News for Human Interest

Friday, June 16, 2017
Spokane, WA – Spokane County Library District announces Touch-a-Bus Storytime in partnership with Spokane Transit Authority. A continuation of the Library District’s Touch-a-Truck Storytimes where kids could explore fire trucks and recycling trucks, this event allows young readers and parents to explore a bus at storytime. A bus driver will read Mo Willems’s humorous ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Spokane, WA – Spokane County Library District announces two exhibitions that explore literature, history, science, and modern medicine, coming to our libraries this summer. Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine Spokane Valley Library, July 3–August 12, 2017 Although fantastical stories, the magic in J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series is ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Spokane, WA – Summer programs kick off this month at Spokane County Library District with the theme, Build a Better World. Our lineup of summer programs is sure to bring smiles to kids of all ages with magic shows, wild creatures, building adventures, science experiments, musical performances, and puppets! Every week these summer programs travel to our community libraries. Secrets of ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The summer music lineup from Spokane County Library District is sure to bring smiles and good vibes. The lineup includes four local groups and performers, bringing a mix of sounds with broad appeal. The Plaid Cats share their original sound of vocally rich swing, mixed with country blues, doo-wop, jug band, and rock oldies. Listeners can enjoy the melodic indie rock vibe, with airy guitars and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, May 26, 2017
Spokane Is Reading announces author Wiley Cash and his book, A Land More Kind Than Home for the 16th Annual community reading event. Spokane Is Reading, sponsored and organized by Spokane County Library District, Spokane Public Library, and Auntie's Bookstore, will host two appearances with Mr. Cash on Thursday, November 9, 2017. The first appearance is at the Spokane Valley Event Center ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest