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September 25, 2016

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Release Date: 09/02/2016
The Seattle Public Library Hosts 'Seattle Writes' Workshops Sept. 10 – Dec. 11
The Seattle Public Library's 2016 Seattle Writes fall program series will feature over 25 writing workshops at several Library locations from Sept. 10 through Dec. 11. Learn how to start a novel, build an author platform on social media, develop a story's character, contribute to social change, develop a sparkling query letter, write a modern fairy tale and more.

Release Date: 09/01/2016
Explore Youth and Family Homelessness at The Seattle Public Library Through Mary Ellen Mark’s ‘Tiny: Streetwise Revisited’ Photo Exhibit, Sept. 15 Through Nov. 3
The Seattle Public Library will host “Tiny: Streetwise Revisited,” an exhibit of photographs by the late Mary Ellen Mark, from Thursday, Sept. 15 to Thursday, Nov. 3 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 8 Gallery, 206-386-4636.

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: 09/24/2016
The Seattle Public Library Presents ‘Bow-Wows and Books’ Reading Practice for Kids

Release Date: 09/23/2016
West Seattle Art Showcase Celebrates Silver Jubilee at The Seattle Public Library’s Southwest Branch

Release Date: 09/22/2016
Drink Coffee With Seattle's LGBT Commissioners at The Seattle Public Library Oct. 2

Release Date: 09/21/2016
Attend Workshops on Teaching Techniques for ESL Learners at The Seattle Public Library in October

Release Date: 09/21/2016
Read, Drink and Think at the Library's Second Annual 'Booktoberfest' From Oct. 1 to Oct. 30

Release Date: 09/20/2016
Enjoy Free Films at The Seattle Public Library in October

Release Date: 09/19/2016
'Raising Mixed Race': An Evening With Sharon Chang at The Seattle Public Library Sept. 29

Release Date: 09/19/2016
The Poet Is in: Neighborhood Poetry Workshops With Seattle's Civic Poet Claudia Castro Luna Begin Oct. 1 at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 09/18/2016
Seattle's Former Mayor Greg Nickels to Speak in Monthly History Series at The Seattle Public Library Sept. 18

Release Date: 09/16/2016
'Rainier Beach Heart & Soul: a Community Fair' Celebrates African-American Culture Oct. 1

Release Date: 09/16/2016
Outdoor Film Screening on Homeless Seattle Youth at the Olympic Sculpture Park Sept. 23

Release Date: 09/15/2016
Author Stacy Schiff Reads From 'The Witches' at The Seattle Public Library Sept. 27

Release Date: 09/14/2016
Learn How to Start a Business at The Seattle Public Library: Workshop Series Begins Sept. 29

Release Date: 09/14/2016
Washington Center for the Book Announces 2016 Washington State Book Award Finalists

Release Date: 09/13/2016
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead: Family Science Night at the Greenwood Branch Sept. 27

Release Date: 09/13/2016
Celebrate New Ballot Boxes at The Seattle Public Library on National Voter Registration Day Sept. 27

Release Date: 09/13/2016
Presidential and Vice Presidential Debate Screenings at The Seattle Public Library Begin Sept. 26

Release Date: 09/13/2016
Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the South Park Branch of The Seattle Public Library Sept. 24

Release Date: 09/13/2016
Biz Fair: Learn What You Need to Run a Business in One Day at Renton Technical College Sept. 24

Release Date: 09/13/2016
The Seattle Public Library Offers Free Homework Help for K-12 Students