sites across the country were awarded the exhibition, which will be open September 3 - October 16 at Old Worthington Library during regular hours. Read more...

Bring heirlooms, collectibles to appraisal event

August 10, 2015

Do you want to know what grandma's silver teapot is worth? How about that painting you picked up earlier this summer at a garage sale? Read more...

Share dishes, swap produce at event

July 27, 2015

How does your garden grow? Read more...

Party caps a super summer of reading

July 13, 2015

It's hard to believe it's almost time to say farewell to another Summer Reading Club. But before we do, we need to celebrate all that reading, learning and doing with an event super enough to be worthy of the hero-themed club! Read more...

Programs save the day

June 22, 2015

It's shaping up to be a super summer at Worthington Libraries. Guardians of the Library, a superhero-themed summer reading club, is in full swing, and our calendar is packed with programs featuring heroes both larger than life and real-life. Read more...

Outdoor concert season opens

June 8, 2015

The sounds of summer will soon be heard in Northwest Library's backyard. Not crickets— the laughing, clapping and singing that accompanies the outdoor concert season! Bring your family for all the fun; performances start at 7pm. In the event of rain, concerts will be held in the library. Read more...

Area X writer may spill secrets

May 26, 2015

If Stephen King calls a book "creepy," that's saying something. And that's exactly how King— no stranger to the adjective himself— described Jeff VanderMeer's Southern Reach Trilogy. Read more...

Volunteens make more possible

May 11, 2015

Last year, a parent told library staff about her son's breakthrough summer. Having struggled with a reading disability since kindergarten, he was finally making progress and had started to get excited about reading and visits to the library. Read more...

Kids will dig May events

April 27, 2015

Has the season's warmer weather and beautiful blooming flowers inspired you to get outside and rake and trim away the last of winter? If your child wants in on all the dirt and planting fun, the Library is planning several programs that he or she won't want to miss. Read more...

Program commemorates Kent State shootings

April 13, 2015

On May 4, 1970, Kent State University (KSU) became the focus of an international spotlight after a student protest against the Vietnam War and the presence of the Ohio National Guard on campus ended in tragedy. Thirteen seconds of rifle fire by 28 Ohio National Guardsmen left four students dead and nine others wounded. Read more...