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Give coloring craze a try!

April 11, 2016

Have you shopped on Amazon recently? Perhaps you noticed that a number of the year's top 10 bestsellers are adult coloring books. Read more...

Breakfast celebrates Northwest Library

March 28, 2016

Do you remember what were you doing 20 years ago next month? In Worthington and Columbus, April 1996 was an extremely busy, but extremely exciting time for residents and library officials. The finishing touches were going into a beautiful, new, state-of-the-art library on Hard Road in the northwest area of Worthington Libraries' service district. Read more...

Book club initiated for adults with developmental disabilities

March 14, 2016

Worthington Libraries' newest book discussion group is part of a network of nearly 300 clubs, whose 2,000-plus members meet throughout the U.S. as well as in Canada, Europe and Israel. Read more...

Library hatches chick programs next month

February 22, 2016

Last summer, one of the library's most popular programs was a visit from the animals of Bring the Farm to You. Nearly 400 people— from babies with their families to a van of seniors from Sunrise Senior Living— cuddled rabbits, petted sheep and goats and visited with a large turkey named Bob. Read more...

Take a trip to Ice Age Ohio

February 8, 2016

According to Dale Gnidovec, Ice Age Ohio would have been a great safari destination. Read more...

'Disreputable' author to visit

January 25, 2016

In 2012, E. Lockhart was already a well-established teen writer: reviewers called her Ruby Oliver novels "hilarious" and "lively," and The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks was a finalist for both the National Book Award for Young People's Literature and the Michael L. Printz Award. Read more...

Sessions demystify ACT, SAT

January 11, 2016

Post-break blues and winter's cold and gloom can make it difficult for students to get back into the routine of school and studying after the holidays, which is especially problematic for college-bound high schoolers who need to prepare for important college admissions tests. Read more...

Partnership brings Carla Buckley to town

December 28, 2015

As a writer, sometimes it isn't always what you know, it's who. For Carla Buckley, she was the who. Read more...

Workshop as easy as 1, 2, 3-D!

December 14, 2015

Imagine taking an idea and turning it into a physical object. Attend the library's upcoming TinkerCAD 101 workshops and you can do just that! Read more...

Lighten up your holiday menu

November 23, 2015

Hoping to avoid those extra pounds that always seem to accompany the holiday season, or perhaps introduce friends and family to some new, lighter and healthier holiday traditions? Then don't miss an informative, and tasty, presentation featuring chef Mark Zedella. Read more...