Events Calendar

Dec
7
Tue
Teen Holiday Party
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Holiday Party @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Celebrate the season with a White Elephant Gift Exchange, Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest, cookie decorating, seasonal craft, and a holiday movie (we’ll vote that night)!
To participate in the exchange, bring a small gift.  It  does not have to be purchased but could be something from around your house.  A White Elephant Gift Exchange is a party game where amusing, wacky, and impractical gifts are exchanged.
For teens in grades 6-12.
No Registration Required.
Santa Storytime and Songs
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Santa Storytime and Songs @ Washington District Library - Sunnyland Branch

Story with Santa, Christmas music, and more!

All ages are welcome.

Dec
8
Wed
Brown Bag It: Music & More
Dec 8 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag It: Music & More @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Bring your lunch to the library every 2nd Wednesday of the month and enjoy a visit from a special guest!

December Guest: Music and More

All ages are welcome.

Ornament Extravaganza- Main Library
Dec 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ornament Extravaganza- Main Library @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Come to the library to make some ornaments for your holiday tree!

Intended for ages 5-12. Registration Required.

Call (309)444-2241 to register.

Holiday Craft – Gnome Ornaments
Dec 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Holiday Craft - Gnome Ornaments @ Washington District Library - Main

Join Ali for this fun seasonal craft. We’ll be crafting Gnome Ornaments, each patron will leave with one ornament. Registration is required please call 309.444.2241 to reserve your spot!

Dec
9
Thu
Tween Thursday: Ugly Christmas Sweaters
Dec 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Tween Thursday: Ugly Christmas Sweaters @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Join Miss Cassie every 2nd Thursday of the month for a variety of events & activities. This month we will be designing ugly holiday-wear. You bring the clothing item, and we provide the materials to spruce it up!

Ages: 9-14. Registration Required.

Call (309)444-2241 to register.

WDL Book Club
Dec 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
WDL Book Club @ Washington District Library

Join us to discuss books from all genres that you help choose! Snacks & drinks provided. December book choice: The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie.

Ages: 18 +

Dec
10
Fri
Tiny Town Playtime
Dec 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Tiny Town Playtime @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Missing storytime? Play with your storytime friends while visiting our tiny town!

December 3 – January 21 NO TINY TOWN ON 12/24 & 12/31

Ages: 0-5

Dec
11
Sat
Gingerbread Houses- Main Library
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Gingerbread Houses- Main Library @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Decorate a gingerbread house!

9 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 3PM – Main Branch    10 AM & 12PM – Sunnyland Branch

Ages: 3+. Registration Required.

Call (309)444-2241 to register.

Gingerbread Houses- Sunnyland Branch
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Gingerbread Houses- Sunnyland Branch @ Washington District Library- Sunnyland Branch

Decorate a gingerbread house!

9 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 3PM – Main Branch    10 AM & 12PM – Sunnyland Branch

Ages: 3+. Registration Required.

Call (309)444-2241 to register.