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Picnic at the Park - Forest Park Nature Center

June 16 @ 12:00 PM
WASHINGTON PARK

Enjoy a visit from one of our favorite performers at the park! Bring a blanket and a picnic lunch and spread out across the lawn by the Rotary Shelter to enjoy a show.

Book Boxes

Signups for the next round of our book box program are now open!

COVID-19 Policies

The library building is open to the public.  There are some policy changes due to the pandemic. 

Upcoming Events

Jun
22
Tue
10:00 am Cut the Cord: Breaking Away From...
Cut the Cord: Breaking Away From...
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Cut the Cord: Breaking Away From Cable @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Tired of high cable bills? Learn how to stream TV & break away from cable. Ages: 18+   No Registration
2:00 pm Barnyard Discoveries
Barnyard Discoveries
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Barnyard Discoveries @ Washington District Library- Main Library North End of Parking Lot
Come pet the farm animals of Barnyard Discoveries! No registration required. All ages are welcome.
2:00 pm Craft Along – Beach Slime
Craft Along – Beach Slime
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Craft Along - Beach Slime @ Facebook Live
Join Cassie from the Youth Services Department, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. She will walk you through how to create this week’s kid craft, Beach Slime. Craft Kit Pick-Up is Monday, June 21 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. If you were not able to get a kit, a list of materials and instructions[...]
4:00 pm Teen Paint Pour
Teen Paint Pour
Jun 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Paint Pour @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Select your colors and make a unique painting as we learn how to paint pour! Ages:12-18 Registration Required. Call (309)444-2241 to register.
Jun
24
Thu
9:30 am Baby Bounce
Baby Bounce
Jun 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Baby Bounce @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Join Miss Ali for songs and rhymes for babies and caregivers in person or on Facebook. Intended for ages 0-24 months. Space is limited; first come first serve. Note: Please keep non-participating children and extra caregivers to a minimum as space is limited due to COVID restrictions. Extras are welcome to wait in the children’s[...]
2:00 pm Craft Along – Funfetti Mug Cake
Craft Along – Funfetti Mug Cake
Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Craft Along - Funfetti Mug Cake @ Facebook Live
Join Emily from the Teen Librarian, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. She will walk you through how to create this week’s teen craft, a Funfetti Mug Cake. Craft Kit Pick-Up is Monday, June 21 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. If you were not able to get a kit, a list of materials and[...]
6:00 pm Tween/Teen Thursday- Color Wars
Tween/Teen Thursday- Color Wars
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tween/Teen Thursday- Color Wars @ Washington District Library- North End of Main Library Parking Lot
Join Miss Cassie & Miss Emily outside on the north side of the building for a color war. There will be color powder, 4 way Color Dodgeball, and a Giant Rainbow Slip n Slide! Messy clothes/swimsuit is recommended. Registration is required. Ages: 9-18 Call (309)444-2241 to register.
6:30 pm Cut the Cord: Breaking Away From...
Cut the Cord: Breaking Away From...
Jun 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Cut the Cord: Breaking Away From Cable @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Tired of high cable bills? Learn how to stream TV & break away from cable. Ages: 18+   No Registration
Jun
25
Fri
9:00 am One-on-One Tech Help
One-on-One Tech Help
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
One-on-One Tech Help @ Washington District Library - Sunnyland Branch
Have a question about eBooks, devices or computers?  Stop in and we can help!  First come, first serve availability. WDL cardholders can contact Erin for individual appointments, just call (309)444-2241.

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
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