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.

The Thursday Morning Book Discussion Group will discuss "People of the Book" by Geraldine Brooks at 10:30 a.m. today (Thursday, Aug. 25) at Old Worthington Library.

Northwest Library will host "Beanstalk Bonanza" at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27. Children will hear the classic story of "Jack and the Beanstalk," and then plant their own beanstalk to grow at home.

Teens can play Madden NFL 2010 or paper football while participating in the draft for the inaugural season of the Worthington Fantasy Football League. Events will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, at Old Worthington Library, or 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, at Northwest Library. A valid Yahoo account is required. Registration is required. If you cannot attend the event, but would like to participate, call the library to obtain a password for the draft.