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February 12, 2016


Teens : 2012 Teen Podcasts

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Library Closed Monday, Feb. 15

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 15.


Possible service interruption in online Library services Feb. 13 - 14

The Library will be performing maintenance on our network. While we are not expecting service interruptions during this period, there might be brief interruptions in online services. You will be able to search the Bibliocommons catalog, but may not be able to log in, place holds, renew items or use other catalog features. The former Library catalog (Horizon Information Portal) may experience outages as well. SPL Mobile, access to e-books, free music downloads and many databases and applications also may be affected.

Listen to 2012 Teen Programs

Listen to teen author readings and Library events recorded from 2007 to 2009 by subscribing to the Library's Teens podcast or by downloading one of the audio programs listed below.


See the Calendar of Events & Classes for a complete list of upcoming programs for teens.


Audio Archive

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012

Teen Open Mic Night

Teen Open Mic Night, March 31
Teens from all over the city show off their poetry, dance, musical stylings, and more at this teen-run event.

Download Audio (mp3) [file size: 15 MB]


Young Urban Authors, July 14

Celebrate newly-published local teen authors and hear them read from their writings.

Download Audio (mp3) [file size: 28 MB]


Young Urban Authors, July 8

Teen authors share stories and poetry depicting teen life, love, emotions and street experiences growing up in the multicultural Southwest neighborhoods of Seattle.

Download Audio (mp3) [file size: 27 MB]


Writers in the Schools, May 23

Seattle high school students read their work.

Download Audio (mp3) [file size: 38 MB]


Writers in the Schools, May 22

Elementary and middle school student authors from all over Seattle read their work.

Download Audio (mp3) [file size: 28 MB]


Walter Dean Myers, April 21

Walter Dean Myers explains "Why Reading Is Not Optional," the theme for his term as National Ambassador for Young People's Literature.

Download Audio (mp3) [file size: 24 MB]


Audio Archive

2011 Teen Podcasts

2010 Teen Podcasts

2009 Teen Podcasts

2008 Teen Podcasts

2007 Teen Podcasts

2006 Teen Programs

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