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Business 101: A Toolkit for Employers

Posted on August 29, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_Biz101 The Spokane County Library District brings you a series of free business workshops and classes for employers, small business owners, and local entrepreneurs. Gather the tools to successfully start or run your business, from digital security to legal agreements, from sound interviewing techniques to employee performance reviews, plus discover all of […]

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Weekend road construction near Argonne Library causes detour

Posted on August 26, 2016 at 10:43 am

Feature_Closures Along with the lane closures on Argonne Rd for continuing road construction, Upriver Dr will be closed on some weekends and detour routes will be in place. Signs have been place on the roads indicating that the intersection at Argonne Rd and Upriver Dr will be closed to east-west traffic on Upriver Dr, on Saturday, Aug 27. Argonne […]

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GED & high school completion classes at Cheney Library

Posted on August 24, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_GEDClasses Spokane Community College offers GED and high school completion classes at Cheney Library. CHENEY LIBRARY Meeting Room Sep 19 through Dec 15 Monday–Thursday, 4–8pm Students can receive instruction in math, science, social studies, writing, and more. Classes are tailored to each person. This allows students to complete studies at their own pace. […]

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Board of Trustees Meeting location change for Aug 23

Posted on August 22, 2016 at 9:38 am

Feature_Closures The Spokane County Library District Board of Trustees Meeting scheduled to meet Tuesday, Aug 23, at 4pm has a location change to Argonne Library. Originally, the meeting was scheduled to meet at Fairfield Library. However, in an effort to cooperate with firefighters and reduce traffic in the area of the Yale Road fire, the Board […]

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STEM Play & Learn Storytimes

Posted on August 22, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_STEMPlayAndLearnStorytime STEM Storytime is a place for parents and caregivers to interact and play with their children while learning about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Each of these STEM areas include basic skills that preschoolers (ages 3–5) need for a ready-to-learn start to kindergarten. STEM kits are available to check out after storytime. Come and en […]

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Summer Bounty: Food & Gardening Series

Posted on August 1, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_SummerBounty Brought to you by the Seed Libraries at Deer Park, Medical Lake, and Otis Orchards Libraries and the Master Gardener Program at WSU Extension for Spokane County. Enjoy the bounty of your summer garden long after summer is over. At our three Seed Library locations, you can discover ways to preserve your produce, create delicious […]

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Touch-a-Truck Storytime

Posted on July 20, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_Touch-A-Truck At this special storytime, we will be exploring garbage and recycling! We’ll read stories such as I Stink, by Kate McMullan. Kids can talk to truck drivers from Waste Management and get behind the wheel of an actual recycling truck. Find out why recycling is so important for our lives and communities. AIRWAY HEIGHTS Thursday, […]

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Poetry Picnic at Moran Prairie Library

Posted on July 11, 2016 at 6:00 am

FEATURE_PoetryPicnic   Enjoy a summer evening of poetry and gelato on the back lawn of the Moran Prairie Library. Thursday, July 21 7–8pm Four Pacific Northwest poets—Don Mee Choi, Sarah Mangold, Melanie Noel, and Rob Schlegel—will be reading poetry. All ages are welcome, though some poems may contain adult themes. Bring your picnic blanket or folding […]

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Road construction at North Spokane Library

Posted on July 5, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_NSConstruction Due to road construction, Hawthorne Rd between Division and the Newport Hwy/US 2 will be closed starting July 5. North Spokane Library is still accessible from N Colfax Rd, which can be reached from E Graves Rd from both North Division St/SR395 and North Newport Hwy/US 2 (see map below). The road construction project on […]

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Library network maintenance scheduled for June 22

Posted on June 17, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_Closures Spokane County Library District will be performing maintenance on the District’s connectivity and networking equipment on Wednesday, June 22, from 7am to 12pm. Many of our computing, networking, and internet services will be unavailable during that time: The Spokane County Library District website will be unavailable, including our Catalog and Di […]

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