While Spokane Public Library has some events and book lists in celebration of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we encourage you to continue appreciating and recognizing Asian American and Pacific Islander communities year-round. Read our statement in solidarity with the Asian American community here.


Virtual Events | Register by clicking the link

May 18 @ 6:30pm | Representation Matters: Choosing & Reading AAPI Children’s Books

May 19 @ 4pm | Meet the Artist – Remelisa Cullitan

May 25 @ 6:30pm | Celebrating Diversity: Our Differences Make Us Great 

May 26 @ 12pm | #InlandStrong Virtual Book Club: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

June 8 @ 6:30pm | Let’s Talk: How to Have Conversations About Race with Children


Book List and Films

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month | Community Members Book List

Standing Against Anti-Asian Violence | A Book List for Kids and Young Adults

Standing Against Anti-Asian Violence | A Book List

Asian American Studies on Kanopy