The Worthington Library
Photo by Ed Pelletier


Learn more about the Commonwealth ebook collections at the library. A world of reading can be at your fingertips!

Have you ever come in when all the computers are full? Now there is another way to get online. The library has purchased a laptop that can be checked out for use in the library. It is set up to print with our printer and it will also be available for programs.

Events for Children:

Saturday afternoons from 1pm – 3pm come exercise your mind as you create a robot and program it to move. Ages 10 and up – this is also a program for adults.


July 14 at 10:30am Exercising your Brain Power with Ed the Wizard
July 21 at 10:30am Birds of Prey with Tom Ricardi
July 28 at 10:30am Comedy Magic Show with Ed Popielarczyk
August 4 at 10:30am Game Time with Diane Edgecomb
August 11 at 10:30am Young Wizards with Mad Science
August 18 at 10:30am This-a-way, Mezudio! with Mary Jo Maichack

Fill out your reading logs! For each five books read in your reading level or 10 books read to a younger child, get a coupon for 25 cents from Corner’s Grocery and Deli. Spend them right away or save them for a bigger treat, they will be good until September 30. Certificates and prizes will be given out to our excellent readers at the last summer program. Sign up now!!
Thank you to The Friends of the Worthington Library, The Dorrington Fund, The Worthington Cultural Council, The Massachusetts Library System, The Boston Bruins, and The Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioner – all our sponsors. Thank you also to our prize contributors: The Friends of the Worthington Library, Yankee Candle, The Big E, and Friendly’s.

Events for Adults:

Genealogy (every 1st Saturday, 10 am)

Genealogy Club will not meet in August. Save up your questions for September 3.

Book Club (every last Thursday, 7 pm).

July’s discussion of William Bass’s Beyond the Body Farm will take place on Thursday, July 28 at 7 pm. For August, we will read Hild by Nicola Griffith.

New Acquisitions

What’s New?
Make the library your get away! Come color, play games, work puzzles, read or listen to a book, watch a movie. We have it all for you!

New items are cataloged every week!
This week, look for new DVDs, romances, mysteries, histories and more!
Check the Recent Acquisitions lists near the photocopier.

Looking for newspapers, academic journals or more information? Try the Massachusetts Library System’s Statewide Databases.

Add Art to your experience. The library has passes to Berkshire Museum, The Clark, Historic Deerfield, Mass MoCA, Smith College Art Museum., and Wistariahurst Museum in Holyoke.

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**We now have an easy way for you help the library. We can receive a 5% return if you shop at All you have to do is log in at and designate the Worthington Library as your chosen non-profit. When you shop with your usual Amazon password, they will download the 5% from all purchases right into our bank account! Thanks! Here’s the direct link: