Calendar of Events

Header Image

Calendar of Events and Classes



This event will be recorded for future podcast.
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Events
Monday, July 24, 2017
6 pm
 
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: People are flocking to Seattle to live and work, but they need public spaces where they play, reflect, exercise and grow.
7 pm
 
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: A memoir of Utah wilderness, metaphysical transformation, ancestral immigration, and Charles Darwin.
Thursday, July 27, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 8:15 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Award-winning writer Inara Verzemnieks traces the journey of her Latvian family after it broke apart in the wake of World War II in "Among the Living and the Dead."
Thursday, August 10, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Join us for the second installment of a two-part series celebrating Seattle Center Festal.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Join a provocative history talk with authors Adrienne Maree Brown (Emergent Strategy), Michael Hardt (Assembly), and Scott Kurashige (The Fifty-Year Rebellion).
Thursday, August 17, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 8:15 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: From one of the most popular and bestselling authors of our time, a penetrating and hilarious new novel about sex, love, and identity on the frontlines of America’s culture wars.
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 8:10 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Join us for a showcase of authors who will be participating in the Seattle Urban Book Expo: include Zackery 'Shuja De'Peace' Driver, Nyree Ausler, Kenneth Martinez, and SUBE founder, J.L. Cheatham II.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Join us for an interactive community event about civics, culture and American identity.
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 8:10 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Join us for the launch of local rock star librarian Nancy Pearl’s debut novel, an emotionally riveting story about an unlikely marriage at a crossroads.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 8:10 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Art historian Barbara Johns will discuss Takuichi Fujii, a Japanese artist who was incarcerated during WWII. After her presentation, Johns will appear in conversation with Densho’s Tom Ikeda.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Who decides what you get to think? Libraries play an important role in protecting knowledge and your rights to unfettered access to information.
Saturday, October 14, 2017
7 pm
 
7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Summary: Celebrate the literature and incredible authors of Washington at this year's Washington State Book Awards! Free and open to the public.
View CalendarView CalendarPrintPrintQR Code