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Breakfast with Santa - Lacrosse
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
 Breakfast with Santa - Lacrosse
Saturday, Dec. 10, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Breakfast with Santa
LaCrosse Branch Library
Mark your calendars: Saturday December 10th  Santa  will visit the Gathering Place.
 
The LHS Senior class will be serving Breakfast.  On the menu they will be serving pancakes, sausage links and juice/coffee for $5.00
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Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
10 - 11 a.m.
Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
Monday, Dec. 12, 10 - 11 a.m.Fit & Fun Exercise,
Colfax Branch Library
Join Fit and Fun, gentle exercise for adults and seniors on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. in the Center in Colfax (adjacent to the library). Enjoy a gentle warm-up, low impact aerobic workout, and a soothing cool down. Cost is $5 per class but instructor Nancy Stanard invites you to try you...read more
Colton’s Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Colton’s Storytime
Monday, Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m.Colton’s Story
Colton Branch Library
Join us for early learning activities with music, stories, and crafts for ages 0-5.  We meet Mondays at 10:30 during the school year. The focus this year is the alphabet, wit...read more
Play & Learn Group - LaCrosse
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
 Play & Learn Group - LaCrosse
Monday, Dec. 12, 10:30 am - 12:00 pmPlay & Learn Group -
LaCrosse Branch Library
Play and Learn is a fun, intentional play time for young children, giving them a variety of opportunities to explore and grow while interacting with their peers. This time is also for parents and other caregivers to visit and share ideas about nurturing the growing minds in their care. 
Tech Monday, St. John
11am to 1pm
 Tech Monday, St. John
Monday, Dec. 12, 11am to 1pmTech Monday, St. Joh
St John Branch Library
11 a. m. to 1 p.m. – Technology Help Monday – Do you need a little help with your computer skills or your tablet?  The library is offering computer and digital device help for adults on the second Monday of each month.  Drop in with questions or just to have a cup of coffee.
Fitness Boot Camp, Colfax
6-7:30 p.m.
 Fitness Boot Camp, Colfax
Monday, Dec. 12, 6-7:30 p.m.Fitness Boot Camp, C
Colfax Branch Library
It's not too late to get fit! Join Fitness Boot Camp on Mondays from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Colfax Library's meeting room. Fitness instructor, Carissa Little leads the session and will whip you back into shape with fast results. 
Fitness Boot Camp includes ...read more
Albion Book Club
7:00 P.M.
 Albion Book Club
Monday, Dec. 12, 7:00 P.M.Albion Book Club
Albion Branch Library
Come and join us as we talk about this month's read: Lottery by Patricia Wood. Haven't read it? No problem! Come and visit and enjoy some tea with us. Next month's read: The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald.
Questions? Call (509) 338-9641
Book Club - LaCrosse
7:00 pm
 Book Club - LaCrosse
Monday, Dec. 12, 7:00 pmBook Club - LaCrosse
LaCrosse Branch Library
Come join us to discuss our latest book club selection The Outlander by Gil Adamson.  Monday December 12th at 7:00 P.M. at the LaCrosse Library.  Bring a snack to share.
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Rosalia’s Preschool Storytime
10:15-11 am
Rosalia’s Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 10:15-11 amRosalia’s Pres
Rosalia Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Tuesdays and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly plans include practicing the alphabet, singing and rhyming, movement and of course… STORIES! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art and M...read more
Endicott Play & Learn Playgroup
11:30 am
 Endicott Play & Learn Playgroup
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 11:30 am
(Tuesdays, September 13, 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, December 6, 13, 20, 11:30 am)
Endicott Play & Lear
Endicott Branch Library
Parents, Guardians, kids 5 & under......join us at the Endicott Library on Tuesdays from 11:30 -1 pm for Play & Learn Playgroup!!!  Educational toys, activities, and snacks provided.
Questions: call Tia 657-3429
Restorative Yoga, Colfax
12:05-12:55 p.m.
 Restorative Yoga, Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 12:05-12:55 p.m.Restorative Yoga, Co
Colfax Branch Library
Restorative Yoga comes to the Colfax Library on Tuesdays at noon. Relax and reap the benefits of yoga through the creative uses of props to maintain poses and release tension.
Cost is $10 per class. Punch cards available for purchase. For more information, contact Suzy at (509) 397-4709 or Whit...read more
Bingo & Pie-Colfax
2-4 pm
 Bingo & Pie-Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2-4 pm
Colfax Branch Library
Seniors are invited to join us on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month at the Colfax Library from 2-4 p.m. for rousing games of Bingo with a break halfway throu...read more
LEGO club, Tekoa
3-4 pm
 LEGO club, Tekoa
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 3-4 pmLEGO club, Tekoa
Tekoa Branch Library
Build with Legos at the Tekoa library! Keep your engineering and problem –solving skills sharp, strengthen your STEM muscles, and spark your imagination with an abundance of Le...read more
Storytime, Farmington
3:30 p.m.
 Storytime, Farmington
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 3:30 p.m.
Farmington Branch Library
 Come join us for stories, songs, games and snacks.  Learn the ABC's, colors, shapes, numbers and much more.   Each week we will learn something new. Preschool ages are encourged to come.  Kids of all ages are welcome. For more information, contact the Farmington Library at 2...read more
Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 5:30-6:30 p.m.Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
Colfax Branch Library
Suitable for all levels, Yin/Yang Yoga combines yin yoga with a vinyasa flow practice. The yin portion of the class consists of long held poses that gently stretch the connective tissues while cultivating a meditative mind and steady breath. We then move into a short, vinyasa flow practice allowing ...read more
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Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
10 - 11 a.m.
Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 10 - 11 a.m.Fit & Fun Exercise,
Colfax Branch Library
Join Fit and Fun, gentle exercise for adults and seniors on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. in the Center in Colfax (adjacent to the library). Enjoy a gentle warm-up, low impact aerobic workout, and a soothing cool down. Cost is $5 per class but instructor Nancy Stanard invites you to try you...read more
