Discover & Go allows library cardholders free access to dozens of Northern Nevada and California museums, science centers, theatres, zoos, and other cultural attractions. Free passes through Discover & Go have been unavailable due to the pandemic, but now they are back!
Four local institutions are currently participating:
Do you often find yourself watching the news and saying "you can't make this stuff up"? Well, the authors on this list likely thought the same when they stumbled onto the incredible stories that inspired their fiction.
The automated book drop at the South Valleys Library will be closed for maintenance on Sunday, August 22, from 6 am to 6 pm. If you need to return materials during this time, please do so at one of our other branches.
Immunize Nevada is offering a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic at several of our libraries. Appointments are not required and you do not need to have health insurance. Your privacy will be protected, and receiving the vaccine will not affect your immigration status.
Your Washoe County Library librarians are hitting the airwaves with a new radio series onKUNR!
On the Shelf airs each Monday at 6:42 a.m. and 8:42 a.m. during Morning Edition. Listen in for reading recommendations and catch the latest in book news.
Then join us every Monday and Wednesday at 11:04 am during The Takeaway and again at 3:48 pm during All Things Considered for On the Kids' Shelf, a quick two-minute segment that includes an engaging book talk, fun activity, and some early literacy tips for families.
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.