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Today is Thursday,
June 20th, 2019

  • Youth Summer Reading Sign Up
    June 10, 2019 - 9:00 am
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  • Youth Summer Reading Sign Up

    Children in preschool and up can sign up for summer reading. Bring a valid library card to register at the Circulation Desk and receive a reading log. Decide what your reading goal is for the summer. Check in once a week at the Circulation Desk and receive a prize and a raffle ticket. You must

    June 10 @ 9:00 am - June 21 @ 5:00 pm
  • Ice Cream Social

    DJ, Balloons*, Raffle Prizes *Tickets are required for balloons. The first 65 children will receive tickets at the door.  

    June 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Storytime

    Ages 2-5. Children must be able to sit through a story. Older and younger siblings are welcome.  

    July 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

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Library News

No items are due on Monday, May 27th 05/24/19 - Some items may be due on Monday, May 27th.  Since we are closed in observance of Memorial Day, these items will be due on Tuesday, May 28th.  We are sorry for any inconvenience or confusion. We wish you a happy and safe Memorial Day Weekend.
Ravinia Tickets Are Back 05/22/19 - Beginning on Saturday, June 8th, the Worth Public Library will be giving away free lawn passes to select performances at Ravinia. The passes are available to Worth residents only. Residents may select one date per visit, one visit per day. Dates are available here. Click Here
Library Closed -Memorial Day 05/21/19 - The Library will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.

Posted June 20th, 10:29 am

We have two free lawn passes available for tonight's performance. Available to Worth residents only.Spend your evening with 13 Great American Poets set to music by Leonard Bernstein in the historic Martin Theatre at Ravinia’s Bernstein’s Songfest on June 20. Featuring readings by Chicago poets Kevin Coval, Patricia Frazier and Jacob Saenz; with music by Caroga Arts Ensemble and alumni singers from the world-renowned
Ravinia's Steans Music Institute.

Tickets on sale: bit.ly/raviniasongfest

Sponsored and curated in part by Poetry Foundation & Poetry Magazine
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Posted June 19th, 2:41 pm

Worth Public Library patrons can travel through history along with millions of readers during Big Library Read, the world’s largest digital book club. From June 17–July 1, booklovers can borrow LP Fergusson’s harrowing wartime love story, A Dangerous Act of Kindness, from the library as an ebook with no waitlists or holds. Worth Public Library readers can download the ebook from www.Mediaondemand.org or by downloading the Libby app (meet.libbyapp.com), then discuss online at discuss.biglibraryread.com/. ... See MoreSee Less

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