Early Learning Storytime, Oakesdale
12:30 p.m.
Early Learning Storytime, Oakesdale
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 12:30 p.m.Early Learning Story
Oakesdale Branch Library
Early Learning Storytime at the Oakesdale Library is a FREE program that offers a valuable listening and pre-reading experience for children birth to age 5. Children, parents/caregivers will enjoy engaging stories and participate in imaginative activites that include songs, fingerplays, action activ...read more
Grades 3-4 Afterschool Program-Colfax
3-4 pm
Grades 3-4 Afterschool Program-Colfax
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 3-4 pm
Colfax Branch Library
Kids grades 3-4, come to the Colfax Library for Learning Fun with Friends. The Center for Civic Engagement WSU students will be here to help graph snowflakes and catapult marshallows. Snacks are included.  For additional information please contact Sheri at the Colfax Library...read more
Uniontown Adult Craft Night
5-6 pm
 Uniontown Adult Craft Night
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 5-6 pmUniontown Adult Craf
Uniontown Branch Library
Adult craft nights are back!  Bring the kids to play with toys or participate in their own crafts and coloring, while the adults have fun creating!  There will be Adult coloring books, knitting, sewing, clay, and much much more!!
Every second Wenesday of the month from 5-6 p.m.
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The Bill of Rights and You Pop-Up Exhibit
The Bill of Rights and You Pop-Up Exhibit
Thursday, Dec. 15The Bill of Rights a
All Locations
Celebrating the 225th Anniversary of the Bills of Rights, the National Archives in collaboration with the Federation of State Humanities Councils and Washington State Humanities Council is pleased to offer The Bill of Rights and You pop-up exhibit at the following branch locations of Whitma...read more
Yoga for Balance & Aging, Colfax
8:30-9:30 a.m.
Yoga for Balance & Aging, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 15, 8:30-9:30 a.m.Yoga for Balance & A
Colfax Branch Library
Free for adults 65 and over, the class meets every Thursday from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the Colfax Library's meeting room. Yoga for Balance & Aging is a gentler approach to yoga at a personally appropriate level. Suzy modifi...read more
Storytime-Colfax Library
10:10 am -11:30 am
 Storytime-Colfax Library
Thursday, Dec. 15, 10:10 am -11:30 am
Colfax Branch Library
Early Learning Storytime at the Colfax Library is a FREE program that offers a valuable listening and pre-reading experience for children birth to age 5. Children, parents/caregivers will enjoy engaging stories and participate in imaginative activites that include songs, fingerplays, action activiti...read more
Rosalia’s Play and Learn
10:30 am- Noon
 Rosalia’s Play and Learn
Thursday, Dec. 15, 10:30 am- NoonRosalia’s Play
Rosalia Branch Library
Play and Learn is held on Thursdays and is a center-based free play time at the library geared toward children under 6-years-old (but everyone is welcome.) It is also a great opportunity for parents and other caregivers to visit and support each other. The fun and engaging learning centers are STREA...read more
Flex and Flow Yoga, Colfax
Noon-1 p.m.
 Flex and Flow Yoga, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 15, Noon-1 p.m.Flex and Flow Yoga,
Colfax Branch Library
Join us Thursdays at noon at the Colfax Library for Flex and Flow Yoga. Stretch your body and soothe your mind with Suzy McNeilly, certified instructor.  $10 per session. Punchcards are available for purchase. For more information, contact Suzy at (509) 397-4709...read more
Tekoa Preschool Storytime
1 pm
 Tekoa Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Dec. 15, 1 pmTekoa Preschool Stor
Tekoa Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Thursdays at 1 pm and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly activities and stories! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engin...read more
Third Thursday, Colton
3:15 p.m.
 Third Thursday, Colton
Thursday, Dec. 15, 3:15 p.m.Third Thursday, Colt
Colton Branch Library
Grade school kids are invited to join us after school on the third Thursday of each month of the school year for special crafts and activities, often revolving a...read more
Third Thursday, Farmington
3:30 PM
 Third Thursday, Farmington
Thursday, Dec. 15, 3:30 PMThird Thursday, Farm
Farmington Branch Library
Grade shool kids are invited to join us on the third Thursday of each month for special crafts and games.
For more information, contact the Farmington Library at 287-2035.
After School Program-Colfax
3:30-4:30
 After School Program-Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 15, 3:30-4:30After School Program
Colfax Branch Library
Kids is grades 1-4 - Come to the Colfax Library for an afterschool STEM program every 3rd Thursday of the school calendar. Free Fun with Friends! JES students may ride bus 8 from the school to the library with a parental note. Snacks included! Call Sheri or Nichole 397-4366 for details.
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
3:40-5:15 p.m.
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 15, 3:40-5:15 p.m.
Colfax Branch Library
Fall Dance classes through Rising Stars Dance Studio are every Thursdays and Fridays in the Center (adjacent to the Colfax Library). Rising Stars Dance Studio is owned and directed by Instructor Keri Oldroyd.
3:40 to 4:20 p.m. - ages 3-6 - Ballet & Tap Intro
4:30 to 5:15 p.m. - ages 5+...read more
Women’s Social Hour, Tekoa
4 pm
Women’s Social Hour, Tekoa
Thursday, Dec. 15, 4 pmWomen’s Social
Tekoa Branch Library
Want a place to just share ideas?  Come to the Tekoa Library women's social hour.  Bring a project (knitting, crafting, or just come to visit each Thursday from 4-5 pm. Snacks provided.
Yin Yoga, Colfax
5:30-6:30 p.m
 Yin Yoga, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 15, 5:30-6:30 p.mYin Yoga, Colfax
Colfax Branch Library
End your day feeling calm and grounded. Join Suzy McNeilly for a Yin practice blended with breath-work (pranayama) and guided meditation. As opposed to an energetic, muscular Vinyasa or Hatha practice, Yin is a stable, passive, cool practice that is done seated and involves holding each asana (pose)...read more
Trivia Night - Hyde Out
6:30 p.m.
 Trivia Night - Hyde Out
Thursday, Dec. 15, 6:30 p.m.Trivia Night - Hyde
Colfax Branch Library
Join us for trivia night at the Hyde Out hosted by the Whitman County Library! Test your knowledge and win great prizes! Teams can be up to 6 people and you must be 21 to attend. Remember to bring your library card for a bonus point!

