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Release Date: 12/20/2016
2017 Seattle Reads to feature 'The Turner House' by Angela Flournoy
In 1998, The Seattle Public Library launched a program to get Seattleites reading and discussing the same book. "Seattle Reads" is now an annual event and has been widely emulated in cities, states and countries around the world.

Release Date: 12/01/2016
The Seattle Public Library Launches Online Meeting Room Reservations Dec. 1
Meeting rooms at branch libraries of The Seattle Public Library may now be reserved for dates beginning March 1, 2017 and beyond with a new meeting room reservation software at spl.org/spaces. Make, edit or cancel meeting room reservations from your Spaces account.

News Releases

Release Date: 04/21/2017
The Northeast Branch of The Seattle Public Library Holds Poetry Contest in April

Release Date: 04/21/2017
The Seattle Times Presents 'Portraits of Homelessness' at The Seattle Public Library May 4

Release Date: 04/20/2017
Learn How to Identify Fake News at The Seattle Public Library May 2

Release Date: 04/20/2017
Enjoy a Theatrical Performance of 'The Dybbuk' at The Seattle Public Library April 30

Release Date: 04/20/2017
Celebrate the Reopening of the Beacon Hill Branch of the Seattle Public Library April 30

Release Date: 04/19/2017
Jeffrey Karl Ochsner to Lecture on Seattleā€™s Architectural History at The Seattle Public Library April 29

Release Date: 04/19/2017
Basic Investing Seminar at The Seattle Public Library April 29

Release Date: 04/19/2017
Author Vaddey Ratner Discusses 'Music of the Ghosts' at The Seattle Public Library April 24

Release Date: 04/19/2017
The Seattle Public Library Offers Immigrant Rights & Family Safety Planning Workshops April 24 and May 8

Release Date: 04/14/2017
Estate Planning Seminar at The Seattle Public Library April 24

Release Date: 04/14/2017
Seattle Philharmonic Orchestra Performs at The Seattle Public Library April 23

Release Date: 04/13/2017
The Seattle Public Library Hosts 'Spilled Ink: Ballard High School Music and Art Night' April 22

Release Date: 04/13/2017
Managing Student Loan Debt: Presentation and Personal Consultations at The Seattle Public Library April 22

Release Date: 04/13/2017
UW Eye Institute Presentation on Vision Rejuvenation at The Seattle Public Library April 21

Release Date: 04/13/2017
Author James Osborne Discusses Memoir at The Seattle Public Library April 18

Release Date: 04/13/2017
Resource Open Houses for Business Owners and Entrepreneurs at The Seattle Public Library This Spring

Release Date: 04/12/2017
Able Accounts: Info Session for People With Disabilities at the Seattle Public Library April 19

Release Date: 04/12/2017
Jessamyn Stanley Discusses 'Every Body Yoga' at The Seattle Public Library April 21

Release Date: 04/11/2017
Transform Your Ideas About the Library: Celebrate National Library Week April 9-15

Release Date: 04/06/2017
Learn How to Speak Chinese at The Seattle Public Library's Free Classes Beginning April 12