All District libraries will be closed Monday, January 16, to observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular library hours will resume Tuesday, January 17.

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STEM Play & Learn Storytimes

Posted on August 22, 2016 at 6:00 am

VISIT UPDATED POST FOR 2017 EVENTS. 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 may be available t […]

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Summer Bounty: Food & Gardening Series

Posted on August 1, 2016 at 6:00 am

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

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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Dollars and Sense

Posted on July 15, 2016 at 6:00 am

Make sense of your finances. The Spokane County Library District and SNAP are helping you with money matters: the good, the bad, and the practical. From credit scores and budgeting, to dealing with collection agencies, we are hitting all the hard topics. Each two-hour class will cover several topics with plenty of time for questions and discussio […]

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Poetry Picnic at Moran Prairie Library

Posted on July 11, 2016 at 6:00 am

  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

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

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

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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Spokane Is Reading: The Tsar of Love and Techno

Posted on May 27, 2016 at 6:00 am

Spokane Is Reading announces author Anthony Marra and his book, The Tsar of Love and Techno, for the 15th Annual community reading event. Spokane Is Reading, sponsored and organized by Spokane County Library District, Spokane Public Library, and Auntie’s Bookstore, will host two appearances with Mr. Marra. Admission is free for both events. Spoka […]

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ABCmouse.com in our libraries

Posted on May 15, 2016 at 6:00 am

The award-winning ABCmouse.com is available as an in-library resource at all ten Library District locations and is accessed from our Digital Library webpage. ABCmouse.com 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 […]