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August 23, 2016

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Release Date: 02/05/2016
2016 Seattle Reads to feature 'We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves' by Karen Joy Fowler
In the 18th year of the series, The Seattle Public Library will feature "We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves" by Karen Joy Fowler. Fowler will visit Seattle May 20-22, 2016, to talk with readers about her novel. Details and a schedule of events will be announced in mid-February.

Release Date: 01/29/2016
The Seattle Public Library celebrates 125th Anniversary
The Seattle Public Library is currently celebrating 125 years of service to the community.The Library includes 26 branch locations and the world-renowned Central Library. Last year, there were nearly 13 million visits to the Library and more than 11.5 million books and materials checked out.

News Releases

Release Date: 08/18/2016
Beat the Heat at The Seattle Public Library This Summer

Release Date: 08/16/2016
Meet Seattle's LGBT Commissioners at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 28

Release Date: 08/16/2016
Impulsa Tu Negocio - Estrategias De Mercadotecnia en La Biblioteca Pública De Seattle 23 De Agosto

Release Date: 08/16/2016
'Geisha of a Different Kind': LGBTQ Author Reading and Panel Discussion at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 22

Release Date: 08/12/2016
The Seattle Public Library Seeks Mentors For K-12 Students For 2016-2017 School Year At Southeast Seattle Branches

Release Date: 08/12/2016
Learn How to Research Family History at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 29 and Sept. 12

Release Date: 08/12/2016
Technology Petting Zoo: Explore the Future, Dust Off the Past at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 27

Release Date: 08/11/2016
Take a Virtual Field Trip to Yellowstone National Park at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 23

Release Date: 08/11/2016
Make Art With Children's Book Illustrators at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 19

Release Date: 08/11/2016
History Café: 'History Ahoy! The Ships of Lake Union Park' at MOHAI Aug. 18

Release Date: 08/08/2016
Playback: Local Music Collection Launches at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 8

Release Date: 08/04/2016
University Branch of The Seattle Public Library Reopens Monday, Aug. 8 After Construction

Release Date: 08/02/2016
Ice Cream Story Times at the Capitol Hill Branch Aug. 29 and Aug. 31

Release Date: 08/02/2016
Discover The Seattle Public Library's Special Collections: Tours Offered Through October

Release Date: 08/02/2016
Author Sarah Jaffe Discusses 'Necessary Trouble' at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 22

Release Date: 08/01/2016
'Beyond Google: Free Market Research' Business Workshops at The Seattle Public Library on Aug. 22 and Aug. 25

Release Date: 07/29/2016
'Southwest Stories': Monthly History Series at The Seattle Public Library in August and September

Release Date: 07/29/2016
Summer on the Plaza: Outdoor Performances at Seattle's Central Library in August

Release Date: 07/29/2016
Film Screening of 'Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train a Comin'' at The Seattle Public Library Aug. 13

Release Date: 07/29/2016
Open Mics and Poetry Readings at The Seattle Public Library in August