Featured events

OMG! See OSU memorabilia during program

August 11, 2014

In 1926, The Ohio State University (OSU) homecoming queen was a real cow. Read more...

Jim Gill's coming. Prepare to play!

July 28, 2014

Award-winning children's musician Jim Gill says that when he writes his songs, he tries to imagine what the song would be like in a room with 15 families— including a kid with special needs, a kid without special needs, moms and dads, grandmas— and how it would look if everyone was singing and playing it together. Read more...

Programs prevent "summer slide"

July 14, 2014

"Summer slide" may sound fun and refreshing, but the phrase— referring to the educational ground kids can lose during the summer— makes teachers and administrators shudder. Read more...

Library welcomes high-tech bookmobile

June 30, 2014

Worthington Libraries will host a tractor-trailer full of technology on Wednesday, July 2 to educate you about downloading eBooks, audiobooks and other free digital content. Read more...

Library hosts Chautauqua youth programs

June 23, 2014

Fans of Ohio Chautauqua know the arrival of the distinctive red and white striped tent means more than just a series of great evening performances. During their stay, the Chautauqua troupe also presents daytime programs for those who want to learn more about the lives and times of the historical figures they portray. Read more...

Gifted writer shares stories

June 9, 2014

Although born to a Chinese mother from Hong Kong and a Japanese father from Hawaii, author Gail Tsukiyama has said in many ways she's as "American as apple pie." Read more...

Summer reading journey starts Saturday!

May 27, 2014

Did you know that your brain, just like your body, needs exercise? As your child is walking, swimming and biking this summer, make sure she's keeping her mind active as well! Read more...

Summer shape-up starts at the Library

May 12, 2014

Summer's right around the corner, and if you're planning to change up your diet, drop a few pounds or start an exercise program, get facts, advice and inspiration at the Library! Read more...

'Tour' city's historical markers

April 28, 2014

Started in the 1950s, the Ohio Historical Markers program has transformed the state's landscape into a constellation of interesting places, people and events. Read more...

Contest winners crowned at open mics

April 14, 2014

It may not be common, but American publishing is filled with stories written by young authors. Read more...