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Hispanic Heritage Month for Kids!

Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to celebrate and reflect on how Hispanic culture shapes our country. This is especially expressed in the form of children’s books. Below is a list of powerful stories to read to kids about Hispanic culture … Continued →

No More Late Fines!

Beginning August 2019, Spokane Public Library will no longer charge late fines on overdue materials! You can check out as many items as you want. You can place holds on 80 items at a time. High-demand items and DVDs check out … Continued →

Summer Reading at Spokane Public Library

Sign up for Summer Reading for free online at, June 1–August 31. All ages are welcome to sign up: babies to senior citizens! Kids will earn prizes at 5 and 10 hours as well as a free book after completing 15 hours … Continued →

Our Favorite Books from 2018

  Staff Picks: Kids Julian is a Mermaid by Jessica Love Love by Matt de la Peña The Rabbit Listened by Cori Doerrfeld Imagine by Raúl Colón   Staff Picks: Fiction The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai There There by … Continued →

Elementary Resources

Welcome to Spokane Public Library. Your special student library card gives you access to all kinds of materials to help you grow and learn as a student. We are so excited to have you look around. Whether you want to … Continued →

Lessons @ the Library

Learn the basics of music theory at Spokane Public Library, with free music lessons. Learning to play a musical instrument can raise a child’s IQ and improve reading and social skills. And it’s not just for kids, if you’re an adult … Continued →

Books for Babies

This week we launched an exciting new program. Starting in mid-August, all newborns born at area hospitals (Deaconess, Sacred Heart, Holy Family and the Spokane Midwives Birthing Center) will go home with their very own Spokane Public Library card and a … Continued →