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

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Download free eBooks and audiobooks
thru the Alliance Digital Media Library.
Click Here to visit the Alliance Digital
Media Library for more information or
contact the Main Library. Click Here
for help with the OverDrive App.
Click Here for help with the Libby App.

Download free eBooks and audiobooks
thru the eRead Illinois digital library using
the Axis 360 App. Click Here for more
information about using eRead Illinois,
the free app, device compatibility, tips,
and troubleshooting or contact the Main

Biblioboard provides e-books including
classics, a rotating selection of titles
hand-picked by librarians, books by
Illinois authors, and more!

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
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New Sunday Hours
The Main Library will be open on
Sundays from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
for a trial period!

Library Director Search
Washington District Library is searching for
a new Library Director. Application materials
must be received by September 3, 2018.
Click here for more information and contact

One-on-One Tech Help
Wed., July 18, 2:00-3:00pm (MAIN)
Fri., July 20, 10:00-11:00am (MAIN)
Would you like assistance with ebooks,
email, social media,, your
smartphone, tablet, or laptop computer?
Stop in for help! Questions answered on
a first-come, first-served basis.

Morning Movie
at the Branch Library

Monday, July 23, 10:00am
Enjoy popcorn while watching The Greatest
(2017, PG).

Your Secret Chef:
The Mediterranean Diet

Tuesday, July 24, 6:30pm
Personal chef Bill More returns to the Main
Library to teach about flavorful, healthy foods
from Italy. Registration is full; call the Main
Library ask about a waiting list.

Genealogy Meetup
Friday, July 27, 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.

Book Chatters
Monday, August 6, 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 take home an exciting
new book before its official publication!
Light refreshments provided.

AARP Smart Driver Course
Monday, August 6, & Tuesday, August 7
9:30am - 1:30pm, for age 50 and up
Call or stop by the Main Library to register for
the AARP Smart Driver Course being held at
the Main Library. Please arrive 15 minutes
early on the first day and bring your driver's
license and your AARP card if you are a
member. Non-member class fee is $20.
AARP members pay $15. Please make
checks payable to AARP. Payment will be
collected on the first day. Participants must
attend both days.

Knit Night
Tuesday, August 7, 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 started!

WDL Book Club
Thursday, August 9, 6:30pm
The library's book club for adults meets
once a month, August - May, at 6:30pm.
Contact Erin at the Main Library for more
information. Join other book lovers at
the Main Library to discuss books you