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A Sampling of What's Happening at the Whitman County Library
 

Thursday Sept. 14

Colfax, LaCrosse, Rosalia – Storytime – Fun and learning for families all school year long! Call or visit us online for details!

Palouse – 4 p.m. – Ozobots – Learn how to code your own little robot! Ozobots are sponsored by WA State Library.

Friday September 15

Colfax – 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. – Play & Learn resumes with enjoyment for both the parent and child!

Colfax – 12 to 1 p.m. – Finding I AM – Join Beck Ewing for this six week women's interactive book study and discussion!

Colfax – 4:30 to 7:15 p.m. – Rising Stars Dance - Children’s dance classes are available for ballet, tap, tumble and jazz!

Malden – 6 to 8 p.m. – Teen Night – Food, fun and an interesting technological surprise thanks to Washington State Library.

Saturday, September 16

St John – 9 a.m. – Book Club – Join the lively discussion of S.M. Hulse’s Black River.

Endicott – 6:30 p.m. – Teen Painting Party – Calling all teens ages 13 & up! Paint a picture and it home. RSVP to reserve your spot.

Monday September 18

Rosalia – 3:30 p.m. – Teen Advisory Council – Would you like to help decide what happens during teen events at the library? Then join the Teen Advisory Council at the Rosalia Library!

St. John – 3:30 p.m. – Crazy 8s Math – Kids grades 3 to 5, sign-up today for MATH GONE WILD! Crazy 8s is a fun, frenzied, and FREE afterschool program which is guaranteed to knock your socks off!

Colfax - 4 p.m. – WCL Trustees Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public.

St. John – 5:30 p.m. – CyberSecurity – Mike J. McCully (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) will be discussing concerns such as identity theft and web attacks in a presentation focused on security at work and home.

Tuesday September 19

Palouse – 3:30 p.m. – Crazy 8s Math – Kids grades 3 to 5, sign-up today for MATH GONE WILD!

Tekoa – 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Ozobots – Learn how to code your own little robot! Sponsored by WA State Library.

Colfax – 7 p.m. – Ice Age Floods – Learn how the Ice Age changed the course of the Columbia River, incredible coulees, dry falls, scablands, and landslides along its path! This is the story of the mighty Columbia and Missoula floods!

Colfax – 7 to 8 p.m. – Keeping Kids Safe Online – Parents, join Whitman County Teen Librarian, Nichole Kopp, for an informative presentation and discussion on how to protect children/teens online at Jennings Elementary Library.

Wednesday September 20

Lacrosse, Malden, Rosalia, Tekoa & Uniontown –Afterschool Fun with our Librarians. Specific themes and times for each location are available on our website at www.whitco.lib.wa.us

Colfax & Endicott – Crazy 8s Math – Kids grades 3 to 5, sign-up today for MATH GONE WILD!

Tekoa – 6 to 7:30 p.m. – Attentive Parenting Workshop Series – Classes are designed for parents of children from ages 2 to 5 years of age. For detailed information, contact Diane at the Tekoa Library (509) 284-3121.

Thursday September 21

Colfax, Colton & Farmington – 3rd Thursday – Kids in grades 1-4 are invited to the library for STEM engagement activities with stories, games, crafts & more! Specific themes and times for each location are available on our website.

Tekoa – 4 p.m. – Ladies Circle – Fun afternoon at your local library with crafts, friendship and laughter.

Colfax – 6:30 p.m. – Trivia Night at the Hyde Out – Bring your team, test your knowledge and WIN. Extra points if you have your library card.

Rosalia – 7 p.m. – Book Club – Join the lively discussion of Ted Chiang’s Stories of Your Life and Others.

 

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month, occurring every September to mark the beginning of the school year and to remind our communities that a library card is the key to limitless opportunities! Stop by your local library to sign-up for a WCL card and be entered for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate! For more information or to learn about future events, stop by your library, visit us at www.whitco.lib.wa.us, call us at 397-4366, or like us on Facebook.

 For questions please call the library at 397-4366 or toll-free at 1-877-733-3375.

For more information, contact:

Kristie Kirkpatrick at 509-397-4366


For a complete list of events and programs happening in all fourteen Whitman County Library branches, visit the Whitman County Library website or our Blog at http://whitmancountylibrary.blogspot.com, the library's events calendar, Facebook, Twitter,  or call the library at 397-4366 or 877-733-3375 toll-free.