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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.

Release Date: 12/15/2014
The Seattle Public Library rolls out new computer resources for public workstations
The Seattle Public Library is expanding technology access and learning resources for Library patrons. All Library locations now offer upgraded workstations, full access to Microsoft Windows and relaxed permissions for patrons.

News Releases

Release Date: 02/27/2015
The Seattle Public Library hosts preview lectures of Seattle Opera's 'Ariadne auf Naxos'

Release Date: 02/27/2015
Seattle Philharmonic Orchestra Preview Lecture At The Central Library March 23

Release Date: 02/25/2015
Great Seattle Seed Swap at the West Seattle Branch March 15

Release Date: 02/25/2015
Paul Beatty reads from 'The Sellout' at The Seattle Public Library March 18

Release Date: 02/24/2015
Friends Of The Seattle Public Library to provide free books to Seattle teachers

Release Date: 02/20/2015
Poet Deborah Bacharach reads from 'After I Stop Lying' at The Seattle Public Library March 15

Release Date: 02/20/2015
Film screening of 'Finding Mr. Right' at The Seattle Public Library March 14

Release Date: 02/20/2015
Elliot Ackerman reads from 'Green on Blue' at The Seattle Public Library March 10

Release Date: 02/17/2015
Network with government contractors at the 2015 Regional Contracting Forum March 10

Release Date: 02/13/2015
Free tax assistance in southeast Seattle consolidated to the Rainier Beach Branch

Release Date: 02/12/2015
Semi-finals for the 2015 Global Reading Challenge begin at The Seattle Public Library March 3

Release Date: 02/12/2015
Documentary film screening of 'Brothers in Arms' at The Seattle Public Library Feb. 14

Release Date: 02/12/2015
Medieval Women's Choir performs at The Seattle Public Library March 9

Release Date: 02/11/2015
Learn how to start a business at The Seattle Public Library March 5

Release Date: 02/11/2015
Build a robot at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 02/11/2015
The Ladies Musical Club performs at The Seattle Public Library in March

Release Date: 02/10/2015
Open mics and readings at The Seattle Public Library in March

Release Date: 02/05/2015
'From Script to Screen' local film forum at The Seattle Public Library Feb. 12

Release Date: 02/05/2015
2015 Seattle Reads to feature 'The Painter' by Peter Heller

Release Date: 02/05/2015
Weekly activities for youth at the Central Library