Trivia contest sponsored by your information profession...read more
Ladies Night, Endicott
7:00 pm
 Ladies Night, Endicott
Thursday, Dec. 15, 7:00 pmLadies Night, Endico
Endicott Branch Library
***Ladies Night at the Endicott Library***
Thursday, December 15 @ 7 PM
All ladies and little ladies (daughters, granddaughters, neices, etc.) are invited to join us to discuss the book:
"Charlotte's Web" by E. B. White
Feel free to bring a snack to s...read more
Mom’s Night Out in Rosalia
7-9 pm
Mom’s Night Out in Rosalia
Thursday, Dec. 15, 7-9 pmMom’s Night Ou
Rosalia Branch Library
Bring your gifts and wrapping materials to the library and join other moms for a relaxing evening with space to wrap far from prying eyes! There will be snacks and friends to enjoy. Depending on the group's wishes, we may watch a movie or listen to music.  The moms are in charge!

...read more
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Play & Learn-Colfax
10:00-11:30 am
 Play & Learn-Colfax
Friday, Dec. 16, 10:00-11:30 am
(Every Friday unless closed )

Colfax Branch Library
Join WCL for Play & Learn (playgroup) each Friday from September through June (excluding holidays). Parents/caregivers bring your children from 10:00-11:30 a.m. for free play and socialization. Call 397-4366 for details. 
Endicott’s Storytime
10:00 am
 Endicott’s Storytime
Friday, Dec. 16, 10:00 am
(Fridays, Sept 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct 7, 14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 18, Dec 2, 9, 16)
Endicott’s Sto
Endicott Branch Library
Join us for early learning activities with music, stories, and crafts for age 0-6.  We meet Fridays at 10 during the school year.
Subjects and schedules are available at the library and on our Facebook page.

Questions call Tia 657-3429
Uniontown Storytime
10:30a.m.
 Uniontown Storytime
Friday, Dec. 16, 10:30a.m.
(Fridays December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
Uniontown Storytime
Uniontown Branch Library
All preschool children, and their parents, are welcome to join us for STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts and Math), stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.  No sign up required. See...read more
Uniontown Caroling Storytime
11 a.m.
 Uniontown Caroling Storytime
Friday, Dec. 16, 11 a.m.Uniontown Caroling S
Uniontown Branch Library
Bundle up and join us after Storytime to go spread cheer throughout the town with songs!  We will walk to local businesses and sing them a song, after which we will enjoy some fresh baked cookies and hot chocolate, yum!
Storytime is at 10:30 a.m. on December 16 and we will start the Caroli...read more
St. John’s Early Learning Storytime
11:00 am
St. John’s Early Learning Storytime
Friday, Dec. 16, 11:00 amSt. John’s Ear
St John Branch Library
Join us for early learning activities with music, stories and crafts for age 0-6.  We meet Friday at 11 during the school year.
Subjects and schedules are available at the library and on our Facebook page.
Play, Laugh, Learn Storytime
12:30 pm
 Play, Laugh, Learn Storytime
Friday, Dec. 16, 12:30 pm
(Friday, December 9, 16, 23, 30, 12:30 pm)
Play, Laugh, Learn S
Palouse Branch Library
Please join us for storytime that's got it all, playing, learning, singing and laughing.
Malden’s Preschool Storytime
3:30-4:15 p.m.
Malden’s Preschool Storytime
Friday, Dec. 16, 3:30-4:15 p.m.Malden’s Presc
Malden Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Fridays and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly plans include practicing the alphabet, singing and rhyming, movement and of course… STORIES! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art and Ma...read more
Palouse’s Holiday Fun #3
4 pm
 Palouse’s Holiday Fun #3
Friday, Dec. 16, 4 pmPalouse’s Holi
Palouse Branch Library
Please join us on Friday, December 16 for a craft, snack and movie afternoon. 
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
4 - 7:30 p.m.
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
Friday, Dec. 16, 4 - 7:30 p.m.
Colfax Branch Library
Fall Dance classes through Rising Stars Dance Studio are every Thursdays and Fridays in the Center (adjacent to the Colfax Library). Rising Stars Dance Studio is owned and directed by Instructor Keri Oldroyd.
4 to 4:40 p.m.- ages 3-5 - Ballet & Tap Specialty
5 to 5:45 p.m. - placement ...read more
Holiday Pinterest Party in Malden
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Holiday Pinterest Party in Malden
Friday, Dec. 16, 6:00-8:00 p.m.Holiday Pinterest Pa
Malden Branch Library
Several things will be going on this night in Malden!  
  • First, come create your own beautiful folded paper ornaments. All materials and directions provided.
  • Second, if you need a place away from spying eyes, bring your gifts and wrapping materials to the library and join other ...read more
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Bingo & Pie, Oakesdale
5 p.m.
 Bingo & Pie, Oakesdale
Saturday, Dec. 17, 5 p.m.Bingo & Pie, Oakesda
Oakesdale Branch Library
Enjoy a fun evening with friends and family on Saturday, October 15 at 5 p.m. at the Oakesdale Library.
Eat pie, play Bingo and WIN! For more information, contact the Oakesale Library at (509) 285-4310.
 
