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Family Storytime Play & Learn

For Families of All Ages

2024-06-14 10:00:00 2024-06-14 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Family Storytime Play & Learn Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities. Central - Central Events B

Friday, June 14
10:00am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2024-06-14 10:00:00 2024-06-14 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Family Storytime Play & Learn Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities. Central - Central Events B

Central

Central Events B

Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

This program is intended for families of all ages. 

By attending library programs, you are agreeing to potentially appear in photos/videos taken at our locations that may be used in promotional materials including social media.

We strive to make events welcoming for people of all abilities. To request accommodations (i.e. hearing assistance, ASL requests, or other ADA inquiries), call the library at 509-444-5340.

AGE GROUP: | Toddlers | Preschool |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytime & Early Literacy |

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Central

Phone: (509) 444-5300

Hours
Mon, May 20 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, May 21 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, May 22 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, May 23 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, May 24 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, May 25 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 26 12:00PM to 4:00PM

About the branch

COMPUTERS & TECHNOLOGY
66 public computer stations

MEETING & STUDY ROOMS
300 person capacity nxʷyxʷyetkʷ Hall (pronounced: inn-whi-whi-ettk, a Salish word meaning Life in the Water)
256 capacity combined event space on the 1st floor
34 person capacity maker studio
2 conference rooms
2 reservable co-working spaces in the Business Lab
5 study rooms
Media Studios – production studio, recording studio, and video studio

SERVICES
Friends of the Library used book store
New Leaf Café
Business Lab with Bloomberg Terminal & Coworking Space
Computer Lab (Faxing, copying, scanning, printing)
Inland Northwest Special Collections
KYRS Radio
Shimmer (public art) by John Rogers
River Rumpus Children’s Playspace
Serenity Room

Upcoming events

Sat, May 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for a book discussion of "Apples Never Fall" by Liane Moriarty.

Sat, May 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Spokane Taiko, the local, Japanese-style drumming group, will perform and then invite attendees to try out the drums!

Sat, May 25, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Canceled
Sat, May 25, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.

Sat, May 25, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Chess is a fun, engaging, and widely accessible game with a variety of benefits. Enjoy a brief coaching lesson followed by a chess match!

Sun, May 26, 1:30pm - 2:25pm
Liberty Park
Certified yoga teacher Renee will lead a gentle yoga practice with a brief guided imagery at the end. Wear loose clothing and bring a mat or towel. Join us after for Bollywood Dancing at 2:30pm!

Sun, May 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
This class combines the excitement of Bollywood with the folk of Bhangra. Wear loose clothing and come for a fun and invigorating dance. No experience necessary.

Canceled
Mon, May 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central
Help with your video related questions!

Canceled
Mon, May 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
We'll use LEGOs® and more to create a car that can be powered by the wind! Due to a small room, space is limited.

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Play a variety of local multiplayer video games with other middle and high school students.

Tue, May 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Seattle writer and illustrator Tessa Hulls converses with Sharma Shields about her lauded new graphic memoir 'Feeding Ghosts.' Auntie's Bookstore will be on hand for book sales.

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Central - Inland Northwest Special Collection
Get help from Eastern Washington Genealogical Society (EWGS) volunteers in the Inland Northwest Special Collections room on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

Wed, May 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Enjoy snacks and play a variety of local multiplayer video games.

Wed, May 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
We'll use LEGOs® and more to create a car that can be powered by the wind!

Wed, May 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Build a worm compost farm!

Wed, May 29, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
The Hive
Stop by The Hive to see what our Artists-In-Residence are up to and tour the building!

Canceled
Thu, May 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, May 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, May 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, May 30, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Central - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
Coffee & Conversation is an ongoing community engagement program that provides a space for open dialogue on topics that unite us, rather than divide us.

Thu, May 30, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Will you help us solve this mystery? Help us find the flowers and make the painting right again through clues, riddles, and using art to solve this mystery.

