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A Sampling of What's Happening at the Whitman County Library

Thursday, February 16

Albion, Colfax, Colton, Farmington – Third Thursday – Afterschool Fun! Contact your local library or view our online calendar for specifics about your branch. Colfax has a special event this Thursday, “Weather & You” with KREM 2 Anchor, Briana Bermensolo.

Colfax – Blind Date with a Book – Didn’t get what you wanted for Valentine’s Day? Why not check out our clues and select a mystery book without knowing the title…and maybe you’ll fall in love. Promotion runs through the month of February.

Tekoa – 8:30 a.m. – Attentive Parenting Workshop Series – Parenting classes are typically available Thursday mornings through March 2nd. Completers of the class will receive $20 incentive.

Endicott – 7 p.m. Ladies Night – Join us is discussing the book, “We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves” by Karen Joy Fowler. Feel free to bring a snack to share.

Friday, February 17

Endicott, Malden, St. John & Uniontown – Storytime - Children and families checkout storytime at your local library! Children will hear stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, make crafts, and stretch their imaginations. To see specific dates and times for your library branch please view our online calendar.

Saturday, February 18

St. John – 9 a.m. – Book Club - Join the Saturday morning book club in St. John to discuss a “Sugar Time” by local author L. A. Malby. The book club meets every month with coffee, tea, and great conversation!

Sunday February 19 & Monday, February 20

All 14 branches will be closed for President’s Day.

Tuesday, February 21

Colfax – 2 to 4 p.m. – Cookies & Coloring – Did you know that coloring promotes relaxation, reduces stress, AND can help improve your overall mood? That’s right, coloring isn’t just for kids anymore. Drop in and enjoy cookies, coloring, and conversation with other seniors.

Albion – 5 p.m. – Adult Water Color Painting Class – Want to spend an evening relaxing while being creative? Well come on down to the Albion Library and make something beautiful.

Palouse – 7 p.m. – Washington State Poet Laureate Reading – You are invited to a reading from our current Washington State Poet Laureate, Tod Marshall

Wednesday, February 22

Uniontown – 5:30 p.m. – BINGO & Pie – Enjoy a fun evening with friends and family eating pie, playing BINGO, and winning! All ages welcome.

Tekoa – 6 p.m. – Family Trivia Game – Come play and win prizes! Families with children ages 5 & up are welcome. Each family will compete as a team answering questions about Disney, animals, fairytales and more!

Thursday, February 23

Albion – 5 p.m. – Fireside Chats – It’ been a cold winter! Come sit around our library “fire” and have a cup of tea or cocoa! Chat with friends or bring something to work on; same time every Thursday!

St. John Rialto – 6:30 p.m. – Trivia Night – Bring your team or join one when you arrive, test your knowledge and win! Don’t forget to bring your library card for a bonus point!

Whitman County Library encourages everyone to take part in our 17th annual Food for Fines drive, whether or you have library fines or not. For a complete list of library events, stop by any of our fourteen Whitman County Library branches or visit our Events Calendar at, call 509-397-4366, or like us on Facebook.

Storytime and Play & Learn are offered at many of the 14 branches of the library, for locations and times or for more great activities at the library visit the  library's events calendar or call 1-877-733-3375 or your local branch.

Whitman County Library is a 14 branch full-service public library system serving rural Whitman County, providing opportunities for patrons of all ages and abilities to engage in the joy of life-long learning. For further information about upcoming community programs, please visit the visit the library's events calendar, like the library on Facebook or call (509) 397-4366.

 For questions please call the library at 397-4366 or toll-free at 1-877-733-3375.

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.