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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Moran Prairie Library Health Fair

Posted on June 8, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_HealthFair Moran Prairie Library hosts a Health Fair on Friday, June 24, 2016, from 1 to 6pm. A perfect time for a quick check-up before Hoopfest. The health fair is free and open to the public. In partnership with local health organizations, the health fair features free health screenings and information on preventing health problems, improving health, as […]

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Posted on May 15, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_ABCMouse The award-winning is available as an in-library resource at all ten Library District locations and is accessed from our Digital Library webpage. is 100% educational, so its content is free of advertisements. The curriculum has been created in close collaboration with nationally recognized early childhood education experts […]

Second Saturday art tour in Spokane Valley

Posted on May 13, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Feature_SecondSaturday_News Art, culture, and creativity. All three come together as the Spokane Valley’s Second Saturday art tour becomes a reality on Saturday, June 11.   Hatch: Creative Business Incubator has partnered with Spokane Valley Library, Broadway Elementary, Mellow Monkey Yoga, Magicraftsman Studio, and the Spokane Valley Arts Council to present Second Sat […]

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Scheduled website maintenance

Posted on May 13, 2016 at 9:36 am

Feature_Closures Due to maintenance, all online library services may be interrupted on Friday, May 13, between 6pm and 10pm. These services include the catalog, our Digital Library—including OverDrive, Hoopla, and Zinio—and account services such as reserve a computer, pay charges, and online library card applications. All online services should be restored […]

Deer Park Library: Closing for Construction

Posted on May 13, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_Closures Deer Park Library will be closed for construction on Monday, Jun 6, through Sunday, Jun 12. During construction, minor repairs and painting of the library’s interior, parking lot complete resurfacing, as well as repair and replacement of the brick walkway will be completed. As a result, the parking lot and walkway will be inaccessible. Book […]

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Moran Prairie Library celebrates 10 years

Posted on May 6, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_MP10YrAnniversary The Moran Prairie Library celebrates its 10-year anniversary on Saturday, May 21, 2016 with an open house, music, and local authors. The public is invited to the celebration, which begins at 2pm with live music on the back lawn, followed by readings by local authors at 3pm. There will be crafts and activities available for […]

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Find funding at the library

Posted on May 2, 2016 at 6:00 am

Feature_OnlineFoundationDirectory It has been reported that ~75% of  grant-awarding foundations in the U.S. don’t have a website. This means you won’t find them through an online search engine, like Google. Now fundraisers and grant writers for organizations, non-profits, and cause-based groups can get help finding funding for their projects at the Spokane County Library D […]

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