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Librarian Spotlight: Roberta Meredith

Librarian Spotlight: Roberta Meredith

In the latest Shelf Talk series celebrating our 125th anniversary, we remember librarian Roberta Meredith, head of the University Branch during 30 years of growth and modernization.

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Find It On Friday

Find It On Friday

Celebrate new Friday open hours with collectible branch trading cards, available in July and August at High Point, International District/Chinatown, South Park, and University branches.

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Dorthe Nors

Dorthe Nors

Dorthe Nors reads from her new novella "So Much for That Winter," an exploration of how we shape and understand experience, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 30 at the Capitol Hill Branch.

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Summer of Learning

Summer of Learning

Patrons of all ages can stay engaged during the Library's 2016 Summer of Learning, from programs, games and activities for children and teens, to Summer Book Bingo for adults.

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Discover Special Collections

Discover Special Collections

Get a peek into the Seattle Room and our Special Collections through six exciting tours. Sign up for the first tour, on Seattle's People and Cultures, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 12.

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