Monday, November 17, 2014

WCL Calendar Sampling Nov. 20-27


Thursday, November 20

Colfax – Noon – Gentle Yoga with Suzy McNeilly – Pay by the month or by the class.

Tekoa – 6 to 6:30 p.m. – Ladies Light Yoga – Join Leanne as she leads beginning Yoga moves via YouTube. Bring a mate and a positive perspective. No previous knowledge expected.

Endicott – 7 p.m. – Book Club - Join the discussion of Kathryn Stockett’s, “The Help.” Everyone’s invited.

Friday, November 21

Endicott, LaCrosse, St John & Uniontown – Storytime – Early learning story time with books, singing, crafts and storytelling for ages 6 and younger. Visit the online calendar for times.

Saturday, November 22

Colfax – 2 p.m. – Spaying & Neutering Debate – Students from WSU pre-veterinary, animal and agricultural science departments will present facts and arguments on both sides of the sterilization issue, for both pets and larger animals like horses and cows.

Monday, November 24

Colfax – 10 a.m. – Fit & Fun with Nancy Stanard – Low impact aerobic workouts. Cost is $5 per class. For more information, contact Nancy at (509) 288-1117.

Colfax – 5:15 to 6 p.m. – Fitness Circuit Training with Nancy Stanard – Fast and fun circuit training routines that make getting in shape a breeze. Cost is $5 per class or $30 per month.

Colfax – 6 p.m. – Fitness Boot Camp with Carissa Little – For more information or to register, contact Carissa at purefitpersonaltraining@gmail.com

Tuesday, November 25

Oakesdale – Noon – Wii Day – Come on down to the library and play on the Wii console with friends. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

Wednesday, November 26

Endicott & Garfield – Early Release Wednesday for kids in two locations. Check the calendar for times and themes.

Thursday, November 27

Palouse – 7:45 a.m. - 10th Annual Turkey Leg Fun Run – Start your Thanksgiving Day out in a Palouse tradition. Join us at the Green Frog Café at 7:45 a.m. for donuts and hot drinks from McLeod’s Palouse Market. Sponsor sheets are available at the Palouse Library and the Green Frog Café.

 
2015 Barns of Whitman County calendars are now on sale for just $6 thanks to the photography, design, and generosity of Steve Van Vleet from WSU’s Whitman County Extension office. All proceeds benefit Friends of the Library programs and projects countywide. To purchase, visit any branch of WCL, Colfax Rosauers and Pullman Chamber of Commerce or by calling the library at (509) 397-4366.

Monday, November 10, 2014

WCL Calendar Sampling Nov. 13-20




Thursday, November 13

Tekoa – 6 to 6:30 p.m. – Ladies Light Yoga – Join Leanne as she leads beginning Yoga moves via YouTube. Bring a mate and a positive perspective. No previous knowledge expected.

 
Friday, November 14

Oakesdale – 6:30 p.m. – Fall Centerpieces – Create your very own beautiful centerpiece with Robin Adams. All supplies are provided.

 

Monday, November 17

Colton – 10:30 a.m. – Storytime – Fun stories, songs and craft projects every Monday.

Colfax – 4 p.m. – Library Board Meeting – Open to the public and community members are encouraged to attend.

 

Tuesday, November 18

LaCrosse – 3 p.m. – After School Program – Come join us as we travel to India for Thanksgiving.

Albion – 3:30 to 6 p.m. – SHIBA Open House – Free and impartial information tailored to meet the needs of current and future Medicare recipients.

Colfax – 5:30 p.m. – Bliss Yoga with Dawn Bennett – For cost and registration, contact Dawn at (509) 397-3777

 

Wednesday, November 19

Malden – 1 p.m. – Cornucopia Craft – Visit the library and create a fabulous craft for Thanksgiving.

Rosalia – 1 p.m. – Tee-Shirt Tote Bags – Head on down to the library and create a stylish tote bag from a tee-shirt. Fun and easy project with no sewing involved!

Uniontown – 3:30 p.m. – Around the World – Children are invited to travel the world through reading, singing and craft projects.

 

Thursday, November 20

Colfax – 2 to 5:30 p.m. – Community Blood Drive – Present to give blood and be entered to win a $500 Visa gift card. Appointments are being taken by Inland Northwest Blood Center at www.inbcsaves.org

Colfax, Colton, Farmington & Palouse – After School Programs in four locations. Check the calendar for times and themes.

 

2015 Barns of Whitman County calendars are now on sale for just $6 thanks to the photography, design, and generosity of Steve Van Vleet from WSU’s Whitman County Extension office. All proceeds benefit Friends of the Library programs and projects countywide. To purchase, visit any branch of WCL, Colfax Rosauers and Pullman Chamber of Commerce or by calling the library at (509) 397-4366.

