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.

Willard Kids Ukulele Recital

Willard Kids Ukulele Recital

May 02, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Free and open to the public. Come and hear our Willard Kids play!

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Star Wars Day

Star Wars Day

May 04, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

What does the popular movie series, "Star Wars" mean to you?
May the "Force" be with you.

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Bead, Bead, Beading

Bead, Bead, Beading

May 11, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Join us for a hobby filled hour of jewelry making with beads.

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Artwork at Willard Library

Easter Egg Tree

Willard Library History

March 28, 1885

Opening ceremonies of Willard Library are conducted, despite horrendous weather conditions.