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Library Closed Monday, May 29

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29.


Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog – May 28 and May 29

The Library will be performing maintenance on our catalog starting at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 28 - 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 29. During this time, you will be able to search the Bibliocommons catalog, but will not be able to log in, place holds, renew items or use other catalog features. The former Library catalog (Horizon Information Portal), SPL Mobile, access to e-books, free music downloads and many databases and applications also will be unavailable.

Library News Release

Release Date: 10/17/2013

The Seattle Public Library presents conversation with Seattle Times' Nancy Leson and local chefs and restaurateurs Nov. 14

“Still Crazy (Good) After All These Years: Restaurants That Keep Us Coming Back for More"

Join Seattle Times food writer  Nancy Leson for "Still Crazy (Good) After All These Years: Restaurants That Keep Us Coming Back for More," a discussion with four local chefs and restaurateurs, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14 at Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave.


Library events are free and open to the public. Tickets and registration are not required. Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. and seating is first-come, first-served. Parking is available in adjacent pay lots. Discounted parking is available in the main Convention Center garage with a voucher obtained from Town Hall staff.


Leson will moderate a discussion with Lark's John Sundstrom, Hajime Sato of Mashiko, Holly Smith of Café Juanita and Rick Yoder of Wild Ginger.


This event is supported by The Seattle Public Library Foundation, author series sponsor Gary Kunis and media sponsor The Seattle Times. It is presented in partnership with The Elliott Bay Book Co. Books will be available for purchase and signing.


For more information, call the Library at 206-386-4636 or Ask a Librarian.

For more information contact:

Andra Addison, communications director

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