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Scheduled Website Maintenance

Posted on November 21, 2014 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_Announcement Due to maintenance, some online library services will not be available on Friday, November 21 between 6pm and midnight. These services include the catalog, Overdrive, Hoopla, and account services such as reserve a computer, pay charges, and online library card applications. Other services will not be affected. All services will be restored on Satur […]

We’ve Got You Covered

Posted on November 17, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_Healthcare It’s time again for Washington Healthplanfinder’s Open Enrollment! This year, in addition to new enrollments, our Navigators are happy to help you with coverage renewals. The open enrollment period is slightly shorter this time around, lasting from November 15, 2014 through February 15, 2015. For assistance in applying or renewing coverage plea […]

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There’s An App For That

Posted on November 10, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_AppForThat If you have an iOS or Android device, you can access your library from anywhere, with just a touch. You can search our catalog, download items, manage your account, and find suggested reading instantly! Download SCLD To Go for your iOS device and BookMyne for your Android. We have a whole page of apps to connect you to your favorite library […]

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From The Director

Posted on November 8, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_FromDirector A book is the gift that keeps on giving. My brother’s family expects to get books from me at the holidays. Every year I would pick out a book for my brother, his wife, and their children. But now, my brother’s family has grown, and my three nieces and nephews are adults with spouses (or […]

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Holiday Closure

Posted on November 7, 2014 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_HolidayHours All Spokane County Library District facilities will be closed Tuesday, November 11, to observe Veterans Day. Regular hours resume Wednesday, November 12, 2014. The Library District’s online services remain available 24/7.

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Are You Our New Trustee?

Posted on October 31, 2014 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_Trustee Spokane County Commissioners are now accepting applications for a Spokane County Library District Board of Trustees position. Applications will be accepted until 5pm on November 14, 2014. Spokane County Library District operates separately from the County and has its own tax base, but state law mandates that the County Commissioners appoint all mem […]

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Family Construction Zone

Posted on October 27, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_FamilyConstructionZone Kids ages one through eight (and their grown-ups) are invited to build the day away with five stations of block activities designed to foster engagement with math, science, engineering, and creativity. Drop in any time during the open hours, and stay as long as you like. This event is a cooperative effort between NEWESD 101, […]

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Deer Park Celebrates Art

Posted on October 25, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_DP_ArtNight Celebrate Deer Park Library’s sixteen sweet years (in the current building) as you mingle with artists and musicians from your neighborhood. The Friends of the Deer Park Library will provide light refreshments for an evening filled with photography, face painting, quilts, stained glass, watercolors, and more. DEER PARK Friday, Nov 14, 6–8pm

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Online Purchasing Made Easy

Posted on October 24, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_OnlinePurchasing If you’re new to (or unsure about) shopping online, this workshop is for you. Library staff will demonstrate how to set up an account, search shopping sites, understand descriptions, and pay for items on eBay, Amazon, Craigslist, and more. We’ll teach you how to use your cart and wish list, explain what a CAPTCHA does, […]

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Meet the Author: Esther Stradling

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_MeetAuthors_AmericanFever Esther Stradling, Cheney resident and local author of American Fever: a biography of Ole Ruud, pioneer of the Washington Territory will be the guest of the Medical Lake book club  in November. Walk with her through local and family history, and be inspired to learn more. MEDICAL LAKE Monday, Nov 10,  1–3pm […]

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