Adult Services

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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.
  • Toys for Tots Donations Being Accepted Now!

    November 15 - December 12
  • Take and Make: Winter Lantern

    Pickup starts December 4th This month’s kit will give you all the supplies to make your own Winter Lantern. Limited quantities given out on a first come first served basis

    December 4 - December 6
  • Tai Chi & Qi Gong

    Invest in your health with T’ai Chi & Qigong. Try meditation in motion, inner healing, and relaxation in this introductory class with William Gray of Classical T’ai Chi and Related

    December 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Bingo with Bob Holiday Party

    Join us as we celebrate the holidays with a light lunch and the usual fun and prizes! Bob Trzeciak will once again be calling bingo. We will have a small

    December 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Dear Mr. Sears

    A look back at the once mighty Sears and Roebuck that all started with a box of watches! Remember the Sears Christmas Catalog? Bob Trzeciak walks us down memory lane

    December 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm



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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.

Worth Public Library District is now a part of Explore More Illinois! Explore More Illinois is a cultural pass program that allows Illinois public library cardholders access to discounts at museums, park districts, historical societies, zoos, art centers, recreational facilities, and other attractions.
Patrons can log in with their library card number and PIN.
The library card must be an Adult card in good standing.

For Frequently Asked Questions click here


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 - 8:00 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

0 - Operator
1 - Hours, Address
2 - Adult Services
3 - Youth Services
4 - Circulation Desk
5 - Business Office
6 - Technical Services
7 - Director
8- Programming Coordinator
9 - Repeat Options