About the Library

Library News Releases

Header Image

RSS FeedLibrary News Releases

Release Date: 07/16/2014
The Seattle Public Library launches self-publishing contest
Library card holders ages 18 and up are invited to enter The Seattle Public Library’s first e-book self-publishing contest. Write a book, publish it on Smashwords then submit the e-book to the Library. Up to three winners will be added to the Library's e-book collection.

Release Date: 07/09/2014
The Seattle Public Library seeks volunteers to assist students with homework for upcoming school year
The Seattle Public Library is seeking Homework Help volunteers to assist K-12 students with homework assignments at 11 branch locations.

Release Date: 07/02/2014
Daniel James Brown reads from 'The Boys In The Boat' July 26 At The Seattle Public Library
Hear Daniel James Brown read from "The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics," the inspiring story of the 1936 University of Washington crew team, from 2 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Saturday, July 26 at The Seattle Public Library, Ballard Branch, 5614 22nd Ave. N.W.

More News

Release Date: 07/23/2014
Amy Bloom reads from 'Lucky Us' Aug. 4 at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 07/23/2014
Free drop-in health care counseling at the Beacon Hill Branch Library

Release Date: 07/18/2014
Local marine artist and historian discusses Pacific Northwest and Alaska fishermen and their vessels

Release Date: 07/18/2014
Author John Crowley presents new work July 29 at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 07/18/2014
Celebrate the end of Ramadan at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 07/18/2014
Enjoy free summer films for all ages at the Northgate Branch Library

Release Date: 07/15/2014
The Seattle Public Library hosts South Seattle College information sessions

Release Date: 07/15/2014
Tai Shan performs 'Living Fiction" outdoors July 17 at the West Seattle Branch Library

Release Date: 07/10/2014
Discuss end-of-life care for aging loved ones at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 07/10/2014
Enjoy Lunchtime Seafair Stories in July at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 07/10/2014
Watch the World Cup Championship at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 07/09/2014
The Seattle Public Library hosts free screenings of 'Hitchcock by the Decade: 1927-1972' this summer

Release Date: 07/08/2014
The Seattle Public Library hosts Outdoor Reading Fun July 10

Release Date: 07/08/2014
Val Schroeder reads from 'Exploring Camano Island' July 9 At The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 07/01/2014
The Seattle Public Library pops up with 'Open Air' outdoor locations beginning in July

Release Date: 06/27/2014
The Seattle Public Library hosts The Sketchbook Project's mobile library and Sketchers Meet-Ups July 10-12

Release Date: 06/25/2014
Jet City Improv performs live comedy sketches Aug. 8 at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 06/25/2014
William Wyckoff discusses 'How to Read the American West: A Field Guide' July 16 at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 06/19/2014
Anna Mia Davidson discusses 'Human Nature: Sustainable Farming in the Pacific Northwest' July 15 at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 06/17/2014
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Magnolia Branch of The Seattle Public Library July 1