Youth 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.
  • Ice Cream Social

    Join us for our Annual Summer Reading Kick Off. Live music, raffles, ballon art and Free Ice Cream.

    June 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Worth Public Library
  • Toddler Story Time

    Children aged 12 – 36 months and their caregivers are invited for a lapsit story time that involves 30 minutes of songs, stories, games, and a simple craft.

    July 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Super Smash Bros.

    Open play for those in 5th grade and up.

    July 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • PJ Story Time

    Come to this late night Story Time and get ready of bedtime. We will read picture books, sing and dance, and make a simple craft.

    July 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Circus Boy Show

    Circus Boy Show. Tickets available starting June 29.

    July 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room

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Story Books, Read Alongs, Videos, Language Learning, Puzzles & Games

Tumble Book Library

Downloadable eBooks, Audiobooks, & Videos

Go to the Kids CollectionGo to the Teens Collection

Downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks

Juvenile Fiction

Juvenile Non-Fiction


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Youth programs and events:


School Assignment Alert

For Teachers and School Librarians
Fill out the below School Assignment Alert form to help us prepare for the needs of your students. Advance notice will help to provide your students with as many library resources as possible based on the information you provide.

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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