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.

  • Reading Roundtable Book Club

    Come and discuss books in the Library’s Book Club. This month we will be discussing  The Postman always Rings Twice by James M. Cain.

    September 17 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Reading Roundtable Book Club

    Come and discuss books in the Library’s Book Club.

    October 15 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Reading Roundtable Book Club

    Come and discuss books in the Library’s Book Club.

    November 19 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room
  • Reading Roundtable Book Club

    Come and discuss books in the Library’s Book Club.

    December 17 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm at Worth Library Meeting Room

 

 

View all upcoming adult events…

 

 

The Reading Roundtable is usually held on the third Tuesday of the month usually at 1:30 pm in the Library Meeting Room.

The following books will be discussed in the upcoming months:

 

 

 

 

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.

https://exploremore.quipugroup.net/?Worth

For Frequently Asked Questions click here https://exploremoreillinois.org/faq

 


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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