What's Happening: Week of Aug. 28

Summer programming is winding down in our libraries. Now we can start featuring our school-year programming and some of the great fall programs we have coming up. Many of our libraries hold story and craft times several days a week for babies, toddlers, school-aged children and families. Check our online calendar for locations near you.

Here are a few of the special programs happening in our branch libraries this week!

End of Summer parties

  • Twisp: 11 a.m. Tuesday, games, crafts, ice cream and prizes.
  • Winthrop: 2 p.m. Tuesday, crafts, parachute play, refreshments, and prizes.

Bradford Loomis performs

Folk musician Bradford Loomis begins his three-week tour of several of our libraries this week, starting at Ephrata Public Library, Thursday at 7 p.m.

STEM programs

  • Chelan: Lego storytelling, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
  • Curlew: Makerspace, 2 p.m. Friday.
  • Ephrata: Mini makerspace, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
  • Moses Lake: Lego building club, 4 p.m. Friday.

Special story times

  • Chelan: Story time at the Farmer's Market, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Riverwalk Park.
  • Moses Lake: Adults with special needs story time, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.
  • Omak: Story time at the Farmer's Market. 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.
  • Twisp: Adventure story time, reading a chapter book with an adventure theme, 11 a.m. Tuesday.
  • Wenatchee: Family story time, 11 a.m. Saturday.

Other highlights

  • Curlew: Knitters group, 1 p.m. Thursday.
  • Quincy: Infamous Boys Book Club, 3 p.m. Tuesday; Boredom Busters-board games, card games, Legos and more, 2 p.m. Saturday.
  • Tonasket: Sign language and deaf culture book club, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
  • Waterville: Stitch Sisters, knitters and crocheters, 10 a.m. Wednesday.