FEATURED RESOURCES

Cabin Fever Drawings

We will draw for Cabin Fever final prizes July 15th.  Click here for details.

Summer Reading 2020

Dig Deeper:  Read, Investigate, Discover!

Craft Kit Pick Up

Summer reading craft kits for all ages will be available for pick up every Monday for the six weeks of summer reading (June 15-July 26). You can pick up craft kits for kids, teens and adults in the Main Library parking lot between 10:30-12:30 and 3:30-5:30 every Monday, while supplies last.

FEATURED ONLINE EVENTS

Kids' Craft Along - Ocean Jars

July 7 @ 2:00 PM
FACEBOOK LIVE

Join Cassie and Ali from the Youth Services Department, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. They will walk you through how to create this week’s kid craft, an Ocean Jar.  Visit us at https://www.facebook.com/thewdl/.

Adult Craft Along - Cross Stitch Pendants

July 8 @ 2:00 PM
FACEBOOK LIVE

Join our Adult Services Manager, Rhiannon, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. She will walk you through how to create this week’s adult craft, a Cross Stitch Pendant.  Visit us at https://www.facebook.com/thewdl/.

Teen Craft Along - Rock Painting

July 9 @ 2:00 PM
FACEBOOK LIVE

Join our Young Adult Librarian, Emily, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. She will walk you through how to create this week’s teen craft, a rock painting.  Visit us at https://www.facebook.com/thewdl/.

Upcoming Events

Jul
6
Mon
all-day Creature Art Contest
Creature Art Contest
Jul 6 – Jul 12 all-day
Creature Art Contest @ Washington District Library
Participate in a virtual art contest! Each week we will post a featured creature of the week. Make your own with whatever medium you choose (crayons, clay, yarn, etc.), then let us know by checking the box on your summer reading online activity log (found here: https://washingtondl.org/at-the-library/summer-reading/). Include a picture of your project and you[...]
all-day Photo Scavenger Hunt
Photo Scavenger Hunt
Jul 6 – Jul 12 all-day
Photo Scavenger Hunt @ Washington District Library
Tune in every week for a new photo scavenger hunt. Find all ten items on your scavenger list, then let us know by checking the box on your summer reading online activity log (find it here: https://washingtondl.org/at-the-library/summer-reading/). Include a picture of all your items (or just your favorite one) and you may be featured in[...]
Jul
8
Wed
2:00 pm Adult Craft Along – Cross Stitch...
Adult Craft Along – Cross Stitch...
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Adult Craft Along - Cross Stitch Pendants @ Facebook Live
Join our Adult Services Manager, Rhiannon, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. She will walk you through how to create this week’s adult craft, a Cross Stitch Pendant.  Visit us at https://www.facebook.com/thewdl/.
Jul
9
Thu
2:00 pm Teen Craft Along – Rock Painting
Teen Craft Along – Rock Painting
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Teen Craft Along - Rock Painting @ Facebook Live
Join our Young Adult Librarian, Emily, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. She will walk you through how to create this week’s teen craft, a rock painting.  Visit us at https://www.facebook.com/thewdl/.
Jul
10
Fri
10:30 am Snack-Sized Storytime
Snack-Sized Storytime
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Snack-Sized Storytime @ Washington District Library
Grab a snack and join Miss Ali for a Facebook LIVE storytime featuring a book, song or rhyme, and a flannel board story. Visit the library’s Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/thewdl/
Jul
13
Mon
all-day Creature Art Contest
Creature Art Contest
Jul 13 – Jul 19 all-day
Creature Art Contest @ Washington District Library
Participate in a virtual art contest! Each week we will post a featured creature of the week. Make your own with whatever medium you choose (crayons, clay, yarn, etc.), then let us know by checking the box on your summer reading online activity log (found here: https://washingtondl.org/at-the-library/summer-reading/). Include a picture of your project and you[...]
all-day Photo Scavenger Hunt
Photo Scavenger Hunt
Jul 13 – Jul 19 all-day
Photo Scavenger Hunt @ Washington District Library
Tune in every week for a new photo scavenger hunt. Find all ten items on your scavenger list, then let us know by checking the box on your summer reading online activity log (find it here: https://washingtondl.org/at-the-library/summer-reading/). Include a picture of all your items (or just your favorite one) and you may be featured in[...]
10:30 am Summer Reading Craft Kit Pick Up
Summer Reading Craft Kit Pick Up
Jul 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Summer Reading Craft Kit Pick Up @ Washington District Library
Stop by the craft pick up tent in the Main Library parking lot to grab this week’s craft! Crafts kits are first-come, first-served. Children- Monster Magnets Teens- Treasure Maps Adults- Beaded Glass Charm Craft along with the WDL Staff each week live on Facebook! Children- Tuesdays at 2:00 PM Adults- Wednesdays at 2:00 PM Teens-[...]
3:30 pm Summer Reading Craft Kit Pick Up
Summer Reading Craft Kit Pick Up
Jul 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Summer Reading Craft Kit Pick Up @ Washington District Library
Stop by the craft pick up tent in the Main Library parking lot to grab this week’s craft! Crafts kits are first-come, first-served. Children- Monster Magnets Teens- Treasure Maps Adults- Beaded Glass Charm Craft along with the WDL Staff each week live on Facebook! Children- Tuesdays at 2:00 PM Adults- Wednesdays at 2:00 PM Teens-[...]
Jul
14
Tue
2:00 pm Children’s Craft Along – Monster...
Children’s Craft Along – Monster...
Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Children's Craft Along - Monster Magnets @ Facebook Live
Join Ali from the Youth Services Department, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. They will walk you through how to create this week’s kid craft, a monster magnet.  Visit us at https://www.facebook.com/thewdl/.

HOURS AND LOCATIONS

MAIN LIBRARY
Five Points Washington
380 N. Wilmor Rd.
Washington, IL 61571
Phone: 309.444.2241
Fax: 309.444.4711
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
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