AT THE LIBRARY

Incredible Bats

Learn more about animals from around the world!

Absolute Science Laser Show

Learn more about chemical reactions with fun experiments!

Chasing Mother Nature

Presented by Illinois Storm Chasers' Nick Bartholomew

Upcoming Events

Jul
13
Sat
10:00 am Lego Club
Lego Club
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Lego Club @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Use library-supplied Legos to build original creations that will be displayed for a whole month! Ages: 5+.
Jul
14
Sun
2:00 pm Interactive Family Movie Matinee
Interactive Family Movie Matinee
Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Interactive Family Movie Matinee @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Grab a bag of supplies and script to follow along as you watch a movie with your family! Popcorn & interactive supplies provided. Movie: Freaky Friday – PG (2003) All ages are welcome.
Jul
16
Tue
10:30 am Coffee & Company
Coffee & Company
Jul 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Company @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Have you been feeling isolated? Are you interested in getting out of the house and getting social? Join us to meet new faces and make social connections. Donuts & drinks provided. Ages: 18+.
6:00 pm Chasing Mother Nature
Chasing Mother Nature
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Chasing Mother Nature @ Washington District Library - Main Library
This captivating storm chasing presentation takes audiences on an electrifying journey through the thrilling world of storm chasing. Led by Illinois Storm Chasers’ Nick Bartholomew, an experienced storm chaser, the presentation delves into the science behind severe weather phenomena while sharing awe-inspiring footage and personal anecdotes of close encounters with nature’s most powerful storms.This captivating[...]
Jul
17
Wed
2:00 pm Genealogy Meet-Up
Genealogy Meet-Up
Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Genealogy Meet-Up @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Join us at the Main Library for our Genealogy Meet-Up. Come and share your discoveries and learn more about genealogical resources. Ages: 18+.
6:30 pm Tie Dye Bag
Tie Dye Bag
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Tie Dye Bag @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Do you love doing fun and unique crafts? Join us to make a tie dye bag! All supplies will be provided. Ages: 18+. Registration Required. Call (309)444-2241 to register.
Jul
18
Thu
6:30 pm Axes & Snaxes
Axes & Snaxes
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Axes & Snaxes @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Are you a fan of podcasts like Bear Brook and RedHanded? Do you have a not-so-secret crush on Keith Morrison? Then we have a group for you! Join us on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:30 PM to discuss true crime documentaries, podcasts, cold cases, and more! Snacks & drinks provided. Ages: 18+.
Jul
19
Fri
4:00 pm Art & a Movie
Art & a Movie
Jul 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Art & a Movie @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Calling all tweens & teens! Join us for a movie and a craft inspired by it. Pizza provided. July: Twister  – PG-13  – (1996) & VHS Art Ages: 9-18. Registration Required. Drop Off Event. Call (309)444-2241 to register.
Jul
21
Sun
2:00 pm Shark Tale Interactive Movie
Shark Tale Interactive Movie
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Shark Tale Interactive Movie @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Grab a bag of supplies and script to follow along as you watch a movie with your family! Popcorn & interactive supplies provided. Movie: Shark Tale – PG (2004) All ages are welcome.
Jul
22
Mon
10:00 am Shark Week Movie Marathon: The Meg
Shark Week Movie Marathon: The Meg
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Shark Week Movie Marathon: The Meg @ Washington District Library-Sunnyland Branch
Come in for a shark movie showing! Popcorn provided. Movie: The Meg (2018) PG-13 Ages: 16+.

HOURS AND LOCATIONS

MAIN LIBRARY
Five Points Washington
380 N. Wilmor Rd.
Washington, IL 61571
Phone: 309.444.2241
questions@washingtondl.org
Monday
9am-6pm
Tuesday
9am-8pm
Wednesday
9am-8pm
Thursday
9am-8pm
Friday
9am-5pm
Saturday (Sep - May)
9am-5pm
Saturday (Jun - Aug)
9am-1pm
Sunday
1pm-5pm
LIBRARY CLOSED
March 30
March 31
May 27
July 4
September 2
November 28
November 29
December 24
December 25
December 31 @ 1:00 PM
January 1
SUNNYLAND BRANCH
16 Washington Plaza
Washington, IL 61571
Phone/Fax: 309.745.3023
questions@washingtondl.org


Monday
9am-6pm
Tuesday
1pm-8pm
Wednesday
9am-6pm
Thursday
1pm-6pm
Friday
9am-5pm
Saturday (Sep - May)
9am-1pm
Saturday (Jun - Aug)
Closed
Sunday
Closed