Friends of the Library’s stained glass window crafted by local artist Monte Moore at the Deer Park Library.
Deer Park Library will mark a significant milestone as it celebrates its 25th anniversary. The day promises to be filled with activities, refreshments, and live music. All while giving visitors the chance to appreciate the library’s architectural treasures.
The Deer Park Library is all set to commemorate its 25th year of enriching the lives of residents and fostering a love for literature. Visitors of all ages are invited to partake in a day brimming with activities and entertainment. From games to live music performances, there’s something for everyone. The event will also feature an opportunity to engage in bookmark-making, with the chance to win a prize.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Deer Park Library and the Spokane County Library District, this celebration is a testament to the community’s appreciation for this cultural hub. The event is scheduled for Saturday, November 4th, 2023, from 10am to 6pm in the Deer Park Library at 208 S. Forest St.
The library’s architectural beauty will be fully displayed, from its stunning stained-glass windows, some created by local artist Monte Moore, to the ceiling artwork. Visitors are encouraged to take a moment to enjoy the artistic craftsmanship that graces the building.
A complete musical lineup includes various talents for patrons to hear with a range of styles. Starting at 11:30am, Abe Kenney will showcase his mastery of classical guitar, Spanish guitar, and video game music. At 1pm, the Max Quartet, a saxophone ensemble, will play to the audience with a blend of classical, jazz, and popular tunes. The event culminates with Christopher Anderson, a gifted local violinist who plays in the Spokane Youth Symphony at 3:30pm.
For those curious about the library’s journey over the past quarter-century, a collection of scrapbooks will be available for perusal. These cherished volumes provide a unique insight into the history, growth, and accomplishments of the Deer Park Library.
As the community gathers to celebrate this significant milestone, the Deer Park Library stands as a beacon of learning and community engagement, promising to continue enriching the lives of its patrons for years to come.