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The Bill of Rights and You Pop-Up Exhibit
The Bill of Rights and You Pop-Up Exhibit
Sunday, Dec. 18The Bill of Rights a
All Locations
Celebrating the 225th Anniversary of the Bills of Rights, the National Archives in collaboration with the Federation of State Humanities Councils and Washington State Humanities Council is pleased to offer The Bill of Rights and You pop-up exhibit at the following branch locations of Whitma...read more
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Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
10 - 11 a.m.
Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
Monday, Dec. 19, 10 - 11 a.m.Fit & Fun Exercise,
Colfax Branch Library
Join Fit and Fun, gentle exercise for adults and seniors on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. in the Center in Colfax (adjacent to the library). Enjoy a gentle warm-up, low impact aerobic workout, and a soothing cool down. Cost is $5 per class but instructor Nancy Stanard invites you to try you...read more
Colton’s Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Colton’s Storytime
Monday, Dec. 19, 10:30 a.m.Colton’s Story
Colton Branch Library
Join us for early learning activities with music, stories, and crafts for ages 0-5.  We meet Mondays at 10:30 during the school year. The focus this year is the alphabet, wit...read more
Play & Learn Group - LaCrosse
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
 Play & Learn Group - LaCrosse
Monday, Dec. 19, 10:30 am - 12:00 pmPlay & Learn Group -
LaCrosse Branch Library
Play and Learn is a fun, intentional play time for young children, giving them a variety of opportunities to explore and grow while interacting with their peers. This time is also for parents and other caregivers to visit and share ideas about nurturing the growing minds in their care. 
Caregiver Coffee Group, Colfax
3:30 p.m.
 Caregiver Coffee Group, Colfax
Monday, Dec. 19, 3:30 p.m.
(1st and 3rd Mondays of each month 3:30-4:30pm)

Colfax Branch Library
Caregiver Coffee Group meets the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Colfax Library's meeting room. All paid and unpaid caregivers are welcome to attend the event is free. The caregivers meet with Melissa Johnson from Rural Resources, while your loved ones do fun act...read more
Rosalia Teen Advisory Council Meeting
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Rosalia Teen Advisory Council Meeting
Monday, Dec. 19, 3:30-4:30 p.m.Rosalia Teen Advisor
Rosalia Branch Library
Rosalia teens interested in helping make decisions about young adult programs and activities in the library are encouraged to join the Teen Advisory Council. This group meets every other month to plan and prepare for future teen events.  For more information, please call the library at 523-3109...read more
Bingo/ Potluck night Uniontown
6 p.m.
 Bingo/ Potluck night Uniontown
Monday, Dec. 19, 6 p.m.Bingo/ Potluck night
Uniontown Branch Library
Bingo Night with a delicious twist. Bingo goers are invited to bring in yummy treats to exchange with each other. Don’t worry if you don’t want to or can’t bake, just bring yourself and come hungry and ready to win!
 
