Attention Tweens (grades 6-8), join us for a casual, fun, no-pressure book club where you read what you want! Don't know what to read? No problem! Join in to hear recommendations and new ideas.
Library staff will be in attendance to keep the conversation rolling and share recommendations, but this is your reading club! Attend the kickoff party to meet your host and fellow participants, decide on a name, and share what you are reading. The book club will meet the fourth Wednesday of each month using Zoom. Register for your spot today to receive the meeting information.
If you are in grades 9-12, it's not too late to join our Teen Book Club, which meets the second Wednesday of each month.
Join award-winning Irish quintet, Goitse, for an engaging and family-friendly evening that explores traditional Irish songs, instruments, and culture. Learn all about traditional tunes and instruments with Ireland’s very best.
Have you watched The Black Church on PBS? This two-part, four-hour series from executive producer, host, and writer Henry Louis Gates, Jr., traces the 400- year-old story of the Black church in America.
If you would like to find more titles that illuminate similar aspects of Black history's influence on current events, we have a staff-recommended list of nonfiction titles for you.
Washoe County Library invites you spend time together making some fun arts and crafts with your family. This week, for Black History Month, we will be making styrofoam prints inspired by Margaret Taylor-Burroughs.
February is American Heart Month, a great time to learn about healthy lifestyles and how to prevent heart disease. If you do little things to improve your health every day when you are young, you will be less likely to develop heart disease when you grow up!
The Friends of Washoe County Library is a member-supported 501(c)(3) Nevada non-profit organization dedicated to advocating, fundraising, and providing support for the Washoe County Library System.
You can support Friends of Washoe County Library through Amazon Smile. Visit Amazon Smile and select Friends of Washoe County Library. It works just like the regular Amazon website, except a portion of your purchase price will be donated to FWCL.
In response to increasing demand for our online offerings, we have created an easy new way for you to access our digital resources.
If you do not have a Washoe County Library account (or if you have misplaced your card), you can now visit our website and quickly acquire a digital library card, which you can use to check out ebooks and audiobooks, take online courses, and much more.