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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.
View a list of free library events at Washburn Library
Join the Friends of Washburn Library
5244 Lyndale Ave. S.
January 25, 2021
Join us as we celebrate and honor Black History Month with online events, displays and book lists.
January 15, 2021
OverDrive and its Libby app will be your primary tools to access eMaterials in 2021.