For more information contact the library at (509)...read more
Adult Coloring Night - LaCrosse
6:30-8:00pm
 Adult Coloring Night - LaCrosse
Monday, Dec. 19, 6:30-8:00pmAdult Coloring Night
LaCrosse Branch Library
Adult Coloring is fun and is relaxing.  Please join us at the Gathering Place from 6:30-8:00pm!  Snacks provided and all are welcome!
Fitness Boot Camp, Colfax
6-7:30 p.m.
 Fitness Boot Camp, Colfax
Monday, Dec. 19, 6-7:30 p.m.Fitness Boot Camp, C
Colfax Branch Library
It's not too late to get fit! Join Fitness Boot Camp on Mondays from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Colfax Library's meeting room. Fitness instructor, Carissa Little leads the session and will whip you back into shape with fast results. 
Fitness Boot Camp includes ...read more
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Rosalia’s Preschool Storytime
10:15-11 am
Rosalia’s Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 10:15-11 amRosalia’s Pres
Rosalia Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Tuesdays and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly plans include practicing the alphabet, singing and rhyming, movement and of course… STORIES! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art and M...read more
Endicott Play & Learn Playgroup
11:30 am
 Endicott Play & Learn Playgroup
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 11:30 am
(Tuesdays, September 13, 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, December 6, 13, 20, 11:30 am)
Endicott Play & Lear
Endicott Branch Library
Parents, Guardians, kids 5 & under......join us at the Endicott Library on Tuesdays from 11:30 -1 pm for Play & Learn Playgroup!!!  Educational toys, activities, and snacks provided.
Questions: call Tia 657-3429
Restorative Yoga, Colfax
12:05-12:55 p.m.
 Restorative Yoga, Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 12:05-12:55 p.m.Restorative Yoga, Co
Colfax Branch Library
Restorative Yoga comes to the Colfax Library on Tuesdays at noon. Relax and reap the benefits of yoga through the creative uses of props to maintain poses and release tension.
Cost is $10 per class. Punch cards available for purchase. For more information, contact Suzy at (509) 397-4709 or Whit...read more
Lego Holiday Building Party
2-4 p.m.
 Lego Holiday Building Party
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2-4 p.m.Lego Holiday Buildin
Rosalia Branch Library
You asked for it and it is back! A Lego Building Party for your winter break! Kids of all ages are welcomed to the library to use Ms. Marcy's massive Lego collection to build and photograph your own holid...read more
Coffee, Cookies & Coloring-Colfax
2-4 pm
Coffee, Cookies & Coloring-Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2-4 pm
Colfax Branch Library
Adults are invited to come enjoy Coffee, Cookies and Coloring from 2 -4 pm on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month downstairs in the meeting room.  Materials are provided, feel free to bring your own and share too! For more information please contact the library at 509-397-4366. 
LEGO club, Tekoa
3-4 pm
 LEGO club, Tekoa
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 3-4 pmLEGO club, Tekoa
Tekoa Branch Library
Build with Legos at the Tekoa library! Keep your engineering and problem –solving skills sharp, strengthen your STEM muscles, and spark your imagination with an abundance of Le...read more
Storytime, Farmington
3:30 p.m.
 Storytime, Farmington
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 3:30 p.m.
Farmington Branch Library
 Come join us for stories, songs, games and snacks.  Learn the ABC's, colors, shapes, numbers and much more.   Each week we will learn something new. Preschool ages are encourged to come.  Kids of all ages are welcome. For more information, contact the Farmington Library at 2...read more
Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 5:30-6:30 p.m.Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
Colfax Branch Library
Suitable for all levels, Yin/Yang Yoga combines yin yoga with a vinyasa flow practice. The yin portion of the class consists of long held poses that gently stretch the connective tissues while cultivating a meditative mind and steady breath. We then move into a short, vinyasa flow practice allowing ...read more
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Art reception, beer & wine tasting, Colfax
Art reception, beer & wine tasting, Colfax
Wednesday, Dec. 21, Art reception, beer
Colfax Branch Library
Join us for an art gallery reception, beer and wine tasting and viewing/voting on the Festival of Trees on Weds, Dec. 21 at the Center. All proceeds will benefit the Center and Colfax Downtown Association. More information to follow. Contact Kristie Kirkpatrick at 509-397-4366 or read more
Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
10 - 11 a.m.
Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
Wednesday, Dec. 21, 10 - 11 a.m.Fit & Fun Exercise,
Colfax Branch Library
Join Fit and Fun, gentle exercise for adults and seniors on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. in the Center in Colfax (adjacent to the library). Enjoy a gentle warm-up, low impact aerobic workout, and a soothing cool down. Cost is $5 per class but instructor Nancy Stanard invites you to try you...read more
Early Release Wednesday, Oakesdale
12:30 p.m.
Early Release Wednesday, Oakesdale
Wednesday, Dec. 21, 12:30 p.m.Early Release Wednes
Oakesdale Branch Library
Kids in grades 1-5 are invited to join us for a fun hour at the library at 12:30 p.m. on early release Wednesdays. Themes range from games to science to art and more.
For more information, contact the Oakesdale Library at (509) 285-4310.
Coding Camp 3, St. John Library
1 to 3 pm
 Coding Camp 3, St. John Library
Wednesday, Dec. 21, 1 to 3 pmCoding Camp 3, St. J
St John Branch Library
Coding camp is coming back to the St. John Library on Dec. 21 at 1:00.  There will be new laptops and new apps, so attendance at previous camps is not required.  This class is designed for grades 6 to 12. &nb...read more

