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August 31, 2016


Teens : Summer of Learning

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Library Closed Monday, Sept. 5

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5.

Summer of Learning

Teen Summer of Learning 2016: Explore! Make! Grow! Try! Share!

Welcome to The Seattle Public Library's Summer of Learning program for TEENS! We are happy to offer free programs, performances and workshops all over the city, all summer long.

Read to Win! How to Play:


  • Pick up a Teen Summer of Learning guide at your Library location or check it out here.
  • Complete one or more of these reading challenges:

EXPLORE!  Read a book in a new genre, something you don’t normally read.

GROW!  Learn about people, places and careers, or start planning your own future by reading something non-fiction.

MAKE!  Create something and tell us about it – what did you make and how did you learn to do it?

o	SHARE!  Recommend a favorite book, series, writer or fan fiction, in digital or print format..

TRY!  Experience a new format like a graphic novel, e-book, audiobook, blog, or a novel in verse.

  • Enter once for each challenge you complete, for up to 5 chances to win a fabulous prize. Entry forms available at all branches of The Seattle Public Library.
  • Need help or ideas? Visit your branch's Teen Center or Ask a Librarian


We thank our sponsors

The Seattle Public Library Foundation Nordstrom  

The 2016 Summer of Learning program is funded by generous donations from The Seattle Public Library Foundation and Nordstrom.