Upcoming Events

1:00 pm FoWL Book Sale
FoWL Book Sale
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm
FoWL Book Sale @ Washington District Library- Main Library
The sale includes thousands of books of all genres and topics. All proceeds go toward adding popular items to the collection, paying for additional programs, and covering expenses for the children’s department and summer reading. Friday & Saturday: $1 each Sunday: $0.50 each Monday: $3/bag Tuesday: Free/Donation Book, DVD, and CD donations for the book[...]
6:30 pm Sunnyland Craft Night
Sunnyland Craft Night
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Sunnyland Craft Night @ Washington District Library-Sunnyland Branch
Need a decorative rock for your garden, or just something small to display your art skills. Come join us at the Branch for a night of rock painting. April Craft: Rock Painting Ages: 18+. Registration Required. Call (309)745-3023 to register.
6:30 pm Seed Saving
Seed Saving
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Seed Saving @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Did you know that WDL is adding a Seed Library to our Sunnyland Branch location? Join Karen Corrigan from the U of I Extension to learn seed saving tips and techniques to help make this endeavor a success! Ages: 18+.
9:00 am Library Delayed Opening
Library Delayed Opening
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Library Delayed Opening
Main and Branch libraries will open at 10 AM on the last Friday of each month to allow for all-staff meetings.
6:30 pm Puzzle Competition
Puzzle Competition
May 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Puzzle Competition @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Think your group can be the fastest to put together a 350 piece puzzle? Test your skills against other groups of puzzlers and win a prize if you and your group complete your puzzle first! Ages: 18+. Registration Required. Call (309)444-2241 to register.
9:30 am AARP Smart Driver Course
AARP Smart Driver Course
May 6 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
AARP Smart Driver Course @ Washington District Library- Main Library
If you are 50 and over, sign up to attend the AARP Smart Driver Course. Participants must attend both 4-hour sessions to receive a certificate that can provide a discount on car insurance. The cost is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members. Participants should arrive 15 minutes early on Monday to sign in[...]
10:00 am Book Chatters
Book Chatters
May 6 @ 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
May 6 @ 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 the first Monday of the month for a movie. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Movie: The Wolf and the Lion (2021) PG Ages: 18+.
10:30 am Coffee & Company
Coffee & Company
May 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Company @ Washington District Library-Sunnyland Branch
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+.
2:00 pm Cozy Mystery Book Club
Cozy Mystery Book Club
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cozy Mystery Book Club @ Washington District Library-Sunnyland Branch
Join us for a discussion of this month’s cozy pick, The American Agent by Jacqueline Winspear. 18+.