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Adult Events & Programs

F.o.W.L. Spring Book Sale
The Friends of Washington Library Spring Book
Sale will be held at the Main Library during library
hours from April 22 until noon onApril 26. There
will be a free F.o.W.L. member preview on Friday,
April 21, from 5:00-7:00pm. Non-members can
pay a $5.00 fee to attend the preview.

My Journey to Cuba
Thursday, April 20, 6:30pm
Former Washington Library Director Pam Tomka
will be sharing photos and stories from her recent
trip to Cuba! Learn more about this fascinating
nation that is not easily accessible to visitors and
about Ms. Tomka's adventures.

Drop-In eBook Assistance
Friday, April 21, 10:00-11:00am
Come to the Main Library for help with ebooks.

Award Winning Movies Series
Thursday, April 27, 6:00pm
Join us at the Main Library to watch A Man For All
Seasons (1966)
on our big screen.

AARP Driver's Safety Class
Tuesday, May 2 and Wednesday, May 3
9:30am - 1:30pm

Washington's Main Library is hosting the popular
AARP Smart Driver Course. Registration is required.
Participants must attend both days in order to complete
the course. Call or stop by the library to sign up.

Vegetable Gardening Basics
Thursday, May 4, 6:30pm
Learn to grow your own food with Master Gardener
Lee Mackey at the Main Library. Registration required.

Knit Night
Tuesday, May 9, 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.

Unlock My Family's Secrets with Ancestry
Thursday, May 18, 6:30pm
Begin your genealogical journey today! Learn how to
delve into Ancestry free of charge here at the library
to discover your family's past!

Book Chatters
Monday, June 5, 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 enter for a
chance to take home an exciting new book before
its official publication! Light refreshments provided.

Library Book Club
The library's book club for adults meets once a month,
August - May, at 6:30pm. Contact Erin at the Main Library
(444-2241) for more information.

Registration Options (when required):
NOTE: Registrations are limited; on a first-come
basis. If a program / event registration is full when
we receive your submission, we will contact you.

Registration is not required unless indicated.
Online registration is not available unless
otherwise indicated.

  1. Online Registration - when available
  2. Sign-up at either library location
  3. Sign-up by phone:
    Main Library (Five Points): 444-2241
    or Sunnyland Branch (Sunnyland Plaza):

2017 Holiday Schedule

The library will be closed:

January 2
February 20
May 29
July 4
September 4
November 23 & 24
December 25 & 26
December 29 (close at 1:00pm)

Available At The Library:

Ancestry Library Edition is
available at your library!

Discover your family history with the
world's largest genealogy website.
To view Ancestry using the link above
you must be at the Main Library inside
Five Points or the Branch Library
in Washington Plaza.

We’re extremely pleased to announce
that we are now offering ReferenceUSA®,
a powerful online research tool from
Infogroup®! 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. It is very easy to
navigate, so even computer novices will
feel at ease searching ReferenceUSA.
For use outside of the library, log on with
your Washington District Library card

Historical Society Case
Stop by and see the Washington Historical
Society display at the Main Library. Thanks
to donations given in memory of Marguerite
and Gary Lucas, a display case has been
purchased by the Historical Society
and placed at the Main Library to show
treasures from the Society’s collection.