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Release Date: 02/05/2016
2016 Seattle Reads to feature 'We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves' by Karen Joy Fowler
In the 18th year of the series, The Seattle Public Library will feature "We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves" by Karen Joy Fowler. Fowler will visit Seattle May 20-22, 2016, to talk with readers about her novel. Details and a schedule of events will be announced in mid-February.

Release Date: 01/29/2016
The Seattle Public Library celebrates 125th Anniversary
The Seattle Public Library is currently celebrating 125 years of service to the community.The Library includes 26 branch locations and the world-renowned Central Library. Last year, there were nearly 13 million visits to the Library and more than 11.5 million books and materials checked out.

News Releases

Release Date: 05/05/2016
Steve Olson presents on Mount St. Helens at The Seattle Public Library May 16

Release Date: 05/05/2016
Chinese Theater Performance: 'Graduate' at The Seattle Public Library May 15

Release Date: 05/05/2016
Author Chris Cleave Reads From 'Everyone Brave Is Forgiven' at The Seattle Public Library May 10

Release Date: 05/05/2016
Learn How to Promote a Business at The Seattle Public Library May 9

Release Date: 05/05/2016
Exhibit of Historic Fremont Buildings on Display at The Seattle Public Library in May

Release Date: 05/04/2016
The Ladies Musical Club Performs at The Seattle Public Library in May

Release Date: 05/03/2016
Open Mics and Poetry Readings at The Seattle Public Library in May

Release Date: 05/02/2016
The Seattle Public Library Hosts 'Spilled Ink: Ballard High School Music and Art Night' May 7

Release Date: 05/02/2016
Drop-in Art Activities Begin May 5 at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 05/02/2016
The Seattle Public Library Hosts Dance Preview Lecture of 'Illuminatio: Yo Soy' May 4 & 10

Release Date: 04/29/2016
Join The Seattle Public Library for 2016 Seattle Reads 'We Are All Completely Besides Ourselves' by Karen Joy Fowler

Release Date: 04/29/2016
African-American Film Festival at The Seattle Public Library May 5 - June 25

Release Date: 04/29/2016
Enjoy Free Films at The Seattle Public Library in May

Release Date: 04/29/2016
Learn How to Research Family History at The Seattle Public Library May 2 & 9

Release Date: 04/29/2016
'Make Change': Debt Education Workshop at The Seattle Public Library May 2

Release Date: 04/27/2016
'Rent Smart': Bilingual Affordable Housing Help Offered at The Seattle Public Library in May and June

Release Date: 04/27/2016
'Medicare Made Clear': Four Health Care Workshops at The Seattle Public Library April 30 to June 11

Release Date: 04/27/2016
3-D Printing Workshops This Spring at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 04/27/2016
Seattle Sudden: A Flash Fiction Reading at The Seattle Public Library April 30

Release Date: 04/27/2016
The Seattle Public Library Presents a Writing Workshop and Poetry Reading With Washington State Poet Laureate April 29