News & Announcements

Fall Calendar of Events

Cover of the Fall 2022 Calendar of Events

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

Eat Healthy, Eat Local, Live Well resource guide cover

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!

Pocomoke Seed Library

seed library cabinet at the Pocomoke branch

Worcester County Library is excited to announce the launch of the new Pocomoke Seed Library!  This is part of the Farm to Library initiative, a robust diabetes prevention program developed by the Worcester County Health Department.  A huge thank you to CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield for funding the Farm to Library program for our community.

The Seed Library is a fun – and free – way to try planting your very own garden.  Here’s how:

Library Branches Open Half-Day April 29 (1 - 5 pm)

On April 29, all Worcester County Library branches will be closed the first half of the day while library staff participate in an in-service training. All Worcester County Library branches will be open from 1-5 pm on Friday, April 29.