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.

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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Grand Opening

Grand Opening

Feb 07, 2015
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate the old, revel in the new!

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Artwork at Willard Library

Watercolor Painting of Willard Library and Park

Watercolor Painting of Willard Library and Park

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Willard Library History

July 29, 1982

Fantasy Animals in the Park, a series of five whimsical stained-glass designs by Charlotte Paul, a stained glass artist from Bloomington, Indiana, were installed in the Children's Room. They were dedicated in memory of former Head Librarian Gray Davis Williams.