Virtual Talks From Bestselling Authors

Asotin County Library now offers a diverse mix of virtual programs from bestselling authors and thought leaders.

Expect 2 – 3 interactive programs each month with an opportunity for Q & A with the author.

The selected books and authors cover a wide range of fiction and non-fiction genres including historical fiction, contemporary fiction, romance, OwnVoices, poetry, business, personal growth, social justice, history, art, culture and more.

Learn more and register for these great events at https://libraryc.org/asotincountylibrary

Geraldine Brooks – Tuesday, December 6 at 4:00pm; register for online access. 
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Fredrick Backman –  Saturday, December 10 at 11:00am; register for online access
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Dr. Nicole Eustace – Wednesday, December 14 at 9:00am; register for online access. 

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Please contact Erin Kolb, adult services librarian, with any questions at adultservices@aclib.org or 509-758-5454.

Brought to you in partnership with the Library Speakers Consortium.

Computers, Internet and Technology

Digital Navigators are library staff members who can help with computer, internet and technology skills.  They can also help you find low-cost broadband (high-speed internet) and devices.

Examples of help include:

  • Basic computer skills
  • eBooks and digital audiobooks
  • Email, internet and social media
  • Finding affordable broadband and devices; help with applying for the Affordable Connectivity Program
  • Library online resources (databases)
  • Smartphones and tablets
  • Other computer or technology-related questions

Meet With A Digital Navigator

  • BY APPOINTMENT AT THE LIBRARY: Tuesdays 1:00-5:00pm and Wednesdays 10:00am-2:00pm. Make an appointment for help at the Downtown library branch by selecting a day and time from the calendar below. Complete the requested information and submit. If you need to cancel or reschedule, please phone the library at 509-758-5454.
  • Do you need to meet at another time? Email a Digital Navigator at techhelp@aclib.org to set-up a time to meet.

Let Us Know About Your Experience
How was your learning experience? Your feedback is important to us. After meeting with a Digital Navigator, please let us know how we did by completing a short survey. Thank you!

Teen Summer Bingo

MIddle school and high school students – Read Beyond the Beaten Path this summer!  Get a bingo and earn a chance for the $25 gift card drawing, get a blackout for a chance at the $75 grand prize!

Print the bingo card below or pick one up in either library.  Call or email Mary if you have questions – mneuman@aclib.org or 509-758-5454.

Teen Bingo 2022 (2)

Read Beyond the Beaten Path! Summer Reading for Kids

Join in the summer fun!  Earn prizes and badges this summer by reading and completing challenge activities.  Learn about reptiles, backcountry cooking, great art masterworks, navigating by compass,  and birds at the Programs in the Parks.  

Sign up online or in the library.

Online
Create a login here, and then finish the registration process.  You can use the online forms to track your reading and badges.
In the library
If you’d rather track your reading and badges on paper, come into the library (or call us) to register and pick up the reading log, badge challenge list and lanyard.

 

 

 

Adult Summer Book Bingo 2022

Book Bingo is a fun opportunity for adults to enjoy summer reading activities too! Book Bingo challenges you to read AND win prizes! Past participants share, “I love playing this game!” and “This motivated me to go through my home library to read new genres.”

Play!
Pick-up a Bingo Card at either the Downtown or Heights Library or print the card posted below.

Keep track of books you read June 10 through September 3 by writing the title & author in the matching square. Book titles may be used more than once, but if you want a bigger challenge try to read a different book for each square.

How Do I Win?
Learn more on the backside of the Bingo Card. Grand Prize is a $100 Visa Gift Card and an Asotin County Library Book Bag! Additional prizes include $10 gift cards to Kenzie’s Koffee and opportunities to win $25 gift cards to local businesses.

Need Reading Suggestions?
Visit bit.ly/SRPadult for a curated list. Ask Library Staff for book suggestions. Follow us on Facebook & Instagram for recommendations and new book highlights and visit our Reader’s Corner.

Special thank you to our Friends of Asotin County Library who support summer reading prizes and programs!

 

2022 Bingo Card