Library closed Dec. 24 and 25
All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 24 and Christmas Day Thursday, Dec. 25.
Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog - Jan. 1
Between 6 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 1, the Library will be upgrading its electrical power system. During the upgrade, you will be able to search the catalog, but won't be able to log in, place holds, renew items or use other catalog features. The former Library catalog (Horizon Information Portal) will not be available at all. SPL Mobile, access to e-books, free music downloads and many databases and applications also will be unavailable.
Kids are invited to read books for a chance to win a bike! The Green Lake Branch is hosting a "Bikes for Books" reading program that runs from October 1 through December 13.
This bike drawing is open to children in first, second and third grades. Participants can enter their names once for every ten books read between October 1 and December 13.
On Saturday, December 13 at 11:30 a.m., the Green Lake Branch will hold a celebration where one girl and one boy will each win a bike, helmet and bike lock. Winners must be present to collect their prizes. All participants will receive certificates of accomplishment.
The Bikes for Books reading program is sponsored by Masonic Lodge #149 in Green Lake.
For more information, call 206-684-7547 or Ask a Librarian.