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

Thursday March 16

Endicott – 7 p.m. – Ladies Night – Join us for an evening of appetizers! Bring your favorite appetizer to share, along with the recipe. We will be making cute recipe cards to bring home.

Colton, Colfax, Farmington – Third Thursday – Afterschool fun! Contact your local library or view our online calendar for specifics about your branch.

Friday March 17

Malden – 6 to 9 p.m. – Pizza, Pop, & Popular Titles Teen Movie Night – Come celebrate great books being made into great movies! Students 6th through 12th grade are welcome to enjoy snacks, book trivia, and a movie!

Saturday March 18

St. John – Book Club – Join the Saturday morning book club at St. John! This month, we are discussing “The Book Thief” by Markus Zusak. Coffee and tea will be provided, but feel free to bring something brunchy to share.

Sunday March 19

Colfax - View this national exhibit by famed political cartoonist, Herblock on the main floor on display until March 26. His political cartooning is more relevant than ever in our politically heated world!

Monday March 20

Rosalia -3:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Teen Advisory Council Meeting – Be part of planning teen events in Rosalia! This monthly meeting is your opportunity to join!

Colfax – 4 p.m. – WCL Board Meeting – The Whitman County Board of Trustees generally meets the third Monday of each month at 4 p.m. These meetings are open to the public and community members are encouraged to attend.

Endicott – 6:30 p.m. – Special Storytime: Pajama Party! – Families and kids of all ages, grab your PJs and favorite stuffed animal to snuggle with and come on down to the library for a bedtime story!

Tuesday March 21

Colfax – 12 to 1 p.m. – Tech Tuesday – What if you could have thousands of audio and eBooks at your fingertips for FREE? Now you can – all you need is a library card! Everyone is invited to Colfax Library’s NEW Tek Center for assistance downloading books on smartphones, tablets, or other devices with our Overdrive app. Stop in and learn how!

Tekoa – 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. - Energy Assistance Help – Need help with high energy bills? A Community Action representative is offering assistance to low income families. For questions or to schedule an appointment call (509) 334-9147 or toll free at (800) 482-3991.

Colfax – 2 to 4 p.m. – Cookies & Coloring –ALL adults are now invited to relax and express your creativity with coloring!

Uniontown – 4 p.m. – Sasquatch: Man-Ape or Myth? – Learn about Sasquatch, the hairy, eight-to ten-foot-tall hominid, at this unique Humanities Washington presentation. Hear author, David George Gordon, evaluate the data gathered about the PNW legend. Encounters have been reported for hundreds of years and attendees are encouraged to tell their tales of the mysterious creature!

Wednesday March 22

St. John & Rosalia – 4 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. – Sasquatch: Man-Ape or Myth? – Presentation by Humanities Washington and sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Call or visit us online for specifics about your community!

Palouse – Palouse Caboose – 6:30 p.m. – Trivia Night – Join us for the first Trivia Night in Palouse! Test your knowledge and win great prizes! Bring your team (of up to 8 people) or join one upon arrival. Extra points awarded for teams that bring their library cards! All ages welcome.

Thursday March 23

Colfax – United Methodist Church – 12 p.m. ,Oakesdale – 4 p.m., Palouse – 7 p.m. – Sasquatch: Man-Ape or Myth? – Presentation by Humanities Washington and sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Call or visit us online for specifics about your community!


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.