Welcome to Willard Library

Willard Library in Evansville, Indiana, is famous for personal service and treasured special collections. Make the oldest public library in the state your destination... whether you’re a genealogist seeking to uncover the past, or a reader looking for a great book for yourself or your children.

Kazoo Hullabaloo

Kazoo Hullabaloo

Jan 27, 2015 - Jan 28, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Make some music in the new year!

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Mystery Sleuth

Mystery Sleuth

Feb 02, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Catering to Nobody by Diane Mott Davidson

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February Fun and Games

February Fun and Games

Feb 03, 2015 - Feb 04, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Come and play at Willard!

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Artwork at Willard Library

“Water Street” Print, 1981

“Water Street” Print, 1981

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Willard Library History

1891

4,763 new books arrived at the Library, at a cost of $3,229; Mr. Evans was reimbursed $18.35 for expenses he had incurred in purchasing them.