Thu, May 30, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Thu, May 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Build a worm compost farm!

Thu, May 30, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Will you help us solve this mystery? Help us find the flowers and make the painting right again through clues, riddles, and using art to solve this mystery.

Thu, May 30, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Will you help us solve this mystery? Help us find the flowers and make the painting right again through clues, riddles, and using art to solve this mystery.

Fri, May 31, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for "Sticker Studio," where kids and teens ages 6-18 can unleash their creativity by designing, coloring, scanning, and printing their own custom stickers!

Fri, May 31, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
HOMAGO is an acronym for "Hanging Out, Messing Around, Geeking Out." Join us after school for snacks and a bunch of different drop-in activities.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Central
Experience a day of empowerment and community support! You'll find a variety of resources, educational workshops, self-care activities, free lunch, self-care prizes, and more.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:10am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
A poetry workshop about love, presented by Spokane's Poet Laureate Mery Noel Smith. This is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 10:10am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Study A
A poetry workshop about animals and grief, presented by writer and educator Holly Thorpe. This is part of the 1st annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Celebrate National Trails Day and learn about the best local hikes within a day of Spokane! Holly from the Washington Trails Association will share details and photos of beautiful local trails.

Sat, Jun 01, 11:10am - 12:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Study A
This writing workshop is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon and features award-winning poet Subhaga Crystal Bacon.

Sat, Jun 01, 11:10am - 12:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
A poetry workshop about voice, presented by writer Mark Anderson. This is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
An associative poetry reading with renowned past and present EWU faculty and award-winning poets Polly Buckingham, Christopher Howell, Jonathan Johnson, and Nance Van Winckel.

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Study A
A poetry workshop for all levels of poets (and non-poets!), presented by educator Heather Berndt. This is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Study B
A workshop that will inspire local poets to find ways to deepen their relationship with the natural world. This is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
We'll use magnifying glasses to examine all kinds of items and more!

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 2:10pm - 3:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
A poetry workshop inspired by journaling, presented by writer Asyia Gover. This is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 2:10pm - 3:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Study A
A poetry workshop experimenting with various poetic forms, presented by poet Amelia Díaz Ettinger. This is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.

Sat, Jun 01, 3:10pm - 4:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Study A
A prose poem workshop, presented by PEN Award winning novelist and poet Lindsay Hill. This is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 3:10pm - 4:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
A poetry workshop uplifting the queer community, presented by poet and educator Ash Montenegro Hart. This is part of the first annual Inland Northwest Poetry Salon.

Sun, Jun 02, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Central
Indulge your sweet tooth and support student entrepreneurs at the Great Startup Baked Goods Market! Purchase delicious treats crafted by talented teen bakers. Your dollars help determine the winner!

Sun, Jun 02, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Devika Gates will teach us how to make beautiful Indian Kunda Jewelry! Registration is required.

Sun, Jun 02, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Professional dancer Devika Gates will teach Bollywood dancing. Wear loose clothes and join in the fun! No prior experience needed.

Mon, Jun 03, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Social service resources and Community Court are open to the public Mondays starting at 10am. Please arrive early to utilize full partner resources.

Mon, Jun 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Help with your video related questions!

Mon, Jun 03, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Learn how to create video games and computer software in a drop in collaborative program.

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
A reading and showing of photography from the beautiful new book, 'Montana Panoramic: Transparent in the Backlight.'

Mon, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Prepare for deep relaxation through sound healing, a practice thousands of years old! Please bring a mat or blanket to rest on and a pillow. For ages 18 and older.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, Jun 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join Katherine from Inclusion Wellness Community for a gentle yoga practice for every skill level. Wear loose clothing, bring a mat, and come prepared for gentle exercise.

Tue, Jun 04, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
South Hill
Come ask technology related questions for tech devices. This is an open-style sit down Q & A for basic questions about computers, mobile devices, or our digital services.

