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February 22, 2017

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Welcome Message from the city librarian

Welcome Message from the city librarian

In times of change, it is helpful for public institutions to reaffirm who they are and what they believe in. It's important you know that The Seattle Public Library continues to be a welcoming space for you.

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Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen

Pulitzer Prize-winner Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses his new collection of stories, "The Refugees," exploring immigration, identity, love and family, 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24 at Central Library.

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African American Genealogy

African American Genealogy

Learn techniques for identifying emancipated slaves and their prior slave-owners in a presentation by family history expert Janice Lovelace, Ph.D., 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25 at Central Library.

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PlayBack Launch Party

PlayBack Launch Party

Join us for live music to celebrate the newest additions to PlayBack, the Library's music streaming collection that highlights local talent, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28 at The Vera Project.

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