News and announcements

Series features prolific, popular author

June 13, 2016

Karen Harper has spent a great deal of her life thinking about merry olde England. As an English teacher, she taught students Shakespeare and more. As a writer, many of her historical fiction books are set in the United Kingdom. Read more...

Overnight access restricted to Northwest Library

June 7, 2016

The Northwest Library driveway will be closed for paving at 9:30pm on Wednesday, June 8 till 9am on Thursday, June 9. Read more...

Web links, video clips enhance online encyclopedias

June 6, 2016

With easy online access to tons of information, along with exciting additional content including pictures, audio and video clips and web links for further investigation, today's encyclopedias are not your parents' encyclopedias! Read more...

Director's Message - Summer 2016

June 1, 2016

The lovely woman featured in the photo with me is my mom, Claudia. She is a librarian, too, and just retired from her position as director of the Chestatee Regional Public Library in Dawsonville, Georgia. Her retirement has given me cause to think about what being a librarian has meant for both of us and how our careers began. Read more...

Library to close for Memorial Day

May 24, 2016

All Worthington Libraries locations will be closed Sunday, May 29 and Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. Read more...

Reading club makes summer s'more fun!

May 23, 2016

For many families, camping is a summertime tradition. Morning hikes, dips in the lake and stories told around a campfire make for wonderful memories. Taking part in the library's Summer Reading Club is another special family tradition for many. Read more...

Get up and go with the Library!

May 16, 2016

No matter where your summer vacation takes you, you're never too far from Worthington Libraries. Special services, developed with you in mind, mean we're there when you need us— you can even take us with you! Read more...

Kids' book author causes art attack

May 9, 2016

"What shall we do?" Read more...

Say hola-- even ahoy-- to a new language!

May 2, 2016

Need to know some key phrases when you travel abroad this summer? Struggling to become fluent in another language? The Library has free online resources to help you achieve your goals and will have you saying gracias, danke or merci in no time! Read more...

Dia celebrates diversity

April 25, 2016

For 20 years, El Dia de los Ninos/El Dia de los Libros (Children's Day/Book Day) has emphasized the importance of literacy for all children from all backgrounds. Read more...