|Washington Public Library Programs & Events|
Programs for Children & Teens
Preschool (ages 3-6)
Tuesdays & Fridays 10 a.m.
June 4-July 12, 2013
Tot Time (ages 0-2)
Wednesdays 9 or 10 a.m.
June 5-July 10, 2013
2nd Tuesday every month
All ages & abilities
3rd Tuesday every month
Ages 6 up
Dig into Reading
Summer Reading Program begins Tuesday, May 28.
Come in to pick up your reading logs/packets and start reading for the fun of it!
Sat., June 1 Elsenpeter Marionettes present Cinderella (for all ages) 10-11 a.m.
Thurs., June 13 Pirate School (for all ages). Costumes welcome. 1-2 p.m.
Tues., June 25 Storytime special guest, Carolyn Mueller, author of
Bubbles the Dwarf Zebu (for preschoolers) 10 a.m.
Fri., July 12 Hunger Games Reaping (for ages 12 up) 6:30-8 p.m.
Fri., July 19 Clifford the Big Red Dog 1:00 p.m.
Thurs., July 25 Get the Dirt on Worms (for rising K- 5th graders) 10-11 a.m.
Limit of 30 participants. Registration begins July 15. Call 636-390-1070 or signup at the library.
Tues., July 30 Time Capsule Dig (for all ages) 10 a.m.
Sat., August 3 End of Summer Reading Program. Turn in reading logs by 5 p.m.
Programs for Adults
Groundbreaking Reads Summer Reading Program
for ages 18 +
Pick up your reading logs beginning May 28. Read four books to earn a Washington Public Library book tote. Read seven books by July 20 in order to be eligible to attend the Dead & Buried Trivia Night on August 2 at 6:30 p.m.
Dig into Washington's Past
with archaeologist Joe Harl from the Archaeological Research Center of St. Louis
Tuesday, June 11 7 PM
Learn about the Lilly site (A.D. 900) located in Washington.
Co-sponsored by the Washington Historical Society
as part of their Evenings at the Museum series.
Sundae with the Authors
Sunday, June 23 2-4 p.m.
Join regional authors Nina Furstenau, Judith Huntley, Annette Johnson, Charles Bright and others for an afternoon of book talking and ice cream sundaes.
Great Decisions discussion group
Wednesdays, May 15-June 19
May 15: Feeding the Dragon: China in Africa
May 22: Red Line: Iran, Israel and the Bomb
May 29: Sacred Cow: Defending America on a Reduced Budget
June 5: The Generals & the Democrat: Myanmar in Transitiion
June 12: Intervention Calculation: Should the US Intervene?
June 19: Imperfect Union: The Eurozone in Crisis
Library meeting room
Brown Bag lunch, optional
No registration required.
VOYCEconnect Education Series
Library Meeting Room
April 23 Aging in Place: Options to Stay at Home
May 28 Which is Best...Care in the Home or Facility?
June 25 How to Choose a Long-Term Care Community
July 23 Advocating for Long-Term Care Community Residents
No registration required.