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Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
Join us for Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), a traditional Mexican celebration.
Our digital media learning programs are designed as a fun way for the community to learn how to use digital media to succeed at work, school, and life in general.
Encourage a love of learning and nurture your child’s development through our free early learning programs.
El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros (Children’s Day/Book Day)
El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros es una celebración a los niños y promueve la alfabetización familiar multicultural y multilingüe. / Children’s Day/Book Day celebrates children and promotes multicultural and multilingual family literacy.
Global Reading Challenge
The Global Reading Challenge is a Battle of the Books program for 4th and 5th graders enrolled in Seattle Public Schools.
Library Equal Access Program for Kids
Our events for kids are ADA accessible, and we can make accommodations with one week notice. We also sometimes offer ASL and Sensory Story Times.
Seattle Public Schools students and teachers get instant access to our online resources without a Library card.
Schools & Teachers
We offer many services to Seattle-area daycares, schools, and other community agencies serving kids and teens.
Our story times are active learning opportunities where kids of all ages enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian.
Summer of Learning
The Library has offered summer programs for Seattle youth since 1919 – next summer will be our 104th year of summer youth programming!
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Upcoming EventsAll Kids & Families Events
Staff Picks for Kids & FamiliesMore Staff lists for Kids & Families
Spotlight on Meg Medina, National Ambassador for Young People's Literature
For Kindergarteners & First Graders
For Second & Third Graders
For Fourth & Fifth Graders
The Big Book of Bling: Ritzy Rocks, Extravagant Animals, Sparkling Science, and More!
Alias Anna: A True Story of Outwitting the Nazis : Zhanna Arshanskaya : A Biography in Verse
The Big Book of Monsters: The Creepiest Creatures From Classic Literature