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.

First Indiana Cavalry: the First to Serve, the First to Fall: John Kell Highman

First Indiana Cavalry: the First to Serve, the First to Fall: John Kell Highman

Sep 19, 2017
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn about Hoosier John Kell Highman, who served in the First Indiana Cavalry during the Civil War.

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Autumn Begins

Autumn Begins

Sep 20, 2017
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Fun with Fall!

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Family Movie Night

Family Movie Night

Sep 25, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

We will be viewing the movie Trolls!

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Artwork at Willard Library

Burl Walnut Wardrobe

Willard Library History

January 23, 1990

William Goodrich was named Director of Willard Library.