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November 18, 2017


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Service interruption in the Library's Online Catalog - Nov. 19

Between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19, our Bibliocommons catalog will be unavailable for up to two hours for system maintenance. During that time, please use our classic catalog.

Library Closed Thursday, Nov. 23

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 23.

Creative writing workshops in Spanish

Creative writing workshops in Spanish

Take a creative writing workshop in Spanish at the Library! These workshops will be offered in Spanish and led by award-winning author Maria de Lourdes Victoria, whose works have been published internationally.


Each workshop focuses on a different topic:

  • Writing memories
  • Suspense-filled plots
  • Short stories
  • Narration


Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is required. To sign up, call 206-684-0849.


Central Library
1000 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104



10 am - 8 pm


10 am - 8 pm


10 am - 8 pm


10 am - 8 pm


10 am - 6 pm


10 am - 6 pm


Noon - 6 pm

Regional Manager:
Karen Spiel

Book Drop Hours


  • Monday - Friday
    6 am - 10 pm
  • Saturday - Sunday
    9:30 am - 6 pm

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