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Release Date: 02/26/2015
The Seattle Public Library to host Shakespeare's First Folio exhibition in 2016
The Seattle Public Library has been selected as Washington state's host site for "First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare," a national traveling exhibition of the Shakespeare First Folio, one of the world’s most treasured books. The exhibit will mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death.

Release Date: 12/15/2014
The Seattle Public Library rolls out new computer resources for public workstations
The Seattle Public Library is expanding technology access and learning resources for Library patrons. All Library locations now offer upgraded workstations, full access to Microsoft Windows and relaxed permissions for patrons.

News Releases

Release Date: 03/26/2015
Author discusses 'Lincoln Assassin Who Got Away' at The Seattle Public Library April 15

Release Date: 03/25/2015
'Hot Topics for Seniors and Senior Wannabes: Social Privilege' at the Green Lake Branch April 9

Release Date: 03/23/2015
Robin Holcomb and Peggy Lee in concert at The Seattle Public Library April 5

Release Date: 03/23/2015
Latina Tech: Technology workshops taught in Spanish at The Seattle Public Library in April

Release Date: 03/23/2015
Artist talk: '3-D printing and publishing' at The Seattle Public Library April 8

Release Date: 03/20/2015
The Seattle Public Library hosts 'Bikes for Books' reading program for kids at the Green Lake Branch

Release Date: 03/20/2015
Ruth Kirk discusses 'Ozette: Excavating A Makah Whaling Village' at The Seattle Public Library April 19

Release Date: 03/20/2015
The Ladies Musical Club performs at The Seattle Public Library in April

Release Date: 03/20/2015
'An Evening of Poetry' at The Seattle Public Library April 6

Release Date: 03/20/2015
Theater preview: 'Beau Jest' at the Northeast Branch April 5

Release Date: 03/19/2015
'Best Of NFFTY' film festival at The Seattle Public Library April 4

Release Date: 03/19/2015
Film festival: Classic Westerns at the University Branch this spring

Release Date: 03/19/2015
Money Smart Week at The Seattle Public Library April 18-28

Release Date: 03/19/2015
Film screening of 'Oil & Water' at The Seattle Public Library April 1

Release Date: 03/17/2015
Per Petterson reads at The Seattle Public Library April 13

Release Date: 03/17/2015
'Exploring and Comparing Filipino and Latino Mythologies' at The Seattle Public Library April 11

Release Date: 03/17/2015
Local author Rita Wirkala reads at The Seattle Public Library April 4

Release Date: 03/17/2015
Finals and 20th anniversary for the Global Reading Challenge at The Seattle Public Library March 24

Release Date: 03/16/2015
Poetry Month: open mics and readings at The Seattle Public Library in April

Release Date: 03/16/2015
The Seattle Public Library joins 'Safe Place' network for teens