or call 648-3319.
Decorate cookies--Garfield
1:00 pm
 Decorate cookies--Garfield
Wednesday, Dec. 21, 1:00 pmDecorate cookies--Ga
Garfield Branch Library
Its a cookie decorating extravaganza!!!
Come to the library and decorate cookies with your kiddos. Keep them for your self or share them with a friend. 
Uniontown 3rd Wed
3:30 p.m.
 Uniontown 3rd Wed
Wednesday, Dec. 21, 3:30 p.m.Uniontown 3rd Wed
Uniontown Branch Library
Grade school kids are invited to join us after school on the third Wednesday of each month of the school year for special games, crafts and other fun activities!...read more
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The Bill of Rights and You Pop-Up Exhibit
The Bill of Rights and You Pop-Up Exhibit
Thursday, Dec. 22The Bill of Rights a
All Locations
Celebrating the 225th Anniversary of the Bills of Rights, the National Archives in collaboration with the Federation of State Humanities Councils and Washington State Humanities Council is pleased to offer The Bill of Rights and You pop-up exhibit at the following branch locations of Whitma...read more
Yoga for Balance & Aging, Colfax
8:30-9:30 a.m.
Yoga for Balance & Aging, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 22, 8:30-9:30 a.m.Yoga for Balance & A
Colfax Branch Library
Free for adults 65 and over, the class meets every Thursday from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the Colfax Library's meeting room. Yoga for Balance & Aging is a gentler approach to yoga at a personally appropriate level. Suzy modifi...read more
Storytime-Colfax Library
10:10 am -11:30 am
 Storytime-Colfax Library
Thursday, Dec. 22, 10:10 am -11:30 am
Colfax Branch Library
Early Learning Storytime at the Colfax Library is a FREE program that offers a valuable listening and pre-reading experience for children birth to age 5. Children, parents/caregivers will enjoy engaging stories and participate in imaginative activites that include songs, fingerplays, action activiti...read more
Storytime-Colfax Library
10:10 am -11:30 am
 Storytime-Colfax Library
Thursday, Dec. 22, 10:10 am -11:30 am
Colfax Branch Library
Early Learning Storytime at the Colfax Library is a FREE program that offers a valuable listening and pre-reading experience for children birth to age 5. Children, parents/caregivers will enjoy engaging stories and participate in imaginative activites that include songs, fingerplays, action activiti...read more
Flex and Flow Yoga, Colfax
Noon-1 p.m.
 Flex and Flow Yoga, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 22, Noon-1 p.m.Flex and Flow Yoga,
Colfax Branch Library
Join us Thursdays at noon at the Colfax Library for Flex and Flow Yoga. Stretch your body and soothe your mind with Suzy McNeilly, certified instructor.  $10 per session. Punchcards are available for purchase. For more information, contact Suzy at (509) 397-4709...read more
Tekoa Preschool Storytime
1 pm
 Tekoa Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Dec. 22, 1 pmTekoa Preschool Stor
Tekoa Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Thursdays at 1 pm and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly activities and stories! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engin...read more
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
3:40-5:15 p.m.
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 22, 3:40-5:15 p.m.
Colfax Branch Library
Fall Dance classes through Rising Stars Dance Studio are every Thursdays and Fridays in the Center (adjacent to the Colfax Library). Rising Stars Dance Studio is owned and directed by Instructor Keri Oldroyd.
3:40 to 4:20 p.m. - ages 3-6 - Ballet & Tap Intro
4:30 to 5:15 p.m. - ages 5+...read more
Women’s Social Hour, Tekoa
4 pm
Women’s Social Hour, Tekoa
Thursday, Dec. 22, 4 pmWomen’s Social
Tekoa Branch Library
Want a place to just share ideas?  Come to the Tekoa Library women's social hour.  Bring a project (knitting, crafting, or just come to visit each Thursday from 4-5 pm. Snacks provided.
Albion Thursday Art
4:00
 Albion Thursday Art
Thursday, Dec. 22, 4:00Albion Thursday Art
Albion Branch Library
Come in and make a winter themed craft. Think snow! This Thursday it will be a winter ornament to hang up for the chilly season. Next week we will paint some winter trees. Questions? Stop by the library Tuesday 3:30-6:30, Wednesday 9a.m.-12:00p.m. or Thursdays 3:30-7:30 or you may leave a message at...read more
Yin Yoga, Colfax
5:30-6:30 p.m
 Yin Yoga, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 22, 5:30-6:30 p.mYin Yoga, Colfax
Colfax Branch Library
End your day feeling calm and grounded. Join Suzy McNeilly for a Yin practice blended with breath-work (pranayama) and guided meditation. As opposed to an energetic, muscular Vinyasa or Hatha practice, Yin is a stable, passive, cool practice that is done seated and involves holding each asana (pose)...read more
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Play & Learn-Colfax
10:00-11:30 am
 Play & Learn-Colfax
Friday, Dec. 23, 10:00-11:30 am
(Every Friday unless closed )

Colfax Branch Library
Join WCL for Play & Learn (playgroup) each Friday from September through June (excluding holidays). Parents/caregivers bring your children from 10:00-11:30 a.m. for free play and socialization. Call 397-4366 for details. 
Uniontown Storytime
10:30a.m.
 Uniontown Storytime
Friday, Dec. 23, 10:30a.m.
(Fridays December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
Uniontown Storytime
Uniontown Branch Library
All preschool children, and their parents, are welcome to join us for STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts and Math), stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.  No sign up required. See...read more
Play, Laugh, Learn Storytime
12:30 pm
 Play, Laugh, Learn Storytime
Friday, Dec. 23, 12:30 pm
(Friday, December 9, 16, 23, 30, 12:30 pm)
Play, Laugh, Learn S
Palouse Branch Library
Please join us for storytime that's got it all, playing, learning, singing and laughing.
Malden’s Preschool Storytime
3:30-4:15 p.m.
Malden’s Preschool Storytime
Friday, Dec. 23, 3:30-4:15 p.m.Malden’s Presc
Malden Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Fridays and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly plans include practicing the alphabet, singing and rhyming, movement and of course… STORIES! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art and Ma...read more
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
4 - 7:30 p.m.
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
Friday, Dec. 23, 4 - 7:30 p.m.
Colfax Branch Library
Fall Dance classes through Rising Stars Dance Studio are every Thursdays and Fridays in the Center (adjacent to the Colfax Library). Rising Stars Dance Studio is owned and directed by Instructor Keri Oldroyd.
4 to 4:40 p.m.- ages 3-5 - Ballet & Tap Specialty
5 to 5:45 p.m. - placement ...read more
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Closed - all 14 library locations
Closed - all 14 library locations
Saturday, Dec. 24
All Locations

All fourteen branches of Whitman County Library are closed but our website, catalog and online librarian are always available for your convenience.
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Closed - all 14 library locations
Closed - all 14 library locations
Sunday, Dec. 25
All Locations