Tue, Jun 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Studio
Join us for this information meeting if you are interested in volunteering at the Spokane Public Library this summer!

Tue, Jun 04, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
The Hive - Studio E
Paris at the turn of the century was aswirl with artists, writers and musicians; all lit up with the energy of the New Century and Paris? Magic. Enjoy stories, photographs, artwork & music.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Central - Inland Northwest Special Collection
Get help from Eastern Washington Genealogical Society (EWGS) volunteers in the Inland Northwest Special Collections room on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
South Hill - South Hill Events
This presentation reviews many types of dementia including the characteristics, symptoms and causes. We will also discuss what to expect at each stage of the disease and how to handle these changes.

Wed, Jun 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join certified yoga teacher Steve Peck for a chair yoga practice. Chairs and blocks are provided.

Wed, Jun 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Indian Trail
Come ask technology related questions for tech devices. This is an open-style sit down Q & A for basic questions about computers, mobile devices, or our digital services.

Wed, Jun 05, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
The Hive
Stop by The Hive to see what our Artists-In-Residence are up to and tour the building!

Wed, Jun 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for this information meeting if you are interested in volunteering at the Spokane Public Library this summer!

Wed, Jun 05, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Central - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
An all-ages open mic night for people looking for a place to perform and experience the joys of creative community.

Thu, Jun 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Shadle Park
Come ask technology related questions for tech devices. This is an open-style sit down Q & A for basic questions about computers, mobile devices, or our digital services.

Thu, Jun 06, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Learn how to make your yard safe for birds and how to meet their other basic needs with President of the Spokane Audubon Society, Alan McCoy.

Fri, Jun 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Liberty Park
Come ask technology related questions for tech devices. This is an open-style sit down Q & A for basic questions about computers, mobile devices, or our digital services.

Sat, Jun 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Hive - Events A, B, & C
A Children's Business Fair is an event that provides a platform for children to showcase their entrepreneurial skills. This exciting FREE event is an opportunity for kids ages 6-14.

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for a book discussion of "The Candy House" by Jennifer Egan.

Sat, Jun 08, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Sat, Jun 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Memory Gardens are specifically designed for people living with dementia and those who care for them. Is Spokane ready for one such public garden? Come hear the efforts of people who think we are!

Sat, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
This workshop is led by Catherine Dietz, Courageous Communication Coach.

Sun, Jun 09, 12:15pm - 1:45pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
A workshop presented by Ariel Baska director, producer, and writer of the documentary "Monstrous Me.?

Sun, Jun 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Central - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
Celebrate community and inclusion with the whole family at Central Library from 1-3pm with crafts and a storytime from library staff!

Sun, Jun 09, 2:30pm - 3:45pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Zentangle instructor, Mary Lindeblad, will teach us how to create beautiful images! No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Registration is required.

Mon, Jun 10, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Social service resources and Community Court are open to the public Mondays starting at 10am. Please arrive early to utilize full partner resources.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Mon, Jun 10, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Study B
Learn how to create video games and computer software in a drop in collaborative program.

Mon, Jun 10, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Kick off Summer Reading with book-themed crafts, activities, and fun.

Mon, Jun 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us as we learn about the best local hikes within a day of Spokane. Holly from the Washington Trails Association will share details and photos of beautiful local trails and more.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Comstock Park (601 W 29th Ave) - Fire Pit
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Comstock Park (601 W 29th Avenue) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Tue, Jun 11, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Kick off summer reading with book themed crafts, activities and fun.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Central - Inland Northwest Special Collection
Get help from Eastern Washington Genealogical Society (EWGS) volunteers in the Inland Northwest Special Collections room on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

Wed, Jun 12, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Kick off Summer Reading with book-themed crafts, activities, and fun.

Wed, Jun 12, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
The Hive
Stop by The Hive to see what our Artists-In-Residence are up to and tour the building!

