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Adult Events & Programs

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. The next meeting will
be on Thursday, November 13.

Howard Knotts: Ace of the Prairie
Thursday, November 20, 6:30pm
Come to the Main Library to learn about WWI during
its centennial, and hear the amazing story of hero
Howard Knotts, flying ace & PoW from Illinois. This
event is intended for an adult audience.

Using the Digital Library
Wednesday, December 10, 6:30pm
Come to the Main Library to learn about using the
Alliance Digital Media Library to download ebooks
and audiobooks.

Return to the Peoria State Hospital
Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 6:30pm
Gary Lisman shares fascinating information about the
former mental hospital and its history, treatments,
myths, and legends.

Using the Digital Library
Wednesday, January 14, 2015, 6:30pm
Come to the Main Library to learn about using the
Alliance Digital Media Library to download ebooks
and audiobooks.

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):

2014 Holiday Schedule

The library will be closed:

January 1
February 17
May 26
July 4
September 1
November 27 & 28
December 24 & 25
December 31 (close at 1:00pm)

January 1, 2015

Alliance Digital Media Library

Using a variety of devices, Washington
District Library patrons can download
eBooks and audiobooks through the
Alliance Digital Media Library. WiFi
downloading to certain devices is also
available. Access the virtual library,
device compatibility, and Help through
the links provided on our Home page, or
go to
If you have any questions please call the
Main Library at 444-2241. One-on-one
instruction is available for Washington
Library cardholders by appointment only.


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 Sunnyland Plaza.