Children’s Events

Jun
22
Tue
Barnyard Discoveries
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Barnyard Discoveries @ Washington District Library- Main Library North End of Parking Lot

Come pet the farm animals of Barnyard Discoveries!

No registration required. All ages are welcome.

Craft Along – Beach Slime
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Craft Along - Beach Slime @ Facebook Live

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

Craft Kit Pick-Up is Monday, June 21 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 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://fb.me/e/1ub2st4HO

Jun
24
Thu
Baby Bounce
Jun 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Baby Bounce @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Join Miss Ali for songs and rhymes for babies and caregivers in person or on Facebook.
Intended for ages 0-24 months. Space is limited; first come first serve.

Note: Please keep non-participating children and extra caregivers to a minimum as space is limited due to COVID restrictions. Extras are welcome to wait in the children’s department.

 

Jun
25
Fri
Summer Storytime- Yellow
Jun 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Summer Storytime- Yellow @ Washington District Library- Main Library & Facebook Live

Join Miss Ali for a storytime with books, songs, rhymes, flannel boards, crafts, and lots of fun in person or on Facebook! Participants will receive a sensory activity to take home.
Intended for ages 2-5 years. Space is limited; first come first serve.

Note: Please keep non-participating children and extra caregivers to a minimum as space is limited due to COVID restrictions. Extras are welcome to wait in the children’s department.

Week 3: Yellow

    • Paper Plate Snail Lacing
    • Orbeez

View this event at https://fb.me/e/17Own6P9y

Art & A Movie
Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Art & A Movie @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Join Miss Cassie and Miss Emily for a movie and an art project inspired by it.

June 25: The Princess Diaries (G) & Balloon Dart Painting 

Note: craft will take place at the north end of the parking lot before the movie

Registration is required. Ages: 9-18

Call (309)444-2241 to register.

Jun
27
Sun
Family Movie Matinee
Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Movie Matinee @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Bring the whole family to enjoy a movie!

All Ages. No registration required. Space is limited; first come first serve.

Week 3: Moana (2016) (PG)

Jun
28
Mon
Craft Kit Pick-Up
Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Craft Kit Pick-Up @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Look for the big blue tent to pick up your very own kit with all the supplies for a fun craft every Monday. Do the craft on your own or craft along with us on Facebook (Tuesdays @ 2p for kids and Thursdays @ 2p for teens). Crafts kits are first-come, first-served. Crafts intended for ages 5-12 & 13-18.

Children- Fizzing Bath Dough
Teens- Pulled String Art

Jun
29
Tue
Craft Along – Fizzing Bath Dough
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Craft Along - Fizzing Bath Dough @ Facebook Live

Join Cassie from the Youth Services Department, for a Facebook LIVE crafting event. She will walk you through how to create this week’s kid craft, Fizzing Bath Dough.

Craft Kit Pick-Up is Monday, June 28 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 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://fb.me/e/1jRCUsZJG

Jun
30
Wed
Picnic at the Park- Sign & Sing with Communication Junction
Jun 30 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Picnic at the Park- Sign & Sing with Communication Junction @ Washington Park- Rotary Shelter

Enjoy a visit from one of our favorite performers at the park! Bring a blanket and a picnic lunch and spread out across the lawn by the Rotary Shelter to enjoy a show.

No registration required. All ages are welcome.

 

Jul
1
Thu
Baby Bounce
Jul 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Baby Bounce @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Join Miss Ali for songs and rhymes for babies and caregivers in person or on Facebook.
Intended for ages 0-24 months. Space is limited; first come first serve.

Note: Please keep non-participating children and extra caregivers to a minimum as space is limited due to COVID restrictions. Extras are welcome to wait in the children’s department.