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Family Construction Zone

Posted in For You, kids, News, Parents and Teachers on February 11, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Feature_FamilyConstructionZone Kids ages one through eight (and their grown-ups) are invited to build away with several stations of block activities designed to foster engagement with math, science, engineering, and creativity. Drop in any time during the program hours, and stay as long as you like. AIRWAY HEIGHTS Saturday, Mar 28, 10am-12pm ARGONNE Saturday, Mar 7, 10am–12pm […]

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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Posted in For You, kids, News, Parents and Teachers on February 9, 2015 at 6:00 am

News_Feature_DrSeuss You are invited to be our very special guest as we celebrate Dr. Seuss’s 111th birthday at the North Spokane Library. We have invited local celebrity readers, including Spokane Indians Mascot Otto & friends, a firefighter from District 9, Jason Johnson of Buffalo Jones, and the entire Lilac Royal Court. These celebrities will be sharing […]

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Let There Be Music: Jim Gill’s Family Room Tour Returns to CenterPlace

Posted in Explore and Discover, For You, kids, News, Parents and Teachers on February 9, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_JimGill Jim Gill, an award-winning musician and author, offers more than a show to watch. Each concert is an opportunity for family play! In concert, Jim strums energetic rhythms on his banjo while everyone claps, sings, dances, and even sneezes along to the silly and inspiring musical games that he creates. Jim Gill is a musician […]

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Take and Give: Seed Library

Posted in News on January 16, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_SeedLibrary Bring your green thumb (and your saved seeds) to the Otis Orchards library for the grand opening of a brand new seed library! The idea is simple: you borrow from a selection of vegetable and flower seeds at any time during the year, plant them in your garden, and watch them grow. When it’s time […]

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Ready For Work

Posted in Business and Careers, News on January 12, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_ReadyforWork Opportunity knocks Pick up valuable employment skills without leaving your community! The Spokane County Library District and WorkSource are providing workshops geared toward job seekers and the current workforce in Otis Orchards, Deer Park, Medical Lake, Fairfield, and their surrounding areas. (Childcare will be provided for children ages 3 and ol […]

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The Big Read Is Almost Here

Posted in Explore and Discover, For You, News on January 8, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_BigRead The Big Read is coming to your community! What’s a Big Read, you ask? No, it’s not a really long book, or one with giant letters. It’s a program of the National Endowment for the Arts which gets everyone in a community reading and talking about the same book! In February, we will be all […]

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Take Control of Your Financial Literacy

Posted in News on January 5, 2015 at 6:00 am

Feature_STARfinancialseries No need to leave your financial decisions to others, you can take control! Melissa Williams and Jim Rund of Star Financial and Insurance Services bring you three specialized workshops designed with your needs in mind. Space is limited. Please click on the library location below to register for that class. Income for Life In January, […]

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Library Top 10

Posted in Explore and Discover, For You, kids, Parents and Teachers, Prime Time, Teens on December 30, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_top10 By Rachel Edmondson I have a confession to make. I love “Top 10” lists, year-in-reviews, countdowns, you name it. I’m always so curious to see what is most popular and how it compares to my choices and preferences. Whether it is baby names, songs or books, I’m always intrigued. I must not be the only […]

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Meet the Author: Christel Decker Bresko

Posted in News on December 19, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_MeetAuthor_Christel From Germany during WWII as a child, to rural Alaska as a missionary with her husband, Christel takes her readers along on the journey. This Medical Lake resident talks about her books and answers questions as a special guest of the January book club. MEDICAL LAKE Monday, Jan 12, 1–3pm […]

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Meet the Author: Jenny Elliott

Posted in News 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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