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All 14 branches of Whitman County Library will close September 4-6 for the Labor Day holiday. ... here

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Margaret J. Miller, internationally known quilter, author, and teacher, will be featured by The Colfax Arts Council and Friends of the Library on Thursday, September 9 at the newly remodeled library in Colfax. ... here

graphic of TheSmart card Library card

September is Library Card Sign-up Month. The Whitman County Library wants to make sure that all youth have the smartest card of all a library card. ... here

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Teens and Adults can download a Summer Reading registration form ... here

Downloadable audiobooks logoDownloadable audiobooks are here!

More titles now available through OverDrive and the
Washington Anytime Library ...
click here to learn more 

Postcard of the Colfax Flood 1910, Main Street, from the collection of Patrick McDonald. Read about the Colfax Flood of 1910 here.

View the Whitman County Library's Rural Heritage Digitization project by clicking here

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Storytime resumes in September
Colfax Storytime will start in September on Thursday the 16th with our regular schedule ...

PHOTO (l-r): Reading Bear and Shawn McAdams with friends

Rosauers and manager Shawn McAdams were recognized for outstanding support of Whitman County Library. ...more 

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Helpful resources on the WORC web pages ... here

Added resources from Renew Washington, a Washington State Library project. ...more info

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Photo of Nyna VanHarnTeen Advisory Board (TAB) scholarship winners Maggie Weber and Nyna VanHarn. ...more

2009-2010 Teen Advisory Board members. ...more

Exterior of Colfax library in fall

Library employment opportunities, local attractions, businesses, events, genealogy and more on the WCL Wiki. ...  more


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  Our thanks to Jerry McCollum of PalouseWorks for the beautiful banner photograph of the Palouse.

Thanks also, to Creative Image of Pullman for the professional staff portraits that appear throughout our website.

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