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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: 11/07/2012

Patricia Tanumihardja discusses 'The Asian Grandmothers Cookbook' Dec. 1 at The Seattle Public Library

Patricia Tanumihardja

Patricia Tanumihardja will discuss "The Asian Grandmothers Cookbook: Home Cooking from Asian American Kitchens" from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 at The Seattle Public Library, Columbia Branch, 4721 Rainier Ave. S.


The program is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. Free parking is available at the branch.


"The Asian Grandmothers Cookbook: Home Cooking from Asian American Kitchens" includes recipes from over a dozen Asian cultures, many never seen in print before.


Tanumihardja was born in Indonesia and raised in Singapore. She writes about food, travel and lifestyles through a multicultural lens. Tanumihardja has been published in numerous national and regional publications. She lives in Northgate.


This event is presented in partnership with Readers to Eaters. Books will be available for purchase and signing.


For more information, call the branch at 206-386-1908 or Ask a Librarian.

For more information contact:

Andra Addison, communications director

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