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February 14, 2016

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Delridge Branch : Art at the Branch

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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.

Art at the Delridge Branch

The Seattle Public Library board of trustees selected metal artists Nick Lyle and Jean Whitesavage to design artwork for the new Delridge Branch, launching the first branch art project under the "Libraries for All" building program. The artists collaborated and made the artwork themselves out of hand-forged steel, using native plants found along nearby Longfellow Creek as inspiration. Photos of original artwork provided by Whitesavage & Lyle Inc. Jean Whitesavage and Nick Lyle© 2002.

 

Trillium tower

Trillium Tower

 

Stream Orchid

Stream orchid

Bunchberry

Bunchberry

 

Oregon Grape

Oregon grape

 

The large image above - the "trillium tower" - is mounted above the main entrance to the library and is flanked by the artwork shown in the smaller images.

 

The huckleberry branch and the willow leaf bench are mounted at ground level in the main entryway.

 

Bleeding Heart

Bleeding heart

 

Huckleberry

Huckleberry

 

Huckleberry and willow leaf bench

Willow leaf bench

Huckleberry and willow leaf bench

 

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Delridge Branch
5423 Delridge Way S.W.
Seattle, WA 98106
206-733-9125

Hours:

Mon:

1 pm - 8 pm

Tue:

1 pm - 8 pm

Wed:

11 am - 6 pm

Thu:

11 am - 6 pm

Fri:

Closed

Sat:

11 am - 6 pm

Sun:

1 pm - 5 pm


Regional Manager:
Jane Appling
 

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