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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?
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For a Main Library virtual tour click here
then select Library from the drop down list.

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.

Download free library eBooks and
audiobooks to compatible devices
thru the Alliance Digital Media Library
using your library card number and PIN.
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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.

All you need is an email address to join one
of our FREE online book clubs!

Available at the library!

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Winter Storytime
Main Library: January 27-March 25
Branch Library: January 26-March 22
Sign up now for Storytime at the Main or
Branch Library! Call or stop by to pre-register.
For more information about Storytime
Click Here.

Adult Winter Reading Program
February 1 through March 14
"Cabin Fever" winter reading program returns!
Get your reading log at the Main or Branch
Library, and start your 6 weeks of reading
on February 1st! Complete a book log by
Monday, March 14th to be entered in our
Grand Prize Drawing for a Kindle Fire!

Tuesday, February 9, 6:00-7:30pm
Teens in grades 6-12, come to the Main
Library to watch anime, eat ramen, draw,
and meet other fans!

Brown-Bag-It Lunchtime Fun!
Wednesday, February 10, 11:30am
Bring your kids and lunches to the Main
Library for Forest Park's "Amazing Bugs"!
Drinks are provided.

Make Your Own Valentines
Thursday, February 11, 6:30pm
Kids of all ages are welcome to stop by
the Main Library for a Valentine-making
night of fun!

Kids Crafternoon at the Branch Library
Thursday, February 18, 4:00pm
Come to the Branch Library at Washington
Plaza to do crayon etching!

Teen Minecraft Night
Wednesday, February 24, 4:00-6:00pm
Pre-registration at the Main Library is required
for this popluar event for teens in grades 6-12.
Sign up begins February 1st. Spaces are
limited; bring a laptop to ensure a spot. Call
or stop by the Main Library to register.

AARP Tax-Aide Appointments
AARP Tax-Aide volunteers will be at the
Main Library on Tuesdays between 1:00pm
and 4:00pm from Februray 2 thru April 12
for senior citizens and low-income
persons. Appointments are full at this time,
but you can add your name to a waiting list
by calling the Main Library at (309) 444-2241.

Federal tax forms and instructions can be found
online at:

You can order many of the federal tax forms and
publications online. For more information and to
order online, click on the following link:
Forms and Publications by U.S. Mail.

State tax forms and instructions can be found online