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Roots Music & Puppetry with Red Yarn

Get ready to sing and dance with Red Yarn! Acclaimed Portland family performer Red Yarn presents “The Get-Together,” a lively music & puppet show where

Preschool Fandom Storytime & Summer Schedule

If you love Bluey, Paw Patrol, and Daniel Tiger, then do we have the storytime lineup for you. This summer, we have six Fandom Storytimes for preschoolers ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers! Mark your calendar for the following dates for a storytime party to remember. In addition to

Summer Reading Club 2024

Adventure awaits at Spokane Public Library! Summer Reading Club is back and better than ever with an opportunity to earn prizes every month between June 1 and August 31. We have prizes from a variety of local partners for all ages, including adults! Plus, we have a whole calendar of

A Celebration of Pride and LGBTQIA+ Stories 

When I think of Pride Month in the Inland Northwest, I think about the wealth of LGBTQIA+ literature we have here in Spokane (scroll to the bottom for a full list of books mentioned in this blog, and also check out this blog post from Spokane writer and illustrator HF

Family Pride Celebration | June 9, 2024

Enjoy a storytime led by library staff, make colorful bracelets, make fruit loop rainbows, and so much more with the whole family. We’re celebrating Pride Month at the library with an assortment of crafts and fun to promote togetherness and inclusivity in our community.  June 9 from 1-3pm, Central Library,

Art Detectives: Case of the Missing Sunflowers

Oh, no! The mysterious Masterpiece Marauder has taken the sunflowers out of Vincent van Gogh’s painting! Become an Art Detective and join us for this special escape room-style event for kids ages 6-14 (caregivers will need to help kids under age 9). Kids will work together to solve puzzles to

Teen Bakers Wanted: Join the First-Ever Great Startup Bakeoff Competition!

Are you ready to mix, bake, and create your way to sweet success? Then get your aprons ready because StartUp Spokane (powered by your local libraries) and River City Kitchen are stirring up something amazing just for you! Introducing the first-ever Great Startup Bakeoff happening from Friday, May 31 to

Roots Music & Puppetry with Red Yarn

Get ready to sing and dance with Red Yarn! Acclaimed Portland family performer Red Yarn presents “The Get-Together,” a lively music & puppet show where

Preschool Fandom Storytime & Summer Schedule

If you love Bluey, Paw Patrol, and Daniel Tiger, then do we have the storytime lineup for you. This summer, we have six Fandom Storytimes for preschoolers ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers! Mark your calendar for the following dates for a storytime party to remember. In addition to

Summer Reading Club 2024

Adventure awaits at Spokane Public Library! Summer Reading Club is back and better than ever with an opportunity to earn prizes every month between June 1 and August 31. We have prizes from a variety of local partners for all ages, including adults! Plus, we have a whole calendar of

A Celebration of Pride and LGBTQIA+ Stories 

When I think of Pride Month in the Inland Northwest, I think about the wealth of LGBTQIA+ literature we have here in Spokane (scroll to the bottom for a full list of books mentioned in this blog, and also check out this blog post from Spokane writer and illustrator HF

Family Pride Celebration | June 9, 2024

Enjoy a storytime led by library staff, make colorful bracelets, make fruit loop rainbows, and so much more with the whole family. We’re celebrating Pride Month at the library with an assortment of crafts and fun to promote togetherness and inclusivity in our community.  June 9 from 1-3pm, Central Library,

Art Detectives: Case of the Missing Sunflowers

Oh, no! The mysterious Masterpiece Marauder has taken the sunflowers out of Vincent van Gogh’s painting! Become an Art Detective and join us for this special escape room-style event for kids ages 6-14 (caregivers will need to help kids under age 9). Kids will work together to solve puzzles to

Teen Bakers Wanted: Join the First-Ever Great Startup Bakeoff Competition!

Are you ready to mix, bake, and create your way to sweet success? Then get your aprons ready because StartUp Spokane (powered by your local libraries) and River City Kitchen are stirring up something amazing just for you! Introducing the first-ever Great Startup Bakeoff happening from Friday, May 31 to