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

Monday, August 6 – Sunday, August 12

All 14 branches of Whitman County Library are closed for annual maintenance. Online services such as our digital collection of audio & ebooks, Microsoft Imagine Academy, and Rural Heritage are available through the library’s website at

Monday, August 13

St. John – 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Tech Monday – Need to brush up on your computer skills? Get started with family history research? Drop by the library for individual assistance!

LaCrosse – 12:30 to 2 p.m. – Pie & Bingo – Come in out of the heat for Bingo, prizes and treats!

Oakesdale – 3 to 5 p.m. – Health Department Outreach – See what great resources WCHD has to offer!

Endicott – 6 p.m. – Family Game Night – Come one, come all to family game night! Join in on the FUN!

Albion & LaCrosse – Book Club – Everyone is welcome to participate in our lively book discussion!

Tuesday, August 14

Colfax – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Drop-In Tech Time – You have questions, we have answers! Come see us!

Rosalia – 10:15 a.m. – Preschool Summer Reading – Preschoolers will explore rhythm and rhyme!

Farmington – 2:30 p.m. – Storytime – Kids, bring your grownups, and join us for a reading ADVENTURE!

Palouse – 7 p.m. – Netflix Club: Teen Review – Watch a movie and join us for a group discussion. Pizza included!

Wednesday, August 15

Colfax – 10 to 11 a.m. – Wired Wednesday – Explore robotics, circuit boards & more at open tech lab for kids!

St. John Methodist Church – 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Teen Cooking – Learn how to create a tasty dish for your family! Come hungry! Please register at (509) 648-3319.

Malden – 12 to 2 p.m. – Messy Paint Day – Crazy arts & crafts extravaganza including paint filled balloons! You won’t want to miss it!

Garfield – 1 p.m. – Guess That Instrument! – Can you pick out an instrument by only its sound? What about photo? Kids and teens are invited for the ultimate guessing game!

Uniontown – 5 to 6:30 p.m. – Graffiti Art – Teens and adults, create your own, unique piece of graffiti artwork!

Thursday, August 16

St. John – 10 a.m. – Water Emergency Training – Learn basic first aid, hypothermia survival, and more.

Endicott – 3:30 p.m. – Hot Wheels Speedometry – Kids and teens are invited to explore potential and kinetic energy with Hot Wheels! Call (509) 657-3429 to register!

Malden – 4 to 6 p.m. – Junior Night – Kids in 2nd through 5th grade are invited for a FUN activity plus snacks!

Colton – 5:30 to 7 p.m. – Bath Bombs & Other DIY – Bring whatever project you are working on or make bath bombs with the supplies provided while visiting with friends!

Albion – 5 to 7:30 p.m. – Fireside Chats – Join your neighbors for tea and friendly conversation! If you are a knitter or have any hobbies, bring them along too!

Endicott & Rosalia – Book Club – Bring a friend and a snack for an evening of exciting discussion and friendly chitchat!

Summer Reading began June 1! Libraries Rock! ALL AGES signup at your local library or online to WIN great prizes!

Are you a gardener or an aspiring gardener? Check out Whitman County Library’s SEED LIBRARY! Borrow, harvest, and share for FREE!

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, the library's events calendar, Facebook, Twitter,  or call the library at 397-4366 or 877-733-3375 toll-free.