News and announcements

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...

Let your mind take flight with library resource

April 6, 2015

Ohio's spring migration of warblers and other birds is well underway, so now is a great time to check out the library's ultimate online guide to your feathered friends. Read more...

Library to close for Easter

March 31, 2015

All Worthington Libraries locations will be closed Sunday, April 5 in observance of the Easter holiday. Read more...

Stewart to share spirited stories

March 23, 2015

Ingenuity, inspiration and sheer desperation all play a part in mankind's attempts to transform plants into alcohol. Amy Stewart leaves no flower, fruit or fungus unturned in her latest book, The Drunken Botanist, which The Wall Street Journal calls "(P)art horticulture, part history, part bartending guide." Read more...

Try your luck at the Library

March 16, 2015

You don't need the luck of the Irish to find brand-new, best-selling and in-demand titles at the Library. Just look out for the four-leaf clovers! Read more...

Library brings you the world

March 9, 2015

When it comes to travel, there's no better place to get started than the library. Read more...

Director's Message - Spring 2015

March 2, 2015

In January, we welcomed the newest member of our family: Bently, an English bulldog. Read more...

Music resources hit all the right notes

March 2, 2015

From alt-rock to zydeco, Mahler to Mussorgsky, bebop to doo-wop, Worthington Libraries has something for you. Read more...

Program combats cabin fever

February 23, 2015

If your family has a serious case of cabin fever, plan a trip to one of central Ohio's nearby natural wonders, like Dawes Arboretum, the Sawmill Wetlands or the Wahkeena Nature Preserve. Read more...

Worthington librarian earns Knight News Challenge grant

February 17, 2015

Congratulations to Worthington Libraries Adult Services Librarian Katy Hite who, along with her Make It @ Your Library team, recently received a $35,000 Knight News Challenge on Libraries grant! Read more...