News & Announcements

Afternoon Paint Time with Calvin - Library Foundation Fundraiser; Saturday, October 1 @ 3 pm

Hang out with Calvin as he guides you on a creative journey to bring this wonderful fall painting to life!  Call Amy at 410-632-2600 with any questions.  Price is $40 and includes all painting supplies and light refreshments.  Cash/Check made payable to: Worcester County Library Foundation.

All proceeds to benefit the Leister-Staley Scholarship.  Thank you for supporting the library!

The Art of Reading Book Club: "A Rift in the Earth: Art, Memory, and the Fight for the Vietnam War Memorial" by James Reston Jr.

Worcester County Library will present a special community book discussion, "The Art of Reading Book Club," on October 12, 2022 at 6 pm at the Berlin Branch.  The discussion will focus on James Reston Jr.'s "A Rift in the Earth: Art, Memory, and the Fight for the Vietnam War Memorial."  The program will be facilitated by Poet Laureate Nancy Mitchell and is sponsored through a grant from the Worcester County Arts Council. Books are available at the Belin Branch circulation desk. 

Fall Calendar of Events

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The autumn season can sometimes feel quiet in a library, after the busyness of the summer months. But in reality, autumn is a time of celebration and exploration for the Worcester County Library. Come join us for another Fall Season of amazing programs!

Gale Legal Forms Maryland - New Online Resource

Find a wide selection of legal forms including real estate contracts, wills, premarital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, and landlord tenant forms. These forms are appropriate for use in Maryland and reflect Maryland law and legal practices. A comprehensive Maryland attorney directory and a dictionary of legal definitions explained in layman's language are also included. Powered by Gale.

Eat Healthy, Eat Local, and Live Well Resource Guide

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Access the Worcester County Health Department's lasted resource guide "Eat Healthy, Eat Local, and Live Well" HERE.  This was developed as part of the Farm to Library grant initiative and will help readers easily locate and access fresh, nutritious, high-quality foods in Worcester County, MD.  For more information about this program, please visit:

Free Expungement Clinic - Pocomoke Branch

The Worcester County Library is offering a free expungement clinic in partnership with Maryland Volunteer Lawyer Services on July 18th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at our Pocomoke Library (301 Market Street). 

Storytime on the Beach w/ OC Library & Beach Patrol - June 29

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The Ocean City Branch of Worcester County Library is excited to partner with the Ocean City Beach Patrol to bring "Storytime on the Beach." On Wednesday, June 29 at 11:30 am, meet us on the beach at Caroline Street for sun, sand, and stories! Families and children of all ages are welcome.

In case of inclement weather, we will be at the Beach Patrol Headquarters on Talbot Street on the same day and time.

Dive into Summer Reading - Registration Begins June 13

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Libraries Encourage Summer Reading to Reinforce Learning, Help Reduce Summer Slide

Summer Reading Lists - Ocean of Possibilities

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The Library is gearing up for Summer Reading and we are looking forward to this year's theme "Ocean of Possibilities." Not sure what to read? Looking for some fun and informative ocean-inspired books? Check out these lists!