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All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25.

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Release Date: 05/18/2015
Google grant makes wi-fi ‘hotspot’ devices available for checkout at The Seattle Public Library
The Seattle Public Library has given Seattle residents another good reason to have a Library card.

Release Date: 05/08/2015
Show Your Stripes: Tigers at The Seattle Public Library
Tigers are roaming throughout The Seattle Public Library this summer! Why? To promote the 2015 Summer of Learning program called Wild Science!

Release Date: 02/26/2015
The Seattle Public Library to host Shakespeare's First Folio exhibition in 2016
The Seattle Public Library has been selected as Washington state's host site for "First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare," a national traveling exhibition of the Shakespeare First Folio, one of the world’s most treasured books. The exhibit will mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death.

News Releases

Release Date: 05/20/2015
Open mics and readings at The Seattle Public Library in June

Release Date: 05/20/2015
Traditional Chinese music and dance showcase at The Seattle Public Library June 6

Release Date: 05/18/2015
Google grant makes wi-fi ‘hotspot’ devices available for checkout at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 05/15/2015
Regional Naturalist Jack Nisbet reads at The Seattle Public Library June 9

Release Date: 05/14/2015
Friends of The Seattle Public Library Cookbook Sale June 6

Release Date: 05/13/2015
Hot Topics for Seniors and Senior Wannabes: 'Homelessness and the Library' at the Green Lake Branch June 11

Release Date: 05/13/2015
Stephanie Kallos reads from latest novel at The Seattle Public Library June 10

Release Date: 05/11/2015
Bike to Work Day: Stop by The Seattle Public Library's Commute Station May 15

Release Date: 05/07/2015
Build a Kite at The Seattle Public Library June 3

Release Date: 05/07/2015
Pop-Up Playground at The Seattle Public Library May 30

Release Date: 05/06/2015
Rick Moranis film series at the Greenwood Branch in June

Release Date: 05/06/2015
The Seattle Public Library adds more popular digital magazines to collection

Release Date: 05/05/2015
African-American Film Series at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 05/04/2015
Living Computer Museum joins The Seattle Public Library’s Museum Pass program

Release Date: 04/30/2015
Local Students Read From Their Writing May 20-21 at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 04/30/2015
'Health Care Options for New Immigrants' at The Seattle Public Library May 18

Release Date: 04/30/2015
Lunchtime Preview of Seattle Philharmonic Orchestra at The Seattle Public Library May 18

Release Date: 04/30/2015
The Seattle Public Library presents David McCullough on 'The Wright Brothers' June 14

Release Date: 04/30/2015
Celebrate African Cultures at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 04/28/2015
'Writing The Natural World' - a nature poetry workshop at The Seattle Public Library May 28