eBooks & More

The library gives you access to downloadable ebooks and audiobooks!

eResources

The library has tons of electronic resources for Washington District Library cardholders!  Check out NoveList book recommendations, Consumer Reports that you can access from home, courses from Lynda.com, Learning Express Library test preparation, Legal Information Reference Center, Small Business Reference Center, and more.

Text Message Services

You can keep up-to-date with your library account by signing up here via Shoutbomb.  Please note that while the library does not charge a fee to use the Shoutbomb service, your mobile phone service plan standard text messaging rates apply.

Upcoming Events

Feb
25
Mon
all-day Library Closed
Library Closed
Feb 25 all-day
Library Closed
The Main and Branch libraries will be closed all day for staff training.
Feb
26
Tue
4:00 pm Library LEGO Club
Library LEGO Club
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm
Library LEGO Club @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Use library-supplied LEGOs to build original creations that will be displayed for one month! Ages 5+; no registration.
6:00 pm Anime Night for High School
Anime Night for High School
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Anime Night for High School @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Watch anime, eat ramen, draw, meet other fans, and more!
Feb
27
Wed
9:30 am 3-Year Old Storytime
3-Year Old Storytime
Feb 27 @ 9:30 am
3-Year Old Storytime @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Stories, songs, puppets, finger rhymes, crafts and weekly themed fun for your little ones! Promotes listening skills and a love of books! Age 3.
10:30 am 2-Year Old Lapsit Storytime
2-Year Old Lapsit Storytime
Feb 27 @ 10:30 am
2-Year Old Lapsit Storytime @ Washington District Library - Main Library
A beginning experience of listening to stories, learning simple finger rhymes and enjoying puppet play in a group setting, all from the security of a parent’s or caregiver’s lap! Each session lasts approximately 20 minutes with an opportunity to select books and play afterwards.
6:00 pm Cardstravaganza! – RESCHEDULED
Cardstravaganza! – RESCHEDULED
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Cardstravaganza! - RESCHEDULED @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Adults: let’s make some cards! These will be appropriate for any card-giving occasion. Supplies and instruction will be provided for at least three card styles.  Participants can complete as many or as few as they wish. Registration required – limited to the first 20 signed up.  Call 309-444-2241 to register. NOTE:  This event has been[...]
Feb
28
Thu
2:00 pm 4-6 Year-Old Storytime
4-6 Year-Old Storytime
Feb 28 @ 2:00 pm
4-6 Year-Old Storytime @ Washington District Library - Main LIbrary
Stories, songs, puppets, finger rhymes, crafts and weekly themed fun for your little ones! Promotes listening skills and a love of books!
Mar
1
Fri
10:00 am Morning Movie: First Man
Morning Movie: First Man
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am
Morning Movie: First Man @ Washington District Library - Sunnyland Branch
Come enjoy First Man (2018) on our big screen.  This movie is rated PG-13.  Popcorn will be provided. NOTE: This event has been rescheduled, it was originally set for Monday, February 25th.
10:30 am 3-6 Year-Old Storytime
3-6 Year-Old Storytime
Mar 1 @ 10:30 am
3-6 Year-Old Storytime @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Stories, songs, puppets, finger rhymes, crafts and weekly themed fun for your little ones! Promotes listening skills and a love of books!
Mar
2
Sat
2:00 pm SoulCollage
SoulCollage
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm
SoulCollage @ Washington District Library - Main Library
Our soul holds our inner wisdom that can guide our journey through life. Images all around us provide an opening, a window to peek into our soul and to access its wisdom so we can gain insights and find solutions of our own. Wisnu Meier of Inward Journey Counseling leads this fun yet transformative activity[...]