The Library Link
The Library Link  April 24 - May 1, 2018
  Congratulations to Teresa Myott!

Teresa Myott of Palouse was awarded Library Supporter of the Month Award for April 2018! Teresa is a former library trustee as well as a longtime library and community supporter. Teresa’s generous contributions of time and resources have a huge impact on the library and its users! Thank you Teresa!
 
WCL Trustees, Friends, and administrators sponsor the library supporter award to recognize those who play a key role in forwarding library activities and supplementing a limited budget!
For a complete list of recognized supporters, click here!

Upcoming Library Events & Resources

Test Drive a Ukulele!
Mon. April 30, 5-6 pm at the Colfax Library
Ukuleles are now available for checkout!
Residents are invited to try out the instruments on April 30 at the Colfax Library. Local ukulele instructor, Scott Hallett will demonstrate basic techniques for playing and tuning. Thank you to the Ukulele Players of the Palouse (UPOP) for your donation!
Call 288-2208 for information on Scott’s classes or UPOP.
Audiobook SYNC

FREE audiobooks all summer!
 
What is Audiobook SYNC?
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens (and grownups too!). SYNC gives away two complete audiobook downloads a week - pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes that teens can keep on their device forever! In partnering with Audiobook SYNC, Whitman County Library is giving away almost 30 audiobooks this summer!

Sign up for alerts and be first to know when new titles are available at www.audiobooksync.com!
It's Fair Season!
St. John Fair April 27 - 29, 2018

Visit the Library Booth at the St. John Fair! 
Make sure you drop by the library booth at the St. John Fair to see what's new at the library. The prize wheel will be up and running for kids! Click here for more info!
 
Look for the library booth at the Colton & Palouse Empire Fair coming up!

Spring into reading at Whitman County Library!

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly - The lives of three women are set on a collision course in this WWII-era novel, based on true events. Caroline Ferriday - a New York socialite, Kasia Kuzmerick - a Polish political prisoner, & Herta Oberheuser - a Nazi doctor at Ravensbrück concentration camp. Their stories reveal the power of unsung women to change history.

Caroline: Little House, Revisited by Sarah Miller - Let yourself be whisked away to the beauty, hardship, and joys of the frontier in a dazzling work of historical fiction, a captivating story that illuminates one courageous, resilient, and loving pioneer woman as never before--Caroline Ingalls, "Ma" in Laura Ingalls Wilder's beloved Little House books.

A Hope More Powerful than the Sea: The Journey of Doaa Al Zamel - Adrift in a frigid sea, only debris from the ship's wreckage and floating corpses in sight, 19-year-old Syrian refugee Doaa stays afloat, clutching two little girls―barely toddlers. For days as Doaa drifts, she prays for rescue and sings to the babies in her arms. She must not lose hope.

Icy, Creamy. Healthy, Sweet by Christine Chitnis - 75 recipes for yummy yet healthy frozen desserts, from ice pops, slushies, and granitas to floats, sorbets, and dairy-free ice cream! As the days get hotter, cool off with one of these guilt-free treats! 


Click here to request a book today!

    Here are a few highlighted events! Click here for all upcoming programs.

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