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We have a host of materials, resources,
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
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Main Library.

Washington Library cardholders can
download eBooks and audiobooks thru
the eRead Illinois digital library using
the Axis 360 App. 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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Register for Storytime!
Nine weeks of stories, songs, puppets,
finger rhymes, crafts, and weekly themed
fun for preschoolers! Click Here for more

Tuesday, September 26, 4:00pm
Kids ages 5 and up can use library-supplied
Legos at the Main Library to build their own
creations for display in our children's area.

Teen Movie Night
at the Branch Library

Tuesday, September 26, 5:00-7:30pm
Bring yourself and your friends to watch
Beauty and the Beast. Popcorn provided!

Wednesday Walks
Wednesday, September 27, 11:00am
Let's get moving! We will meet at the Main
Library and set out for a walk on the trail.
In case of bad weather, we will walk on the
track at Five Points Washington. Participants
can set their own pace and distance. Bottled
water will be provided.

Game Night
Thursday, September 28, at 6:00pm
Drop in at the Main Library for a fun evening
of board and card games with a welcoming
group. A variety of games will be available,
based on attendance and interest.

Genealogy Meetup

Friday, September 29, 2:30pm
Share your recent genealogical finds with
others! Get help using Ancestry Library Edition
and other library resources to explore your
family's history at the Main Library. Light
refreshments provided.

Abraham Lincoln in Song
Saturday, September 30, 2:00pm
Area folk musician Chris Vallillo presents
his throughly-researched period program
as a biography of the president at the
Main Library.

Book Sale Donations Accepted
October 2 - October 14
The library will be accepting donations of
books, DVDs, audio books, and music CDs
in good condtion for the F.o.W.L. Fall Book
Sale October 21-25. Please no magazines,
encyclopedias, or textbooks.

Book Chatters
Monday, October 2, 11:00-12:00
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 enter for a chance to
take home an exciting new book before
its official publication! Light refreshments

Knit Night
Tuesday, October 3, 6:30pm
Bring your latest project for a laidback
evening of conversation and yarn work at the
Main Library. All skill levels welcome - staff
will be on hand to offer tips and encouragement.
Don't knit? We'll be happy to help you get