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December 22, 2014


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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.

Teen Advisory Group

Need service learning credit? Become a teen adviser

Teens can earn service learning credit as Teen Advisers at the Northeast Branch this summer. Snacks and fun provided!

Here are some examples of what Teen Advisers at the Northeast Branch will be doing this summer:

  • Help out with programs
  • Complete a digital project on your own or with a group
  • Give feedback on Library issues that affect teens
  • Help shape future library programs

Must be able to attend meetings on June 25th, July 23rd, and August 27th, from 3-4:30 p.m, and help with programs on at least 4 of the following dates and times:

Teen Programs, every Thursday, 2:30-5:30 p.m.
July 10, 17, 24 & 31
August 7, 14, 21 & 28

Children's Programs
July 19, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  
July 28, 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.      
August 26, 10 a.m.-Noon

How to Apply

Fill out the application PDF and return it to the Northeast branch by June 15th for consideration. For more information, contact Jessica Lucas at 206-684-753.

Central Library
1000 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104



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