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WCCLS Passport

WCCLS Passport

Visit the 16 library locations in Washington County this summer and you could win a prize!
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We invite you to travel locally this summer and have fun exploring all of Washington County’s 16 library locations. Participate in our WCCLS Passport program and you can even win a prize!

Ideas for what to do at the library 

Small and mighty, big and bright, each library has something different to offer. Get ready to discover what makes each one unique.*
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  • Attend an event.
  • Check out an item besides a book – a board game, DVD, something from the Library of Things.
  • Get creative in the Makerspace.
  • Borrow from the seed library.
  • Ask a friendly librarian that question you can't stop thinking about.
  • Bring a friend who has never visited the library.
  • Sign a kid up for Summer Reading. Everyone up to age 18 can get a free book.

*Not all services listed above are available at all 16 locations. That's why you should visit them all!

How to participate

  1. Pick up a passport at your local library. Patrons of all ages are welcome to participate.
  2. Get a stamp at every location you visit from June 1 through Aug. 31.
  3. When you’re done, neatly write down your name, contact info and number of stamps collected in the space provided.
  4. Cut out and return the slip to any Washington County library by Sept. 4, 2022, to be entered into a random prize drawing.

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  • Sixteen patrons who collect one passport stamp will win a WCCLS tote bag. 
  • Eight patrons who collect two to six passport stamps will win a WCCLS tote bag and $25 gift card to Powell’s Books.
  • Three patrons who collect seven to 11 passport stamps will win a WCCLS tote bag, $25 gift card to Powell’s Books and $25 gift card to Dutch Bros Coffee.
  • One patron who collects 12 to 16 passport stamps will win a WCCLS tote bag, $25 gift card to Powell’s Books, $25 gift card to Dutch Bros Coffee and $50 gift card to McMenamins.

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Limit one passport entry per person. Winners will be chosen at random and contacted in early September. Library staff, board members and their families are not eligible for prizes, but they can still collect passport stamps. Giveaway is not sponsored.

More ways to get involved with Summer Reading (virtually)

You can participate in Adult Summer Reading from home! Start by subscribing to our monthly newsletter – a lively mix of curated booklists, the latest updates and tips to get the most from your library card. You’ll also hear about local programs and events hosted by our incredible member libraries. Your inbox will thank you.

Tote bag that says: Books ... helping introverts avoid conversation since 1454Watch for monthly tote bag giveaways in the summer editions (June, July and August) of our newsletter. At the end of the summer, one lucky subscriber will win a special prize, which includes a coveted WCCLS tote bag, $25 gift card to Powell’s Books and $25 gift card to Dutch Bros Coffee.

If you are not following us on social media, you are missing out! Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for a steady-but-not-obnoxious dose of library humor, inspiring quotes and behind-the-scenes photos that will brighten your day. Join the Summer Reading conversation and watch for monthly giveaways in June, July and August for the chance to win a tote bag!