Holiday Closure

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:00 pm

News_Feature_HolidayHours All Spokane County Library District facilities will be closed Wednesday, December 24, and Thursday, December 25, in observance of Christmas. Regular hours resume Friday, December 26, 2014. Facilities will close again at 5pm on Wednesday, December 31, and remain closed on Thursday, January 1, in observance of the New Year’s Day Holiday. Regula […]


Meet the Author: Jenny Elliott

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_JennyElliot Jenny Elliott, local author of teen paranormal romance, will celebrate the release of her book Save Me, set right here in the Pacific Northwest, with two events related to the book and the process of writing for publication. Both events will feature a book signing, and copies available for sale. Come to one, or both! […]

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From The Director…

Posted on December 12, 2014 at 6:00 am

primary school science experiment In December I had the pleasure of attending the Washington STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Summit held at the Microsoft Conference Center in Redmond. Over 350 caring people came together to learn how we can prepare young people for careers requiring science and math proficiencies. The Boston Consulting Group presented a study show […]

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Meet the Author: Stewart Mackey

Posted on December 1, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_MeetAuthor_StewartMackey Stewart Mackey, a Deer Park native and author of AEnon: The Heart of Hope (a novel for teens and adults who enjoy adventure) will be appearing at the Deer Park Library. Stewart will read from his novel and discuss the upcoming sequel, as well as his writing process. Stay for the whole time, or drop […]

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Pinterest Essentials

Posted on November 24, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_PinterestEssentials Whatever your interest—whether it’s crafting, cooking, gardening, travel, or DIY—Pinterest can help you discover and collect inspiration and ideas on the web. This class covers how to create a Pinterest account, use Pinterest to find, bookmark, and organize websites related to your interests, and everything else you need to know to find your […]

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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.