Events Calendar

All in-person library events are cancelled until further notice due to COVID-19.

Oct
1
Thu
October Craft & Activities Pickup
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
October Craft & Activities Pickup @ Washington District Library - Main Library

We will distribute craft kits and other activities for kids, teens and adults Thursday, October 1st from 9:00am-8:00pm at the Main Library. Items will be available in the lobby outside the library front door, while supplies last.

For kids, we will have supplies and instructions for Boo Bombs, Scarecrow Pencil Cups and Halloween Flashlight Craft.

For teens, we will have supplies and instructions for a Graveyard in a Jar and Baby Yoda Luminary.

For adults, we will have supplies and instructions for Book Page Pumpkins.

For all age groups, we will also have other activities, puzzles, and reading challenges.

For further information, please contact the library at 309-444-2241.

Oct
10
Sat
Halloween Haunted Houses
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Halloween Haunted Houses @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Register to Pick-Up your Halloween Haunted House Kit! This kit comes with all the supplies need to make a sugary spooky house. Pick-up will be through the drive-up window.

Registration Required.

Register by calling (309) 444-2241
Registration opens Friday, September 18th at 9:00 AM.

Oct
12
Mon
Down on the Farm Storytime
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Down on the Farm Storytime @ Facebook LIVE

Join Miss Ali virtually down on the farm for storytime where she will be reading to chickens, a cow, and a pair of pigs!

 

View this storytime on our Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/thewdl/

Oct
13
Tue
STEAM LIVE – Boo Bombs
Oct 13 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
STEAM LIVE - Boo Bombs @ Facebook LIVE

Join Cassie from the Youth Services Department, for a Facebook LIVE STEAM event. She will walk you through how to create this month’s experiment, Boo Bombs.

STEAM Kit Pick-Up is Thursday, Oct. 1 from 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM. If you were not able to get a kit, a list of materials and instructions will be posted in the event discussion tab about a week prior to the Facebook LIVE event.

View this event at https://www.facebook.com/events/945625125949993/

 

Oct
27
Tue
Craft Along – Scarecrow Pencil Cups
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Craft Along - Scarecrow Pencil Cups @ Facebook Live

Join Cassie from the Youth Services Department, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. She will walk you through how to create this month’s kid craft, a Scarecrow Pencil Cup.

Craft Kit Pick-Up is Thursday, Oct. 1 from 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM. If you were not able to get a kit, a list of materials and instructions will be posted in the event discussion tab about a week prior to the Facebook LIVE event.

View this event at https://www.facebook.com/events/1752657448217881/

Oct
30
Fri
Halloween Party in a Bag
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Halloween Party in a Bag @ Washington District Library - Main Library
No trick or treating and classroom party? Have no fear, Halloween Party in a Bag is here! Stop on by the Main Library Lobby in your costume to grab your bag! We have bags available for children and teens filled with snacks, goodies, and activities to keep you busy this Halloween. Bags are first-come, first-served.
Nov
26
Thu
Library Closed
Nov 26 all-day
Library Closed

Main and Branch libraries closed all day for Thanksgiving.

Nov
27
Fri
Library Closed
Nov 27 all-day
Library Closed

Main and Branch libraries closed all day for Thanksgiving.

Dec
24
Thu
Library Closed
Dec 24 all-day
Library Closed

Main and Branch libraries closed all day for Christmas.

Dec
25
Fri
Library Closed
Dec 25 all-day
Library Closed

Main and Branch libraries closed all day for Christmas.