Events Calendar

May
30
Mon
Library Closed
May 30 all-day
Library Closed

Main and Branch libraries closed all day for Memorial.

May
31
Tue
Lego Club
May 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Lego Club @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Use library-supplied Legos to build original creations that will be displayed for a whole month!

Ages: 5+

Jun
6
Mon
Summer Storytime – Sunnyland Branch
Jun 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Summer Storytime - Sunnyland Branch @ Washington District Library- Sunnyland Branch
Six weeks of stories, songs, rhymes, crafts, and weekly themed fun for your littles! Promotes listening skills & a love of books!
Theme: Into the Woods
Craft: Paper Bag Bear Claws
Sensory: Woodland Bin
Intended for Ages: 2-6
Library Closing Early
Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm
Library Closing Early @ Washington District Library - Sunnyland Branch

Both WDL branches will close at 4 PM on Monday, June 6th for our Summer Reading Kick-Off Carnival.

Summer Reading Kick Off
Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Summer Reading Kick Off @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Help us kick off our summer reading program with a carnival! While getting signed up for summer reading enjoy bubble stations, yard games, food, and so much more!
(Carnival will be located in Five Points South Parking Lot, in front of the theater and across the street from the high school)
Check out our event on Facebook to get updates on what food trucks and entertainment will be there!
All Ages.
Jun
7
Tue
Camping Hacks
Jun 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Camping Hacks @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Join Miss Cassie & Miss Morgan every other Tuesday during summer reading to learn skills you can use while out in nature whether it be a simple hike or camping. Each session will focus on a different category of skills.
This week we will have a handful of cooking hacks. We will be making a mini spice kit, firestarters, coffee pods, and a waterproof match kit!
Ages: 5+.
Jun
8
Wed
Picnic at the Park- Forest Park Nature Center
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Picnic at the Park- Forest Park Nature Center @ John L. Hensey
Bring your lunch to the Hensey Playgound and enjoy a visit from one of our friends!
[Event will be moved to the Main library in the case of bad weather]
All Ages.
Jun
9
Thu
Baby Bounce
Jun 9 @ 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

Jun
10
Fri
Summer Storytime- Main Library
Jun 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Summer Storytime- Main Library @ Washington District Library- Main Library & Facebook Live
Six weeks of stories, songs, rhymes, crafts, and weekly themed fun for your littles! Promotes listening skills & a love of books!
Theme: Into the Woods
Craft: Paper Bag Bear Claws
Sensory: Woodland Bin
Dramatic Play: Going on a Bear Hunt
Intended for Ages: 2-6.
Jun
12
Sun
Family Movie Matinee
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Movie Matinee @ Washington District Library- Main Library
Enjoy a movie with your family on a Sunday afternoon! Popcorn provided.
Movie: RV – PG (2006)
All ages are welcome.