Featured events

Public art project starts

March 13, 2017

Have you heard? The popular woodland creatures from Worthington Libraries' last two summer reading clubs are about to be immortalized in bronze! Read more...

So, you want to publish a kids' book?

February 27, 2017

If you've ever aspired to become a published children's book author, you probably already know that writing the book is only the beginning. Finding a publisher and getting your work noticed can be a tall order for even the most talented of writers. Read more...

Cabin fever? Think Spring!

February 13, 2017

Ready for a dose of spring? Get it on Sunday, March 5 when a trip to Northwest Library means getting a jump on the growing season and learning how to make your yard more beautiful, sustainable and better for wildlife. Read more...

Next Hear & Now author writes for teens

January 23, 2017

In her early 20s, Jennifer Lynn Barnes got what she called "the greatest piece of advice I've received as a writer that didn't actually have anything to do with writing." Read more...

Kid coding club commences

January 9, 2017

If you've a child interested in or well on the way to becoming a computer coding genius, then make room in his or her winter schedule for a brand-new club. Read more...

Writer discovers poetry's power in prison

December 27, 2016

In 1996, Reginald Dwayne Betts was a 16-year-old honor student when he participated in a carjacking. He was caught and sentenced to nine years in an adult prison. The anthology The Black Poets, which he read while in solitary confinement, changed his life. Betts earned his GED in prison and started writing. Read more...

Resolve to do more at the Library

December 12, 2016

If you're going to do it, now's the time. With the New Year less than a month away, you can't put off making your resolutions much longer! Read more...

Events brighten winter months

November 28, 2016

It's no coincidence that ho-ho-ho and ha-ha-ha are interchangeable: laughter is an important part of the holidays. Chuckle your way through winter's chill at any Worthington Libraries location where our gift to you is a slate of seasonal programs sure to make not only the holidays jolly, but also keep you and your family smiling right into the New Year. Read more...

Weekend book sale planned

November 14, 2016

It's the night before Hanukkah, and when his mother discovers she has no eggs to make latkes, Asher offers to walk to a neighbor's house. "Don't worry," he tells his family, "I'll be back before you light the Hanukkah candles." Read more...

Books and Brews is back!

October 24, 2016

Get back in the stacks and support Worthington Libraries during the second annual Books and Brews, an after-hours event presented by the Friends Foundation of Worthington Libraries. Read more...