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January 22, 2018

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Release Date: 01/11/2018
'Living Cultures': Photo Exhibits of Pacific Northwest Native and First Nations Cultures Open at The Seattle Public Library Jan. 13
The Library's exhibits and programs will explore the history, intent and legacy of Curtis and the Native cultures he photographed. A Native American Advisory Committee has been engaged to help guide this work.

Release Date: 12/26/2017
20th Anniversary of Seattle Reads to Feature ‘Homegoing' by Yaa Gyasi
In 1998, The Seattle Public Library launched a program to get Seattleites reading and discussing the same book. "Seattle Reads" is now an annual event and has been emulated in cities, states and countries around the world.

Release Date: 11/01/2017
The Seattle Public Library Adds Film Streaming Service, Kanopy
Film lovers asked for it; we got it! You can now watch more than 30,000 films from Kanopy, a streaming film service with a focus on classic and independent films. It's free for cardholders of The Seattle Public Library.

News Releases

Release Date: 01/18/2018
'El Club Latino' Meetings at The Seattle Public Library This Winter

Release Date: 01/17/2018
Piano Samplings From Seattle Philharmonic Orchestra at The Seattle Public Library Jan. 24

Release Date: 01/17/2018
Learn How to Speak Chinese at The Seattle Public Library's Free Classes Beginning Jan. 24

Release Date: 01/12/2018
Local Author Laurie Frankel Reads From 'This Is How It Always Is' at The Seattle Public Library Jan. 23

Release Date: 01/12/2018
'Fremont Fireside Chat': Local History at The Seattle Public Library Jan. 20

Release Date: 01/12/2018
Author Carmen Maria Machado Discusses Debut Book 'Her Body and Other Parties' at The Seattle Public Library Jan. 18

Release Date: 01/12/2018
History Café: Learn About Local History This Winter

Release Date: 01/11/2018
Kids Café: Free Meals for Kids and Teens at Three Library Locations

Release Date: 01/10/2018
Free Tax Assistance Available at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 01/08/2018
Practice Speaking Spanish at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 01/08/2018
Learn How to Start a Business at The Seattle Public Library Jan. 23

Release Date: 01/08/2018
Apply for Work With a Conviction History: Job-seeking Workshops at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 01/05/2018
Join the Seattle Times for '2017 Pictures of the Year' At The Seattle Public Library Jan. 11

Release Date: 01/05/2018
The Ladies Musical Club Performs Classical Music at The Seattle Public Library in January

Release Date: 01/05/2018
New Digital Collection at The Seattle Public Library: Seattle's 'Town Crier' Newspaper

Release Date: 01/04/2018
Organize Your Business Finances at The Seattle Public Library Jan. 9

Release Date: 01/04/2018
Drop-in Help With Veteran Services at The Seattle Public Library

Release Date: 01/04/2018
Enjoy a Lunchtime Thrilling Tale at The Seattle Public Library in January

Release Date: 01/04/2018
The Seattle Public Library Partners With Washington State Library to Offer Library Cards to Inmates Being Released in King County

Release Date: 12/30/2017
Open Mics and Poetry Readings at The Seattle Public Library in January