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Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Spokane, WA – Spokane County Library District announces the 5th annual Food for Fines event during National Library Week, April 9–15, 2017. We’re inviting everyone to celebrate, and help out the community with a donation of food. Donations go to the Second Harvest Food Bank and other regional food banks serving Spokane County and reduce library members’ overdue fees! For ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Spokane, WA | March 16, 2017 – Spokane County Library District announces a family concert with Caspar Babypants in Spokane Valley on Saturday, April 1, 10:30–11:30 a.m. at CenterPlace, 2426 N Discovery Pl. Caspar Babypants is Chris Ballew, frontman of the band, Presidents of the United States of America, creating intelligent, simple music for kids and their parents to enjoy together. ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Spokane, WA – Washington State Poet Laureate and Gonzaga University professor Tod Marshall leads a poetry discussion series at Spokane County Library District in March and April 2017. Tod Marshall Presents Poetry events have a casual atmosphere where everyone is welcome to hear poems and discuss the influence and impact of poetry on our communities. Tod Marshall Presents Poetry series ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
Liberty Lake, WA – The HUB Sports Center (HUB) is pleased to announce a $350,000 grant award from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust (Murdock). This award is allocated to the capital campaign for the purchase of the facility. With this pledge, the capital campaign is almost 75% of our need at $3.2 million for the purchase of the facility, land and assets with over $2.3 million pledged and ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Spokane, WA – The Spokane County Library District announces that Librarian Vanessa Strange has won the Gordon M. Conable Award from the Public Library Association (PLA). Ms. Strange will receive the award at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Chicago on Saturday, June 24, 2017. The Gordon M. Conable Award is earned through demonstration of a commitment to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash.—Hosting your next meeting at The Hampton Inn & Suites Spokane Valley will be a one of a kind experience. The hotel has added a new 80” Promethean Interactive Presentation Board (Smartboard) to their Tertulia Conference Room. The only one available for rent in the Spokane area. The new 80” smartboard is the latest in technology and will serve as an ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
For Immediate Release: Dr. Jarrod Carter and Origin Forensics Winner of "Most Innovative Company" Award in The Business Excellence Forums and Awards in Houston, Texas. Spokane, Washington - February 21st, 2017 - Ted Schmidt, Certified Business Coach with ActionCOACH Business and Executive Coaching is proud to announce his client, Dr. Jarrod Carter and his company Origin Forensics, ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Spokane, WA | February 7, 2017 – Spokane County Library District offers classes in urban farming as we approach the winter thaw and start thinking about spring. We have a great lineup of programs, from turning your lawn into food to container vegetable gardening, from beekeeping to raising chickens within city limits. Programs in this series are presented by the WSU Master Gardner Program, ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Monday, January 30, 2017
KXLY is taking part in Disney and ABC's Magic of Storytelling campaign, a program in conjunction with First Book designed to get age-appropriate Disney books into the hands of children in Title I elementary schools. At the time of release, we have pre-qualified over 80 elementary schools from 17 school districts in the Inland Northwest. These districts have all expressed a dire need for ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
The Spokane County Library in partnership with Better Business Bureau Northwest presents consumer education workshops on topics from financial literacy, to smart shopping, to avoiding scams. Kirstin Davis of the BBB leads these workshops and informative presentations, all geared for adults and two especially important for teens. How much research and consideration are needed for big purchases, ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Pioneering a new era in forensic data preservation. By Erin Foss May 4, 2016 Liberty Lake, WA – Locally owned Origin Forensics (formally known as Origin Engineering) announced that they will be hosting an event on May 18, 2016 at the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, to showcase the first ever rapid response Date Preservation Unit (DPU). This one of a kind DPU allows their clients to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release