On Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day), Hennepin County libraries are closed.
On Sunday, May 26, 4–10 a.m., the library catalog, events listings and some online resources will be unavailable due to vendor maintenance.
Set near scenic Minnehaha Creek, Washburn Library serves the neighborhoods of southwest Minneapolis. It is named for local flour magnate and U.S. Senator William D. Washburn (1831-1912). Library service to this area began in 1939 with a bookmobile route. The library’s current location opened in 1970.
5244 Lyndale Ave. S.
Study for AP, GED, SAT, ACT, TOEFL, or military or occupational exams with testing resources available in print and online from your library.
Your library card is your ticket to audiobooks you can download to your phone.
Join us at Washburn Library to learn new things, be inspired and connect with others. Library events are free and open to all.
Join these volunteers who work closely with library staff to raise awareness of library services, raise funds, and plan programs and events.