Summer Reading Prizes are Waiting for You...

The Library Link August 20 - 27, 2019

Welcome to our eNewsletter dedicated to you! This weekly email links you to fantastic programs, fun events, interesting classes, and excellent books.


Congratulations to our Summer Reading LEGO Contest Winner, Isaiah Vantrease!


Colfax Summer Reader, Isaiah, is the proud new owner of a generously donated Subaru Lego set and a jar of Lego candy! Isaiah guessed 252 Legos in the jar, and there were 257, great job!

If you're a reader, you can WIN great prizes too!

READ BOOKS, WIN PRIZES! It's that easy...click here
to see our 2019 Summer Reading challenges

 

Kids Summer Reading Grand Prizes, STEM baskets donated
from Schweitzer Engineering Labs



Adult & Teen Summer Reading Grand Prizes, Kindle Fire Tablets
donated from Washington State Employees Credit Union


Summer Reading is made possible by support from generous local donors and Friends of the Library. THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS! 
 
Alien Costume Ball at Rosalia Comm. Center Saturday, Aug. 24 @ 6 p.m.

The Library's Teen Advisory Council invites 6th to 12th grade students to an out-of-this-world, end-of-summer ball to celebrate Summer Reading, "A Universe of Stories." Come dressed as your favorite extraterrestrial for music, games, food, and prizes.
What are You Reading? Tell us at Book Club! Colfax Schmuck Park Monday, Aug. 26 @ 5:45 p.m.

Meet us in the park to enjoy sunshine, literature, and great conversations. We are reading each other's favorite books for this meeting! If you are NEW to the group, just share with us whatever you're currently reading!
Mango Languages at Oakesdale Monday,
Aug. 26 @ 5 p.m.


Have you always wanted to learn a different language? Are you having to take a foreign language in school? Maybe you just want a refresher. Learn how to access over 70 world language courses, FREE, on any device with your library card!
For a complete list of all upcoming library programs click here!
Working on your tan? Read outside!
Request a book today!
Colfax Class of 1969 Donates Projector to the Library for Community Use
 
Needing a projector for their 50 year high school reunion, the graduating class of 1969 collected donations from classmates to purchase one. Afterward, the class generously donated it to Whitman County Library so others in the community would be able to use it.

Adult library cardholders can now contact WCL at 509-397-4366 to reserve the projector for personal use.

Class members dropping off the donation are (L to R) Carol Myers,
Naomi Daubert, Library staffers Kristie Kirkpatrick and James Morasch,
Wayne & Jan Varnes, and Darlene Lee


 Thank you Class of 1969!
 
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