All fourteen branches of Whitman County Library are closed but our website, catalog and online librarian are always available for your convenience.
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Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
10 - 11 a.m.
Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
Monday, Dec. 26, 10 - 11 a.m.Fit & Fun Exercise,
Colfax Branch Library
Join Fit and Fun, gentle exercise for adults and seniors on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. in the Center in Colfax (adjacent to the library). Enjoy a gentle warm-up, low impact aerobic workout, and a soothing cool down. Cost is $5 per class but instructor Nancy Stanard invites you to try you...read more
Fitness Boot Camp, Colfax
6-7:30 p.m.
 Fitness Boot Camp, Colfax
Monday, Dec. 26, 6-7:30 p.m.Fitness Boot Camp, C
Colfax Branch Library
It's not too late to get fit! Join Fitness Boot Camp on Mondays from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Colfax Library's meeting room. Fitness instructor, Carissa Little leads the session and will whip you back into shape with fast results. 
Fitness Boot Camp includes ...read more
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Rosalia’s Preschool Storytime
10:15-11 am
Rosalia’s Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 10:15-11 amRosalia’s Pres
Rosalia Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Tuesdays and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly plans include practicing the alphabet, singing and rhyming, movement and of course… STORIES! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art and M...read more
Restorative Yoga, Colfax
12:05-12:55 p.m.
 Restorative Yoga, Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 12:05-12:55 p.m.Restorative Yoga, Co
Colfax Branch Library
Restorative Yoga comes to the Colfax Library on Tuesdays at noon. Relax and reap the benefits of yoga through the creative uses of props to maintain poses and release tension.
Cost is $10 per class. Punch cards available for purchase. For more information, contact Suzy at (509) 397-4709 or Whit...read more
Bingo & Pie-Colfax
2-4 pm
 Bingo & Pie-Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2-4 pm
Colfax Branch Library
Seniors are invited to join us on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month at the Colfax Library from 2-4 p.m. for rousing games of Bingo with a break halfway throu...read more
LEGO club, Tekoa
3-4 pm
 LEGO club, Tekoa
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 3-4 pmLEGO club, Tekoa
Tekoa Branch Library
Build with Legos at the Tekoa library! Keep your engineering and problem –solving skills sharp, strengthen your STEM muscles, and spark your imagination with an abundance of Le...read more
Storytime, Farmington
3:30 p.m.
 Storytime, Farmington
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 3:30 p.m.
Farmington Branch Library
 Come join us for stories, songs, games and snacks.  Learn the ABC's, colors, shapes, numbers and much more.   Each week we will learn something new. Preschool ages are encourged to come.  Kids of all ages are welcome. For more information, contact the Farmington Library at 2...read more
Silent Reading Book Club for young readers, Palouse
4 pm
Silent Reading Book Club for young readers, Palouse
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 4 pm
(Tuesday, Dec. 27, Thursday, Dec. 29 and Friday, Dec. 30, 4 pm)
Silent Reading Book
Palouse Branch Library
This is a new offering, Silent Reading Book Club for young readers.  For 1 hour young readers are welcome to bring their book, or check out on the first day and read quietly for one hour for three days at the library.  Now they are encouraged to continue reading during the rest of the week...read more
Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 5:30-6:30 p.m.Vinyasa Yoga, Colfax
Colfax Branch Library
Suitable for all levels, Yin/Yang Yoga combines yin yoga with a vinyasa flow practice. The yin portion of the class consists of long held poses that gently stretch the connective tissues while cultivating a meditative mind and steady breath. We then move into a short, vinyasa flow practice allowing ...read more
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Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
10 - 11 a.m.
Fit & Fun Exercise, Center in Colfax
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 10 - 11 a.m.Fit & Fun Exercise,
Colfax Branch Library
Join Fit and Fun, gentle exercise for adults and seniors on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. in the Center in Colfax (adjacent to the library). Enjoy a gentle warm-up, low impact aerobic workout, and a soothing cool down. Cost is $5 per class but instructor Nancy Stanard invites you to try you...read more
Early Learning Storytime, Oakesdale
12:30 p.m.
Early Learning Storytime, Oakesdale
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 12:30 p.m.Early Learning Story
Oakesdale Branch Library
Early Learning Storytime at the Oakesdale Library is a FREE program that offers a valuable listening and pre-reading experience for children birth to age 5. Children, parents/caregivers will enjoy engaging stories and participate in imaginative activites that include songs, fingerplays, action activ...read more
Familytime at St. John
1 to 4 pm
 Familytime at St. John
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 1 to 4 pmFamilytime at St. Jo
St John Branch Library
All ages are invited to drop by the library between 1 and 4 for Familytime on December 28.  The library will provide supplies for a variety of crafts and coloring.  Not in the mood for crafts so soon after Christmas?  We'll also have a selection of board games and STEM activities ...read more
Family Trivia-- Garfield
1:00 pm
 Family Trivia-- Garfield
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 1:00 pmFamily Trivia-- Garf
Garfield Branch Library
Family Trivia at the Garfield Library
Wednesday, Dec. 28th @ 1:00 p.m
Come play & win prizes!!

