Book Binge: 2016
Adult Summer Reading Program
June 1 - September 1
Join us for our first summer reading program for
adults! Sign up now at the Main or Branch Library.
Pick up a reading sheet with 25 reading suggestions.
Choose 8 out of the 25, then turn in your form by
September 1 to receive a completion prize (while
supplies last) and be entered in our grand prize
drawing to win a Kindle device!
Every Foot and Inch - One Man's
Adventure Riding a Bicycle Across
Thursday, July 21, 6:30pm
Listen to fascinating cross country bike adventures
from local author Champ Walker's book, Every Foot
and Inch, at the Main Library. Copies of the book
will also be available for purchase.
AARP Driver Safety Course
Wed., July 27 & Thurs. July 28, 8:30am-12:30pm
Pre-registration is required.
Please arrive 15 minutes early. Participants must attend
both days. Cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for
non-members. Payment will be taken on the first day of
class; advance payment not accepted. Bring your AARP
membership card, driver's license and a pen.
Call the Main
Library at 444-2241 to register. Class size limited to 20.
The Stuart Mack Quartet
Saturday, August 6, 3:00pm
Trumpeter, composer, and WCHS grad Stuart Mack
returns to Washington with his jazz quartet! Don't miss
this award-winning musician's one time special
Monday, August 15, 11:00am
Bring a book-loving friend and join us at the Main
Library for talk and fun in a brand new group that
allows you to chat with others about what you are
reading and get recommendations from others
about what they are reading. Learn about terrific
new books at the library and take home advanced
reader copies before they are published!
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.
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
- Online Registration - when available
- Sign-up at either library location
- Sign-up by phone:
Main Library (Five Points): 444-2241
or Sunnyland Branch (Sunnyland Plaza):
2016 Holiday Schedule
The library will be closed:
November 24 & 25
December 23, 24 & 26
December 30 (close at 1:00pm)
January 1, 2017
Available At The Library:
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 Washington Plaza.
We’re extremely pleased to announce
that we are now offering ReferenceUSA®,
a powerful online research tool from
Infogroup®! 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. It is very easy to
navigate, so even computer novices will
feel at ease searching ReferenceUSA.
For use outside of the library, log on with
your Washington District Library card
Historical Society Case
Stop by and see the Washington Historical
Society display at the Main Library. Thanks
to donations given in memory of Marguerite
and Gary Lucas, a display case has been
purchased by the Historical Society
and placed at the Main Library to show
treasures from the Society’s collection.