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Library Closed Monday, May 30

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30.

Hours Changes News Releases

Release Date: 04/15/2016
Ballard Branch of The Seattle Public Library Temporarily Closes May 9 for Improvements
The Ballard Branch, 5614 22nd Ave. N.W., will close effective Monday, May 9 for up to two months for refurbishing and interior improvements.

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Release Date: 12/17/2015
Rainier Beach Branch of The Seattle Public Library reopens Dec. 30

Release Date: 12/03/2012
All locations of The Seattle Public Library open Sunday in 2013; Play the 'Check-out Sunday Challenge'

Release Date: 08/09/2012
Seattle voters say 'yes' to more library hours, books and services

Release Date: 06/28/2012
The Seattle Public Library system to close Aug. 27 through Sept. 3 due to budget cuts

Release Date: 01/30/2012
New book drop hours at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 09/20/2010
The Seattle Public Library: Late opening on Sept. 30

Release Date: 07/19/2010
West Seattle Branch temporarily closes for roof repair beginning 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15

Release Date: 06/15/2010
The Seattle Public Library system to close Aug. 30 through Sept. 6 for budget cuts

Release Date: 01/06/2010
Reduced operating hours at The Seattle Public Library begin Feb. 3

Release Date: 08/24/2009
Stock up on books and pick up outstanding holds: The Seattle Public Library budget closure is Aug. 31 - Sept. 7

Release Date: 07/30/2009
Northeast Branch temporarily closes at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23 for refurbishing

Release Date: 06/03/2009
The Seattle Public Library system to close Aug. 31 through Sept. 7

Release Date: 10/03/2005
Newly expanded Lake City Branch, other city facilities open Oct. 22

Release Date: 07/08/2005
Southwest Branch closes a chapter: Doors expected to close for expansion project Aug. 6, 2005

Release Date: 05/18/2005
New International District/Chinatown Branch opens June 11

Release Date: 05/10/2005
Douglass-Truth Branch closes a chapter: Doors to close for expansion project May 22, 2005

Release Date: 04/22/2005
New Ballard Branch and Neighborhood Service Center open May 14

Release Date: 03/18/2005
Newly renovated Fremont Branch reopens April 16, 2005

Release Date: 03/16/2005
Existing Ballard Branch closes a chapter: Doors to close April 10, 2005 so new building can open May 14

Release Date: 06/29/2004
New Beacon Hill Branch opens July 10

Release Date: 06/09/2004
Expanded North East Branch opens June 26

Release Date: 05/26/2004
New High Point Branch opens June 19

Release Date: 04/21/2004
Seattle's dramatic new Central library opens May 23

Release Date: 03/09/2004
Renovated West Seattle Branch opens April 3

Release Date: 02/06/2004
Renovated Green Lake Branch reopens Saturday, March 6

Release Date: 01/22/2004
The Seattle Public Library system to close March 21 through March 27

Release Date: 01/06/2004
Expanded Rainier Beach Branch opens Saturday, Jan. 17, 2004

Release Date: 09/30/2003
Greenwood Branch closes a chapter: Doors close for construction Nov. 1, 2003

Release Date: 06/13/2003
The Seattle Public Library system to close Aug. 25 through Sept. 1