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 […]


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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Library Bond Election Open Houses

Posted on June 8, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_Bond2015 Spokane County Library District invites you to find out the facts about the upcoming Library Bond election at two informational open houses: ARGONNE Tuesday, July 7 4–7pm SPOKANE VALLEY Wednesday, July 8 4–7pm The Spokane County Library District is asking voters to approve a $22 million bond to fund four projects in the greater Spokane Valley […]

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Explore Your Community with a Superhero Scavenger Hunt

Posted on June 5, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_ScavengerHunt Visit local businesses and attend summer programs at the Fairfield Library for a chance to win a Samsung Galaxy Tablet and other great prizes! We’re kicking off our Superhero Scavenger Hunt next Saturday, Jun 13, at the Fairfield Flag Day Parade. Come make a red, white, and blue craft with us and identify the first superhero on your scave […]

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Meet the Author: Lee Pitts

Posted on May 22, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_LeePitts U.S. Army veteran and local author Lee Pitts discusses the action-adventure series he co-writes with his childhood friend and fellow veteran, Ronald Beach. Lee will be available to answer questions and talk more about this exciting series packed with political drama and intrigue. Don’t miss this chance to meet a skilled, local writer! DEER PARK […]

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Holiday Closure

Posted on May 15, 2015 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_HolidayHours All Spokane County Library District facilities will be closed Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, May 26, 2015. SCLD online services remain available 24/7.

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Spokane Is Reading Welcomes Author Emily St. John Mandel

Posted on May 14, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_SpokaneIsReading2015 Spokane Is Reading welcomes author Emily St. John Mandel and her book, Station Eleven, for the 14th annual community reading event. Spokane Is Reading, sponsored and organized by Spokane County Library District, Spokane Public Library, and Auntie’s Bookstore, hosts two appearances with Ms. Mandel on Thursday, October 29, 2015. The first appearanc […]

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Free Shred Day at the Library

Posted on May 11, 2015 at 6:00 am

Free Shred Day at the Library Clean out your files and protect your identity! The Library District is partnering with DeVries Business Services to provide a free shred day at the North Spokane and Spokane Valley Libraries. Bring your old paper documents, computer hard drives, disks, and tapes for safe and secure destruction. No need to remove credit cards, staples, or […]

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From the Director…

Posted on May 9, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_NancyLedeboer Last month we celebrated National Library Week with our annual Food for Fines event. Now in our third year, Food for Fines is a way for the library to support organizations that care about the community. In exchange for each donated food item, members received $1 off any overdue fees up to $10 per member. […]