Trivia Championship

When was the Library Foundation established?

1989 by Ned Barnes and Mary Giannini

How much library support has been provided?

Over $170,000 in the last 5 years.

How do people support the library foundation?

By pledging monthly financial support.

How many people does the SPLF serve?

219,190 Spokane citizens

What is the Spokane Trivia Championship?

  • The Trivia Championship, a benefit for the library, is a knowledge bowl of three-person teams competing to be the Spokane Trivia Champions.

When is the Trivia Championship?

  • Typically held the second Thursday in November in the downtown library.
  • Note:  Due to the downtown library remodel the next scheduled event is November 2022.

How can you participate?

  • You can participate on either an individual or corporate team or come and watch for free and enjoy a cash/card bar, $1 and $5 raffles, and engaged audience participation.

What should you expect?

  • Questions are asked in these areas: pop culture, literature, sports, history and geography, and current events. Two teams in each round will advance to the final round.
  • The team with the most correct answers becomes the Trivia Champions. Audience members  “play along” for their own prizes.

Next Steps:

  • Plan on participating in the future and providing your support for the Spokane Public Library Foundation.
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