Families with children 5+ are welcome. Each family will compete as a team answering questions about Disney,
Animals, Geography, Christmas & more! For more information, con...read more
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The Bill of Rights and You Pop-Up Exhibit
The Bill of Rights and You Pop-Up Exhibit
Thursday, Dec. 29The Bill of Rights a
All Locations
Celebrating the 225th Anniversary of the Bills of Rights, the National Archives in collaboration with the Federation of State Humanities Councils and Washington State Humanities Council is pleased to offer The Bill of Rights and You pop-up exhibit at the following branch locations of Whitma...read more
Yoga for Balance & Aging, Colfax
8:30-9:30 a.m.
Yoga for Balance & Aging, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 29, 8:30-9:30 a.m.Yoga for Balance & A
Colfax Branch Library
Free for adults 65 and over, the class meets every Thursday from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the Colfax Library's meeting room. Yoga for Balance & Aging is a gentler approach to yoga at a personally appropriate level. Suzy modifi...read more
Storytime-Colfax Library
10:10 am -11:30 am
 Storytime-Colfax Library
Thursday, Dec. 29, 10:10 am -11:30 am
Colfax Branch Library
Early Learning Storytime at the Colfax Library is a FREE program that offers a valuable listening and pre-reading experience for children birth to age 5. Children, parents/caregivers will enjoy engaging stories and participate in imaginative activites that include songs, fingerplays, action activiti...read more
Flex and Flow Yoga, Colfax
Noon-1 p.m.
 Flex and Flow Yoga, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 29, Noon-1 p.m.Flex and Flow Yoga,
Colfax Branch Library
Join us Thursdays at noon at the Colfax Library for Flex and Flow Yoga. Stretch your body and soothe your mind with Suzy McNeilly, certified instructor.  $10 per session. Punchcards are available for purchase. For more information, contact Suzy at (509) 397-4709...read more
Tekoa Preschool Storytime
1 pm
 Tekoa Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Dec. 29, 1 pmTekoa Preschool Stor
Tekoa Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Thursdays at 1 pm and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly activities and stories! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engin...read more
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
3:40-5:15 p.m.
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 29, 3:40-5:15 p.m.
Colfax Branch Library
Fall Dance classes through Rising Stars Dance Studio are every Thursdays and Fridays in the Center (adjacent to the Colfax Library). Rising Stars Dance Studio is owned and directed by Instructor Keri Oldroyd.
3:40 to 4:20 p.m. - ages 3-6 - Ballet & Tap Intro
4:30 to 5:15 p.m. - ages 5+...read more
Women’s Social Hour, Tekoa
4 pm
Women’s Social Hour, Tekoa
Thursday, Dec. 29, 4 pmWomen’s Social
Tekoa Branch Library
Want a place to just share ideas?  Come to the Tekoa Library women's social hour.  Bring a project (knitting, crafting, or just come to visit each Thursday from 4-5 pm. Snacks provided.
Silent Reading Book Club for young readers, Palouse
4 pm
Silent Reading Book Club for young readers, Palouse
Thursday, Dec. 29, 4 pm
(Tuesday, Dec. 27, Thursday, Dec. 29 and Friday, Dec. 30, 4 pm)
Silent Reading Book
Palouse Branch Library
This is a new offering, Silent Reading Book Club for young readers.  For 1 hour young readers are welcome to bring their book, or check out on the first day and read quietly for one hour for three days at the library.  Now they are encouraged to continue reading during the rest of the week...read more
Yin Yoga, Colfax
5:30-6:30 p.m
 Yin Yoga, Colfax
Thursday, Dec. 29, 5:30-6:30 p.mYin Yoga, Colfax
Colfax Branch Library
End your day feeling calm and grounded. Join Suzy McNeilly for a Yin practice blended with breath-work (pranayama) and guided meditation. As opposed to an energetic, muscular Vinyasa or Hatha practice, Yin is a stable, passive, cool practice that is done seated and involves holding each asana (pose)...read more
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Play & Learn-Colfax
10:00-11:30 am
 Play & Learn-Colfax
Friday, Dec. 30, 10:00-11:30 am
(Every Friday unless closed )

Colfax Branch Library
Join WCL for Play & Learn (playgroup) each Friday from September through June (excluding holidays). Parents/caregivers bring your children from 10:00-11:30 a.m. for free play and socialization. Call 397-4366 for details. 
Uniontown Storytime
10:30a.m.
 Uniontown Storytime
Friday, Dec. 30, 10:30a.m.
(Fridays December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
Uniontown Storytime
Uniontown Branch Library
All preschool children, and their parents, are welcome to join us for STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts and Math), stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.  No sign up required. See...read more
Play, Laugh, Learn Storytime
12:30 pm
 Play, Laugh, Learn Storytime
Friday, Dec. 30, 12:30 pm
(Friday, December 9, 16, 23, 30, 12:30 pm)
Play, Laugh, Learn S
Palouse Branch Library
Please join us for storytime that's got it all, playing, learning, singing and laughing.
Malden’s Preschool Storytime
3:30-4:15 p.m.
Malden’s Preschool Storytime
Friday, Dec. 30, 3:30-4:15 p.m.Malden’s Presc
Malden Branch Library
This fun and educational time happens weekly on Fridays and is designed for children about 3-5 years-old (but everyone is welcome.) Weekly plans include practicing the alphabet, singing and rhyming, movement and of course… STORIES! STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art and Ma...read more
Silent Reading Book Club for young readers, Palouse
4 pm
Silent Reading Book Club for young readers, Palouse
Friday, Dec. 30, 4 pm
(Tuesday, Dec. 27, Thursday, Dec. 29 and Friday, Dec. 30, 4 pm)
Silent Reading Book
Palouse Branch Library
This is a new offering, Silent Reading Book Club for young readers.  For 1 hour young readers are welcome to bring their book, or check out on the first day and read quietly for one hour for three days at the library.  Now they are encouraged to continue reading during the rest of the week...read more
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
4 - 7:30 p.m.
Rising Stars Dance Classes, Center in Colfax
Friday, Dec. 30, 4 - 7:30 p.m.
Colfax Branch Library
Fall Dance classes through Rising Stars Dance Studio are every Thursdays and Fridays in the Center (adjacent to the Colfax Library). Rising Stars Dance Studio is owned and directed by Instructor Keri Oldroyd.
4 to 4:40 p.m.- ages 3-5 - Ballet & Tap Specialty
5 to 5:45 p.m. - placement ...read more
Adult coloring -Garfield
6:00 pm
 Adult coloring -Garfield
Friday, Dec. 30, 6:00 pmAdult coloring -Garf
Garfield Branch Library
Coloring is fun and relaxing, it is known to reduce stress and promote a feeling of calmness. 
After a busy holiday season what could be better than coloring your stress away. 
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Closed - all 14 library locations
Closed - all 14 library locations
Saturday, Dec. 31
All Locations

All fourteen branches of Whitman County Library are closed but our website, catalog and online librarian are always available for your convenience.
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