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November 17, 2017

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Library Closed Thursday, Nov. 23

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 23.

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Release Date: 11/01/2017
The Seattle Public Library Adds Film Streaming Service, Kanopy
Film lovers asked for it; we got it! You can now watch more than 30,000 films from Kanopy, a streaming film service with a focus on classic and independent films. It's free for cardholders of The Seattle Public Library.

Release Date: 10/25/2017
'Baseball: Culture in Cuba' Exhibit at The Seattle Public Library Nov. 1 Through Dec. 31
Baseball season may be over, but the sport lives on at The Seattle Public Library's latest exhibit Baseball: Culture in Cuba. Visit the gallery on Level 8 and the display on Level 5 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., where from Wednesday, Nov. 1 through Sunday, Dec. 31 you'll see photographs by renowned photojournalist Ira Block that reveal everyday life in Cuba with a focus on baseball.

Release Date: 10/24/2017
New Print and Copy System Being Installed at The Seattle Public Library in November
This November, The Seattle Public Library is upgrading to a new print and copy system to offer patrons more options for printing. Public printers and copiers at all Library locations will be replaced.

News Releases

Release Date: 11/16/2017
Natalie Diaz and John Freeman Read at The Seattle Public Library Dec. 5

Release Date: 11/14/2017
Experience the Poetry and Songs of Valeria Viniarskaia at The Seattle Public Library Nov. 25

Release Date: 11/14/2017
Seattle is a City of Literature

Release Date: 11/14/2017
The Seattle Public Library Presents 'Carnal Knowledge' Nov. 18

Release Date: 11/13/2017
Startup Weekend: Design for Education at the Central Library Nov. 17-19

Release Date: 11/13/2017
Teens: Give Feedback on Startup Ideas, Get Service Hours at the Central Library Nov. 18

Release Date: 11/13/2017
Apply for Work With a Conviction History: Job-seeking Workshops at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 11/13/2017
'Rent Smart': Bilingual Affordable Housing Help Offered at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 11/13/2017
Drop-in Help With Diabetes at The Seattle Public Library Nov. 19

Release Date: 11/09/2017
Writing Fellows From Local Jack Straw Program Read at The Seattle Public Library Nov. 18

Release Date: 11/08/2017
'The Color of the Law:' Richard Rothstein Discusses Systemic Racial Segregation in America Nov. 16

Release Date: 11/07/2017
Free Drop-in Help With Health Care Enrollment at the Lake City Branch of The Seattle Public Library Nov. 14

Release Date: 11/07/2017
Food Entrepreneurs: Network at the Lake City Branch of The Seattle Public Library Nov. 13

Release Date: 11/07/2017
Community Stories: Interactive Readings at The Seattle Public Library Nov. 13

Release Date: 11/02/2017
Build a Robot at The Seattle Public Library Nov. 10 & 12

Release Date: 11/02/2017
The Seattle Public Library Hosts Jeffrey Eugenides at Seattle First Baptist Church Nov. 10

Release Date: 11/02/2017
Dissolving Childhood Friendships: Claire Messud Reads From 'The Burning Girl' at The Seattle Public Library Nov. 10

Release Date: 11/02/2017
Read With Pride 2017: LGBTQIA Romance Fiction Conference at The Seattle Public Library Nov. 4

Release Date: 11/01/2017
Build, Invent and Learn With Hands-on STEM Activities at The Seattle Public Library's 'Tinkerlab' in November

Release Date: 10/31/2017
Holiday Better Book Sale to Benefit Library: Nov. 11 at North Seattle College