AT THE LIBRARY

Peeps Diorama

Create, Display, Win!

Recipe Swap

Share your favorites and get some new ones to try!

Axes & Snaxes After Dark

Can you solve the murder?

Upcoming Events

Mar
4
Mon
10:00 am Book Chatters
Book Chatters
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Book Chatters @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Are you interested in a book club, but don’t have a lot of extra time? Join us monthly to discuss your latest reads, get recommendations, and learn about upcoming and recently released titles. Plus, take home a new book before its official release date. Ages: 18+.
10:00 am Monday Morning Movie
Monday Morning Movie
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monday Morning Movie @ Washington District Library-Sunnyland Branch
Come in for some mid-morning entertainment! Join us at Sunnyland on the first Monday of the month for a movie. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Movie: The King’s Daughter (2022) TV-PG Ages: 18+.
Mar
6
Wed
10:00 am Winter Storytime: Little Listeners
Winter Storytime: Little Listeners
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Winter Storytime: Little Listeners @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Storytime for our littlest friends! Little Listeners is a storytime for beginners with 20 minutes of short stories, rhymes, & songs, to be enjoyed from the comfort of a caregiver’s lap. Storytime is followed by 10 minutes of sensory playtime. Ages: 2-3.
6:00 pm Teen Takeover
Teen Takeover
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Takeover @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Hang out at the library and play games, work on your projects (writing, crafting, homework, etc) and more. Food and drinks provided. Grades: 6-12. Registration Required. Call (309)444-2241 to register.
6:30 pm Recipe Swap
Recipe Swap
Mar 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Recipe Swap @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Looking for new recipes to try? Join us (and bring your yummy recipes too) to the library for others to share. You will leave with copies of recipes to try at home! Ages: 18+. Registration Required. Call (309)444-2241 to register.
Mar
7
Thu
9:30 am Baby Bounce
Baby Bounce
Mar 7 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Baby Bounce @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Looking for something to do with your child that is not quite old enough for storytime? Baby Bounce is the class for you! Geared towards babies under the age of 2, this lap-sit program is a 30-minute music and movement class that teaches pre-literacy skills and prepares your child for a storytime-like setting. Ages: 0-2.
4:00 pm STEAM Power: Charged Up
STEAM Power: Charged Up
Mar 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM Power: Charged Up @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Come in for a different STEAM-inspired activity on the 1st Thursday of every month. Intended for ages 5-12.
Mar
8
Fri
10:30 am Winter Storytime: Together Time
Winter Storytime: Together Time
Mar 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Winter Storytime: Together Time @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Storytime fun for the whole family! Together Time is 30 minutes of stories, songs, & rhymes, followed by 15 minutes of activity stations. Stations include craft, sensory bins, and dramatic play. Ages: 3-5.
5:00 pm Axes & Snaxes After Dark
Axes & Snaxes After Dark
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Axes & Snaxes After Dark @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Join fellow lovers of true crime for a mystery, murder, and exorcism at our “pop up” asylum. Costumes are encouraged and a dinner of pizza and snacks will be provided. Ages: 18+. Registration Required. Call (309)444-2241 to register.
Mar
9
Sat
5:00 pm Mini Golf
Mini Golf
Mar 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mini Golf @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Putt on down to the library fore a chance at becoming a mini golf champ. The 9 hole course will be set up around the library. Will you be able to get a hole in one and take home a prize for having the best score? Pizza provided. Ages: 9-14. Registration Required. Call (309)444-2241 to[...]

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
January 15
February 19
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