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Civic learning at the library

Posted in Explore and Discover, News on September 4, 2019 at 6:00 am

By Dana Mannino I hear a phrase uttered at the Thanksgiving dinner table at least once each year: “Kids these day, they have no idea how the government works!” But that’s not the only place I’ve heard it. Last spring, our librarians asked people what kind of a community they wanted to live in. One […]

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We thank you

Posted in News on August 14, 2019 at 6:00 am

The trustees, staff, and volunteers of the Spokane County Library District thank you for approving the ballot measure to restore our levy rate. In the August 6 primary election, 32,855 voters said yes to the maintenance and operations proposition with a 54.99% approval rate. This approval allows the Library District to maintain our current level […]

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Register to vote at the library on National Voter Registration Day

Posted in News on September 7, 2018 at 6:00 am

National Voter Registration Day Tuesday, September 25, is National Voter Registration Day. You can update your voter registration information and register to vote at all Spokane County Library District locations all day during open hours and at the STA Plaza in Downtown Spokane, 4–7pm. REASONS TO REGISTER When you’ll turn 18 by Election day When you are a newly naturalized […]

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Vote for your favorite kids & teens books

Posted in News on February 15, 2018 at 6:00 am

It’s award season again, and not just for movies and music. Here in Washington state, kids and teens have the opportunity to vote in five different readers’ choice book awards, starting in March through May 1.  At Spokane County Library District, we think that letting kids have a voice in selecting the best books written […]

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