Wed, Jun 12, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Central - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
An all-ages open mic night for people looking for a place to perform and experience the joys of creative community.

Wed, Jun 12, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
The Hive - The Hive Studio E
Bring your current project and spend time creating in company with others at The Hive®.

Wed, Jun 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Local stars of the mystery and romance genres gather together to discuss their writing and publishing lives. Bring your inquiries for the Q&A!

Canceled
Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) - Near Playground
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Thu, Jun 13, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Kick off Summer Reading with book-themed crafts, activities, and fun.

Thu, Jun 13, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Studio
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 13, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
The Hive - Studio E
With dolls comes stories and each with their own meaning. Create your own Spirit Doll with elements of your choosing. What will they mean to you? What stories will you include?

Fri, Jun 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Central - Central Events B
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Fri, Jun 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
The generative writing group you've always wanted. Bring a project you're working on and experience the joy and inspiration found in a community writing session.

Fri, Jun 14, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Kick off Summer Reading with book-themed crafts, activities, and fun.

Fri, Jun 14, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events,Virtual Events 4
Join us as we paint a fun and colorful Washington themed illustration in watercolor.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for a book discussion of "The Candy House" by Jennifer Egan.

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Central - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
The Lullaby Project offers parents a creative opportunity to communicate feelings, hopes, and dreams. Come listen to the songs they've created!

Sat, Jun 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Kick off Summer Reading with book-themed crafts, activities, and fun.

Sat, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Social service resources and Community Court are open to the public Mondays starting at 10am. Please arrive early to utilize full partner resources.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Mon, Jun 17, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Mon, Jun 17, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
We'll learn about what the Mars rovers are up to and build one of our own to take home from recycled materials!

Mon, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Mon, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Kick-off summer and join us in making a collaborative window mural for the public to enjoy at the library!

Mon, Jun 17, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Mon, Jun 17, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Learn how to create video games and computer software in a drop in collaborative program.

Mon, Jun 17, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Mon, Jun 17, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Studio
Learn about dementia, meet others dealing with the same struggles, and learn how to support people living with dementia in your community.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Comstock Park (601 W 29th Ave) - Fire Pit
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Comstock Park (601 W 29th Avenue) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Tue, Jun 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join Larissa Zens from Eclipse Power Yoga for a gentle yoga practice for every skill level. Wear loose clothing and bring a mat. If you have yoga blocks, feel free to bring them for practice!

Tue, Jun 18, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Kick-off summer and join us in making a collaborative window mural for the public to enjoy at the library!

Tue, Jun 18, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Tue, Jun 18, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Tue, Jun 18, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
The Hive - The Hive Events C
Join us for our monthly Board of Trustees meeting, held the third Tuesday of each month.

Wed, Jun 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Canceled
Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) - Near Playground
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Thu, Jun 20, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
We'll learn about what the Mars rovers are up to and build one of our own to take home from recycled materials!

Thu, Jun 20, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Transplant a flower into a decorative pot!

Thu, Jun 20, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
WA State Book Award winner Mary Cronk Farrell will give you the confidence to finally write that book you've always been meaning to write.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Central - Central Events B
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
The generative writing group you've always wanted. Bring a project you're working on and experience the joy and inspiration found in a community writing session.

Sat, Jun 22, 10:00am - 2:00pm
The Hive - Studio E
The sun is our strongest light source. Learn from Artist-In-Residence at the Hive®, Justus Brozek about cyanotypes and ways to alter them with tannins.

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Sat, Jun 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Central - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
Join us at the Central Library for a free concert presented by Spokane Public Radio featuring the Canote Brothers.

Sat, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 22, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Chess is a fun, engaging, and widely accessible game with a variety of benefits. Enjoy a brief coaching lesson followed by a chess match!

