News and announcements

Explore your family history with genealogical resources

December 5, 2011

During holiday gatherings, do you find yourself looking at your relatives and wondering, where did these people come from? Read more...

Director's Message - Winter 2011-12

December 1, 2011

It's been a little over a year since I moved to Worthington and became director of Worthington Libraries. Although the time has slipped by way too fast, I'm pleased with how the transition has gone and am looking forward to 2012 and what is shaping up to be an exciting year. Read more...

"Don't Know Much About" author shares Civil War savvy

November 28, 2011

Why did Abraham Lincoln sneak into Washington for his inauguration? Why did Robert E. Lee resign from the U.S. Army? Did you know the Civil War cost the Union side more than $6 million dollars and the Confederate states around $3 million dollars? Read more...

Give the gift of reading with library booklist

November 21, 2011

Readers will rave when they unwrap any of the books found on the library's annual list of holiday recommendations. Read more...

Thanksgiving hours to take effect

November 18, 2011

Mark your calendar with our upcoming special hours. Read more...

Petting zoo features gadgets galore!

November 14, 2011

Today, technology is more than social media and Sony PlayStations. Make it work for your family during an upcoming event where new gadgets for soon-to-be readers will be featured! Read more...

Consumer Reports offers advice for all seasons

November 7, 2011

The holiday season is right around the corner. Get a head start on your shopping list by accessing reliable, unbiased consumer product information through Consumer Reports. Read more...

Worthington Libraries named 2011 5-Star Library

November 2, 2011

In its latest round of evaluation of public libraries nationwide, Library Journal has once again awarded Worthington Libraries a five-star rating. Read more...

Jump at the chance to meet Geronimo

October 24, 2011

Geronimo Stilton and Little Nutbrown Hare, crafts, free books and more await you and your family during the library's sixth Family Reading Festival, sponsored by Target. Read more...

Library helps busy educators

October 17, 2011

With school back in session, Worthington Libraries can help busy educators find resources for use in their classrooms. Read more...