Events Calendar

Dec
5
Thu
STEAM Power: Butter Making
Dec 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
STEAM Power: Butter Making @ Washington District Library - Sunnyland Branch

Join us on the first Thursday of the month to make a new STEAM-powered project! This month’s project is butter making.

Ages 3+; no registration required

The Busy People Discussion Group
Dec 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
The Busy People Discussion Group @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Have a hard time fitting a book club into your schedule? Every month we will discuss a short story, essay or article and enjoy some refreshments. Ask at the front desk of the Main Library or Sunnyland Branch if you want a paper copy of this month’s discussion topic.

This month we will be discussing “Japan’s Rent-a-Family Industry” by Elif Batuman.

Dec
6
Fri
Tiny Town Playtime
Dec 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Tiny Town Playtime @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Drop in to visit our tiny town and see friends while we are on storytime break!

Ages 5 and under; no registration required

Dec
7
Sat
Gingerbread House
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Gingerbread House @ Washington District Library - Sunnyland Branch

Join us for our annual gingerbread house decorating extravaganza! Sign up for a space in either the 9 AM or 11 AM time slot.

Ages 3+; registration required

Registration opens on November 1

Call at 309-745-3023

Gingerbread Houses
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Gingerbread Houses @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Join us for our annual gingerbread house decorating extravaganza! Sign up for a space in either the 9 AM, 11 AM, 1 PM, or 3 PM time slot.

Ages 3+; registration required

Registration opens on November 1

Call at 309-444-2241

Dec
9
Mon
Make It Monday: Cricut Christmas Cards
Dec 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Make It Monday: Cricut Christmas Cards @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Put your maker skills to work with a new project every month. December’s project is Cricut Christmas Cards! Make a card to celebrate the holidays

Ages 8-12; no registration required

Dec
10
Tue
Teen ANIME Meeting
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Teen ANIME Meeting @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Love anime and manga?

Join the Washington Anime Group to watch anime, eat ramen, draw, and meet other fans.

We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from September – June.

For teens in grades 6-12.

Santa Storytime and Songs
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Santa Storytime and Songs @ Washington District Library - Sunnyland Branch

Picture and story with Santa, followed by Christmas music with Music & More!

All ages; no registration

Dec
11
Wed
Brown Bag It: Communication Junction
Dec 11 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag It: Communication Junction @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Bring your lunch to the library and enjoy a Sign and Sing Storytime with Communication Junction! Drinks provided.

All ages; no registration.

Craftstravaganza!: Holiday Gift Edition
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Craftstravaganza!: Holiday Gift Edition @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Let’s make some holiday gifts! Supplies and instruction will be provided for three projects. Participants can complete as many or as few as they wish.

This event is for adults (18+) only. Registration required – limited to the first 20 signed up. Call 309-444-2241 to register.