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Accepting Applications for Spokane County Library District Board of Trustees

Posted on June 22, 2021 at 2:15 pm

Spokane County Commissioners are now accepting applications for a Spokane County Library District Board of Trustees position. The position is currently open. Applications are being accepted until July 12, 2021. Trustee Ami Calvert, whose term was scheduled to end December 31, 2024, is moving out of the District’s service area and, therefore, has […]

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Expanded library open hours planned to start in July

Posted on June 17, 2021 at 4:00 am

OUR LIBRARIES ARE OPEN All Spokane County Libraries are currently opened to the public, and we are planning to extend our open hours on July 6. All anticipated changes for July 6 that are listed below are subject to change following the direction and guidelines of Washington state and local authorities. We look forward to […]

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1-Minute PBS Parenting Tips Give Great Advice for Our Hectic Lives

Posted on June 16, 2021 at 6:00 am

All you need is a minute to learn a new parenting tip! If you’re a parent, grandparent, or caregiver of young children, then you will want to check out Parenting Minutes from KSPS PBS and PBS affiliate WNET New York. These digital videos provide quick insight and key information on topics related to early childhood […]

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Page Turner Animal Adventures Brings Kids Exciting Exploration & Daily Activities

Posted on June 15, 2021 at 6:00 am

PAGE TURNER ANIMAL ADVENTURES Boost summer learning with loads of fun virtual field trips, stories, activities, games, and special guests with Page Turner Animal Adventures! This exclusive content is available to kids and families signed up for online summer reading on Beanstack. You’ll get eight weeks of virtual adventures with the intrepid Stor […]

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Help Kids Succeed: Apply to Volunteer for the Fall Study Buddy Program

Posted on June 9, 2021 at 6:00 am

Looking for volunteer hours? You can help a child improve their reading & math skills. We’re looking for teens and adults who would like to volunteer to tutor in our after-school homework help program, called the Study Buddy Program. As a tutor, you’ll help elementary-school students with reading and math skills. About the Study Buddy […]

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Civic Lab Online: What is Pride Month?

Posted on June 1, 2021 at 6:00 am

About Civic Lab Online Civic Lab Online provides information on issues facing our community for you to explore. Take a look at thought-provoking materials for teens and adults that allow us to engage in open conversation and grow together as a community. You’ll find all past topics on the Civic Lab Online web page. What is […]

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Free STA Summer Passes for Youth Available Now at the Library

Posted on May 24, 2021 at 6:00 am

Updated: June 15, 2021 Spokane Transit (STA) is launching a new region-wide pilot program to provide students with a way to access summer activities: the STA Summer Pass. The STA Summer Pass is a free pass for unlimited rides from June 15 to September 15 for any youth ages 6–18 or students enrolled in school […]

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How to Strengthen Your Business This Summer with SCORE Workshops & Online Training

Posted on May 20, 2021 at 4:30 am

When local businesses thrive, the whole community thrives. That’s why the library has workshops, resources, and services dedicated to businesses and entrepreneurs. This summer, check out our live, online workshops presented by SCORE Business mentors, our online training resources, and our digital tools that can help your business hit its next tar […]

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New for a Super Summer: Goat Yoga, Shred Day, Medieval Movie Trivia & More

Posted on May 19, 2021 at 8:25 am

Create bright floral arrangements. Do yoga outdoors with goats. Keep your financials safe with free document shredding and a workshop sharing the tactics of scammers. Taste some grilling spices. Take the trivia challenge. Learn about great picture books to read with the children in your life. Get your gardening questions answered by a Master Garden […]

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Kids’ Summer Programs Have Adventure, Comedy, Extreme Science, Magic & Mythological Tales

Posted on May 18, 2021 at 6:00 am

Summer is filled with epic mythological tales, magical feats and stories, and mind-blowing adventures. Some online library programs will fill up quicky! Jump to: Kids’ Stories & Theater | Kids’ Science | Kids’ Magic & Comedy | Kids’ Activities & Crafts | Tweens | Teens | Online Summer Reading with Beanstack  […]

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