All 14 branches of Whitman County Library will close Saturday, September 2 through Monday, September 4 for Labor Day weekend. 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, Consumer Reports, Chilton’s Auto Repair, Heritage Quest, Powerspeak Languages, and our Events Calendar remain available by visiting the library’s 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 509-397-4366 or toll-free at 1-877-733-3375 for information, details regarding the closure, or renewal of materials.