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The Bill of Rights and You

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
All Locations
2016 marks the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights, one of our nation’s early attempts to form “a more perfect union.” In honor of this milestone, the National Archives encourages everyone to engage in thoughtful debate and discussion of how our ancestors sought to create a more just society and how we do so today.

The Bill of Rights and You exhibit highlights the remarkably American story of how we have amended, or attempted to amend, the Constitution in order to form a nation that more closely mirrors our ideals. The exhibit presents key information that is easy to understand about the Bill of Rights and its impact, viewable at each of the Spokane County Library District’s locations.

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The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the Yellow Wall-Paper

Saturday, March 18, 2017
Moran Prairie
The exhibition Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and “The Yellow Wall-Paper” explores the story behind Gilman’s indictment of the medical profession and the social conventions restricting women’s professional and creative opportunities. During a time when women were challenging traditional ideas about gender that excluded them from political and intellectual life, artist and writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman, who was discouraged from pursuing a career to preserve her health, rejected these ideas in a terrifying short story, titled “The Yellow Wall-Paper.”

This exhibition is brought to you by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

You can read a copy of “The Yellow Wall-Paper” on OverDrive at bit.ly/yellow-wall-paper or download it at bit.ly/lit-prescription.

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Millwood Historical Exhibit

Friday, March 31, 2017
Argonne
In honor of Millwood’s 90th Anniversary, Millwood History Enthusiasts and Argonne Library are partnering to exhibit a month-long display of photos and artifacts of historical significance. Throughout the month of March, Argonne Library also offers programs and regular meetings with the Enthusiasts to explore the rich history of Millwood.
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Friends of the Airway Heights Library Book Sale

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Airway Heights
Location: Hicks Open Market, 12435 W 13th Ave

50% off sale!

The Friends of the Libraries hold several book sales and programs throughout the year. The Friends’ most significant fundraising activities are used book sales usually held at their library.

Proceeds from book sales support various library programs, activities, and services. Thank you to our Friends for their ongoing dedication and support of Spokane County Library District libraries!
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Dollars and Sense: Give Yourself a Raise

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
North Spokane
Meeting room
Discover how to succeed with your budget and avoid money troubles in this workshop from SNAP Spokane. Learn how to take control of your money, make achievable goals, and recognize predators. Classes begin promptly. Late arrivals may not be seated.
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Friends of the Airway Heights Library Book Sale

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Airway Heights
Location: Hicks Open Market, 12435 W 13th Ave

50% off sale!

The Friends of the Libraries hold several book sales and programs throughout the year. The Friends’ most significant fundraising activities are used book sales usually held at their library.

Proceeds from book sales support various library programs, activities, and services. Thank you to our Friends for their ongoing dedication and support of Spokane County Library District libraries!
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Lego Club

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Argonne

Keep your engineering and problem solving skills sharp and your imagination growing with an abundance of Lego bricks.

All ages are welcome. (Children 8 and under should be accompanied by an adult)

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Friends of the Airway Heights Library Book Sale

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Airway Heights
Location: Hicks Open Market, 12435 W 13th Ave

50% off sale!

The Friends of the Libraries hold several book sales and programs throughout the year. The Friends’ most significant fundraising activities are used book sales usually held at their library.

Proceeds from book sales support various library programs, activities, and services. Thank you to our Friends for their ongoing dedication and support of Spokane County Library District libraries!
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Dr. Seuss's Birthday Bash

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Spokane Valley
Meeting room
You’re invited to a special birthday celebration for Dr. Seuss with “lots of good fun that is funny.” Listen to local celebrities read their favorite books, make crafts, play games, and get your picture taken with the Cat in the Hat, Thing 1, and Thing 2. All ages
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GED & High School Completion Classes

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cheney
Meeting room
Spokane Community College Adult Education faculty work to create a supportive and inclusive environment in which student learning is the focus. Students receive instruction in math, science, social studies, writing, and more. Classes are tailored to the individual, allowing students to complete studies at their own pace. For more information and to enroll, please contact the SCC Adult Education department at 509.533.4600.
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Monday Funday: Pokemon

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
North Spokane
Meeting room
This event has been cancelled due to the library remodel project.

Full of math and strategy! We play for fun, not for keeps. Bring your own deck or use ours. Beginners welcome.