Sat, Jun 22, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Central Library - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
Come enjoy live music from local bands and support KYRS Thin Air Community Radio

Sun, Jun 23, 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Certified yoga teacher Renee will lead a gentle yoga practice with a brief guided imagery at the end. Wear loose clothing and bring a mat or towel. Join us after for Bollywood Dancing at 2:30pm!

Sun, Jun 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
This class combines the excitement of Bollywood with the folk of Bhangra. Wear loose clothing and come for a fun and invigorating dance. No experience necessary.

Mon, Jun 24, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Social service resources and Community Court are open to the public Mondays starting at 10am. Please arrive early to utilize full partner resources.

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for a storytime PAW-ty featuring your favorite characters from Adventure Bay!

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Mon, Jun 24, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
We'll learn about the clouds in space called nebulae and their amazing role in star and planet formation. Then we'll make nebula spin art to take home!

Mon, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Learn how to create video games and computer software in a drop in collaborative program.

Tue, Jun 25, 9:30am - 11:30am
Hillyard Library - Parking Lot
Visit a recycling truck, a water truck, and more in the Hillyard Library parking lot, courtesy of the City of Spokane and partnering agencies.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Comstock Park (601 W 29th Ave) - Fire Pit
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Comstock Park (601 W 29th Avenue) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Tue, Jun 25, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Embark on a summer adventure with 'Summer Cartographers'!

Tue, Jun 25, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Hive - Studio E
Color is intuitive to some, but it can also be a mystery! Learn from Artist-In-Residence at The Hive®, Jaime Rome Crain about the basics of color theory which will help you improve your creative work.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Central - Inland Northwest Special Collection
Get help from Eastern Washington Genealogical Society (EWGS) volunteers in the Inland Northwest Special Collections room on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

Wed, Jun 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Central - Virtual Events 6
Join us for a book discussion of Crying in H Mart: A Memoir by Michelle Zauner.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Wed, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Let your little ones unleash their creativity with messy fun by exploring art through finger painting and other messy techniques.

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
The Hive
Stop by The Hive to see what our Artists-In-Residence are up to and tour the building!

Wed, Jun 26, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
This documentary explores the many different shades of being "gay" in America. Conversations focus on the varying perceptions of how people define themselves, their lives, struggle and triumphs.

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Join us for a class from First Interstate Bank about what a credit score is, its importance, and how to read a credit report.

Canceled
Thu, Jun 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) - Near Playground
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Thu, Jun 27, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Thu, Jun 27, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Transplant a flower into a decorative pot!

Thu, Jun 27, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Central - Central Events B
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for a storytime PAW-ty featuring your favorite Adventure Bay crew! Paw Patrol fans will enjoy stories, songs, themed activities, and more featuring Marshall, Chase, Skye, and friends.

Fri, Jun 28, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Sat, Jun 29, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Sat, Jun 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join LEGO® Masters Season 3 contestants Eddie and Asiza to level up your building creativity!

Sat, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Sun, Jun 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Adult coloring is known to relax your brain, reduce stress and anxiety, and improve motor skills. Bring your creativity and we'll provide the coloring supplies!

Sun, Jun 30, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
A fun, accessible, and generative creative writing workshop led by Spokane Public Library?s Writing Education Specialist.

Mon, Jul 01, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Social service resources and Community Court are open to the public Mondays starting at 10am. Please arrive early to utilize full partner resources.

Mon, Jul 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Mon, Jul 01, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Learn how to create video games and computer software in a drop in collaborative program.

Tue, Jul 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, Jul 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
The generative writing group you've always wanted.

Tue, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
South Hill
Come ask technology related questions for tech devices. This is an open-style sit down Q & A for basic questions about computers, mobile devices, or our digital services.

Wed, Jul 03, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Central - Inland Northwest Special Collection
Get help from Eastern Washington Genealogical Society (EWGS) volunteers in the Inland Northwest Special Collections room on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Using the curriculum from the Alzheimer's Association, we will discuss how best to communicate with someone living with dementia.

