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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?
Click the links above and left.




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.




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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Lynda.com Available Now!
Learn Excel, Word, Java, Photoshop and
more with Lynda.com! We’re excited to
announce that Washington District Library
is now offering Lynda.com to our patrons.
Lynda.com 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.


Preschool Storytime
Call or stop by the main library or branch
library to sign up children ages 3 - 6 for
preschool storytime. Lap sit storytime at the
main library for 2 year olds with an adult
does not require registration. Click here
for more information about preschool storytime
and 2 year olds' lap sit storytime.


Fall Book Sale Donations
September 26 - October 15
Donations of adult and children's books,
DVDs, audio books, and music CDs in
good condition will be taken starting Monday,
September 26 through Saturday, October 15,
for the Friends of Washington Library Fall
Book Sale. Please no magazines, textbooks,
encyclopedias, cassettes, or VHS tapes.
The sale will be held at the Main Library on
October 22-26 during regular library hours,
with a F.o.W.L. member preview on Friday,
October 21, from 5:00pm-7:00pm. Not a
member? You can join F.o.W.L. or pay a
$5.00 fee at the door to preview.

The next F.o.W.L. meeting will be on Tuesday,
October 11, at 6:30pm at the Main Library.
New members are always welcome!
Click Here for more information about the
Friends of Washington Library.


Lego Club for ages 5 and up
Tuesday, September 27, 4:00pm
Come to the Main Library to build your own
creations using library-supplied Legos!
Finished projects will be displayed for one
month in the children's department display
case.


TECH-STRAVAGANZA!
Thursday, October 6
Come to the Main Library to learn about the
great new technology offered at your library,
from the educational instruction offered on
Lynda.com to how to stream video with Roku
players! Stop by to see all of the exciting
products the library has to offer and enter for
a chance to win fabulous prizes!


Book Chatters
Monday, October 10, 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.