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Meet the Author: Kevin J. Anderson

Posted on July 27, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_Author_KevinAnderson Building My First Lightsaber:  From Small Town Fanboy to International Best-Selling Author Prolific science fiction author Kevin J. Anderson talks about his journey from being a small town fanboy to working for Star Wars, X-Files, Dune, Batman, Star Trek, Superman, and legendary rock band Rush. After his talk, he will be selling and signing books […]

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Meet the Author: Cindy Hval

Posted on July 20, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_Author_CindyHval Local writer Cindy Hval discusses her new book, War Bonds: Love Stories from the Greatest Generation. This moving collection of stories reveals the struggles and triumphs real couples faced in the wake of World War II. A respected voice in the community, Cindy is a regular columnist and correspondent for the Spokesman Review, as well as […]

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Backyard Bounty: Food and Gardening Series

Posted on July 13, 2015 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_Gardening Discover how to reap what you sow with a series of classes focused on food and gardening. Local master gardeners and a food specialist will teach you everything from preparing your garden for winter to basic food preservation. Dig in and put your green thumb to work! Basic Food Preservation Food Safety Specialist Anna Kestell […]

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From the Director…

Posted on July 10, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_NancyLedeboer One of my favorite ways to explore a new topic is to visit the library. When I am planning a trip, I like to read mysteries that give me a sense of the place I’m going. I especially enjoy reading authors like Timothy Egan, Jeff Guinn, and Erik Larson who bring history to life. Egan’s […]

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Knights of Veritas Program Rescheduled

Posted on July 6, 2015 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_Announcement The Knights of Veritas Summer Program at select library locations has been rescheduled for the following dates and times: Deer Park  |  Monday, Aug 3, 10am Fairfield  |  Tuesday, Aug 4, 10am Spokane Valley  |  Tuesday, Aug 4, 2pm & 7pm North Spokane  |  Monday, Aug 3, 2pm & 7pm We apologize for any inconvenience and […]

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Update Your Library Account Password

Posted on June 22, 2015 at 6:00 am

Online computer screen shot with binary code and password text, great concept for computer, technology  and online security. In an effort to improve security for our members, the password parameters for all library accounts are changing. Effective July 20, library account passwords (formerly referred to as PINs) will be case-sensitive and can also include non-alphanumeric characters. This change requires all library members to reset their current password. Not sure how t […]

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Holiday Closure

Posted on June 20, 2015 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_HolidayHours All Spokane County Library District facilities will be closed Saturday, July 4, to observe Independence Day. Regular hours resume Sunday, July 5, 2015. SCLD online services remain available 24/7.

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Let’s Move Airway Heights

Posted on June 19, 2015 at 6:00 am

Features_LetsMove A celebration of Parks & Recreation Month presented by Spokane County Library District, Airway Heights Parks & Recreation, Airway Fitness, and Yoke’s Fresh Market. Yoke’s Fresh Market Saturday, July 11 9am–1pm Wear your leg warmers and headbands to this fun, 80s-themed community wellness event focused on healthy eating and physical ac […]

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From the Director…

Posted on June 13, 2015 at 6:00 am

Super silo “Every Hero Has a Story” is the theme for exploring science, history, art, animals, time travel, and more at the library this summer. It’s exciting to discover heroes of the past and future. I’d like to acknowledge some everyday heroes whose stories and acts of generosity inspire me. These heroes give their time, talents, and expertise […]

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Poetry Picnic at Moran Prairie

Posted on June 12, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_PoetryPicnic Four of the Northwest’s finest poets—Tim Greenup, Kate Lebo, Tod Marshall, and Ellen Welcker—will gather in the lovely park-like backyard of the Moran Prairie Library to read their poems aloud. Bring a blanket and listen to poetry readings while enjoying delicious Ferrante’s gelato. The event will be emceed by local writer Sharma Sh […]

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