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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.

New E-Resources!
The library has new e-resources for
Washington District Library cardholders!
Click Here to see NoveList book
recommendations, Consumer Reports
that you can access from home, Learning
Express Library test preparation, Legal
Information Reference Center, Small
Business Reference Center, and more.

NEW! Museum Pass
Thanks to sponsorship from the Peoria
Riverfront Museum’s Visionary Society,
Washington District Library cardholders
can now borrow a pass to the Peoria
Riverfront Museum! Call or stop by the
library to find out how! is packed with educational
material. Click on the logo to get started!

Powered by OverDrive
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!

Community Power Project
Click Here for more information.

If you have suggestions for how to improve your
library experience, please click "contact us"
below. We welcome your comments.

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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!

Job Opening
The Washington District Library seeks a
customer service-oriented clerk to perform
front desk duties. Click Here to see a full
job description.

Summer Reading Survey
Click Here to take our Summer Reading
survey for a chance to win a $50 Chamber
of Commerce gift certificate!

UnityPoint Wellmobile
Saturday, September 15, 9:00-11:30am
UnityPoint Health will provide free blood
pressure, spirometry, blood glucose* (sugar),
and cholesterol* screenings at the Main
Library. Screenings are free and open to the
public, no appointment is necessary.
*Note: An 8 to 12 hour fast is required for
the blood glucose and cholesterol tests.

Family Game Time
Sponsored by WCHS Game Club
Saturday, September 15, 2:00pm
Washington Community High School Game
Club members will be on hand at the Main
Library to teach us and play games. Come
make new friends, learn a new game, and
have fun! All ages welcome.

One-on-One Tech Help
Mon., Sep. 17, 9:00-10:00am (Branch)
Wed., Sep. 19, 2:00-3:00pm (Main)
Fri., Sep. 21, 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 Branch
Monday, September 17, 10:00am
Enjoy Chappaquiddick (PG-13, 2017)
and popcorn at the Branch Library!

Family BINGO at Branch
Tuesday, September 18, 6:30pm
All ages are welcome at this evening of family
fun at the Branch Library!

Wednesday Walks
September 19 & 26 at 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.

Kids Crafternoon at Branch
Thursday, September 20, 4:00pm
Kids of all ages are invited to stop in to do a
make-it-take-it craft at the Branch Library!

Tech Talk: Social Media Basics
Thursday, September 20, 6:30-7:30pm
Join us at the Main Library to learn Facebook,
Instagram, Twitter, and others as time and
interest permit.

Tuesday, September 25, 4:00pm
Kids, 5 and up, use library-supplied Legos to
build original creations at the Main Library!

Teen Movie Night at Branch
Tuesday, September 25, 5:00pm
Enjoy pizza and snacks while watching a
movie. Movie TBA

The Art of Living Mindfully
Thursday, September 27, 6:00pm
Mindfulness reduces stress, enhances
concentration, and sharpens minds. Join
Wisnu Meier at the Main Library as she
teaches through lecture and hands-on
experience. Registration is required and
limited to 25 participants.