Magazine Sale

We are selling the old magazines that are on the back wall of the library.  We have Life magazine from 1937 to 2000, along with hundreds of other magazines.  Prices are 25 cents per issue or $2.00 per bound volume.

Interested in being part of a writing group?

If you would like to participate in a writing group that meets at the library, please fill out this form.

Writing Group

This form is to gauge interest in starting a writing group at the library.

Adult Services Librarian Job Opening

Adult Services Librarian

Opening at Asotin County Library, Clarkston, WA, for Adult Services Librarian

Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Library Director, this employee assists in the development of library policy, develops collections and programs, participates in development and administration of staff training and user instruction, and maintains professional and community contactsMajor areas of responsibility include planning, developing and coordinating programs and services for adults, collection development of adult resources, oversight of library marketing including social media, management of adult volunteers.

MLS degree from an ALA-accredited program required. Library experience and recent experience preferred. Send letter of application, resume and 3 professional references to Jennifer Ashby, 417 Sycamore, Clarkston, WA 99403-2666. Review of applications begins October 25th.

Planning a Trip?

Take a look at our new travel resource.  AtoZ World Travel contains 202 world city travel guides. These beautifully illustrated and up-to-date guides cover travel essentials, attractions, insiders’ information, excursions, nightlife, shopping, culture, cuisine, restaurants, health, security, language, maps, hotels, and lots more.

Poetry Contest

April is National Poetry Month and we’re having a contest!  You can pick up an entry form in the library or submit your poem online. Just fill out the form and scroll down to File and upload your poem. There are three age categories: gr. K-6, gr. 7-12, and Adult.  Poems entered must be contestant’s original work. Length of entry must not exceed one page, with a minimum of three lines.  Poems must be turned in by 5pm on April 22.  Asotin County Library reserves the right to reprint the work in its publications (newsletter and BiblioBoard).  Winners will be announced in early May and winning poems will be posted in the library.

Microsoft Excel Class

Anna Aldous will be teaching a free Microsoft Excel class beginning Feb. 13.  The class will be held from 6-8pm and will run on Mondays and Wednesdays until March 20.  There is no class on Feb. 20.  Call the library at 758-5454 to register or fill out the form below..

Library Job Opening

Library Assistant

Part-time, averages 10-18 hours per week.
Shifts will vary, will include evenings & weekends. Must be high school graduate and able to work at any Asotin County Library location.
Closes March 17th at 12 noon.

Job description available at Asotin County Library, 417 Sycamore St., Clarkston or here.

Job application available at the library or here.