Youth Services

  • Build It up Lego Club

    Come for building fun! Title your imaginative creation and put it on display. Ages 6-10

    February 28 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • It’s Almost Leap Day with the Frog Lady

    Do you love reptiles and amphibians or do you find them creepy? Are they worth our fascination or would you rather they didn’t exist? Find out the truth about these

    February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Itty Bitty Playgroup

    Meet up at the Worth Library for a playdate! Lots of educational toys and fun for children ages 5 and under. Just drop in!

    February 29 @ 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Books with Ms. Bonny

    Enjoy weekly storytime with Ms. Bonny! Stories, activities and art for ages 2-5. Older and younger siblings are welcome. No registration necessary, just drop in.

    March 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Third & Fourth Grade Book Club

    Third and fourth graders are welcome to sign up for reading, activities, and fun! For more information contact Youth Services. To register email or call 708-448-2855.

    March 6 @ 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

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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.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

10:00 am - 2:00 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