Browsed by
Tag: local organization

Libraries on the Move during Renovations

Libraries on the Move during Renovations

Last November, voters overwhelmingly approved the Spokane Public Library bond measure to remodel four existing libraries and build three new libraries. The two libraries closest to our neighborhood, Shadle Library and Downtown Library, will be closing this winter and temporarily relocating during renovations. Shadle Library will close on December 22, 2019. Their temporary location will be in Northtown Mall. This location will open on January 2, 2020. Downtown Library will close on February 29, 2020. Their temporary location will be…

Read More Read More

Growing Neighbors’ Fall Hoedown – October 1

Growing Neighbors’ Fall Hoedown – October 1

Growing Neighbors, a vendor at the Emerson Garfield Farmers Market, invites the community to an evening of festivities at their Fall Hoedown. Date: Tuesday, October 1 Time: 5-7:30pm Location: Shadle Park Presbyterian Church, 5508 N Alberta St (map) Farmyard Tours, Games, Community Dinner, Dancing, Storytelling and more Join Growing Neighbors for a celebration and fundraiser in support of Growing Neighbors! Entry is FREE, donations are welcome. More information can be found at GrowingNeighbors.org or by calling (509)327-5522.

SRTC Open House – September 17

SRTC Open House – September 17

Learn about the SRTC 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program and the transportation projects on the horizon. Date: Tuesday, September 17 Time: 3:30-5:30 pm Location: Spokane Community College, SCC Lair, 1810 N Greene St (map)

A Fond Farewell to Jeff Edwards of Corbin Senior Activity Center

A Fond Farewell to Jeff Edwards of Corbin Senior Activity Center

We learned that Jeff Edwards, Executive Director at Corbin Senior Activity Center, has taken a new position with Greater Spokane County Meals on Wheels. While we are sad to see him go, we are excited to see him off to his new venture. They are lucky to have him! Jeff is unable to attend the next Emerson-Garfield Neighborhood Council meeting so he asked us to share the following note with the neighborhood: I just wanted to take a quick minute…

Read More Read More

24/7 Library Celebration – July 17 at 3:30pm

24/7 Library Celebration – July 17 at 3:30pm

The Spokane Public Library is celebrating the one year anniversary of their 24/7 Library at the West Central Community Center. Meet at the kiosk at 3:30pm and then enjoy a children’s program. ‘Blast off on a Book! Out of this World Poetry with Kenn Nesbitt’ Children will create their own poem with a space themed craft along with refreshments provided by Numerica.