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Seed packet bundles available for curbside pickup

Posted on February 24, 2021 at 6:00 am

Seed Packet Bundles Now Available By GWENDOLYN HALEY The days are getting longer, and spring is on our minds. We want to help you get started with your gardening by sharing seed packet bundles. We’ve prepackaged all the seeds from our seed libraries along with helpful gardening tips and some fun gardening activities for all ages. Each bundle contains an […]

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Plan to reopen libraries in March

Posted on February 23, 2021 at 8:30 am

Updated: April 19, 2021 LIBRARIES ARE OPEN All Spokane County Libraries opened Monday, March 8. We look forward to assisting you in the library with our services, resources, and programs. The reopening requirements are a challenge that we have adhered to while still offering as many services as possible. We wish that as a library […]

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New STEM Explorer Kits offer hands-on activities for students in grades K–5

Posted on February 22, 2021 at 6:00 am

Stem Explorer Kits Now Available By GWENDOLYN HALEY You may have already checked out the Ready for School with STEM kits for younger children (ages 3–5) from the library. Or perhaps you’ve borrowed our Snap Circuits set for elementary school students. We have heard positive reviews from library customers for both of these kits. In response, we are pleased to […]

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Play, read, learn & do more in March

Posted on February 18, 2021 at 6:00 am

You can play more, read more, learn more, and do more this March. We have library programs to get you started that include leprechauns, Lord of the Rings trivia, origami, Spyfall, picture books, FAFSA, Medicare, bees, a spa day, science experiments, and more. ALL AGES Catch a Leprechaun! Can you catch a leprechaun? You might […]

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Gale Courses for lifelong learning, personal growth & creative pursuits

Posted on February 9, 2021 at 6:00 am

By Alison Johnson As many of us are settling into our new normal, you may find that there are still many new things to learn and explore. Many households with children are schooling from home. Everyone I know is still figuring out their busy virtual lives. Finding an enjoyable focus and taking a time-out from […]

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How to get free tax help, in person & online

Posted on February 4, 2021 at 6:00 am

By Stacey Goddard This will probably sound weird: one of my favorite times of the year to work in the library is during tax season. We get a lot of questions about tax forms, instruction booklets, and where to get help during that period between late December, when questions start, through the middle of April […]

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Monetizing knowledge with Gale Courses

Posted on February 2, 2021 at 6:00 am

BY CRYSTAL MILLER Taking an online class from Gale Courses can help you attain your entrepreneurial pursuits, make money from your hobbies and interests, polish your job hunting skills, and boost your resume with new marketable skills. We offer Gale Courses as a resource in our Digital Library. The courses are held online, and most […]

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Civic Lab Online: What is impeachment?

Posted on February 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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February is filled with experiments, creativity, reading & learning

Posted on January 26, 2021 at 6:00 am

This month, we offer you online programs to help you save money, tempt your taste buds, and keep busy. We have some great all ages programs for getting fit, decorating a cake, viewing art, and building what you read with LEGO bricks. Kids & families can try out science experiments, enjoy storytimes, and connect with […]

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Civic Lab Online: The Two-Party Political System

Posted on December 31, 2020 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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