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programs and activities designed just for
you, your family, and friends. Where can
we take you?
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For a main library virtual tour click here
then select Library from the drop down list. is packed with educational
material. Click on the logo to get started!

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audiobooks to compatible devices
thru the Alliance Digital Media Library
using your library card number and PIN.
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Washington Library cardholders can
download eBooks and audiobooks thru
the eRead Illinois digital library. Visit
Help for more information about using
eRead Illinois, the free app, device
compatibility, tips, and troubleshooting.

Available at the library!

ReferenceUSA® provides library cardholders
instant, real-time access to accurate, in-depth
information on 17 million U.S. businesses
and 210 million U.S. residents.

Community Power Project
A collection of photos and documents
recovered from the tornado are being
housed at the Washington District
Library located inside Five Points.
Please share this with affected families.
Click on the link below for more information:
Found Items Information.

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Learn Excel, Word, Java, Photoshop and
more with! We’re excited to
announce that Washington District Library
is now offering to our patrons. is packed with great educational
material including high quality videos by
expert instructors. With your Washington
District Library card, you can access
instruction through the links on the library's
website on tech topics like Photoshop
and increase your professional skills with
classes on Project Management. You can
get started by clicking here.

Kids Winter Reading!
Kids from birth through 5th grade can join
in this fun new reading program! Pick up
a booklog beginning November 1, read
1500 minutes between November 24 and
January 1, then turn in your booklog before
January 4 to attend a pizza and movie party
at the Main Library on January 7 at 6:00pm!
Kids who attend the pizza party are eligible
to win one of five Amazon gift cards! No
registration required -- just take a booklog
and begin reading!

Gingerbread House Decorating
Saturday, December 3
Pre-registration is required for this popular
event for ages 3 and up. Choose between
10:00am at the Branch Library, or from
9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, and 3:00pm at
the Main Library. An adult must accompany
children under the age of 8. All supplies are
provided! Space is limited.

Christmas Music & Santa Storytime
at the Branch Library

Tuesday, December 6, 6:00pm
Visit Santa, sing carols with Miss Tracy
and listen to a Christmas story or two at
the Branch Library!

Candy Christmas Critters Craft
Thursday, December 8, 6:00pm
All ages are welcome to this fun event at
the Main Library, but registration is required.
Make three different Christmas critters from
candy! Call the Main Library to register.

Book Chatters
Monday, December 12, 11:00am-12:00

Our Book Chatters group discusses books
we've been reading and favorites we've
enjoyed! Come to the Main Library to learn
about terrific authors and newly released or
upcoming titles, and take home advanced
copies before their official publication date!
Light refreshments provided.

Tuesday, December 13, 6:00-7:30pm
Teens in grades 6-12, come to the main
library to watch anime, eat ramen, talk with
other fans, and more!