Thursday, October 30, 2014

Colfax library book and media sale!

Throw back Thursday ....
 
Looking for books-on-tape, Videos and CDs are bargain prices? Stop in the Colfax Library where these items are just 3 for $1.00. Books are on sale too! All sales benefit library programs and services!
 
 

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

WCL Calendar Sampling Oct. 30-Nov. 6




 Thursday, October 30

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

Palouse – 3:45 to 5 p.m. – The Center for Civic Engagement (WSU) students are available to assist 3rd graders and up with their homework. Afterwards, enjoy some down time with games.

 

Friday, October 31

Colfax, Malden, Oakesdale & Palouse – Trick-or-Treaters visit the library for a special treat! Visit the online calendar for times.

 

Monday, November 3

Garfield – 4 to 6 p.m. – SHIBA Open House – Free and impartial information tailored to meet the needs of current and future Medicare recipients.

Albion – 7 p.m. – Book Club – Join us for tea and great book discussion, “Where’d You Go, Bernadette” by Maria Semple. Contact Branch Manager Lynn at (509) 338-9614

 

Tuesday, November 4

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

 

Wednesday, November 5

St John – 2 to 3:30 p.m. – Wii Party – Kids grades 4 and up are invited to checkout our new Wii U. Keep busy in between games with our science activity kits.

Colfax – 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Wazzu Wednesday – Free after school fun for teens ages 12 and up.

 

Thursday, November 6

Albion – 4 p.m. – After School Turkey Art – Create whimsical turkeys with leaves for our community building bulletin.

 

As part of this year’s Everybody Reads celebration, join your friends and neighbors in reading, “The Girls of No Return” by Erin Saldin in anticipation of her local visit on November 13. Get your copy today at the library by calling (509) 3977-4366 or from our online catalog at www.whitco.lib.wa.us

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Tweens/Teens Zombiefest-Colfax Library-Oct. 30

Tweens/Teens
SAVE THE DATE:
Thursday, Oct. 30
5:30-7:00 pm
for Zombiefest II
Drag yourself into the Colfax Library for Zombiefest II! Zombie crafts, games, and Zombie-licious treats! Come dressed in your Zombie best and win a prize! Grades 6-8 join us if you dare! Questions call Nichole 509-397-4366.
Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

WCL Calendar Sampling Oct. 23-30


Thursday, October 23
Colfax & Tekoa – Storytime – Bring in the little ones for fun stories, songs and more every Thursday. Visit the online calendar for times.

Friday, October 24
LaCrosse & St. John – SHIBA Open House – Free and impartial information tailored to meet the needs of current and future Medicare recipients. Visit the online calendar for times.
Colfax – 7 to 9 p.m. – Mixed Media Canvas – Create a unique canvas with Nichole Kopp. $10 supply fee. Adults ages 21 and up only. Call to register at (509) 397-4366.
Palouse – 7 p.m. – Haunted Palouse with the Xenodican Club– Visit the library for hand baked goods and hot cocoa.

Saturday, October 25
Palouse – 7 p.m. – Haunted Palouse with the Xenodican Club– Visit the library for hand baked goods and hot cocoa.

Monday, October 27
Colton – 10:30 a.m. – Storytime – Join us as we celebrate a different number through stories, songs and crafts.

Tuesday, October 28
Colfax – 10 to 11 a.m. – Tech Tuesdays: Computer Basics – Contact Sara Garza at (509) 397-4366 to register as space is limited.
Rosalia & Tekoa – SHIBA Open House – Free and impartial information tailored to meet the needs of current and future Medicare recipients. Visit the online calendar for times.
Oakesdale – 6:30 p.m. – Book Club – Join us for a potluck dinner and book discussion. Contact Branch Manager, Michelle at (509) 285-4310 for more information.

Wednesday, October 29
St. John – 12:30 p.m. – Mad about Science – Kids grades 1-5 are invited to learn about the power of wind with Kathy from the Palouse Discovery Science Center.
Colfax – 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Wazzu Wednesday – Free after school fun for teens ages 12 and up. Explore science, technology every day skills with student mentors from the WSU Center for Civic Engagement.

Uniontown – 4:30 p.m. – Craft Night – Adults of all ages are welcome.

Thursday, October 30
Colton – 2:30 to 5 p.m. – SHIBA Open House –Free and impartial information tailored to meet the needs of current and future Medicare recipients.
Colfax – 5:30 to 7 p.m. – Zombiefest II – Kids grades 6-8 drag yourselves to the library for zombie crafts, walking-dead games and Zombie-licious treats! Come dressed in your zombie best and win a prize!

As part of this year’s Everybody Reads celebration, join your friends and neighbors in reading, “The Girls of No Return” by Erin Saldin in anticipation of her local visit on November 13. Get your copy today at the library by calling (509) 397-4366 or from our online catalog at www.whitco.lib.wa.us

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Voter Forum on Tuesday...

Be informed! Voter Forum is set for Tuesday, Oct 21 at 7 pm at the Colfax Library. Meet the candidates for Whitman County Assessor, Sheriff and learn about the firearms and class size initiatives. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Mixed media ... sign up today!


 
 



Mixed media artwork is fun and easy. Adults 21 and over are invited to create on Friday, Oct 24 from 7-9 p.m. Cost is $10 for supplies. Space is limited so register at 397-4366.

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