TAG: events

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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Let There Be Legos

Posted in kids on December 12, 2014 at 6:00 am

Kids_Feature_LegoBuild Mix fun and learning by spending a Saturday creating engineering feats at the library! SCLD is hosting a series of day-long Lego Build Days, one at each library throughout 2014 and 2015. The library will provide thousands (current count is roughly 47,000 270+ pounds which is about 150,000 pieces!) of Lego pieces for kids and […]

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Meet the Author: Stewart Mackey

Posted in News 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 in News 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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Family Construction Zone

Posted in For You, kids, News, Parents and Teachers on October 27, 2014 at 6:00 am

Feature_FamilyConstructionZone Kids ages one through eight (and their grown-ups) are invited to build the day away with five stations of block activities designed to foster engagement with math, science, engineering, and creativity. Drop in any time during the open hours, and stay as long as you like. This event is a cooperative effort between NEWESD 101, […]

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