News & Announcements

Branches remain closed. Library-To-Go service now available M - F, 10 am - 4 pm.

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(updated May 27, 2020)

Beginning Wednesday, May 27, Worcester County Library will provide safe access to physical materials through a limited pickup service called “Library-To-Go.”  You may contact your library at least 24 hours before you want to pick up materials and request up to 20 books, DVDs (Limit of 5), and audiobooks at a time.  We will schedule a time for you to pick up materials in a safe, no-contact, environment.

How it Works:

Call or fill out the request form, here.

Summer Reading! Imagine Your Story

Summer Reading

Our Summer Reading Beanstack program has begun! Read as many books as you can! Log your books, attend virtual programs and explore the activities. Virtual badges chart your progress. You earn an entry into the Grand Prize Drawing each time you earn a badge. To get started visit: WorcesterLibrary.beanstack.org.

Book Returns are Open

Thank you for you holding on to library materials during our closure. Worcester County Library bookdrops are now open but our buildings are closed (library-to-go service now available!).

Dial-a-Story

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Are you missing storytime? Call our Dial-A-Story number, 1-888-964-2686 - to hear a children's book read by a librarian! The stories are updated every week on Wednesday and will be read by librarians from across Maryland's Eastern Shore.

Please help us spread the word if you have any friends or family without internet access - we want all of the children in Worcester County to be able to hear our stories.

Worcester County Library Strategic Plan Community Survey

Worcester County Library Strategic Plan Community Survey

Every few years, Worcester County Library reflects on the current state of the library and considers where it should be headed.  The resulting strategic plan is used to prioritize ongoing decisions about library service to the community.  As part of this important process, the library is conducting a survey.

COVID-19 Resource Guides

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak

This page is updated frequently. Please email the library "askus@worcesterlibrary.org" if we can be of any assistance during this challenging time.

2020 Census

2020 Census Worcester Everyone Counts April 1 - July 31

It's time for the 2020 Census!  Worcester County Library is proud to be a part of the Worcester County Complete Count Committee’s education and outreach effort.  In 2010 only 59% of the residents of Worcester County completed the census survey - this was the lowest response in the State of Maryland.  Everyone living in the continental US, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas of the US is mandated by the US Constitution (Article 1, Section 2) to complete a census survey every 10 years.

Coronavirus COVID-19: Links You Can Trust

The Enoch Pratt Free Library (Baltimore) created the following web guide about Coronavirus COVID-19:

World health Organization (WHO) - The World Health Organization (WHO) is a trusted, authoritative source for public health information. The WHO announced the official name for the disease that is causing the 2020 outbreak of coronavirus disease: COVID-19.

Spring Calendar of Events

Browse our latest calendar of events here.  We hope to see you at an upcoming program soon!

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