Teen Events

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

Main and Branch libraries closed all day for Memorial.

Jun
6
Mon
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
Camp Crafts
Jun 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Camp Crafts @ Washington District Library - Sunnyland Branch

Make beaded camp necklaces and keychains

Ages 12-18.

Jun
10
Fri
Solar Hot Dog Cooker
Jun 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Solar Hot Dog Cooker @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Learn to make a solar hot dog cooker out of a Pringles can!

Ages 12-18. Registration Required.

Call 30-444-2241 to register.

Jun
14
Tue
Paranormal Illinois
Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Paranormal Illinois @ Washington District Library - Main Library

Come to hear paranormal investigator Chad Lewis talk about Illinois tales of ghosts, UFOs, and mysterious creatures.

Ages 12+.

Jun
15
Wed
Hoop Dancing with Starr Chief Eagle
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Hoop Dancing with Starr Chief Eagle @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Learn more about Lakota Sioux culture while enjoying a hoop dance demonstration by Starr Chief Eagle. There will even be a chance to learn a little hoop dancing yourself!

All ages; no registration

Jun
16
Thu
Tween/Teen Team Building
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tween/Teen Team Building @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Join Miss Cassie every week for a variety of events & activities.

Ages: 9-18. Registration Required.

Call (309)444-2241 to register.

Jun
17
Fri
Art & a Movie
Jun 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Art & a Movie @ Washington District Library- Main Library

Join us for an evening of crafting and a movie every 3rd Friday of the month.

June: Great Outdoors: Mushroom Jars

Ages: 9-18. Registration Required.

Call (309)444-2241 to register.