September is Library Card Sign-Up Month, a time when libraries across the country remind their communities that a library card is the most valuable card in your wallet. Visit Escondido Public Library, located at 239 S. Kalmia Street to get your free card or sign-up online at library.escondido.org/librarycard. Enjoy all the free perks an Escondido Public library card offers, including high-speed internet access; downloadable eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines; and books, music, and movies for every interest. Escondido Public Library offers free programs for all ages; and new this year, Read Local, Shop Local! …discounts at local businesses! Show your Escondido Public Library card at participating businesses from September 1 – 30, 2016 to receive a discount. To view the list of Read Local, Shop Local! business partners visit library.escondido.org/local. Be sure to share all the reasons why your Escondido Public Library card is The Most Valuable Card in Your Wallet, with friends, family, and colleagues who don't have their own library card and on social media using #LocalEsco.