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we take you?
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For a main library virtual tour click here
then select Library from the drop down list.




Lynda.com is packed with educational
material. Click on the logo to get started!



Download free library eBooks and
audiobooks to compatible devices
thru the Alliance Digital Media Library
using your library card number and PIN.
Visit Help at alliance.lib.overdrive.com
for more information or contact the
Main Library.



Download the new all-in-one app!
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.




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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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Summer Reading:
"Reading by Design"

June 5 - July 14

Click Here for information about
summer reading for kids, ages 0-11.

Click Here for information about
summer reading for teens, ages 12-18.

Click Here for information about
Book Binge, our adult summer reading
challenge that goes from June 1 through
September 1.


Game Time
Thursday, July 20, 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.

Drop-In eBook Assistance
CANCELLED

Friday, July 21, 10:00-11:00am
The drop-in assistance for ebooks and
audiobooks has been cancelled for July
19 and 21. Drop-in assistance on the
third Wednesday and third Friday of
the month will start up again in August.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

Midday Movie
at the Branch Library

Monday, July 24, 11:00am
Come to the Branch library to watch
A United Kingdom (2016) PG-13.
Popcorn provided!

Your Secret Chef:
Fast, Fresh, Fun Summer Fare

Thursday, July 27, 6:30pm
Personal chef Bill More returns to the
Main Library with fabulous recipes
packed with seasonal produce that
are prefect for summer barbecue and
patio parties. Space is limited. Call
or stop by the Main Library to register.

Genealogy Meetup
Friday, July 28, 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.

Cupcake Decorating
Saturday, August 5, 10:00am
Call or stop by the Main Library to register
children, ages 3 and up, for a morning of
delicious fun decorating cupcakes at the
Main Library.

Book Chatters
Monday, August 7, 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 provided.

New! Monthly Knit Night
Tuesday, August 8, 6:30pm
Knit night is for all skill levels -- or let us
teach you how! Bring your yarn for a laid
back evening of conversation, tips, and
encouragement.