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What's happening at the Whitman County Library
for the week of April 04, 2013

 

Sunday, Mar 30

All branches closed.

Monday, April 1

Oakesdale – 3:30 p.m. – Teen Art Program – Join Teen Librarian Chelsea as she leads teens in discovery of art using watercolor pencils.

Tuesday, April 2

St. John – Noon to 2 p.m. – Pizza Party! –Kids in grades 4-8 are invited to this special event with crafts, Wii games and lots of pizza, drinks and treats.

Colfax – 6:30 to 8 p.m. – Beginning Bridge – Jane Aune offers beginning Bridge classes each Tuesday and Thursday in April at the Colfax High School.
To register, contact the library at (509) 397-4366 or email Kristie

Wednesday, April 3

Garfield – 1 to 2:30 p.m. – No School Science: Engineering – What shapes hold more weight than others? Can you build a skyscraper with just toothpicks and marshmallows? Come learn the answers to these questions with fun, hands on experiments.

Thursday, April 4

Colfax – 7 p.m. – Meet the Artist – Colfax teen artist Brianna Reynolds shares her artwork, inspirations, recent travels to China and more.

Colfax – 6:30to 8 p.m. – Beginning Bridge – Jane Aune offers beginning Bridge classes each Tuesday and Thursday in April at Jennings Elementary in Colfax. To register, contact the library at (509) 397-4366 or email Kristie.

Friday, April 5

Tekoa – Noon to 2 p.m. – Fun and Games Day – Spring break getting boring? Come to the library for grade school games.

Saturday, April 6

Oakesdale & Garfield – Gardening Classes – Horticulturist Donna Guske teaches a series of gardening classes in two locations. Check the Events Calendar for topics and times.

Monday, April 8

Colton – 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Medicaid Workshop – SHIBA representative, Joyce Leonard offers free Medicare information tailored to meet the needs of current and future recipients.

St. John – Noon to 1:30 p.m. – Lunch & Learn – Learn about waste free lunches and “upcycle” some old silverware into garden markers with Judi Gray.

Endicott & LaCrosse – Small Vegetable Garden Workshop – Learn how to plant and maintain a small space that can provide tasty and healthy food. Check the calendar for times.

Tuesday, April 9

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

Wednesday, April 10

Tekoa – 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Container Gardening – Horticulturist Donna Guske teaches container gardening. All adults are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Thursday, April 11

Colton – 3 p.m. – Second Tuesday Club –Learn about waste free lunches and “upcycle” some old silverware into garden markers. Children in grades k-6 are invited.

 

 

 

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.