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What's happening at the Whitman County Library
for the week of February 07, 2013


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.

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

Friday, Feb. 8

Endicott, St. John & Uniontown – Preschool Storytime – Bring in the little ones for fun stories, songs, crafts and adventures every Friday. Check the calendar for times and themes.

Saturday, Feb 9

Colfax – County Students Art Exhibit – See the creations of more than 100 high school students from across rural Whitman County as they exhibit their work throughout the library. The exhibit runs from February 3-14 during regular library hours.

Sunday, Feb 10

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

Monday, Feb 11

Malden – 4:30 p.m. – Kid’s Crafts – Children 12 and under are invited to craft time.

Garfield – 6:30 to 8 p.m. – Who Needs Winter? – Adults are invited to make a nice summer theme banner to beat out the cold.

Tuesday, Feb 12

Colfax – 6 p.m. – Book Club Meeting – Join the discussion of “Moloka’i” by Alan Brennert at the Colfax Golf Course. Everyone is welcome!

Wednesday, Feb 13

Endicott, Garfield, Rosalia, St. John & Tekoa – After School Program – Exciting after school programs in 5 locations. Check the calendars for times and locations.

Thursday, Feb. 14

Albion – 6:30 p.m. – Family Game Night – Come get “Board” at the library during Family Game Night. Bring a favorite board game from home or borrow one of ours!


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.