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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.

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audiobooks to compatible devices
thru the Alliance Digital Media Library
using your library card number and PIN.
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for more information or contact the
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.

Available at the library!

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The main Library and branch Library will
be closed on Monday, September 5, 2016.

Changes at the Library
We are excited to be offering new
educational opportunities at the library
through can help
you learn many great skills from how to
write Java code to mastering project
management. As part of a continuing
effort to offer the best services to our
patrons, we have decided to discontinue
the Dear Reader email service. We are
not seeing significant usage at this time.
If you would like to speak to the library
director about the change, email him at

To try, click here. Available Now!
Learn Excel, Word, Java, Photoshop and
more with! We’re excited to
announce that Washington District Library
is now offering to our patrons. is packed with great educational
material including high quality videos by
expert instructors.

With your Washington District Library card,
you can access instruction on tech topics like
Photoshop and increase your professional
skills with classes on Project Management.
You can get started by clicking here.

Adult Summer Reading Program
Click Here for more information about
the NEW adult summer reading program
which ends on September 1.

Teen Movie Night
Thursday, August 25, 5:00-7:30pm
Invite your friends to watch Batman v
Dawn of Justice at the main
library. Pizza and snacks provided!
Event is for teens in grades 6-12.

Lego Club for ages 5 and up
Tuesday, August 30, 4:00pm
Come to the main library to build your own
creations using library-supplied Legos!
Finished projects will be displayed for one
month in the children's department display

Preschool Storytime
Registration Begins September 1
Registration for preschool storytime begins
on Thursday, September 1. Call or stop by
the main library or branch library to sign up
children ages 3 - 6. Lap sit storytime at the
main library for 2 year olds with an adult
does not require registration. Click here
for more information about preschool storytime
and 2 year olds' lap sit storytime.

Teen Movie Night
at the Branch Library
Wednesday, September 7, 6:00-8:00pm
Invite your friends to watch The 5th Wave at
the Branch Library. Pizza and other snacks