Wed, Jul 03, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Indian Trail
Come ask technology related questions for tech devices. This is an open-style sit down Q & A for basic questions about computers, mobile devices, or our digital services.

Sat, Jul 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Participants will use the scientific method and household items to discover melting temperatures. Participants will be provided with worksheets and instructions on how to do this experiment at home.

Sat, Jul 06, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Sat, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 06, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Studio
This workshop is led by Catherine Dietz, Courageous Communication Coach.

Mon, Jul 08, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Social service resources and Community Court are open to the public Mondays starting at 10am. Please arrive early to utilize full partner resources.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
An animal adventure with Courtnie from the West Valley Outdoor Learning Center!

Mon, Jul 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join Katherine from Inclusion Wellness Community for a gentle yoga practice for every skill level. Wear loose clothing, bring a mat, and come prepared for gentle exercise.

Mon, Jul 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Learn how to create video games and computer software in a drop in collaborative program.

Mon, Jul 08, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Participants will use the scientific method and household items to discover melting temperatures. Participants will be provided with worksheets and instructions on how to do this experiment at home.
Registration opens Saturday, June 1 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Comstock Park (601 W 29th Ave) - Fire Pit
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Comstock Park (601 W 29th Avenue) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Tue, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Tue, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Transplant a flower into a decorative pot!

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Tue, Jul 09, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Wed, Jul 10, 9:30am - 10:30am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join certified yoga teacher Steve Peck for a chair yoga practice. Chairs and blocks are provided.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Central - Inland Northwest Special Collection
Get help from Eastern Washington Genealogical Society (EWGS) volunteers in the Inland Northwest Special Collections room on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Watch a planetarium show in Mobius' portable planetarium and play games in our Space Olympics before or after your space exploration! Registration is required for this event.

Wed, Jul 10, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Wed, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Wed, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Wed, Jul 10, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Solve clues and puzzles to "escape" and retrieve the Holy Grail in this King Arthur-themed escape room.

Canceled
Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) - Near Playground
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
The Hive - The Hive
Tabling event and resource fair for Fred Hutch organization.

Thu, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Kick-off summer and join us in making a collaborative window mural for the public to enjoy at the library!

Thu, Jul 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Central - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
An animal adventure with Courtnie from the West Valley Outdoor Learning Center!

Thu, Jul 11, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 11, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Westley Hill, owner of Floralia Nursery, will introduce you to the marvelous world of plants perfect for Inland Northwest gardens!

Fri, Jul 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Central - Central Events B
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Fri, Jul 12, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Transplant a flower into a decorative pot!

Sat, Jul 13, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Sat, Jul 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Participants will use the scientific method and household items to discover color separation. Participants will be provided with worksheets and instructions on how to do this experiment at home.

Sat, Jul 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us to learn about worms and all the amazing ways they help our ecosystem! Registration is required.Register

Sat, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Sun, Jul 14, 1:30pm - 2:25pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Certified yoga teacher Renee will lead a gentle yoga practice with a brief guided imagery at the end. Wear loose clothing and bring a mat or towel. Join us after for Bollywood Dancing at 2:30pm!

Sun, Jul 14, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
This class combines the excitement of Bollywood with the folk of Bhangra. Wear loose clothing and come for a fun and invigorating dance. No experience necessary.

Mon, Jul 15, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Social service resources and Community Court are open to the public Mondays starting at 10am. Please arrive early to utilize full partner resources.

Mon, Jul 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jul 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jul 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Mon, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Mon, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
We'll learn about space through fun and games!

Mon, Jul 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Learn about dementia, meet others dealing with the same struggles, and learn how to support people living with dementia in your community.

Mon, Jul 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Participants will use the scientific method and household items to discover color separation. Participants will be provided with worksheets and instructions on how to do this experiment at home.
Registration opens Saturday, June 1 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Comstock Park (601 W 29th Ave) - Fire Pit
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Comstock Park (601 W 29th Avenue) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Tue, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Hive - The Hive Events A & B
An animal adventure with Courtnie from the West Valley Outdoor Learning Center!

