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What's happening at the Whitman County Library
for the week of January 31, 2013


Monday, Jan 28

Tekoa – 3 to 6 p.m. – Movie Day – Librarian Diane invites all grade school aged kids to watch a movie after school.

Garfield – 5 to 7 p.m. – Recycled T-shirt Rugs – Adults are invited to bring in t-shirts and refashion them into a nice rug.

Tuesday, Jan 29

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, Jan 30

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

Thursday, Jan 31

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

Rosalia – 5 to 7 p.m. – Ladies Night at the Library! – Bring your favorite book, arts and crafts, and enjoy some down time in the library.

Friday, Feb. 1

It’s Food For Fines time at Whitman County Library. The thirteenth annual “Food for Fines” drive begins Friday, Feb. 1, and continues through Thursday, Feb 28 at all 14 library branches.

Saturday, Feb. 2

Rosalia – 10 a.m. to Noon – Downloadable Open House – Learn how to download e-books and audiobooks from the library’s website to your device.

Monday, Feb. 4

Garfield – 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. – Teen Wii Party – Teens are invited to a Wii Party.

St. John – 5 p.m. – Family Storytime – Come as you are, pearls or pajamas, and enjoy stories and activities for the whole family.

Colfax – 5:30 to 7 p.m. – County Art Reception – The entire community is invited to celebrate with art students from across rural Whitman County. View incredible artwork illustrating the talents of area high schoolers.

Tuesday, Feb. 5

Palouse – 6 p.m. – Writers Group – The Palouse Library hosts a Writer Group for anyone interested in writing. This is an informal group and all are welcome.

Wednesday, Feb. 6

Oakesdale & Malden – Storytime – Fun stories, finger plays, rhymes, songs and crafts every Wednesday. Check the calendar for times and themes.

Thursday, Feb. 7

Palouse – 4 pm. – After School Recycle Program – Special guest Judi Grey from Whitman Recycling will teach kids how to make a “green” cleaning product.

Colfax – 7 p.m. – Meet the Student Artists from Rural Whitman County – The community is invited as one student, from each participating high school, shares their artwork, dreams, inspiration and plans for the future.

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


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.