Library closed Nov 11 for Veteran's Day


    All 14 branches of Whitman County Library will close Tuesday, November 11 in honor of Veteran's Day.  
    Due dates for library materials have been extended in anticipation of the closure and no late fines will be charged for these days. Drop boxes will remain open at all locations for returned items. Access to the library’s catalog, downloadable audio and eBooks, and databases for the online librarian, genealogy, foreign language instruction and other services remains available by visiting the library’s website at www.whitco.lib.wa.us. For more information about library closures or upcoming community programs, the Library Events calendar is also accessible from the library website at www.whitco.lib.wa.us.
       Libraries affected by the closure are: Albion, Colfax, Colton, Endicott, Farmington, Garfield, LaCrosse, Malden, Oakesdale, Palouse, Rosalia, St. John, Tekoa, and Uniontown. Residents may call the library at 397-4366 or toll-free at 1-877-733-3375 for information, details regarding the closure or renewal of materials

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Improve your business today!

Small Business Workshops, Weds, Nov. 12 at the Colfax Library, just $15, call 397-4366 to register

·        Create & Execute a Small Business Marketing Plan 3:00-5pm

·        Look at Your Business Through the Eyes of the Customer, 5:30-7pm

For a complete listing visit the Events Calendar at www.whitco.lib.wa.us

Friday, November 7, 2014

You Can Save 3 Lives...

INBC Blood Drive Thursday, November 20, 2:00-5:30 p.m.

Blood Drive November 20 2:30 - 6:00 pm Find the hero in you.  Present to give blood  Enter to Win a $500 Visa Gift CardThe gift of blood is the gift of life. You can save the lives of three people by donating blood Thursday, November 20, 2:00-5:30 p.m. Appointments are being taken by contacting the library at 509-397-4366 or the Inland Northwest Blood Center at www.inbcsaves.org. According to the Inland Northwest Blood Center, here are a few facts about donations:

1. Every 2 seconds, someone in the United States needs a blood product.
2. Although 60% of Americans are eligible to donate blood, only approximately 5% actually do.
3. It is estimated that one in three individuals will need a blood product sometime during their life.

Walk-ins will be seen on a first come, first serve basis with photo I.D. required. Donors should drink plenty of fluids and eat a meal at least two hours prior to arrival. The entire list of eligibility criteria can be found by  contacting the Inland Northwest Blood Center at www.inbc2.org or by calling toll-free 800-423-0151.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

WCL Calendar Sample Nov. 6-13


County Library Calendar

Thursday, November 6

Tekoa – 6 to 6:30 p.m. – Ladies Light Yoga – Join Leanne as she leads beginning Yoga moves via YouTube. Bring a mate and a positive perspective. No previous knowledge expected.

Friday, November 7

Endicott & Malden – SHIBA Open House – Free and impartial information tailored to meet the needs of current and future Medicare recipients. Visit the online calendar for times.

Monday, November 10

Colfax – 10 a.m. – Fit & Fun with Nancy Stanard – Low impact aerobic workouts. For more information, contact Nancy at (509) 288-1117.

Colfax – 5:15 to 6 p.m. – Fitness Circuit Training with Nancy Stanard – Fast and fun circuit training routines that make getting in shape a breeze. Cost is $5 per class or $30 per month.

Colfax – 6 p.m. – Fitness Boot Camp with Carissa Little – For more information or to register, contact Carissa at purefitpersonaltraining@gmail.com

Tuesday, November 11

All branches of Whitman County Library will be closed for Veteran’s Day

Wednesday, November 12

Colfax – 3 to 5 p.m. – How to Create & Execute a Small Business Marketing Plan – Register by calling the Colfax Library at (509)397-4366. Cost is $15 per person.

Colfax – 5:30 to 7 p.m. – The Customer Experience: Look at Your Business Through the Eyes of the Consumer. Register by calling the library at (509) 397-4366. Cost is $15 per person.

Thursday, November 13

Colfax & Tekoa High School – Everybody Reads Author Visit – Everyone is invited to hear Erin Saldin discuss her book, “Girls of No Return” at two locations: 10-11 a.m. in Colfax and 12:10 – 1:10 p.m. in Tekoa. Get your copy today at the library by calling (509) 3977-4366 or from our online catalog at www.whitco.lib.wa.us

Farmington – 7:30 p.m. – Mom’s Night Out – Enjoy some down time with yummy treats and craft projects.

Hundreds of community programs for preschoolers, children, teens and adults are scheduled at Whitman County Library’s 14 branches. For a complete list and details, visit the Events Calendar at Whitman County Library www.whitco.lib.wa.us, like the library on Facebook or call (509) 397-4366.