Adult Services

Basic Services

  • Holds  – The library will place holds on materials that the library owns for all  Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) cardholders.
  • Interlibrary Loan – The library will Interlibrary Loan materials owned by other libraries for Worth Public Library cardholders only.
  • Reciprocal Borrowing – Worth Public Library cardholders are able to use their library card at libraries that are members of the Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS). Members of any Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) library are able to use their library card at Worth Public Library.
  • You Can Brew It! – Beginning Home Brewing

    Learn how to begin brewing your own beer at home. Scott Pointon, Librarian and award winning home brewer will present this program. He will discuss the styles of beer that can be brewed at home as well as the equipment, ingredients, and the basic steps of the brewing process.

    November 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Reading Roundtable Book Club

    Come and discuss books in the Library’s Book Club

    November 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Reading Roundtable Book Club

    Come and discuss books in the Library’s Book Club

    December 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room

View all upcoming adult events…

The Reading Roundtable is held on the third Tuesday of the month usually at 2:00 pm in the Library Meeting Room.

The following books will be discussed in the upcoming months:

  • November 21st at 2:00 pm: Candy Corn Murder by Leslie Meier
  • Upcoming meeting dates are: November 21st, and December 19th

Click here for a PDF list of previously discussed books.

logo-museum-adventure-passUse your Adult Worth Public Library card to check out free admission to museums in the Chicagoland area (includes Brookfield Zoo). These passes are available on a first come, first served basis.

Please visit the Circulation Desk or the Adult Services Desk at the library to check on availability of passes for the museum of your choice.

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Sponsored by The Friends of the Worth Library

To place holds on upcoming books or your favorite authors, go to our dedicated Forthcoming Books page…

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Friday & Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

The Library is closed on the following days:

  • New Years Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Years Eve

 

Phone Prompts at
708-448-2855:

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