All ages are welcome. (Children 8 and under should be accompanied by an adult)

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Dollars and Sense: Give Yourself a Raise

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Argonne
Meeting room
Discover how to succeed with your budget and avoid money troubles in this workshop from SNAP Spokane. Learn how to take control of your money, make achievable goals, and recognize predators. Classes begin promptly. Late arrivals may not be seated.
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UnSlut: A Documentary Film, Plus Panel Discussion

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Moran Prairie
Meeting room
UnSlut: A Documentary Film explores the causes and devastating effects of what is often called “slut” shaming and gender-based discrimination in the United States and Canada. Featuring six women who have experienced sexual shaming as well as insights from sexuality experts, advocates, and media figures, UnSlut offers crucial perspectives and sets goals for personal, local, and institutional solutions.

After viewing the film, a panel discussion will take place with local experts, writers, and podcasters from Whitworth University, Eastern Washington University, Gonzaga University, Spokane Feminist Forum, Spokane Crime Victims Service Center, Sexual Assault & Family Trauma (SAFeT) Response Center, and others.

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Lego Club

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Medical Lake
Meeting room

Keep your engineering and problem solving skills sharp and your imagination growing with an abundance of Lego bricks.

All ages are welcome. (Children 8 and under should be accompanied by an adult)

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GED & High School Completion Classes

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cheney
Meeting room
Spokane Community College Adult Education faculty work to create a supportive and inclusive environment in which student learning is the focus. Students receive instruction in math, science, social studies, writing, and more. Classes are tailored to the individual, allowing students to complete studies at their own pace. For more information and to enroll, please contact the SCC Adult Education department at 509.533.4600.
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Lego Club

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Fairfield

Keep your engineering and problem solving skills sharp and your imagination growing with an abundance of Lego bricks.

All ages are welcome. (Children 8 and under should be accompanied by an adult)

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Too Fun Tuesday: Games

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Spokane Valley
Meeting room

From classic card games to popular tabletop games, we’ll have plenty to choose from. You can even bring your own to share.

All ages are welcome. (Children 8 and under should be accompanied by an adult)

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Lego Club

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Airway Heights
Meeting room

Keep your engineering and problem solving skills sharp and your imagination growing with an abundance of Lego bricks.

All ages are welcome. (Children 8 and under should be accompanied by an adult)

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GED & High School Completion Classes

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cheney
Meeting room
Spokane Community College Adult Education faculty work to create a supportive and inclusive environment in which student learning is the focus. Students receive instruction in math, science, social studies, writing, and more. Classes are tailored to the individual, allowing students to complete studies at their own pace. For more information and to enroll, please contact the SCC Adult Education department at 509.533.4600.
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Dollars and Sense: Give Yourself a Raise

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Medical Lake
Meeting room
Discover how to succeed with your budget and avoid money troubles in this workshop from SNAP Spokane. Learn how to take control of your money, make achievable goals, and recognize predators. Classes begin promptly. Late arrivals may not be seated.
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Floating Crowbar: Traditional Irish Music

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Deer Park
Meeting room
Floating Crowbar plays a high energy mix of Irish instrumental music and songs drawn from traditional and contemporary sources. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by listening to Irish music played on uilleann pipes, flute, whistle, banjo, and mandolin as well as fiddle and guitar.
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Lego Club

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Deer Park
Meeting room

Keep your engineering and problem solving skills sharp and your imagination growing with an abundance of Lego bricks.

All ages are welcome. (Children 8 and under should be accompanied by an adult)

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Thumbs-Up Thursday: STEM

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Otis Orchards
Meeting room

Everyone can be a scientist! We will do fun hands-on experiments and activities

All ages are welcome. (Children 8 and under should be accompanied by an adult)

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GED & High School Completion Classes

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cheney
Meeting room
Spokane Community College Adult Education faculty work to create a supportive and inclusive environment in which student learning is the focus. Students receive instruction in math, science, social studies, writing, and more. Classes are tailored to the individual, allowing students to complete studies at their own pace. For more information and to enroll, please contact the SCC Adult Education department at 509.533.4600.
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Dollars and Sense: Give Yourself a Raise

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
North Spokane
Meeting room
This event has been cancelled due to the library remodel project.
Discover how to succeed with your budget and avoid money troubles in this workshop from SNAP Spokane. Learn how to take control of your money, make achievable goals, and recognize predators. Classes begin promptly. Late arrivals may not be seated.
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