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 (614) 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 (614) 807-2626.

Adults interested in spooky stories of ghostly visits and information about Worthington's historic buildings and early residents won't want to miss the ghost tours to be held Friday, Oct. 2. Participants will learn more about the active spirit that allegedly haunts one of Ohio's oldest commercial buildings, the grave-robbing rumors that forced the closure of an area medical college, the potentially misplaced body of founding father James Kilbourne and the reason behind Mary Chase's eerie presence in the sanctuary of St. John's Church. Tours will depart from the Old Rectory, 50 E. New England Ave., at 7:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Old Rectory; Fritzy Jacobs, 635 High St.; and Worthington Hardware, 661 High St.

Northwest Library's popular Touch-A-Truck family event is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 3. Those attending will be able to see a fire truck, a police car, an ambulance and more, up close. A storytime for ages 3-7 will start at 10:30 am; truck time begins at 11 a.m.

Get Smart! Book Discussion Group, organized in conjunction with the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, will meet quarterly to talk about books of interest to busy leaders, supervisors and professionals. The next meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, at Ethan Allen Furniture, 6767 N High St. The selected title is "The Power of Less: The Fine Art of Limiting Yourself to the Essential...in Business and in Life" by Leo Babauta.

Learn more about feng shui and how you can transform your home using its basic tenets. Connie Spruill, co-director of the Feng Shui Institute of America, will offer hints, tips and new ideas, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, at Northwest Library.

Old Worthington Library's Speaking Volumes Book discussion group will meet to discuss David Eberschoff's "The 19th Wife" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7. In the book, it is 1875, and Ann Eliza Young has recently separated from her powerful husband, Brigham Young, prophet and leader of the Mormon Church. Expelled and an outcast, she embarks on a crusade to end polygamy in the United States.

During the Old Worthington Library program, "Eldercare: Opportunities & Options," learn how you can help your parents and loved ones navigate age-related transitions. Dan Brochetti, a licensed clinical social worker and caregiver specialist at Northwest Counseling Services, will address concerns, offer advice and discuss resources at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8.