Stories tagged: drag queen story hour
UPDATED: Tue., July 23, 2019, 10:37 a.m.
Spokane County Libraries wants voters to know it didn’t host Drag Queen Story Hour as it seeks approval on levy
The Spokane County Library District hopes to avoid reductions in services through passage of a $2 million property tax increase to fund operations at the system’s 11 branches. But library …
Thu., July 4, 2019, 5 a.m.
Celebrating diversity is one of the six values adopted by the Spokane Public Library Board. If diversity is your highest value, all people and all viewpoints should be welcome.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 7 a.m.
A local pastor known for preaching that homosexuality is a choice and drag is a perversion, says he was wrongfully targeted by police and arrested during last Saturday’s Drag Queen …
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 1:35 p.m.
The Spokane Public Library on the South Hill hosted a Drag Queen Story Hour on Saturday for about 50 children and their families, but dozens of children were turned away …
Fri., June 14, 2019
Women have every right to be offended and outraged when a man dons womanface.
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
More than 250 attendees clapped and cheered at a panel discussion Thursday evening sparked by the Spokane Public Library’s scheduling of Drag Queen Story Hour.
UPDATED: Tue., June 11, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Libraries promote reading, but Spokane Public Library’s story-hour theme based on drag queens takes a particular stand on gender fluidity.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
Story time at the Spokane Public Libraries doesn’t normally attract protesters, or counterprotesters for that matter. Both “500 Mom Strong” and “500 Drag Queen Strong” plan to attend the Drag …