Washburn Library

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.

Features

Events

View a list of free library events at Washburn Library

Friends

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Washburn Library

5244 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis , MN 55419

612-543-8375

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News

March 13, 2020

April is National Car Care Month

Your library has online resources available to help you take care of your car, including ALLDATA.

February 18, 2020

Tax resources at your library

Tax assistance and paper copies of IRS Form 1040 and Instructions are available at many Hennepin County libraries this tax season.