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.
  • Afternoon Movie

    Enjoy a movie at the library. Today’s movie is Florence Foster Jenkins. It stars Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant and Simon Helberg.

    July 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Reading Roundtable Book Club

    Come and discuss books in the Library’s Book Club. We will be discussing “A Soldier of the Great War” by Mark Helprin.

    July 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Afternoon Movie

    Enjoy a movie at the library.

    July 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Adult Summer Reading Ends

    Adult Summer Reading Ends. Return your book logs by July 29th.

    July 29 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Adult Services Desk
  • Reading Roundtable Book Club

    Come and discuss books in the Library’s Book Club

    August 15 @ 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 at 2:00 pm in the Library Meeting Room.

The following books will be discussed in the upcoming months:

  • May 16th at 2:00pm: Dead Wake by Erik Larson
  • Upcoming meeting dates are: May 16th, June 20th , July18th

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

 

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