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What's happening at the Colfax Branch Library
for the week of November 22, 2012

Monday, Nov. 19

Colfax – 3-5 p.m. – Medicare Monday –Sort out your Medicare Supplement questions with local financial advisor Gary Schmick.

Tuesday, Nov. 20

Colfax – noon – Create a Thanksgiving Centerpiece under the direction of Judi Dunn Gray from Whitman County Recycling and Waste Reduction. Colfax – 2:30-5:30 p.m. – Community Blood Drive – Help give the gift of life. Palouse – 3:45 p.m. – Chess Club – Learn and share the art and skill of chess playing. Colfax – 4 p.m. – Board of Trustees Meeting – Open to the public and residents are encouraged to attend.

Thursday, Nov. 22

All branches closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Friday, Nov. 23

 All branches closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Saturday, Nov. 24

 Albion – 2 p.m. – Storytime and Craft – Fun stories and craft projects every Saturday.

Monday, Nov. 26

 Colton & Garfield – Storytime - Fun stories, finger plays, rhymes, songs and crafts every Thursday. Check the calendar for times and themes.

Tuesday, Nov. 27

 Malden – 1-3 p.m.- Knit Wits – A needle craft group that meets every Tuesday. Comprised of every level from beginner to advanced in crochet and knitting. Contact Branch Manager, Shannon at (509) 569-3771 for more information and location.

 Oakesdale – 6 p.m. – Book Club – Join us for a potluck dinner and great book discussion. Contact Branch Manager, Michelle at (509) 285-4310 for more information.

Wednesday, Nov. 28

 Tekoa – 2-4:30 p.m. – Ladies Craft Circle – Bring your project to work on while sharing and visiting with friends every Wednesday.

 Uniontown – 6 p.m. – Teen Crafternoon – Bottle cap art for grades 6 –12.

 Uniontown & Colton – 6:30 p.m. – Book Club – Join us for a great book discussion at the Colton Library. For more information, contact Branch Managers Chelsea at (509) 229-3880 or Holly at (509) 229-3887.

Thursday, Nov. 29

 Albion – 4 p.m. – After School Craft – Kids are invited for a fun craft project. Palouse – 4 p.m. – Meet the Artist – Sarah Bailey’s first public showing of photographs beginning with an Open House.

 Colfax – 7 p.m. – Book Club – Discuss Kim Barnes’ book, “Finding Caruso” while enjoying coffee and cookies. Everyone is welcome.

Hundreds of community programs for preschoolers, children, teens and adults are scheduled at Whitman County Library’s 14 branches. For a complete list and details, visit the Events Calendar at Whitman County Library, like the library on Facebook or call (509) 397-4366.


November is a busy month for the Colfax Library. Visit the library’s online at the library's events calendar for upcoming events including a presentation on the “Battle of To-Hots-Nim-Me from Mahlon Kriebel; Blood Drive; Create a Thanksgiving Centerpiece with Judy Gray; Yoga, Latin Fitness and more.

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 the library's events calendar or call the library at 397-4366 or 877-733-3375 toll-free.