TAG: art

Kids at The Lab: Exploring technology, science, movie making, and art

Posted in News on January 18, 2018 at 6:00 am

THE LAB AT NORTH SPOKANE Curiosity and technology meet when kids (grades K+) explore how electronics, small devices, and other mechanisms work at our monthly Take It Apart workshops. Young scientists in grades 4 and up explore the forces that create tornadoes, vortexes, and gyroscopes with interactive experiments led by Radical Rick (registration r […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Check out a Family Museum Pass at the library

Posted in News on January 9, 2018 at 6:00 am

If you are looking for fun and educational activities this winter and spring, you’re in luck. Fantastic destinations exist nearby—the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture and Mobius Children’s Museum and Mobius Science Center—and starting in January, Spokane County Library District has family museum passes available for checkout so you can […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Engaging programs at the library even better with Friends

Posted in News on January 4, 2018 at 6:00 am

Friends of the Library are instrumental in bringing literary and cultural events to our community. They promote literacy, support engaging programs and lifelong learning, and provide for specialized materials for career development and to support local businesses. This winter and spring, the Friends are sponsoring programs for a variety of interest […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tom Quinn: December artist in residence at The Lab at North Spokane Library

Posted in News on November 14, 2017 at 6:00 am

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM We’re hosting four local artists in residence at The Lab at North Spokane Library this fall. Each month, the artist in residence provides hands-on learning opportunities for community participation and also creates art in The Lab. Everyone is encouraged to stop by to see the displays of artist’s artwork changing each […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

MiLinda Smith: November artist in residence at The Lab at North Spokane Library

Posted in News on October 17, 2017 at 6:00 am

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM We’re hosting four local artists in residence at The Lab at North Spokane Library this fall. Each month, the artist in residence provides hands-on learning opportunities for community participation and also creates art in The Lab. Everyone is encouraged to stop by to see the displays of artist’s artwork changing each […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Karen Mobley: October artist in residence at The Lab at North Spokane Library

Posted in News on September 13, 2017 at 6:00 am

We’re hosting four local artists in residence at The Lab at North Spokane Library this fall. Each month, the artist in residence provides hands-on learning opportunities for community participation and also creates art in The Lab. Everyone is encouraged to stop by to see the displays of artist’s artwork changing each month and meet each […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Makayla Miracle: September artist in residence at The Lab at North Spokane Library

Posted in News on August 30, 2017 at 6:00 am

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM This fall, we’re hosting four local artists in residence at The Lab at North Spokane Library. Each month, the artist in residence provides hands-on learning opportunities for community participation. During each residency, the artist also creates art in The Lab. Library members and the public are encouraged to stop by […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Second Saturday Art Tour in Spokane Valley

Posted in News, Uncategorized on April 27, 2017 at 6:00 am

Explore the creative arts in Spokane Valley at Second Saturday. The art tour is free and includes Spokane Valley Library, Hatch Gallery, and Millwood Print Works, featuring art from local students and artists. Second Saturday Art Tour MULTIPLE LOCATIONS Saturday, May 13, 5–8pm SPOKANE VALLEY LIBRARY We unveil the ‘Tree of Life’ batik quilt cr […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

May Days for kids

Posted in News on April 24, 2017 at 6:00 am

There’s so much to do in May! Kids can create, explore, and experiment at library programs: LEGO bricks, games, art, Pokémon cards, elaborate contraptions, hands-on science, Star Wars, and Finch Robots. Monday Funday (all ages) LEGO, games, art, and Pokémon cards NORTH SPOKANE Mondays, 4–5pm Too Fun Tuesday (all ages) Build it, art, LEGO, gam […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tweens & teens learn Maasai culture & batik quilt design with local artist Nicholas Sironka

Posted in News on February 22, 2017 at 6:00 am

The Maasai people of East Africa live in southern Kenya and northern Tanzania along the Great Rift Valley on semi-arid and arid lands. One aspect of Maasai culture is their art, which includes intricate, beautiful beadwork and rich, colorful paintings. Nicholas Sironka, a Kenyan Maasai visual artist who lives in the Spokane area, leads the […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,