The following programs are offered by Worthington Libraries. Old Worthington Library is at 820 High St., Northwest Library is at 2280 Hard Road and Worthington Park Library is at 1389 Worthington Centre Drive. Call 807-2626.

The following programs are offered by Worthington Libraries. Old Worthington Library is at 820 High St., Northwest Library is at 2280 Hard Road and Worthington Park Library is at 1389 Worthington Centre Drive. Call 807-2626.

Northwest Library will host "Mysteries of Ancient Egypt" at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 2. School-age children are invited to make cartouches, find hidden treasures of the gods and play games like Pin the Snake on the pharaoh and Find the Pyramid.

Many parents don't realize that before their children learn to read, they must have six basic skills that will better prepare them. Old Worthington Library has scheduled a "Ready to Read" workshop at 7 p.m. Tuesdays, May 5 and May 12. Parents will learn games, songs and rhymes that they can do with their children to help prepare them to read.