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


Thursday, Aug. 15

Colton - 3 p.m. - 3D Party! - Make your own 3D glasses, then we'll read a 3D book and watch a 3D video!

Rosalia - 5 p.m. - Teen Advisory Council - Help decide what teen activities and materials will be offered at the library.

Tekoa - Arts & Crafts - Kids crafts and stories at 2 p.m., then adults can get creative at 4:30 p.m.

Endicott - 6 p.m. - Teen Space Trivia Night - Bring a friend for snacks, spacey facts, and cosmic trivia.

Colton & Rosalia - Book Club - You are warmly invited to join our group (even if you haven't read the book).

Friday, Aug. 16

Colfax - Garage Sale - From August 12-30 the Library & Friends are holding a huge sale and you are invited for fantastic finds. Open bright and early Aug. 16 & 17 at 8 a.m.

Malden - 12:30 to 2 p.m. - Caregiver Support Group - Resources and support for those caring for loved ones.

St. John - 1 p.m. - Writers' Working Group - All skill levels and interests are invited to bring a writing sample.

Endicott & Malden - Medicare 101 - Medicare can be complicated, learn the basics with an experienced SHIBA agent.

Endicott - 6 p.m. - Gentlemen's Paint Night - You are invited for a fun painting event! $8 fee, RSVP 657-3429.

Oakesdale - 6 p.m. - Bingo & Pie - Join us for a free BINGO night, win prizes and enjoy sweet treats.

Saturday, Aug. 17

Endicott & Oakesdale - Painting Party - Create a masterpiece with step-by-step instructions. Remember to call your library and RSVP.

Monday, Aug. 19

St. John - 10 a.m. - Jr. Summer Reading - Bring your little ones to their own special summer program.

Colfax - 10 to 11:30 a.m. - Maker Mondays - Kids can code, build LEGOS, STEAM make-n-takes, and more!

St. John Methodist - 12:30 p.m. - Teen Cooking - Learn how to make a tasty meal on a budget. RSVP 648-3319

LaCrosse - 2:30 to 4 p.m. - Kids Coloring - Kids can get creative at the library, supplies provided.

Garfield - 5:30 p.m. - Walking Club - This is our very first meeting! Come see what our new club is all about.

Tuesday, Aug. 20

Rosalia - 10:15 a.m. - Pre-K Summer Storytime - PSSST! Preschoolers, this is a special storytime just for you! Malden - 11 a.m. - Garden Club - Learn new techniques and share gardening tips with friends.

Colfax - 4 p.m. - WCL Board Meeting - Meetings are open and community members are welcome to attend.

Malden - 4 to 6 p.m. - Teen Summer Reading - Bring a friend for some serious summer FUN!

Palouse Caboose - 6:30 p.m. - Cribbage Club - Come out for tournament play! All ages welcome. 

Wednesday, Aug. 21

Garfield - 12 to 2 p.m. - Essential Oil DIY - Learn about oils and how to use them to make your own jewelry.

Malden - 1 to 2 p.m. - Scavenger Hunt - Will you be able to find everything on the list? Come play!

Garfield - 7 p.m. - Western Movie Night - Enjoy fun, family flick! Popcorn included.

Thursday, Aug. 22

Colton - 5 p.m. - Pajama Party - End-of-summer pajama party for all area kids! Crafts, stories, and snacks.

St. John Rialto - 6:30 p.m. - Trivia Night - Bring your team, test your knowledge, and WIN free food & drinks!

For more information or to learn about future events, stop by your local library, visit us online at www.whitco.lib.wa.us, call (509) 397-4366, or follow us on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter. Summer Reading for all ages, explore "A Universe of Stories."

For a complete list of events and programs happening in all fourteen Whitman County Library branches- visit the Whitman County Library website or our Blog at http://whitmancountylibrary.blogspot.com- the library's events calendar- Facebook- Twitter-  or call the library at 397-4366 or 877-733-3375 toll-free.