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December 20, 2014

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Attend Events & Classes : World Languages Programs

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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.

World Languages Programs

Are Library programs offered in languages other than English?

We offer events and classes in the following languages:

  • Spanish
    Book groups, story times, computer classes, author readings and cultural events
  • Chinese
    Book groups, story times, computer classes and cultural events
  • Russian
    Computer classes and cultural events
  • Vietnamese
    Computer classes and cultural events

 

To learn about upcoming World Languages programs, see the Calendar of Events in Spanish, Chinese, Russian and Vietnamese.

 

How much do World Languages programs cost?

All Library programs are free to the public, although some classes may require registration. Call 206-684-0849 for more information.

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