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September 18, 2014

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Release Date: 09/17/2014
The Seattle Public Library presents Banned! Books in Drag at Neighbours Nightclub Sept. 27
In celebration of Banned Books Week, The Seattle Public Library is hosting a free evening of drag and literature from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27 at Neighbours Nightclub, 1509 Broadway.

Release Date: 09/12/2014
September is Library Card Sign-up Month at The Seattle Public Library
Library Card Sign-up Month is a national celebration of public libraries and time to make sure that students have the most important school supply of all -- a free Library card. Here are 30 things you can do for free at The Seattle Public Library!

Release Date: 08/21/2014
Celebrate Seattle's favorite poems with former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky
Local luminaries, poets and community members will gather to read and celebrate Seattle's Favorite Poems from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18 at Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave.

News Releases

Release Date: 09/18/2014
Bring a bicycle to The Seattle Public Library's 'Sound Cycling' workshops Sept. 20 & Oct.18

Release Date: 09/18/2014
Lego Mania! at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 09/17/2014
The Seattle Public Library pops up in Belltown with The Garden of Forbidden Books Sept. 19

Release Date: 09/15/2014
Madrona-Sally Goldmark Branch temporarily closed Sept. 13-17

Release Date: 09/12/2014
Celebrate Busker Week and Busker Palooza! at the Central Library Sept. 15-19

Release Date: 09/11/2014
The Seattle Public Library offers free Homework Help

Release Date: 09/10/2014
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Douglass-Truth Branch of The Seattle Public Library Sept. 27

Release Date: 09/08/2014
Meet children's author and illustrator Aaron Becker at the Northeast Branch Sept. 18

Release Date: 09/08/2014
Easy vegetable fermenting workshop at the Lake City Branch Sept. 18

Release Date: 09/05/2014
Laila Lalami reads from her new novel 'The Moor's Account' at the Central Library Sept.16

Release Date: 09/05/2014
A conversation with local authors Daniel James Brown and David Laskin at the Central Library Sept.15

Release Date: 09/05/2014
Robin Williams Tribute Film Series at the Northgate Branch Sept. 14 - Nov. 2

Release Date: 09/04/2014
Discover Library resources for K-12 students at 'School Your Parents' Sept. 9 - 16

Release Date: 09/04/2014
Celebrate 40 years of busking in Seattle at the Central Library Sept. 8

Release Date: 09/03/2014
Washington Center for the Book announces 2014 Washington State Book Award finalists

Release Date: 08/29/2014
Celebrate intellectual freedom at Banned Books events Sept. 11 - Oct. 4

Release Date: 08/28/2014
Seattle Design Festival at The Seattle Public Library Sept. 13-14

Release Date: 08/28/2014
Seattle's Central Library is finalist for prestigious architecture award

Release Date: 08/27/2014
The Seattle Public Library hosts 'Seattle Writes' workshops in English & Spanish Sept. 6 - Nov. 30

Release Date: 08/21/2014
Prepare pets and store water for emergencies at The Seattle Public Library Sept. 16 - Nov. 18