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December 12, 2017

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Release Date: 11/28/2017
Temporary Green Lake Branch Closure Begins 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17
The Green Lake Branch, 7364 E. Green Lake Dr. N., 206-684-7547, will temporarily close at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17 for construction work to repair dry rot surrounding the skylight above the entry. The book drops also will close.

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: 12/07/2017
'Someday We'll All Be Free:' Community Panel Discussion on Criminal Justice Reform at The Seattle Public Library Dec. 15

Release Date: 12/07/2017
The Seattle Public Library Hosts Previews of Seattle Opera's 'Così Fan Tutte' Beginning Dec. 10

Release Date: 12/04/2017
The Seattle Public Library Has Winter Break Events for All Ages

Release Date: 12/02/2017
Doing Business With the City of Seattle: Workshops in Spanish at The Seattle Public Library Dec. 13 & 14

Release Date: 12/01/2017
Jimi Hendrix Exhibit at The Seattle Public Library Through February

Release Date: 12/01/2017
The Ladies Musical Club Performs Classical Music at The Seattle Public Library in December

Release Date: 12/01/2017
'Portrait of the Whole Person': Opening Reception for Student Artwork at the Montlake Branch Dec.11

Release Date: 11/30/2017
Lithuanian Extravaganza: Folk Songs and Dances at the Central Library Dec. 10

Release Date: 11/28/2017
Job Fair at The Seattle Public Library Dec. 5

Release Date: 11/28/2017
Award-winning Local Artist Juan Alonso-Rodríguez Talks of Cuban Roots at The Seattle Public Library Dec. 1

Release Date: 11/28/2017
Temporary Green Lake Branch Closure Begins 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17

Release Date: 11/23/2017
Open Mics and Poetry Readings at The Seattle Public Library in December

Release Date: 11/23/2017
Drop-in Help With Veteran Services at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 11/22/2017
The Northwest Youth Harp Ensemble Performs at The Seattle Public Library Dec. 2

Release Date: 11/21/2017
Enjoy A Lunchtime Thrilling Tale At The Seattle Public Library In December

Release Date: 11/21/2017
Write On: Washington State Library Hosts Two Literary Contests

Release Date: 11/20/2017
Rare 1802 Arrowsmith Map of North America Donated to The Seattle Public Library by Fox Rothschild Law Firm

Release Date: 11/20/2017
Peak Picks: High-Demand Titles. No Holds. No Wait. Pick Yours Up at The Seattle Public Library

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