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A Sampling of What's Happening at the Whitman County Library
for the week of June 20, 2013


Thursday, June 20

Colfax & Farmington – Summer Reading fun continues in two locations with I Dig Tractors and Dig Into the Past. Check the calendar for times.

LaCrosse – 10:30 a.m. – Kids dig real live worms with Judi Grey for Summer Reading.

Rosalia – 1 p.m. – Gardening Fun – Create stepping-stones for your garden.

Colfax – 7 p.m. – Zumba Fitness with instructor Brenda Camp. Pay by the month or by the class. Friday, June 21

Colfax – 1 p.m. – Fun Fold Origami – Free interactive program with Jenna Metzer. Best suited for youths in grades 3 – 6, but anyone can attend.

Saturday, June 22

Palouse – 10 a.m. – Make wraps with Chef Carrie Johnson. Enjoy samples and take home recipes.

Albion – Noon - Planned Overs cooking, samples and recipes with Carrie Johnson.

Albion – 2 p.m. – Children discover what burrowers beneath the ground.

Colfax – 2 p.m. – Build Your Business in Whitman County, turn your passion into a business with Fran McCully from SCORE.

Sunday, June 23

Colfax – 2 to 4 p.m. – Ukulele Players of the Palouse Meeting, all players and enthusiasts are encouraged to attend this organizational meeting.

Monday, June 24

Colton – 10:30 a.m. – Palouse Science Center brings soil sciences and geology for kids.

Tuesday, June 25

Palouse – 9:30 a.m. – Children discover what burrowers beneath the ground.

Tekoa – 10:30 a.m. –Geologist Ula Moody shares her rock collection with area children.

Endicott – 11 a.m. – Judi Grey of Whitman County Recycling shares her worms with area children.

Colfax – 4 p.m. – Award winning comedian and juggler Matt Baker entertains for both kids and adults!

Wednesday, June 26

Colfax – Noon - Chef Carrie Johnson teaches summer salads with samples and recipes.

Oakesdale – 12:30 p.m. – Kids get your pirate gear on and lets dig for some hidden treasures!

Colton – 2:30 p.m. – Chef Carrie Johnson teaches you to make yummy wraps

 Lamont & St. John – Wiggly Soil Diggers – Judi Grey teaches all about worms and the amazing things they do. Check the calendar for times.

Garfield & Malden – Dino Fun for all children. Check the calendar for times.

Colfax – 7 p.m. – Pajama Storytime – Enjoy stories and sing-a-longs under the tree.

Thursday, June 27

Farmington – 4 p.m. – Children discover what burrowers beneath the ground.

Oakesdale – 6 p.m. – Yoga with Dawn Bennett – Great techniques for every day use.


This is just a sampling of the community programs for all ages in Whitman County Library’s 14 branches.  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.