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
Do you know a "For Real Life" Bluey fan? Bring them to celebrate everyone's favorite Blue Heeler family with themed stories, songs, and interactive fun!

Tue, Jul 16, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for our monthly Board of Trustees meeting, held the third Tuesday of each month.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Central - Inland Northwest Special Collection
Get help from Eastern Washington Genealogical Society (EWGS) volunteers in the Inland Northwest Special Collections room on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Wed, Jul 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Come share your thoughts, ideas, and concerns about WSDOT projects in your neighborhood.

Canceled
Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) - Near Playground
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Hays Park (1812 E Providence Ave) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Thu, Jul 18, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Thu, Jul 18, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
We'll learn about what the Mars rovers are up to and build one of our own to take home from recycled materials!

Thu, Jul 18, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 18, 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Central Library - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
Enjoy a fun night out on the town with magician, mind-reader, and mentalist, Cameron J. Brow, guests from the Blue Door Theatre, and musical guest Timeworm!

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Central - Central Events B
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
The generative writing group you've always wanted.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Do you know a "For Real Life" Bluey fan? Bring them to celebrate everyone's favorite Blue Heeler family with themed stories, songs, and interactive fun!

Fri, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Apply for Coding Camp this summer and learn how to make a video game.

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Shadle Park
Get advice from WSU Spokane County Master Gardeners about plant selection, maintenance, environmentally friendly practices, pest management, effective landscaping practices & more!

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Studio
Participants will use the scientific method and household items to explore acids and bases. Participants will be provided with worksheets and instructions on how to do this experiment at home.

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Classroom
Play an in-person game of Dungeons and Dragons with other middle and high schoolers in the Spokane area. All experience levels are welcome.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Central Library - nx?yx?yetk? Hall
Come enjoy live music from local bands and support KYRS Thin Air Community Radio

Mon, Jul 22, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A & B Combined
Social service resources and Community Court are open to the public Mondays starting at 10am. Please arrive early to utilize full partner resources.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Hill - South Hill Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Events
We'll learn about the clouds in space called nebulae and their amazing role in star and planet formation. Then we'll make nebula spin art to take home!

Mon, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
South Hill - South Hill Study B
Learn how to create video games and computer software in a drop in collaborative program.

Mon, Jul 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Participants will use the scientific method and household items to explore acids and bases. Participants will be provided with worksheets and instructions on how to do this experiment at home.
Registration opens Saturday, June 1 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Central - Video Studio
Drop in for any video questions or help with a project.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Comstock Park (601 W 29th Ave) - Fire Pit
Grab your picnic blankets, water bottles, and sunscreen and meet us at Comstock Park (601 W 29th Avenue) this summer for an outdoor storytime adventure!

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
Embark on a summer adventure with 'Summer Cartographers'!

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Liberty Park - Liberty Park Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Join us for storytime! Each week, we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Indian Trail - Indian Trail Events
Join us for storytime! Each week we will share books, songs, and fun. After we read together, we will spend some time in open play with learning activities.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Central - Inland Northwest Special Collection
Get help from Eastern Washington Genealogical Society (EWGS) volunteers in the Inland Northwest Special Collections room on the 3rd floor of Central Library.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Central - Central Events A
Are you or anyone you know experiencing homelessness? Do you need a new or replacement ID? Join us for this special event to get a WA state identification card. No pre-registration needed.

Wed, Jul 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Central - Virtual Events 6
Join us for a book discussion of The Hand that First Held Mine by Maggie O'Farrell.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Shadle Park - Shadle Park Events
An animal adventure with Courtnie from the West Valley Outdoor Learning Center!

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hillyard - Hillyard Events
Dive into a world of creativity with "Creative Chronicles," a summer art journaling program for kids and teens!